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21. Wholesale Price Index
Date : Jul 10, 2013

(Base: 2004-05 = 100)

Commodities

Weight

2012-13

2012

2013

May

Mar.

Apr. (P)

May (P)

1

2

3

4

5

6

1 ALL COMMODITIES

100.000

167.6

163.9

170.1

171.5

171.6

1.1 PRIMARY ARTICLES

20.118

220.0

215.0

223.1

228.0

229.3

1.1.1 Food articles

14.337

211.8

206.1

214.1

219.8

223.1

1.1.1.1 Food Grains

4.090

207.1

190.4

216.1

216.5

216.9

1.1.1.1.1 Cereals

3.373

199.9

184.3

212.5

213.1

213.8

1.1.1.1.2 Pulses

0.717

241.3

218.6

233.1

232.7

231.6

1.1.1.2 Fruits & Vegetables

3.843

198.4

208.5

186.6

206.4

214.4

1.1.1.2.1 Vegetables

1.736

210.1

224.7

186.8

216.1

235.6

1.1.1.2.2 Fruits

2.107

188.8

195.1

186.4

198.4

197.0

1.1.1.3 Milk

3.238

208.1

204.1

210.2

211.1

213.2

1.1.1.4 Eggs, Meat & Fish

2.414

244.5

231.1

255.6

253.8

257.0

1.1.1.5 Condiments & Spices

0.569

209.5

198.9

222.3

229.8

232.0

1.1.1.6 Other Food Articles

0.183

242.2

239.2

243.1

251.6

241.8

1.1.2 Non-Food Articles

4.258

201.9

198.8

207.6

209.7

208.5

1.1.2.1 Fibres

0.877

208.3

202.1

219.2

219.1

219.1

1.1.2.2 Oil Seeds

1.781

198.0

183.8

205.1

210.1

207.6

1.1.2.3 Other Non-Food Articles

1.386

211.1

226.6

212.1

210.2

209.3

1.1.2.4 Flowers

0.213

148.5

129.5

151.9

164.3

167.5

1.1.3 Minerals

1.524

346.9

344.4

351.8

355.0

346.5

1.1.3.1 Metallic Minerals

0.489

439.0

434.3

447.1

447.6

446.8

1.1.3.2 Other Minerals

0.135

204.7

183.7

217.1

217.6

217.0

1.1.3.3 Crude Petroleum

0.900

318.2

319.6

320.3

325.3

311.4

1.2 FUEL & POWER

14.910

186.5

178.9

191.6

194.6

192.0

1.2.1 Coal

2.094

208.6

210.3

189.7

210.4

189.7

1.2.2 Mineral Oils

9.364

202.5

194.6

213.9

214.0

208.1

1.2.3 Electricity

3.452

129.8

117.0

132.4

132.4

149.6

1.3 MANUFACTURED PRODUCTS

64.972

147.1

144.6

148.7

148.7

149.1

1.3.1 Food Products

9.974

163.5

156.9

165.6

165.8

167.1

1.3.1.1 Dairy Products

0.568

176.1

175.3

176.1

176.3

176.5

1.3.1.2 Canning, Preserving & Processing of Food

0.358

144.0

144.1

147.2

146.6

152.0

1.3.1.3 Grain Mill Products

1.340

156.0

145.4

166.4

165.5

165.5

1.3.1.4 Bakery Products

0.444

130.0

128.1

132.4

133.6

136.5

1.3.1.5 Sugar, Khandsari & Gur

2.089

185.7

172.8

184.2

184.9

185.1

1.3.1.6 Edible Oils

3.043

148.1

145.8

146.7

145.2

146.9

1.3.1.7 Oil Cakes

0.494

210.8

190.0

216.5

225.0

230.1

1.3.1.8 Tea & Coffee Proccessing

0.711

163.3

158.6

169.1

169.3

171.6

1.3.1.9 Manufacture of Salt

0.048

182.2

181.8

185.4

185.4

185.4

1.3.1.10 Other Food Products

0.879

164.6

161.7

171.1

171.8

172.7

1.3.2 Beverages, Tobacco & Tobacco Products

1.762

175.3

170.7

181.6

181.2

181.9

1.3.2.1 Wine Industries

0.385

124.8

123.6

126.6

125.8

125.8

1.3.2.2 Malt Liquor

0.153

171.5

171.8

170.4

170.1

170.9

1.3.2.3 Soft Drinks & Carbonated Water

0.241

152.8

151.0

157.7

157.6

159.4

1.3.2.4 Manufacture of Bidi, Cigarettes, Tobacco & Zarda

0.983

201.3

193.8

210.8

210.5

211.2

1.3.3 Textiles

7.326

131.4

129.9

133.4

133.6

135.0

1.3.3.1 Cotton Textiles

2.605

146.2

144.2

150.1

150.7

152.2

1.3.3.1.1 Cotton Yarn

1.377

157.2

154.4

164.1

164.8

166.3

1.3.3.1.2 Cotton Fabric

1.228

133.9

132.8

134.3

134.8

136.3

1.3.3.2 Man-Made Textiles

2.206

124.1

121.2

127.5

127.1

126.7

1.3.3.2.1 Man-Made Fibre

1.672

124.0

120.8

127.7

127.2

126.8

1.3.3.2.2 Man-Made Fabric

0.533

124.3

122.3

126.8

126.7

126.3

1.3.3.3 Woollen Textiles

0.294

142.6

136.7

149.8

150.0

150.6

1.3.3.4 Jute, Hemp & Mesta Textiles

0.261

177.8

174.5

181.5

180.9

182.6

1.3.3.5 Other Misc. Textiles

1.960

111.9

113.8

109.0

109.2

112.6

1.3.4 Wood & Wood Products

0.587

171.0

166.5

174.1

174.0

174.3

1.3.4.1 Timber/Wooden Planks

0.181

140.5

138.7

141.8

141.8

141.8

1.3.4.2 Processed Wood

0.128

178.9

175.2

179.9

179.9

182.7

1.3.4.3 Plywood & Fibre Board

0.241

193.6

187.0

198.9

198.7

198.5

1.3.4.4 Others

0.038

146.1

140.1

151.8

151.7

147.7


No. 21: Wholesale Price Index (Concld.)

(Base: 2004-05 = 100)

Commodities

Weight

2012-13

2012

2013

May

Mar.

Apr. (P)

May (P)

