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India retail inflation


Retail inflation growth at 6.09% in June: Government data

July 14, 2020 12:51 am

The government had not released the headline retail inflation data in April and May.

For March, retail inflation to be based on data for 18-20 days

April 09, 2020 12:56 am

Statistical officers have used simulation and imputation to compute the March inflation rate based on Consumer Price Index (Combined).

Jan factory output grows 2% on pickup in mining, electricity; Feb retail inflation eases to 6.58%

March 13, 2020 1:09 am

Retail inflation eased to a three-month low of 6.58 per cent in February with the food inflation moderating to 10.81 per cent from 13.63 per cent a month ago, data released by National Statistical Office (NSO) on Thursday showed.

Retail inflation rises for sixth straight month, industrial growth slips to 3.1% in May

July 12, 2019 7:26 pm

The increase in retail inflation is mainly due to the rise in food prices, according to official data.

Retail inflation spikes to 7-month high of 3.05% in May on costlier food articles

June 12, 2019 6:27 pm

As per the data, inflation in the food basket rose to 1.83 per cent in May, higher than 1.1 per cent in April. 

Niti Aayog meet: Economists call for rate cut, steps to boost liquidity

December 14, 2018 3:00 am

Economists also expressed concern over lower prices realised by farmers for their produce than the minimum support prices, which are at least 50 per cent more than the production cost under new policy.

Retail inflation drops to 17-month low in November; October IIP rises to 8.1 per cent

December 13, 2018 3:11 am

Retail inflation in November continued the downward trend, slipping to a 17-month low of 2.33 per cent with food prices staying in the negative zone along with lower fuel prices and waning impact of the HRA revision for Central government employees.

September industrial growth slips to 4.5 per cent; retail inflation at 13-month low in October

November 13, 2018 1:13 am

The subdued numbers are despite the onset of festival season, which was expected to push up factory output growth, especially of consumer durables.

India's September retail inflation picks up to 3.77 per cent year on year

October 12, 2018 6:26 pm

Analysts polled by Reuters had forecast September's annual increase in the consumer price index at 4.0 percent, compared with August's 3.69 percent.

June retail inflation at 5-month high, May IIP hits 7-month low

July 13, 2018 1:37 am

At 5 per cent, the inflation rate based on consumer price index (combined) has breached the Reserve Bank of India's inflation rate projection of 4.8-4.9 per cent for April-September.