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Index Numbers of Wholesale Price in India (Base: 2011-12=100)

News and Press Release - Dated:- 14-3-2018 - Review for the month of February, 2018 The official Wholesale Price Index for All Commodities (Base: 2011-12=100) for the month of February, 2018 remained unchanged at its previous month level of 115.8 (Provisional). INFLATION The annual rate of inflation, based on monthly WPI, stood at 2.48% (provisional) for the month of February, 2018 (over February, 2017) as compared to 2.84% (provisional) for the previous month and 5.51% during the corresponding .....

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ious month. The groups and items which showed variations during the month are as follows:- The index for Food Articles group declined by 2.0 percent to 137.8 (provisional) from 140.6 (provisional) for the previous month due to lower price of fruits & vegetables (9%), gram, tea and masur (4% each), rajma and bajra (3% each), egg, fish-marine, peas/chawali, jowar and urad (2% each) and wheat (1%). However, the price of betel leaves (13%), ragi (3%) and arhar, maize, condiments & spices, co .....

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guar seed (4%), raw wool and fodder (2% each) and groundnut seed, castor seed, gingelly seed and sunflower (1% each) moved up. The index for Minerals group rose by 0.2 percent to 122.2 (provisional) from 121.9 (provisional) for the previous month due to higher price of iron ore (3%) and copper concentrate (1%). However, the price of sillimanite (9%), lead concentrate (4%), manganese ore (3%) and chromite and phosphorite (2% each) declined. The index for Crude Petroleum & Natural Gas group r .....

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th due to higher price of non-coking coal (2%). The index for Mineral Oils group rose by 1.8 percent to 89.8 (provisional) from 88.2 (provisional) for the previous month due to higher price of ATF (7%), kerosene and lube oils (4% each), furnace oil (3%), HSD and petrol (2% each) and petroleum coke (1%). However, the price of bitumen and naphtha (2% each) declined. MANUFACTURED PRODUCTS (Weight 64.23%) The index for this major group rose by 0.4 percent to 115.2 (provisional) from 114.7 (provision .....

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h, crustaceans & molluscs and products thereof and castor oil (2% each) and honey, rapeseed oil, processing & preserving of fruit & vegetables, manufacture of health supplements, instant coffee and ice cream (1% each). However, the price of basmati rice (4%), rice products, bagasse and other meats, preserved/processed (3% each), cotton seed oil and manufacture of prepared animal feeds (2% each) and groundnut oil, rice, non-basmati, palm oil, coffee powder with chicory, spices (includ .....

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(provisional) from 151.3 (provisional) for the previous month due to higher price of cigarette (2%) and biri (1%). The index for Manufacture of Textiles group rose by 0.6 percent to 113.7 (provisional) from 113.0 (provisional) for the previous month due to higher price of weaving & finishing of textiles, cotton yarn, synthetic yarn and manufacture of made-up textile articles, except apparel (1% each). However, the price of manufacture of other textiles (1%) declined. The index for Manufactur .....

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ods, handbags, office bags, etc. and harness, saddles & other related items (1% each). However, the price of vegetable tanned leather and plastic/pvc chappals (1% each) declined. The index for Manufacture of Wood and of Products of Wood and Cork group rose by 0.1 percent to 130.9 (provisional) from 130.8 (provisional) for the previous month due to higher price of wooden splint (2%) and lamination wooden sheets/veneer sheets and wooden box/crate (1% each). However, the price of plywood block .....

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aper and bristle paper board (2% each) and press board, poster paper, corrugated paper board and kraft paper (1% each) moved up. The index for Printing and Reproduction of Recorded Media group declined by 0.8 percent to 143.5 (provisional) from 144.6 (provisional) for the previous month due to lower price of printed labels/posters/calendars (3%), printed form & schedule (2%) and printed books (1%). However, the price of hologram (3d) (3%) and newspaper (1%) moved up. The index for Manufactur .....

