Inflation Climbs Up To 5.92%

On the back of increasing costs of metals and food items in proportion to the worldwide trend, inflation climbed up by a whopping 0.81% to 11-month high of 5.92% for the week ended Mar.

Inflation down to a 5-year low

Inflation Eases To 3.23 pc

New Delhi: For the week ended September 15, inflation rate eased further to 3.23 per cent, as compared to 3.32 per cent in the previous week, primarily because of falling pices of fruits and vegetables, milk, pulses and a few manufactured items.

In the corresponding week of the previous year (2006), the wholesale price-based index stood at 5.27 per cent.

Consumer Price Index Will Also Come Down, Says Montek Singh Ahluwalia

Montek Singh

Inflation Rate Falls Below 4%

New Delhi: For the week ended August 18, 2007, inflation based on the wholesale price index (WPI) descended to 3.94 per cent from 4.10 per cent in the previous week.

Higher Food Prices raised Inflation to 4.10%

For the week ended Aug. 11, 2007, India’s wholesale price inflation rate stood at 4.10%, which is higher than 4.05% in the last week.