India's foreign exchange reserves elevated by $2.563 billion to $294.158 billion till the last week ended Oct 1, listing a increase for the 3rd consecutive week on basis of revaluation. Foreign currency reserves hoisted by $1.978 billion to $266.507 billion, all throughout the week according to the Reserve Bank of India weekly statistical supplement.
The worth of gold reserves elevated $508 million to $20.516 billion, Special Drawing Rights (SDRs) climb $56 million to $5.139 billion and reserve with International Monetary Fund boost by $21 million to $1.996 billion.
Moreover, the worth of total reserves in Indian currency fall off by Rs. 16,214 crore to Rs. 13,14,789 crore. The worth of reserves in dollar terms has amplified chiefly due to a quick reduction in the US currency.
Nearly all currencies, consisting the Indian rupee and euro, have valued in opposition to the US dollar throughout the week under review. Foreign currency reserves articulated in US dollar terms comprise the consequence of appreciation or depreciation of non-US currencies. India’s foreign exchange reserves amplified $3.861 billion to $291.595 billion throughout the week ended Sep 24.