1

2

3

4

5

6

1.3.5 Paper & Paper Products

2.034

136.6

134.2

140.2

140.0

140.7

1.3.5.1 Paper & Pulp

1.019

135.8

134.3

138.5

138.5

139.1

1.3.5.2 Manufacture of boards

0.550

128.2

126.2

130.7

130.2

130.9

1.3.5.3 Printing & Publishing

0.465

148.2

143.5

154.7

155.1

155.6

1.3.6 Leather & Leather Products

0.835

134.2

132.8

134.7

135.1

136.1

1.3.6.1 Leathers

0.223

112.2

111.3

112.7

112.8

112.1

1.3.6.2 Leather Footwear

0.409

149.8

148.2

148.8

150.0

151.6

1.3.6.3 Other Leather Products

0.203

126.9

125.5

130.3

129.8

131.3

1.3.7 Rubber & Plastic Products

2.987

137.5

135.8

139.5

139.5

139.7

1.3.7.1 Tyres & Tubes

0.541

163.1

162.9

162.4

162.8

162.8

1.3.7.1.1 Tyres

0.488

162.9

162.7

162.2

162.6

162.5

1.3.7.1.2 Tubes

0.053

165.1

164.9

165.1

165.1

165.1

1.3.7.2 Plastic Products

1.861

127.0

124.8

130.1

130.1

130.4

1.3.7.3 Rubber Products

0.584

147.4

145.7

148.2

148.0

147.9

1.3.8 Chemicals & Chemical Products

12.018

143.6

141.4

145.9

145.8

146.1

1.3.8.1 Basic Inorganic Chemicals

1.187

147.8

144.2

148.9

148.9

148.8

1.3.8.2 Basic Organic Chemicals

1.952

140.3

140.2

143.0

142.3

141.6

1.3.8.3 Fertilisers & Pesticides

3.145

144.7

138.8

147.7

147.6

147.8

1.3.8.3.1 Fertilisers

2.661

149.0

142.4

152.3

152.5

152.5

1.3.8.3.2 Pesticides

0.483

121.2

118.7

122.5

120.5

122.3

1.3.8.4 Paints, Varnishes & Lacquers

0.529

143.6

141.3

144.4

144.5

144.5

1.3.8.5 Dyestuffs & Indigo

0.563

126.9

125.8

128.1

128.0

127.9

1.3.8.6 Drugs & Medicines

0.456

124.2

122.9

125.4

125.5

125.8

1.3.8.7 Perfumes, Cosmetics, Toiletries etc.

1.130

151.9

150.3

153.3

152.6

154.6

1.3.8.8 Turpentine, Plastic Chemicals

0.586

140.0

140.1

144.3

145.3

145.6

1.3.8.9 Polymers including Synthetic Rubber

0.970

135.3

137.9

136.9

138.1

138.9

1.3.8.10 Petrochemical Intermediates

0.869

164.2

163.2

167.0

166.3

166.0

1.3.8.11 Matches, Explosives & other Chemicals

0.629

142.6

140.9

144.8

145.6

146.3

1.3.9 Non-Metallic Mineral Products

2.556

163.3

159.9

166.8

166.6

164.8

1.3.9.1 Structural Clay Products

0.658

164.7

162.1

167.6

167.6

165.9

1.3.9.2 Glass, Earthenware, Chinaware & their Products

0.256

130.8

129.2

131.7

131.1

131.2

1.3.9.3 Cement & Lime

1.386

168.6

164.9

172.3

171.8

169.8

1.3.9.4 Cement, Slate & Graphite Products

0.256

