“The volume of international reserves as of November 18 amounted to $568.8 billion, having increased over the week by $16.7 billion, or 3.0%,” the statement said.

It is clarified that the increase in reserves occurred under the influence of a positive revaluation.

Earlier, the head of the Central Bank of Russia, Elvira Nabiullina, said that the external conditions for the country's economy have changed for a long time, if not forever.