Wholesale Price Index Wpi
Business  /  Published 14.07.21

Wholesale inflation eases in June

The wholesale price-based inflation eased marginally to 12.07 per cent in June as crude oil and food items witnessed some softening in prices. However, WPI inflation remained in double-digit for the ...
By Our Bureau, PTI in Mumbai

Business  /  Published 08.07.21

Inflation at 7-month high in June

India's retail inflation probably accelerated to a seven-month high in June on rising food and fuel prices, staying above the Reserve Bank of India's comfort zone for a second straight month, ...
By Reuters in Bangalore

Business  /  Published 14.06.21

WPI inflation hits all-time high of 12.94%

The wholesale price-based inflation accelerated to a record 12.94 per cent in May, on account of rising prices of crude oil, manufactured goods and a low base of last year. In May last year, WPI infl...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in New Delhi

Business  /  Published 18.05.21

WPI inflation hits 11-year high

By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 20.04.21

Warning sign: wholesale price index

By The Editorial Board


Business  /  Published 16.03.21

Wholesale price sees surge

The wholesale price-based inflation doubled to a 27-month high in February to 4.17 per cent, led by soaring fuel prices and an uptick in food prices. This effectively dims hopes for any policy rate re...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Business  /  Published 15.01.21

Wholesale prices fall

Inflation based on the wholesale price index slowed to 1.22 per cent in December on lower food prices, especially kitchen staples such as onion and potato. WPI was 1.55 per cent in November 2020 and 2...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Business  /  Published 15.12.20

Inflation in Nov. dips to 6.93%

Retail inflation dipped to a three-month low of 6.93 per cent in November because of the softening of vegetable prices though it remained above the comfort levels of the Reserve Bank of India. Economi...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Business  /  Published 17.11.20

Wholesale price rises

A spike in potato prices pushed the wholesale price index to an eight month high of 1.48 per cent in October. Potato prices have leapt 107 per cent year-on-year. WPI inflation was 1.32 per cent in Se...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Business  /  Published 14.09.20

Retail inflation will fall, asserts CEA

Chief economic adviser K.V. Subramanian has attributed the rise in inflation to supply-side frictions and exuded confidence that retail inflation will come down in the days ahead with the easing of lo...
By PTI in New Delhi


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