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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 0.58 per cent in November

December 16, 2019 12:50 pm

The Wholesale Price Index (WPI) inflation rose to 0.58 per cent during November 2019, in comparison to 0.16 per cent in October 2019.

WPI inflation eases to 0.16 per cent in October

November 14, 2019 12:40 pm

Wholesale prices based inflation eased further to 0.16 per cent in October, as against 0.33 per cent in September due to subdued prices of non-food articles and fall in prices of manufactured items

WPI inflation slows to two-year low on price fall in fuel and power, manufactured items

July 16, 2019 1:26 am

The annual rate of inflation, based on monthly WPI, stood at 2.02 per cent in June compared to 2.45 per cent in May, as per provisional data released by Commerce Ministry Monday.

Unhappy augury

May 18, 2016 12:14 am

WPI inflation turns positive after 17 months. Why that’s reason to worry.

WPI inflation remains in negative zone for the 15th straight month in January

February 16, 2016 5:47 am

The fall in wholesale prices inflation is in divergence with the rise in retail inflation for January. Consumer Price Index (combined)-based inflation rose to a 17-month high of 5.69 per cent in January.

Inflation cools to (-)0.9% in Jan as food prices ease

February 15, 2016 1:35 pm

This is the 15th straight month since November 2014 that deflationary pressure persisted and wholesale inflation has remained in the negative zone.

Costlier food pushes WPI to 12-month high

January 15, 2016 1:37 am

Though the pace of deflation has been weakening since last four months, high food prices continue to remain a cause of concern.

WPI inflation at -4.54%; pulses, onion still costly

October 15, 2015 1:23 am

The headline inflation has been negative since November 2014 while it was 2.38 per cent in Sept.

Falling prices due to global commodity slump is not deflation: Pronab Sen

September 16, 2015 9:04 am

Pronab Sen said that the divergence between WPI and retail inflation would gradually equalise.