The total liquid foreign reserves held by the country stood at US$ 12,855.7 million as of 22-Dec-2023. The break-up of the foreign reserves position is as under:

i) Foreign reserves held by the State Bank of Pakistan: US$ 7,757.1 million

ii) Net foreign reserves held by commercial banks : US$ 5,098.6 million

iii) Total liquid foreign reserves : US$ 12,855.7 million

During the week ended on 22-Dec-2023, SBP’s reserves increased by US$ 852 million to US$ 7,757.1 million mainly due to receipt of official GoP inflows.