January 29, 2013 / 6:02 AM / in 5 years

TABLE - Pakistan economic indicators - Jan 29

DAILY INDICATORS
    
                                 MONDAY        PREVIOUS
 Floating Interbank Rate (Rs/$)  97.68/97.74   97.68/97.74
 Rupee/US$ (kerb market)         98.80/99.20   98.70/99.00
 Karachi 100-share index         17,004.99     17,056.36
 Gold (Karachi) Rs/10 gm         53,485        54,042
    
                CENTRAL BANK AUCTIONS
 
 Treasury bill auction results:                     
 Cut-off yield (pct) at auction on       Jan 23     Jan 9
 Three-months bills                      9.0942     9.1848
 Six-month bills                         9.1645     9.2084
 12-month bills                          9.2553     9.2792
 Pakistan Investment Bond (PIB) auction             
 results                                            
 Cut-off yield (pct) at auction on       Jan 16     Dec 6
 three-year PIB                          Bids       10.3995
                                         Rejected   
 five-year PIB                           Bids       10.9347
                                         Rejected   
 10-year PIB                             Bids       11.4206
                                         Rejected   
 20-Year PIB                             No Bids    No Bids 
                                         Received   Received
    
                  WEEKLY INDICATORS
     
 Week ending                       Jan 18       Jan 11
 Total liquid frx reserves        $13.705 bln  $13.782 bln
 Forex held by central bank        $8.809 bln   $8.951 bln
 Forex held by commercial banks    $4.896 bln   $4.831 bln
    
                  MONTHLY INDICATORS
     
                                LAST          PVS
 Consumer price index   Dec     n/a           n/a
 Change mth/mth (pct)   Dec     0.23          0.39
 Change yr/yr (pct)     Dec     7.93          6.93
 Wholesale price index  Dec     n/a           n/a
 Change mth/mth (pct)   Dec     0.4           0.4
 Change yr/yr (pct)     Dec     9.6           7.7
 Trade Balance          Dec     $-1.703 bln   $-1.711 bln
 Exports                Dec     $1.969 bln    $1.896 bln
 Imports                Dec     $3.672 bln    $3.607 bln
    
                  ANNUAL INDICATORS
 
 FISCAL YEAR                         2011/12       2010/11
 Population (millions)               *178.91       175.31
 Per capita income                   $1,372        $1,258
 External debt (billion dlr)         *$65.562      n/a
 Total F.debt as pct of GDP          n/a           n/a
 Domestic debt (billion rupees)      *7,995        7,880
 Total domestic debt as pct of GDP   n/a           n/a
 Gross domestic product growth       *3.7 pct      3.0 pct
 Manufacturing sector growth         *3.6 pct      3.1 pct
 Services sector growth              *4.0 pct      4.4 pct
 Agricultural sector growth          *3.1 pct      2.4 pct
 Commodity producing sector growth   *3.3 pct      1.5 pct
 Average consumer price inflation    *10.8 pct     n/a
 Fiscal deficit (pct of GDP)         *5.0 pct      5.5 pct
 Trade balance (FBS July-June)       $-21.271 bln  $-15.604 bln
 Exports                             $23.641 bln   $24.810 bln
 Imports                             $44.912 bln   $40.414 bln
 Current a/c balance                 $4.52 bln     $214 mln    
                                                   
  * = provisional
  SBP = State (central) Bank of Pakistan
  FBS = Federal Bureau of Statistics
    

 (Compiled by the Karachi newsroom)

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