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December retail inflation drops to 18-month low, industry calls for rate cut by RBI

Lower food prices haven’t brought cheer as farmers have been struck with abysmally low prices for their produce in many categories.

published on : 14th January 2019

RBI gets breather as retail inflation rate decreases

Although this allows easier lending policies, sinking farm prices challenge the rural sector.

published on : 13th November 2018

Inflation falls to year-low, factory output expands at slowest pace in four months

Even on a year-on-year (YoY) basis, the Consumer Price Index (CPI) in October 2018 was lower than in the corresponding period of last year, when retail inflation stood at 3.58 per cent.

published on : 12th November 2018

India's Wholesale inflation rises to 5.13 per cent in September

The RBI mainly takes into account retail inflation data while formulating monetary policy.

published on : 15th October 2018

Retail inflation inches up, but in line with RBI projection

Latest data suggest headline inflation continues to be an obedient child, as it ought to be.

published on : 13th October 2018

India's September retail inflation picks up to 3.77 percent

Analysts polled by Reuters had forecast September's annual increase in the consumer price index at 4.0 percent, compared with August's 3.69 percent.

published on : 12th October 2018

WPI inflation eases to four-month low at 4.53 per cent in August 2018

However, high double-digit inflation in fuel at 17.73 per cent remained a matter of concern.

published on : 15th September 2018

August inflation at 10-month low of 3.28 per cent

The inflation-based on Consumer Price Index was recorded at 4.17 per cent in July and 3.28 per cent in August this year.

published on : 13th September 2018

Retail inflation cools to 10-month low of 3.69 per cent in August 

The lower retail inflation print comes amid a spike in petrol and diesel prices that have been on the rise since August 16.

published on : 12th September 2018

July retail inflation slows to nine-month low of 4.17 per cent on on cheaper food items

The CSO data revealed that inflation in vegetables declined by (-) 2.19 per cent last month, compared to 7.8 per cent in June.

published on : 13th August 2018

India's wholesale inflation stood at 5.77 per cent in June

Wholesale price-indexed (WPI) inflation in India during June stood at 5.77 per cent compared to 4.43 per cent in the previous month, official data showed on Monday.

published on : 16th July 2018

India's falling rupee pushes retail inflation to five-month high in June

In June, consumer prices rose 5.00 percent from a year earlier, compared with a 4.87 percent increase in May, the statistics department said on Thursday.

published on : 12th July 2018

Base years for GDP, inflation calculation to change: Government

The last revision for gross domestic product (GDP), the index of industrial production (IIP) and the consumer price index (CPI), or retail inflation happened between 2011-2012 and 2012 respectively.

published on : 4th July 2018

Inflation firms up in May as fuel prices surge

Brent crude was selling at $76.17 per barrel on Tuesday, up from $48.72 on June 13, 2017.The fuel price rise has had a direct impact on transportation costs, especially of high volume goods like food.

published on : 12th June 2018

May inflation likely to hit a four-month high on oil price surge

Mounting price pressure is a concern for the RBI, with its own projections for inflation raised compared with the ones made in May.

published on : 11th June 2018
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