□ Korea's official foreign reserves as of the end of February 2005 registered 202.16 billion
dollars, representing an increase of 2.46 billion dollars from the previous month's 199.7
o This was attributable to the increase in the U.S. dollar translation value of that part of
foreign reserves made up of the euro, and to the increased profits on the operation of
part of the foreign currency holdings.
* Interest payments on U.S. Treasury Bonds are concentrated in February, May, August