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Retail inflation slips to 18-month low in December

Data released by the Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation showed that inflation based on wholesale prices fell to an eight-month low of 3.80 per cent in December.

Retail inflation hits one-and-half year low, industrial output soars to 8%

This comes after the RBI, in its monetary policy committee meeting last week, cut its inflation projection to 2.7-3.2 per cent for October-March 2018-19 from its earlier view of 3.9-4.5 per cent.


India's retail inflation at five month high of 5 per cent in June

The retail inflation was 4.87 per cent in May while in June last year it was 1.46 per cent. The last time it reached a high of more than 5 per cent was in January when it touched 5.17%.

SBI welcomes decision to hike MSP of kharif crops, but says move will increase retail inflation

In its 'Ecowrap' report, which was released on Friday, SBI said while the move would address farmer distress in the country, the immediate fallout of the announcement would be a rise in inflation by 73 basis points.

Retail inflation hits four month high of 4.87% in May on costlier veggies, fuel

Based on Consumer Price Index (CPI), the retail inflation was at 4.58 per cent in the preceding month, April. In May 2017, however, it was at a low of 2.18 per cent.

Retail inflation at 4-month low of 4.44 per cent on cheaper food, fuel

The industrial production also expanded by 7.5 per cent in January 2018 compared to 3.5 per cent in the same month last year.


Industry figures out: Nov factory production jumps to 8.4%, a 25-month high

The Index of Industrial Production (IIP) had grown at 2 per cent in October 2017, while it grew by 5.1 per cent in November 2016.

Retail inflation touches 17-month high in December, dashes rate cut hopes

Last week the CSO released gross domestic product (GDP) data which shows the country's GDP growth at 6.5 per cent, it is the lowest in four years.

Retail inflation rises to 3.58 per cent, touches seven-month high

The retail inflation in September was 3.28 per cent.

Retail inflation rises to 2.36 per cent in July, exports rise by 3.94 per cent

The doubling in the rate of inflation in July, the first month of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) rollout, was mainly on account of turnaround in prices of food articles, especially vegetables.