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WPI Inflation Eases To 13.56 Pc In Dec; Food Items, Veggies See Price Rise

Odisha TV | 14/01/2022 04:00 PM | Click to read full article

The wholesale price-based inflation bucked the 4-month rising trend in December 2021, and eased to 13.56 per cent, mainly on account of softening in fuel, power and manufacturing items even though food prices hardened.

WPI inflation has remained in double digits for the ninth consecutive month beginning April. Inflation in November was 14.23 per cent, while in December 2020 it was 1.95 per cent.