India's WPI Inflation At Five-Month Low in July


India's wholesale price inflation in July eased to a five-month low of 5.19 percent, as cost of fuel moderated.

Year-on-year, food prices rose 8.43 percent. Among food prices the biggest increases were reported for cost of: potatoes (+46.4 percent), fruits (+31.7 percent) and milk (+10.5 percent).  

In July, cost of manufactured products grew by 3.7 percent. Petrol prices increased only 5.9 percent while cost of diesel eased to 12.6 percent from 26.3 percent recorded a year earlier.

On a monthly basis, wholesale prices grew by 1.1 percent after rising 0.5 percent in June.




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Ministry of Commerce and Industry | anna@tradingeconomics.com
8/14/2014 8:38:29 AM