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wholesale inflation

Retail inflation hits 6-month high of 6.3 pc in May on costlier food, fuel

Wholesale price-based inflation too accelerated to a record 12.94 per cent in May

14 Jun 2021 11:55 PM

WPI inflation rises to eight-month high in October

As per the data, this is the highest level of Wholesale price index-based or WPI inflation since February

18 Nov 2020 2:38 AM

Wholesale inflation in July falls to multi-year low of 1.08 per cent

Inflation based on Wholesale Price Index (WPI) was at 2.02 per cent in June this year and 5.27 per cent in July 2018.

14 Aug 2019 12:36 PM

Inflation dips to 18-month low

While the retail inflation dipped to an 18-month low of 2.19 per cent, the wholesale inflation fell to an eight-month low of 3.80 per cent.

15 Jan 2019 12:52 AM

Inflation hits 5.13 per cent on hardening of food price

The Reserve Bank uses retail inflation data to set the monetary policy in the country.

16 Oct 2018 2:40 AM


Wholesale inflation rises to 5.13 pc in Sept on rising fuel, food prices

The WPI inflation was 4.53 per cent in August.

15 Oct 2018 12:31 PM

Wholesale inflation at 4-month low

The retail inflation too in August had fallen to 10 months low of 3.69 per cent, as per data released earlier.

15 Sep 2018 12:11 AM

Wholesale inflation eases to 5.09 per cent in July: Govt data

Retail inflation rate eased to 4.17 per cent in July.

14 Aug 2018 12:40 PM

High wholesale vegetable prices increase burden on common man

India's wholesale inflation grew 5.77 per cent in June, breaking the record of four-and-a-half-year.

17 Jul 2018 10:41 AM

Wholesale inflation rises to 5.77 pc in June on costlier vegetables, fuel

The retail inflation rate accelerated to a five-month high of 5.0 per cent in June.

16 Jul 2018 12:44 PM


Sensex slides below 33,000-mark, Nifty at 10,186.60 on inflation worries

A seven-month high retail inflation that reduced chances of interest rate cut dampened market sentiment on Tuesday.

14 Nov 2017 4:35 PM

Wholesale inflation hardens to 3.59 per cent in October on food prices

The uptick in prices makes the case for an interest rate-cut in December difficult when the RBI will review its monetary policy.

14 Nov 2017 12:47 PM

Softening food prices help inflation cool to 2.6 per cent in September

Data released earlier showed retail inflation at 3.28 per cent in September, unchanged from August, even as vegetable and cereal prices softened.

17 Oct 2017 12:44 AM

WPI inflation falls to 2.6 per cent in September on cooling food prices

The government data released on Monday showed that inflation in food articles tapered to 2.04 per cent in September.

16 Oct 2017 1:08 PM

Sensex closes at 1-month high despite rising inflation

The 30-share barometer closed at 32,241.93, showing net gains of 55.52 points while Nifty closed higher by 7.30 points at 10,086.60.

14 Sep 2017 4:49 PM


Wholesale inflation jumps to 3.24 per cent in August

Wholesale price index-based inflation (WPI) in July stood at 1.88 per cent.

14 Sep 2017 12:34 PM

WPI eases to 0.9 pc in June in line with retail inflation

Rise compares with a 1.60 per cent annual gain forecast by economists in a poll.

14 Jul 2017 12:42 PM

Centre adds new items in WPI, IIP calculations

IIP slipped to 2.7 per cent in March, chiefly because of poor performance of the manufacturing sector, as per the new series.

13 May 2017 2:13 AM

WPI falls to 5.7 per cent even as food prices heat up

Wholesale inflation came down due to decrease in prices of manufactured products and fuel in March.

18 Apr 2017 3:05 AM

Wholesale inflation up 5.70 per cent in March

The WPI inflation, reflecting the annual rate of price rise, in February was 6.55 per cent.

17 Apr 2017 12:30 PM