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  • Sunday, April, 2024| Today's Market | Current Time: 05:20:59
  • The annual rate of inflation based on all India Wholesale Price Index (WPI) number is(-) 4.12% (provisional) for the month of June, 2023 (over June, 2022) against (-) 3.48% recorded in May, 2023. The decline in the rate of inflation in June, 2023 is primarily due tofall in prices of mineral oils, food products, basic metals, crude petroleum & natural gas andtextiles. The index numbers and inflation rate for the last three months of all commodities and WPI components are given below:

    Index Numbers & Annual Rate of Inflation (Y-o-Y in %)*
    All Commodities/Major GroupsWeight (%)Apr-23 (F)May-23 (P)June-23 (P)
    IndexInflationIndexInflationIndexInflation
    All Commodities100.0151.1-0.79149.6-3.48149.0-4.12
    I. Primary Articles22.62177.81.89175.3-1.79176.3-2.87
    II. Fuel & Power13.15152.70.99148.6-9.17146.0-12.63
    III. Manufactured Products64.23141.4-2.28140.7-2.97140.0-2.71
    Food Index24.38174.00.40172.8-1.59175.2-1.24

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