Retail inflation inches up to 3.18 percent in June, but well below RBI target

Money Control | Jul 12, 2019 at 8:14 PM
  • India’s retail inflation for June came in at an eight-month high at 3.18 percent from 3.05 percent in May, on the back of an increase in prices of pulse.
  • Food prices, which is a gauge to measure changes in kitchen budgets, grew 2.37 percent in June compared to 1.83 percent in May.
  • Pulses inflation for June stood at 5.68 percent as against 2.13 percent in May.