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ne, expandable, perfume/scent and paint (3% each), carbon black, fungicide, liquid, varnish (all types), dye stuff/dyes incl. dye intermediates & pigments/colours, adhesive excluding gum, plasticizer, polyethylene, xlpe compound, nitrogenous fertilizer, others and additive (2% each) and caustic soda (sodium hydroxide), ethyl acetate, aniline (including pna, ona, ocpna), ammonium sulphate, ammonium nitrate, alkyl benzene, organic surface active agent, foundry chemical, detergent cake, washing .....

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nt to 120.7 (provisional) from 121.7 (provisional) for the previous month due to lower price of anti cancer drugs (32%), sulpha drugs (15%), vials/ampoule, glass, empty or filled (2%) and plastic capsules and api & formulations of vitamins (1% each). However, the price of anti allergic drugs and antidiabetic drug excluding insulin (i.e.tolbutam) (8% each), antioxidants (6%), ayurvedic medicaments, antibiotics & preparations thereof and steroids & hormonal preparations (including anti .....

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dium & heavy commercial vehicle tyre (1% each). However, the price of polypropylene film (4%), plastic button (3%), plastic bag, 2/3 wheeler tyre, plastic tank, rubberized dipped fabric, solid rubber tyres/wheels, polyester film (non-metalized) and rubber tread (2% each) and processed rubber, thermocol, elastic webbing, pvc fittings & other accessories, plastic bottle, plastic components and rubber moulded goods (1% each) moved up. The index for Manufacture of Other Non-Metallic Mineral .....

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les) (3%), porcelain sanitary ware (2%) and marble slab, clinker, asbestos corrugated sheet and toughened glass (1% each) declined. The index for Manufacture of Basic Metals group rose by 2.0 percent to 107.9 (provisional) from 105.8 (provisional) for the previous month due to higher price of rails and pig iron (6% each), sponge iron/direct reduced iron (DRI) and ms pencil ingots (5% each), ms wire rods, gp/gc sheet, angles, channels, sections, steel (coated/not) and hot rolled (HR) coils & .....

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s steel tubes, stainless steel coils, strips & sheets, aluminium disk and circles and alumnium foil (1% each). However, the price of steel forgings-rough (1%) declined. The index for Manufacture of Fabricated Metal Products, Except Machinery and Equipment group declined by 0.1 percent to 111.8 (provisional) from 111.9 (provisional) for the previous month due to lower price of sanitary fittings of iron & steel (23%), forged steel rings and hand tools (2% each) and steel container, iron/st .....

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(2%) and meter (non-electrical) and capacitors (1% each). However, the price of electro-diagnostic apparatus, used in medical, surgical, dental or veterinary sciences (3%) and sunglasses and air conditioner (1% each) moved up. The index for Manufacture of Electrical Equipment group declined by 0.6 percent to 109.4 (provisional) from 110.1 (provisional) for the previous month due to lower price of solenoid valve (6%), transformer and jelly filled cables (4% each), electric switch and connector/pl .....

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each) moved up. The index for Manufacture of Machinery and Equipment group rose by 1.5 percent to 109.7 (provisional) from 108.1 (provisional) for the previous month due to higher price of agricultural tractors (16%), pressure vessel and tank for fermentation & other food processing (10%), roller mill (raymond) (9%), hydraulic pump, lathes, air filters, mining, quarrying & metallurgical machinery/parts and air or vacuum pump (2% each) and industrial valve, roller & ball bearings, man .....

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cles, Trailers and Semi-Trailers group rose by 0.4 percent to 111.1 (provisional) from 110.7 (provisional) for the previous month due to higher price of brake pad/brake liner/brake block/brake rubber, others (5%), engine (2%) and seat for motor vehicles, piston ring/piston & compressor, head lamp and body (for commercial motor vehicles) (1% each). However, the price of cylinder liners (2%) and wheels/wheels & parts, chassis of different vehicle types, silencer & damper and shafts of .....

