February 14, 2020 1:05 pm
India Wholesale Price Index (WPI) Data 2020: The wholesale inflation which is measured in terms of wholesale price index (WPI) grew 2.59 per cent during the month of December 2019 and it rose to 2.76 per cent in January last year, the data by Ministry of Commerce & Industry showed.
January 15, 2020 4:33 am
Vegetable inflation jumping to an over six-year high and pulses inflation rising to a more than 3-year high were the key reasons driving retail inflation.
January 14, 2020 1:06 pm
The wholesale price index (WPI) grew 0.58 per cent during the month of November 2019 and by 3.46 per cent in December 2018, the data released by the Ministry of Commerce & Industry showed.
December 17, 2019 5:26 am
After a slowdown in India’s wholesale price index (WPI) inflation since June, this is the first month where the government has recorded an uptick.
July 17, 2018 1:02 am
The increase in the wholesale price index (WPI) based inflation in June can be primarily attributed to the rise in prices of vegetables and fuel items, raising chances of rate hike by the RBI in its monetary policy review next month.
September 15, 2015 1:42 am
Retail inflation measured by the consumer price index (CPI) eased to 3.66 per cent in August due to a slower rate of price rise in vegetables, fruits and protein items, except pulses.
July 21, 2015 6:47 am
In the last eight months, while CPI (retail inflation) has consistently moved upwards, the WPI (headline inflation) has dramatically contracted.
June 18, 2015 12:11 am
Government should devise a crop-neutral incentive structure to attract farmers to pulses over paddy.
September 16, 2014 3:23 am
From 5.19% in July, inflation down to 3.74% in Aug; lowest since Oct 2009.
September 15, 2014 12:57 pm
Declining prices of vegetable and other food articles pulled down wholesale inflation sharply...