Retail inflation

Retail inflation rises marginally to 4.48 per cent in October

Inflation in food basket rose to 0.85 per cent in October, compared to 0.68 per cent in the preceding month., said NSO data.

published on : 12th November 2021

India's retail inflation cools down to 4.35 per cent in September on high base

According to data released by the Ministry, food inflation measured by Consumer Food Price Index (CFPI) dropped to 0.68 per cent in September from 3.11 per cent in August.

published on : 12th October 2021

Retail inflation for farm, rural workers eases marginally in August

The CPI-based inflation for farm and rural workers stood at 3.92 per cent and 4.09 per cent, respectively in July this year.

published on : 20th September 2021

Retail inflation for industrial workers eases marginally to 5.27 per cent in July

The maximum upward pressure on the index came from the 'miscellaneous group', contributing 0.42 percentage points to the total change.

published on : 31st August 2021

Retail inflation for industrial workers rises to 5.57 per cent in June

The increase in prices of items in the food & beverages group contributed the most to the current Consumer Price Index for Industrial Workers index adding 0.72 percentage points to its total change.

published on : 30th July 2021

Consumers expect fall in income, savings due to high fuel, commodity prices: Survey

76 per cent of the surveyed consumers said they want the government to reduce excise duty on petrol and diesel, with the majority of them the duty to be cut by as much as 20 per cent.

published on : 15th July 2021

Retail inflation in June eases marginally to 6.26 per cent; Industrial production rises 29.3 per cent in May

The inflation based on the Consumer Price Index (CPI) was 6.3 per cent in May 2021 and 6.23 per cent in June 2020.

published on : 12th July 2021

RBI downplays inflation threat as prices continue to rise, but for how long can it?

It is crucial for the central bank to keep the inflation below 6 per cent, but the passthrough of decade-high wholesale price inflation has led to a steady increase in retail inflation.

published on : 11th July 2021

Retail inflation for industrial workers rises marginally to 5.24 per cent

It stated that food inflation stood at 5.26 per cent last month against 4.78 per cent in April 2021 and 5.88 per cent in the corresponding month a year ago.

published on : 30th June 2021

Retail inflation spike in May might cause RBI to revisit focus on growth risks: Oxford Economics

The underlying dynamics of the May inflation print augur caution and the recovery remains on uncertain ground and with fiscal support in retreat.

published on : 15th June 2021

Food, fuel prices push wholesale, retail inflation

As per the data released by the National Statistical Office (NSO), inflation in the food basket was 5.01 per cent in May, significantly up from 1.96 per cent in the preceding month.

published on : 14th June 2021

RBI projects retail inflation at 5.1 per cent in FY22

The projection is well within the Monetary Policy Committee's target to keep the rate of inflation at 4 per cent with an upper or lower tolerance level of 2 per cent.

published on : 4th June 2021

Retail inflation dips to three-month low

At the same time, however, elevated levels of prices in the certain food and non-food segments continue to exert upward pressure on headline inflation, say experts.

published on : 13th May 2021

Retail inflation for industrial workers rises to 5.64 per cent in March

Food inflation stood at 5.36 per cent against 4.64 per cent of the previous month and 6.67 per cent during the corresponding month a year ago, according to the statement.

published on : 30th April 2021

Retail inflation for farm, rural workers up in February

Inflation based on food index of CPI-AL and CPI-RL is at 1.55 per cent and 1.85 per cent respectively in February 2021, a labour ministry statement said.

published on : 19th March 2021
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