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23 March, 2018 14:28 IST
WPI inflation eases to 7-month low in February'18
Source: IRIS | 14 Mar, 2018, 04.23PM
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Wholesale price inflation (WPI) in India stood at 2.48% in February, 2018. WPI inflation was at 2.84% in the previous month and 5.51% during the corresponding month of the previous year.

Primary articles inflation was came at 0.79% in February as compared to 2.37% in the previous month. Manufactured products inflation came at 3.04% in February.

Inflation for fuel and power segment came at 3.81% in February as compared to 4.08% for the previous month.

Food inflation came at 0.88% in February against 3.00% in the previous month. Vegetable inflation came at 15.26% in February against 40.77% in the last month.

Build up inflation rate in the financial year so far was 2.30% compared to a build up rate of 4.92% in the corresponding period of the previous year.

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