Three of the big six energy providers recently blamed rising wholesale prices
after introducing bill hikes to consumers.
of eggs went up four per cent, fish- marine by two per cent while milk, fruits and vegetables turned costlier by one per cent each.
* The downward slides in wholesale prices
are not linear, but in both cases reflected seasonality.
The increase in the wholesale prices
of construction materials sold in Metro Manila was slower last month due largely to the decline in steel prices, according to the latest data released by the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA).
of gram of No-1 quality was fixed at Rs102 per kg and that of gram flour of No1 quality at Rs100 per kg.
A Centre for Economics and Business Research spokesman said: "While wholesale prices
are up by an average of 5%, the average basket will cost 3% more at the checkout."
Talking to the source, a senior government official said the committee also recommended that sugar millers should pay 75% of the sugarcane price in advance and 5% after a year keeping in view the average wholesale price
Talking to The Express Tribune, a senior government official said the committee also recommended that sugar millers should pay 75% of the sugarcane price in advance and 5% after a year keeping in view the average wholesale price
The average wholesale price
of well-milled rice rose six percent to P40.68 per kg year-on-year and week-on-week prices also went up one percent.
New Delhi: India`s annual wholesale price
inflation eased in January for the second straight month after touching an eight-month high in November, helped by a softer rise in food and fuel prices, government data showed on Thursday.
was quoted at P39.75 a kg, while average retail price was at P42.95 a kg.
B OTH consumer price and wholesale price
inflation estimates declined to record lows in August on the back of falling global commodity prices such as oil raising hopes of an interest rate cut by the Reserve Bank of India at its bi- monthly policy review on September 29.