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Consumer price inflation at 10.56 percent in December
January 14, 2013 / 5:53 AM / in 5 years

Consumer price inflation at 10.56 percent in December

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India’s annual consumer price inflation accelerated to 10.56 percent in December from the previous month, government data showed on Monday.

Labourers thresh paddy crop in a farm at Sanand in Gujarat October 30, 2012. REUTERS/Amit Dave/Files

Analysts had expected retail prices to rise an annual 10.20 percent, above 9.90 percent in November.

India’s retail inflation is the highest among the BRICS group of emerging economies - Brazil, Russia, China, and South Africa.

Food prices for consumers rose 13.04 percent in December from 11.81 percent in November.

Reporting by Rajesh Kumar Singh; Editing by Anand Basu

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