India's FX reserves at $300.214 bln as of Nov. 5

MUMBAI, Nov 12 (Reuters) - India's foreign exchange reserves rose to $300.214 billion as on Nov. 5 from $297.956 billion in the previous week, the central bank said in its weekly statistical supplement on Friday. Changes in foreign currency assets, expressed in dollar terms, include the effect of appreciation or depreciation of other currencies held in its reserves like the euro, sterling and yen, the central bank said. Foreign exchange reserves include India's Reserve Tranche position in the International Monetary Fund (IMF), the central bank said. ---------------------------------------------------------- FOREIGN EXCHANGE RESERVES (in million U.S. dollars) ---------------------------------------------------------- Nov. 5 Oct. 29 Nov. 6 2010 2010 2009 --------------------------------------------------------- Foreign currency assets 271,286 269,093 261,957 Gold 21,668 21,668 17,500 SDRs 5,225 5,182 5,258 Reserve Tranche Position 2,035 2,013 699 ---------------------------------------------------------- Total 300,214 297,956 285,414 ---------------------------------------------------------- (Reporting by Mumbai Treasury Desk; Editing by Rajesh Pandathil) ((; Tel: +91 22 6636 9033; Reuters Messaging: Keywords: INDIA RESERVES/ (If you have a query or comment on this story, send an email to COPYRIGHT Copyright Thomson Reuters 2010. All rights reserved.

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