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 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.
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
June 14, 2019 1:03 pm
The Wholesale Price Index (WPI)-based inflation was at 3.07 per cent in April. It was 4.78 per cent in May 2018.
November 14, 2017 1:56 pm
For vegetables, it soared to 36.61 percent last month as against 15.48 percent in September. In case of onions, inflation skyrocketed to 127.04 percent, while for the eggs, meat and fish segment the rate of price rise was 5.76 per cent.
July 14, 2017 3:30 pm
The WPI figure is at the lowest level in at least eight months -- since the availability of data for the new 2011-12 base year series.
May 17, 2016 4:54 am
Dearer food items like pulses, potato and sugar pushed up WPI inflation for April into the positive zone for the first time in 18 months to 0.34 per cent.
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.
August 15, 2015 2:28 am
Economy stabilised, ‘significant improvement’ can be expected during the current fiscal, says Centre
January 15, 2015 1:21 am
RBI may soften its policy stance in the forthcoming monetary policy review in February.