India's Annual Inflation Rate Up to 4.86% in June
India's annual rate of inflation, based on monthly WPI, quickened to 4.86 percent in June as compared to 4.70 percent in May due to higher cost of food.
7/15/2013 7:49:40 AM
The cost of Food rose 3.0 percent due to higher price of poultry chicken (17%), fruits & vegetables (8%), egg (6%), maize (4%), masur and rice (3% each).
The cost of Non-Food Articles rose by 0.1 percent due to higher price of raw cotton (6%), fodder, copra (coconut) and gingelly seed (5% each). However, the price of guar seed (11%), soyabean (7%) and groundnut seed (6%) declined.