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India's wholesale prices rise 2.17 percent in May
June 14, 2017 / 6:43 AM / 6 months ago

India's wholesale prices rise 2.17 percent in May

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India’s wholesale prices rose 2.17 percent year-on-year in May, government data showed on Wednesday.

A worker arranges fruits inside a newly opened wholesale store of Metro Cash & Carry India, at Sarkhej on the outskirts of Ahmedabad, India June 13, 2017. REUTERS/Amit Dave

The rise compares with a 3.11 percent annual gain forecast by economists in a Reuters poll. In April, prices rose a provisional 3.85 percent.

Wholesale food inflation was 0.15 percent in May, lower than 2.90 percent a month ago, the data showed.

Reporting by Rajesh Kumar Singh; Editing by Malini Menon

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