Friday, 24 March, 2023
TopicRetail inflation

Topic: retail inflation

Retail inflation rate expected to decelerate after September, analysts say

Aided by a fall in commodity prices and ease in food inflation, the inflation rate is expected to decline. India's annual retail inflation accelerated to a five-month high of 7.41% in September.

Retail inflation accelerates to five-month high of 7.41% in September

Food inflation, which accounts for nearly 40% of the CPI basket, rose 8.60% year on year in September, compared to 7.62% in August.

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Lower rainfall in some parts of the country is expected to keep food prices elevated in the coming months. Which means inflation will be above 6%.

India’s retail inflation rises to 7% in August after falling for three months

According to official data, retail inflation cut short its declining trend mainly due to higher food prices.

Retail inflation falls to 6.71% in July as food prices soften

The Consumer Price Index based retail inflation has, however, remained above RBI’s upper tolerance level of 6%, shows govt data.

India’s retail inflation jumps to 7.79% in April, an 8-year high

The consumer price index inflation figure stood at 6.95 per cent last month, the highest since September 2014.

WPI inflation surges to 14.23% in November as crude petroleum, metal prices rise

WPI inflation has remained in double digits for 8 consecutive months beginning April while retail inflation based on consumer price index rose to 4.91% as food prices went up.

India’s retail inflation declines to 4.35% in September from 5.3% in August

According to government data, inflation in the food basket eased to 0.68% in September 2021, significantly lower than 3.11% in August.

India’s retail inflation falls to 5.3% in August as food prices go down

As per the data released by the National Statistical Office (NSO), inflation in the food basket was 3.11% in August compared to 3.96% in the preceding month.

India’s retail inflation eases to 5.59% in July as food prices go down

According to the data released by the National Statistical Office, inflation in the food basket slowed down to 3.96% in July from 5.15% in the previous month

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