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wholesale inflation


India's wholesale inflation climbs 3.1 per cent in January: Government data

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.

Vegetable prices push wholesale inflation to 7-month high in December

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.

India's WPI inflation rises to 2.59 per cent in December: Government data

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.

Wholesale inflation rises to 0.58% in November

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.

June WPI inflation rises to four-year high of 5.77 per cent

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.

Rate cut chorus grows as wholesale, retail inflation touch record lows

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.

Diverging CPI, WPI: The inflation conundrum

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.

More dal, less bhaat

June 18, 2015 12:11 am

Government should devise a crop-neutral incentive structure to attract farmers to pulses over paddy.

Inflation falls to 5-yr low but RBI may hold rates

September 16, 2014 3:23 am

From 5.19% in July, inflation down to 3.74% in Aug; lowest since Oct 2009.

Inflation eases to nearly 5-year low of 3.74 pct in August

September 15, 2014 12:57 pm

Declining prices of vegetable and other food articles pulled down wholesale inflation sharply...