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SBI Research sees retail inflation trending down further

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 15, 2014, 20:25

Retail inflation, as measured by consumer price index (CPI), was 8.28 percent in May. Its lowest was 7.65 percent in January, 2012.

Inflation eases in June, weak monsoon cause of concern

Last Updated: Monday, July 14, 2014, 23:51

While retail inflation in June touched its lowest mark at 7.31 percent since January 2012, the wholesale price based index slid to four-month low of 5.43 percent mainly because of easing prices of vegetables.

Retail inflation falls to 30-month low of 7.31% in June

Last Updated: Monday, July 14, 2014, 20:38

Retail inflation fell to 30-month low of 7.31 percent in June, mainly on account of lower prices of food items, including vegetables, cereals and meat.

IIP rebounds to 13-month high of 3.4%

Last Updated: Thursday, June 12, 2014, 20:32

In March this year, the growth in output contracted by 0.5 percent after revision of the provisional estimates.

Retail inflation falls to 3-month low of 8.28% in May

Last Updated: Thursday, June 12, 2014, 19:11

The retail inflation, measured on consumer price index (CPI), was 8.59 percent in April.

April inflation eases to 5.2%; gives RBI space for rate cut

Last Updated: Thursday, May 15, 2014, 14:03

Inflation eased to 5.2 percent in April due to drop in prices of food items, providing some space to RBI for cut in key rate at its bi-monthly monetary policy on June 3.

April retail inflation rises to 3-month high of 8.59%

Last Updated: Monday, May 12, 2014, 19:11

Costlier vegetables, fruits and milk pushed up retail inflation to three-month high of 8.59 percent in April, squeezing the space for the Reserve Bank to ease interest rates in the monetary policy review in June.

Retail inflation rises to 3-month high of 8.59% in April

Last Updated: Monday, May 12, 2014, 17:59

Driven by higher food prices, the annual consumer price index inflation in April grew to 8.59 percent compared to the 8.31 in March.

China deflation fears rise as inflation slows to 18-month low

Last Updated: Friday, May 09, 2014, 11:08

The consumer price index -- a main gauge of inflation -- went up by 1.8 percent year-on-year last month, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said in a statement, down from a rise of 2.4 percent in March.

RBI may eventually tighten rates to tame inflation: HSBC

Last Updated: Thursday, April 17, 2014, 16:26

The Reserve Bank of India is likely to remain in wait-and-watch mode now, but will eventually need to tighten policy rates to contain upside risks to inflation, an HSBC report said.

Retail inflation rises to 8.31% in March

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014, 18:35

Retail inflation in March inched up to 8.31 percent from 8.03 in February, mainly on account of a rise in fruit and vegetable prices.

Retail inflation rises to 8.31% in March on higher food prices

Last Updated: Tuesday, April 15, 2014, 17:42

Costlier vegetable prices pushed up the retail inflation to 9.1 percent in March compared to the 8.57 percent in February inching closer towards the double digit mark.