The total liquid foreign reserves held by the country stood at US$14,802.5 million on 25January2019.The break-up of the foreign reserves position is as under:-
Foreign reserves held by the State Bank of Pakistan : US$ 8,154.3 million
Net foreign reserves held by commercial banks : US$ 6,648.2 million
Total liquid foreign reserves : US$ 14,802.5 million
During the week ending 25January2019, SBP received inflows of US$1,000 million each from Saudi Arabia and UAE as placement of funds. After taking into account outflows relating to external debt and other official payments, SBP reserves increased by US$1,518 million during the week.