Remittances Decrease by Over 8% to $2.25 Billion in November

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Remittances sent by overseas Pakistanis declined by 8.6 percent to $2.25 billion in November 2023 compared to inflows of $2.46 billion registered in October 2023, according to the data on remittances released by the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) on Friday.

However, on a year-on-year basis, the inflows in November 2023 increased by 3.5 percent over inflows of $2.17 billion registered in November 2022.

A breakdown of the numbers shows that the highest inflows were registered from Saudi Arabia, coming in at $540 million, followed by the United Arab Emirates (UAE) at $409 million, the United Kingdom (UK) at $341.7 million, European Union (EU) countries at $268 million, and the United States (US) at $261.5 million.

During the first five months (July-November) of the fiscal year 2023-24 (5MFY24), remittances stood at $11.04 billion, down 10 percent compared to remittances of $12.31 billion registered in the same period of the previous fiscal year. Moreover, remittances were down nearly 17 percent in 5MFY24 when compared to the same period of FY22.

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