Pakistan Liquid Foreign Reserves Up by $777mn

The total liquid foreign reserves held by the country stood at $16,036.7 million on Feb 13, 2015, the central bank said Thursday.

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According to a handout issued by State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) the break-up of the foreign reserves position is as under.

(i) Total liquid foreign reserves: $16,036.7 million

(ii) Foreign reserves in the SBP treasury: $11,194.2 million

(iii) Net foreign reserves in the vaults of commercial banks: $4,842.5 million

During the week ending Feb 13, 2015, SBP’s liquid foreign reserves increased by $ 777 million to $11,194 million compared to $10,417 million in the previous week. During the week SBP received $717 million on account of Coalition Support Fund (CSF).