FACT SHEET
EXCHANGE RATES OF PAKISTAN

S.M. ABBAS ZAIDI, S.KAMAL HAYDER KAZMI,
Research Analyst
, PAGE
Sep 1 - 7, 2008

DOLLAR RECORD IN PAKISTAN

YEARS

LEADERS

US $

1972

Z.A. Bhutto

Rs 4.7

1977

Z.A. Bhutto

Rs 9.9

1983

Gen Ziaulhaq

Rs 13.1

1987

Gen Ziaulhaq

Rs 17.7

1990

Benazir Bhutto

Rs 24

1991

Nawaz Sharif

Rs 25

1994

Benazir Bhutto

Rs 30.6

1996

Benazir Bhutto

Rs 40.3

1997-99

Nawaz Sharif

Rs 53

1999-08

Pervaiz Musharraf

Rs 62

2008

Yousaf Raza Gilani

Rs 75.8

Various sources


PAK/US LAST 10 YEARS EXCHANGE RATES

YEARS

DOLLAR RATES

1998

54.00

1999

53.9

2000

60.55

2001

61.35

2002

58.12

2003

57.35

2004

59.82

2005

59.9

2006

60.68

2007

61.5

MONTHS DURING 2008

Jan

62.8

Feb.

62.6

Mar

63.25

April

65.9

May

67.5

June

68.5

July

72.25

August

75.8

Source: Forexpk


REGION WISE CURRENCY

INTERMS OF (1) US $

COUNTRY

CURRENCY

8/25/2008

Afghanistan

Afghani

42.8

Bangladesh

Taka

59.6

China

Yuan

6.857

India

Rupee

43.69374

Indonesia

Rupiah

9179.342

Japan

Yen

109.1267

Kazakhstan

Tenge

120.3055

Korea (north)

Won

2.19688

Korea (south)

Won

1078.812

Malaysia

Ringgit

3.374605

Maldives

Rufiyaa

11.84245

Nepal

Rupee

75.13

Pakistan

Rupee

75.94084

Papua new guinea

Kina

3.080194

Philippines

Peso

45.57291

Singapore

Dollar

1.415562

Sri lanka

Rupee

107.6807

Tajikistan

Ruble

2.780437

Thailand

Baht

34.09711

Turkmenistan

Manat

6251.074

Source: Exchange Rate


EXCHANGE RATE OF PAKISTAN DURING 2008

COUNTRY

CURRENCY

EXCHANGE RATES (26-08-2008)

EXCHANGE RATES (02-01-2008)

CHANGE

USA

UD$

76.13

61.45

(14.68)

United Kingdom

Pound

140.38

121.93

(18.45)

Euro

Euro

111.94

89.88

(22.06)

Canada

C$

72.34

61.99

(10.35)

Switzerland

Swiss franc

69.28

54.28

(15.00)

Australia

Aus$

65.43

54.08

(11.35)

Sweden

Korona

11.96

9.52

(2.44)

Japan

Yen

0.6953

0.5496

(0.15)

Norway

Krone

14.13

11.32

(2.81)

Singapore

Sing$

53.63

42.63

(11.00)

Denmark

Krone

15.02

12.05

(2.97)

Saudi Arabia

Riyal

20.29

16.38

(3.91)

Hong Kong

HK$

9.75

7.87

(1.88)

China

Yuan

11.12

8.42

(2.70)

Kuwait

Dinar

284.1

224.74

(59.36)

Malaysia

Ringgit

22.44

18.57

(3.87)

New Zealand

NZ$

53.1

47.31

(5.79)

Qatar

Riyal

20.9

16.88

(4.02)

UAE

Dirham

20.72

16.73

(3.99)

India

Rupee

1.8

1.61

(0.19)

Source: Forexpk


PAKISTAN TRADE IN MILLION US DOLLARS ($)

 

EXPORTS (f.o.b.)

 

IMPORTS (f.o.b)

 

BALANCE OF TRADE

PERIOD

VALUE

CUMULA-
TIVE

GROWTH RATE

VALUE

CUMULA-
TIVE

GROWTH RATE

2001-02

9,140

--

2.3

9,434

--

-7.5

-294

2002-03

10,889

--

19.1

11,333

--

20.1

-444

2003-04

12,396

--

13.8

13,604

--

20.0

-1,208

2004-05

14,482

--

16.8

18,996

--

39.6

-4,514

2005-06

16,553

--

14.3

24,994

--

31.6

-8,441

2006-07

17,278

--

4.4

26,989

--

8.0

-9,711

2007-08 P

20,122

 

16.5

35,417

 

31.2

-15,295

Jul-06

1,357

1,357

-11.5

2,418

2,418

-10.1

-1,061

Aug-06

1,418

2,775

4.5

2,308

4,726

-4.5

-890

Sep-06

1,416

4,191

-0.1

2,207

6,933

-4.4

-791

Oct-06

1,268

5,459

-10.5

2,205

9,138

-0.1

-937

Nov-06

1,425

6,884

12.4

2,161

11,299

-2.0

-736

Dec-06

1,509

8,393

5.9

2,402

13,701

11.2

-893

Jan-07

1,185

9,578

-21.5

2,105

15,806

-12.4

-920

Feb-07

1,388

10,966

17.1

2,226

18,032

5.7

-838

Mar-07

1,569

12,535

13.0

2,123

20,155

-4.6

-554

Apr-07

1,498

14,033

-4.5

2,185

22,340

2.9

-687

May-07

1,613

15,646

7.7

2,214

24,554

1.3

-601

Jun-07

1,632

17,278

1.2

2,435

26,989

10.0

-803

Jul-07

1,507

1,507

-7.7

2,406

2,406

-1.2

-899

Aug-07

1,563

3,070

3.7

2,257

4,662

-6.2

-694

Sep-07

1,498

4,569

-4.1

2,274

6,936

0.8

-775

Oct-07

1,617

6,186

7.9

2,603

9,540

14.5

-986

Nov-07

1,530

7,716

-5.4

2,982

12,522

14.5

-1,451

Dec-07

1,520

9,236

-0.6

2,951

15,472

-1.0

-1,430

Jan-08

1,633

10,869

7.4

3,352

18,825

13.6

-1,719

Feb-08

1,612

12,482

-1.3

2,951

21,776

-12.0

-1,339

Mar-08

1,833

14,315

13.7

3,549

25,325

20.2

-1,716

Apr-08

1,862

16,176

1.6

3,406

28,731

-4.0

-1,544

May-08

1,959

18,136

5.2

3,241

31,972

-4.8

-1,282

Jun-08

1,987

20,122

1.4

3,445

35,417

6.3

-1,459

Jul-08 P

1,921

1,921

-3.3

3,117

3,117

-9.5

-1,196

P: Provisional

Source: SBP