Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / Prices of hessian & woolen cloth up

Prices of hessian & woolen cloth up

10
Jul '09
The official Wholesale Price Index for 'All Commodities' (Base: 1993-94 = 100) for the week ended 27th June 2009 rose by 0.04 percent to 234.7 (Provisional) from 234.6 (Provisional) for the previous week.

The annual rate of inflation, calculated on point to point basis, stood at -1.55 percent (Provisional) for the week ended 27/06/2009 (over 28/06/2008) as compared to -1.30 percent (Provisional) for the previous week (ended 20/06/2009) and 12.03 percent during the corresponding week (ended 28/06/2008) of the previous year.

The movement of the index for the various commodity groups is summarized below:-
1.PRIMARY ARTICLES (Weight 22.02%)
The index for this major group rose by 0.3 percent to 258.5 (Provisional) from 257.6 (Provisional) for the previous week. The groups and items for which the index showed variations during the week are as follows:-

The index for 'Non-Food Articles' group rose by 0.1 percent to 237.0 (Provisional) from 236.8 (Provisional) for the previous week due to higher prices of linseed (3%), raw wool (2%) and raw rubber, groundnut seed and raw cotton (1% each). However, the prices of niger seed (19%), sunflower (3%), copra (2%) and raw silk and rape & mustard seed (1% each) declined.

2.MANUFACTURED PRODUCTS (Weight 63.75%)
The index for this major group declined by 0.1 percent to 205.7 (Provisional) from 205.9 (Provisional) for the previous week. The groups and items for which the index showed variations during the week are as follows:-

The index for 'Textiles' group rose by 0.4 percent to 143.7 (Provisional) from 143.1 (Provisional) for the previous week due to higher prices of hessian cloth (7%), hessian & sacking bags (4%) and woollen cloth (1%).

The index for 'Chemicals & Chemical Products' group declined by 0.6 percent to 226.9 (Provisional) from 228.3 (Provisional) for the previous week due to lower prices of epoxy resins(35%), calcium ammonium nitrate n-content (16%) and methanol (3%).

3.FINAL INDEX FOR THE WEEK ENDED 2nd May 2009
For the week ended 02/05/2009, the final wholesale price index for 'All Commodities' (Base:1993-94=100) stood at 233.9 as compared to 231.6 (Provisional) and annual rate of inflation based on final index, calculated on point to point basis, stood at 1.48 percent as compared to 0.48 percent (Provisional) reported earlier vide press note dated 14/05/2009.

For detail click here.

Press Information Bureau


Must ReadView All

Pic: Shutterstock

Textiles | On 20th Oct 2020

US, Brazil update agreement on trade, economic cooperation

The United States and Brazil yesterday signed a new protocol relating ...

Pic: Shutterstock

Textiles | On 20th Oct 2020

China building more competitive mulberry silk industry

China is striving to build a more competitive mulberry silk industry...

Pic: Shutterstock

Textiles | On 20th Oct 2020

CBN invests N120 bn to revive Nigeria's textile sector

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) recently said it had invested over...

Interviews View All

Karan Toshniwal, Orange O Tec

Karan Toshniwal
Orange O Tec

Contemporary industry is paying more and more attention to the...

Textile Industry, Head honchos

Textile Industry
Head honchos

Value of 'Made in India' should get more importance

Prabu Mohanram, Balavigna Weaving Mills Pvt Ltd

Prabu Mohanram
Balavigna Weaving Mills Pvt Ltd

The biggest challenge that the weaving industry faces is high price

Ken Butts,

Ken Butts

The mission of Swiss company Datacolor is to empower its customers to make ...

Fiorella Cattelan,

Fiorella Cattelan

With flexibility and versatility, Dettin strives to meet the specific...

Henk-Jan Rohaan,

Henk-Jan Rohaan

The custom-built machineries of Brugman Holland are known for reliability, ...

Frank Heislitz, Freudenberg

Frank Heislitz
Freudenberg

Freudenberg Performance Materials is a leading global manufacturer of...

Dave Rousse, INDA

Dave Rousse
INDA

INDA, the Association of the Nonwoven Fabrics Industry, serves hundreds of ...

S Ziya Gumuser, Teknomelt

S Ziya Gumuser
Teknomelt

Turkish nonwoven manufacturer Teknomelt has been around for only seven...

Rupa Sood and Sharan Apparao, Nayaab

Rupa Sood and Sharan Apparao
Nayaab

Nayaab, an exhibition meant to celebrate Indian weaves, is in its second...

Niti Singhal, Twee In One

Niti Singhal
Twee In One

Best known for convertible clothing, Indian brand Twee In One by designer...

Priya Somaiya, Usha Social Services

Priya Somaiya
Usha Social Services

The Usha Silai label from Usha International is all set for a retail...

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

Leave your Comments


October 2020

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


Advanced Search