Wholesale price index

Over 800 essential medicines, including Paracetamol, to get expensive from April 1

Over 800 drugs, including Paracetamol, Azithromycin, under the National List of Essential Medicines (NLEM) will increase by 10.7 per cent starting April 1.

published on : 26th March 2022

Govt to make calibrated interventions to keep fuel prices under control: MoS Finance

India relies on overseas purchases to meet about 85 per cent of its oil requirement, making it one of the most vulnerable in Asia to higher oil prices.

published on : 15th March 2022

WPI inflation rises to 13.11 per cent in February due to sharp jump in fuel prices

The annual rate of Wholesale Price Index (WPI) based inflation stood at 4.83 per cent in February 2021.

published on : 14th March 2022

Inflation expected to moderate in FY23: Government report

GDP deflator, which indicates inflation in the economy, is a mix of both wholesale and retail inflation. 

published on : 17th February 2022

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