Retail Inflation News

Retail inflation eases to 5 month-low of 4.35% in September

Retail inflation eases to 5 month-low of 4.35% in September

India’s retail inflation eased to a five-month low of 4.35% in September as food inflation decelerated sharply. This provides some comfort to the Reserve Bank of India which kept policy rates unchanged for the eighth time in a row last week to support nascent economic recovery. Data separately released by

Retail inflation rises to 6-month high at 6.3% in May

Retail inflation rises to 6-month high at 6.3% in May

NEW DELHI: India’s retail inflation, measured by the Consumer Price Index (CPI), accelerated to a six-month high of 6.3% in May, breaching the upper band of Reserve Bank of India’s flexible inflation target. As per data from the National Statistical Office, food inflation shot up to 5% in May from