KARACHI: The total liquid foreign reserves held by the country stood at $18,500.8m on 18 Sept 2015. The break-up of the foreign reserves released by Central Bank, the foreign reserves held by the State Bank of Pakistan stood at $13,496.2m, net foreign reserves held by banks are $5,004.6m, thus total liquid foreign reserves reached at $18,500.8m. During the week ending 18 September 2015, SBP’s Liquid FX Reserves decreased by $194 million to $13,496 million, compared to $13,690 million in the previous week.–Staff Reporter

Decrease in reserves is on account of external debt servicing during the week.