Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / Index for textiles group up
Index for textiles group up
15
Oct '09
The official Wholesale Price Index for 'All Commodities'(Base: 1993-94 = 100) for the week ended 3rd October 2009 declined by 0.5 percent to 241.9 (Provisional) from 243.0 (Provisional) for the previous week.

The annual rate of inflation, calculated on point to point basis, stood at 0.92 percent (Provisional)for the week ended 03/10/2009 (over 04/10/2008) as compared to 0.70 percent (Provisional) for the previous week (ended 26/09/2009) and 11.49 percent during the corresponding week (ended 04/10/2008) of the previous year.

1. INFLATION
The annual rate of inflation, calculated on point to point basis, stood at 0.92 percent (prov) for the week ended 03/10/2009 over (04/10/2008) as compared to 0.70 percent (Provisional) for the previous week (ended 26/09/2009) and 11.49 percent during the corresponding week (ended 04/10/2008
of the previous year. Build up inflation in the financial year so far was 5.82% compared to a build up of 5.73% in the corresponding period of the previous year. 52 week average inflation for the week ended 03/10/2009 was 2.66 %.

2. PRIMARY ARTICLES (Weight 22.02%)
The index for this major group declined by 1.4 percent to 272.8 (Provisional) from 276.8 (Provisional) for the previous week.

3. MANUFACTURED PRODUCTS (Weight 63.75%)
The index for this major group declined by 0.2 percent to 208.1 (Provisional) from 208.5 (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 0.1 percent to 144.9 (Provisional) from 144.7 (Provisional) for the previous week due to higher prices of polyester staple fibre (2%).

4. FINAL INDEX FOR THE WEEK ENDED 8th August 2009
For the week ended 08/08/2009, the final wholesale price index for 'All Commodities' (Base:1993-94=100) stood at 240.2 as compared to 237.4 (Provisional) and annual rate of inflation based on final index, calculated on point to point basis, stood at -0.37 percent as compared to -1.53 percent (Provisional) reported earlier vide press note dated 20/08/2009.

For more deatials Click here.

Press Information Bureau


Must ReadView All

Courtesy: Mikes Photos from Pexels

Apparel/Garments | On 17th Oct 2018

Bangladesh garment exports swell 14.66% in Q1 FY19

Readymade garment exports from Bangladesh increased by 14.66 per cent ...

Courtesy: WTO

Textiles | On 17th Oct 2018

WTO rejects Panama claim for $210-mn sanctions on Columbia

A World Trade Organisation (WTO) panel recently rejected Panama’s...

India ranks 147th in Oxfam world inequality index

Textiles | On 17th Oct 2018

India ranks 147th in Oxfam world inequality index

India has been ranked 147th among 157 countries in a new worldwide...

Interviews View All

Ghanshyam Ghoghari, Kimora Fashion

Ghanshyam Ghoghari
Kimora Fashion

Bridalwear is not about reds and whites anymore

Nishank Patel, Shri Dinesh Mills Limited

Nishank Patel
Shri Dinesh Mills Limited

Broad range of fabrics will sell well this financial year

Cindy McNaull, Cordura

Cindy McNaull
Cordura

We have broad range of options in durable fabrics

Maya Simova,

Maya Simova

Inter Expo and Congress Center (IEC) is a prominent exhibition centre in...

Shyam Gupta & Ravi Gupta,

Shyam Gupta & Ravi Gupta

Based out of South Delhi, Gargee Designer's provides bespoke formal and...

Sarah Perkins,

Sarah Perkins

Fairfax, Virginia-based Specialty Graphic Imaging Association (SGIA) is a...

Prof Seokheun (Sean) Choi, Binghamton University, State University of New York (SUNY)

Prof Seokheun (Sean) Choi
Binghamton University, State University of New York (SUNY)

A team of researchers from the State University of New York (SUNY),...

Justin Chan & Shyam Gollakota, University of Washington

Justin Chan & Shyam Gollakota
University of Washington

A fabric that can store data without any electronics or batteries has been ...

Mary-Cathryn Kolb, Brrr°

Mary-Cathryn Kolb
Brrr°

Atlanta-based private start-up Brrr° was founded in 2014 to develop...

Ritu Kumar, Label Ritu Kumar

Ritu Kumar
Label Ritu Kumar

‘Classics will return’ "There are a lot of people wearing western clothes ...

Priya Somaiya, Usha Social Services

Priya Somaiya
Usha Social Services

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

Sandeep and Sarah Shaikh Gonsalves, SS Homme

Sandeep and Sarah Shaikh Gonsalves
SS Homme

SS Homme celebrates the craft of traditional tailoring through the bespoke ...

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 2018

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

news category


Related Categories:

Advanced Search