wholesale price index

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

    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 on Tuesday. According to data from the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, the Wholesale Price Index (WPI), with the revised......

    November 14, 2017
  • Demonetisation Impact: GDP growth slows down to 7.1 pc

    Demonetisation Impact: GDP growth slows down to 7.1 pc

    The effect of demonetisation is now being reflected in the economic data with the gross domestic product (GDP) growth reported at 6.1 per cent during the fourth quarter ending March. The national income data released on 31 May, however, retained......

    June 1, 2017
  • 'Revision in WPI, IIP base year to raise 2016-17 GDP by 50 bps'

    'Revision in WPI, IIP base year to raise 2016-17 GDP by 50 bps'

    The country's GDP for 2016-17 will get a 50 basis points (bps) push to 7.6 per cent from the government's estimate of 7.1 per cent, due to the recent revision of the base year of the Wholesale Price Index (WPI)......

    May 30, 2017
  • April WPI inflation slips to 3.85 pc as food prices cool

    April WPI inflation slips to 3.85 pc as food prices cool

    Inflation based on the wholesale price index slipped to a four-month low of 3.85 per cent in April as both food articles and manufactured items showed cooling in prices. The government on Friday came out with the new series of......

    May 12, 2017
  • Base year of WPI, IIP revised to 2011-12

    Base year of WPI, IIP revised to 2011-12

    The government has revised the base year of wholesale price index (WPI) and index of industrial production (IIP) to 2011-12 from 2004-05, it was announced on Friday. WPI has been changed six times so far since 1942 and this happens to......

    May 12, 2017
  • WPI inflation falls to 3.39% in October

    WPI inflation falls to 3.39% in October

    The WPI inflation fell to 3.39 per cent in October from 3.57 per cent in the previous month, official data showed on Tuesday. According to the data on the wholesale price index released by the Commerce and Industry Ministry, the......

    November 15, 2016