163.2

157.8

170.5

171.0

168.3

1.3.10 Basic Metals, Alloys & Metal Products

10.748

166.1

166.3

164.8

164.3

163.8

1.3.10.1 Ferrous Metals

8.064

156.3

157.9

154.7

154.8

154.6

1.3.10.1.1 Iron & Semis

1.563

161.6

167.3

154.8

155.5

155.1

1.3.10.1.2 Steel: Long

1.630

169.7

171.9

166.9

166.3

166.4

1.3.10.1.3 Steel: Flat

2.611

154.2

154.7

153.5

153.8

153.6

1.3.10.1.4 Steel: Pipes & Tubes

0.314

128.0

129.8

127.4

128.4

128.2

1.3.10.1.5 Stainless Steel & alloys

0.938

156.8

155.7

158.7

158.4

157.9

1.3.10.1.6 Castings & Forgings

0.871

138.9

138.0

141.3

140.8

141.1

1.3.10.1.7 Ferro alloys

0.137

151.7

152.1

153.1

153.3

153.8

1.3.10.2 Non-Ferrous Metals

1.004

160.9

159.6

161.5

161.9

161.0

1.3.10.2.1 Aluminium

0.489

134.1

131.8

134.7

135.9

133.5

1.3.10.2.2 Other Non-Ferrous Metals

0.515

186.4

186.0

186.9

186.7

187.2

1.3.10.3 Metal Products

1.680

216.0

210.2

215.3

211.9

209.3

1.3.11 Machinery & Machine Tools

8.931

128.4

127.0

129.4

129.6

130.1

1.3.11.1 Agricultural Machinery & Implements

0.139

137.0

136.3

137.6

137.4

137.7

1.3.11.2 Industrial Machinery

1.838

146.2

144.8

147.6

147.4

149.1

1.3.11.3 Construction Machinery

0.045

135.7

134.4

136.7

136.9

136.9

1.3.11.4 Machine Tools

0.367

154.4

150.2

157.9

157.8

158.3

1.3.11.5 Air Conditioner & Refrigerators

0.429

112.5

110.2

113.7

113.9

114.2

1.3.11.6 Non-Electrical Machinery

1.026

122.9

122.6

123.1

123.9

123.3

1.3.11.7 Electrical Machinery, Equipment & Batteries

2.343

133.0

131.2

134.1

134.2

135.2

1.3.11.8 Electrical Accessories, Wires, Cables etc.

1.063

143.4

141.2

144.9

145.3

145.7

1.3.11.9 Electrical Apparatus & Appliances

0.337

117.4

117.1

117.2

117.2

117.4

1.3.11.10 Electronics Items

0.961

86.7

86.0

87.3

87.2

86.8

1.3.11.11 IT Hardware

0.267

89.2

89.2

89.2

89.2

88.5

1.3.11.12 Communication Equipments

0.118

94.1

95.1

93.7

93.7

96.3

1.3.12 Transport, Equipment & Parts

5.213

129.8

127.3

132.2

132.4

132.1

1.3.12.1 Automotives

4.231

129.0

126.3

131.7

131.9

131.6

1.3.12.2 Auto Parts

0.804

130.2

128.5

131.3

131.2

131.7

1.3.12.3 Other Transport Equipments

0.178

147.3

144.9

149.7

149.8

147.8

Source: Office of the Economic Adviser, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India.

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