WHOLESALE PRICE

US sees record rise in wholesale prices over the past year

Over the past 12 months, wholesale prices are up 6.6 per cent, the largest 12-month increase on records going back to 2010.

published on : 15th June 2021

WPI inflation hits record high of 12.94 per cent in May on costlier fuel

Low base effect also contributed to the spike in WPI inflation in May 2021. In May 2020, WPI inflation was at (-) 3.37 per cent. This is the fifth straight month of uptick.

published on : 14th June 2021

Wholesale price-based inflation spikes to over eight-year high of 7.39 per cent in March

Inflation in the fuel and power basket was 10.25 per cent in March, against 0.58 per cent in February, mainly on account of rising prices of petrol and diesel.

published on : 15th April 2021

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

Wholesale Price Index inflation eases to 3.58 per cent in December as veggies price decline

Calculated on the basis of Wholesale Price Index (WPI), the inflation was 3.93 per cent in November 2017 and 2.10 per cent in December 2016.

published on : 15th January 2018

India's wholesale price inflation rises to 3.59 per cent in October

India's annual rate of inflation based on wholesale prices went up in October to 3.59 per cent, official data showed here on Tuesday.

published on : 14th November 2017