Home / Knowledge / News / Large downward contribution from clothing & footwear
Large downward contribution from clothing & footwear
12
Feb '08
In the year to January, the consumer prices index (CPI) rose by 2.2 per cent, up from 2.1 per cent in December. In the year to January, the all items retail prices index (RPI) rose by 4.1 per cent, up from 4.0 per cent in December.

Over the same period, the all items RPI excluding mortgage interest payments index (RPIX) rose by 3.4 per cent, up from 3.1 per cent in December.

The largest upward contribution to the change in the CPI annual rate came from transport costs. This was due to operation of personal transport equipment.

There was a further large upward contribution from furniture and furnishings where price discounting had less effect than in the previous year, across a range of furniture.

There was a large downward contribution from clothing and footwear. Overall the prices of garments fell by more than last year. Also there was a small downward effect from footwear, with prices falling more than last year.

National Statistics


Must ReadView All

Textiles | On 22nd Jun 2017

Zund unveils cradle feeder roll-feed system for fabrics

Zund Systemtechnik AG, Switzerland’s textile machinery firm that...

Textiles | On 22nd Jun 2017

Hpfabrics opening production facility in Forsyth County

Hpfabrics, manufacturer of raw fabrics, is opening a new production...

Courtesy: Archroma

Textiles | On 22nd Jun 2017

Archroma’s EarthColors dyestuff range wins Gold Winner

Archroma, a global leader in colour and specialty chemicals, has...

Interviews View All

DK Sharma
Velocity Apparelz

We constantly communicate with employees at all levels

Marazban F Velati
Sutlej Textiles & Industries limited

No training can be effective till the candidate believes in it.

Poojaa Kumar Deepak
Zeven

Zeven's performance sports apparel is designed for the Indian body type,...

Larry L Kinn
Suominen Corporation

Larry L Kinn, Senior Vice President - Operations Americas of Suominen...

Iago Castro Asensio
RCfil Distribuciones S.L.

Iago Castro Asensio, International Business Manager of RCfil...

Silke Brand-Kirsch
Schlegel und Partner

Silke Brand-Kirsch, executive partner of Schlegel und Partner, a leading...

Bani Batra

Bani Batra’s couture wedding collection is inspired by traditional Indian...

Sonam & Paras Modi
SVA

Sonam and Paras Modi's Sva Couture is synonymous with head-turning...

Silvia Venturini Fendi
Fendi s.r.l

"Yes, my confidence and positive attitude are my strengths and should be...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH

news category


Related Categories:
June 2017

June 2017

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.

SUBSCRIBE


Browse Our Archives

GO


E-News Insight
Subscribe Today and Get the
Latest News Update in Your Mail Box.
Advanced Search