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s of rubber (incl. balls), plastic moulded-others toys, non mechanical toys and football (1% each). However, the price of stringed musical instruments (incl.santoor, guitars, etc.) (4%) and silver, intraocular lens and cricket ball (1% each) declined. WPI FOOD INDEX (Weight 24.38%) The rate of inflation based on WPI Food Index consisting of Food Articles from Primary Articles group and Food Product from Manufactured Products group decreased from 1.65% in January, 2018 to 0.07% in February, 2018. .....

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ase Year: 2011-12=100) Month of February, 2018 Commodities/Major Groups/Groups/Sub-Groups Weight WPI February- 2018 Latest month over month Build up from March Year on year 2016-17 2017-18 2016-17 2017-18 2016-17 2017-18 ALL COMMODITIES 100.00 115.8 0.36 0.00 4.92 2.30 5.51 2.48 PRIMARY ARTICLES 22.62 128.0 0.24 -1.31 3.25 0.71 4.01 0.79 Food Articles 15.26 137.8 0.07 -1.99 2.40 0.15 2.55 0.88 Cereals 2.82 143.4 0.48 0.00 8.97 -1.24 9.05 -2.45 Paddy 1.43 151.2 1.81 0.53 8.28 2.37 8.20 3.28 Wheat .....

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bres 0.84 120.9 1.40 -2.03 22.27 -3.20 21.42 -1.71 Oil Seeds 1.12 138.2 -1.00 4.14 -1.83 7.38 -1.53 7.30 Minerals 0.83 122.2 -0.35 0.25 -2.51 6.45 11.03 8.43 FUEL & POWER 13.15 98.1 1.50 1.24 23.53 4.81 25.17 3.81 LPG 0.64 90.6 10.01 -0.44 19.63 -3.21 11.63 8.50 Petrol 1.60 85.3 0.73 2.03 44.95 3.65 41.02 2.52 HSD 3.10 91.3 1.92 2.24 54.83 7.54 68.99 7.41 MANUFACTURED PRODUCTS 64.23 115.2 0.18 0.44 2.76 2.58 3.23 3.04 Manufacture of Food Products 9.12 126.4 0.00 -0.32 9.31 -0.71 10.25 -1.25 .....

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.77 130.9 0.46 0.08 0.38 0.69 0.93 0.15 Manufacture of Paper and Paper Products 1.11 120.0 0.09 -1.15 1.60 3.72 2.14 4.71 Manufacture of Chemicals and Chemical Products 6.47 115.0 0.54 1.05 0.36 2.95 0.63 3.32 Manufacture of Rubber and Plastics Products 2.30 107.3 0.46 -0.46 2.64 -1.38 3.32 -1.38 Manufacture of other Non-Metallic Mineral Products 3.20 114.4 0.00 0.35 -0.82 4.67 -0.27 5.05 Manufacture of Cement, Lime and Plaster 1.64 115.1 0.00 0.96 0.46 5.31 1.11 5.31 Manufacture of Basic Metals .....

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Feb-18 Jan-18 Dec-17 Nov-17 Oct-17 Sep-17 ALL COMMODITIES 100.00 2.48 2.84 3.58 4.02 3.68 3.14 PRIMARY ARTICLES 22.62 0.79 2.37 3.86 5.59 3.72 0.69 Food Articles 15.26 0.88 3.00 4.72 6.41 4.30 2.04 Cereals 2.82 -2.45 -1.98 -3.00 -2.13 -0.07 -0.07 Paddy 1.43 3.28 4.59 3.19 2.90 3.10 2.83 Wheat 1.03 -6.23 -6.94 -8.47 -5.75 -1.99 -1.71 Pulses 0.64 -24.51 -30.43 -35.19 -35.52 -31.10 -24.26 Vegetables 1.87 15.26 40.77 56.38 59.87 36.67 15.41 Potato 0.28 11.67 8.68 -8.40 -40.73 -44.29 -46.78 Onion 0. .....

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