wholesale price index


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wholesale price index

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(Banking & Finance) an indicator of price changes in the wholesale market
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Noun1.wholesale price index - an index of changes in wholesale priceswholesale price index - an index of changes in wholesale prices
price index, price level - an index that traces the relative changes in the price of an individual good (or a market basket of goods) over time
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wholesale price index

nGroßhandelspreisindex m
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Wholesale Price Index (WPI), on monthly basis, is compiled from 21 markets and 21 cities for a basket of 463 items.
The Wholesale Price Index rose 3.74 per cent year on year--far below market forecasts of 4.40 per cent -- and sharply lower than the 5.19 per cent rate clocked up the previous month, data released by the commerce ministry showed.
The overall Wholesale Price Index (WPI) in Palestine with its base year reached
The overall Wholesale Price Index (WPI) in Palestine with its base year (2007=100) reached 122.51 in the First quarter 2014, which indicates an increase by 0.67% compared to the Fourth quarter 2013, the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics (PCBS) said in a press release Sunday.
The CDSI also said that on the contrary, a number of sections constituting the general wholesale price index in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in last March topped by the section of other commodities, which fell by 12.4 %, section of miscellaneous manufactured goods by 0.4%, section of oils and animal and vegetable fats by 0.3 % and section of classified manufactured goods by a slight decline of 0.1%, while the section of mineral fuels and related products at the level of its previous index without any relative change.
In the last week, prices of basic food stables in Bulgaria went up even further with their wholesale price index reaching 1.35 points.
Taipei, June 8, 2012 (CENS)--Influenced by the price hike of dining-outs, Taiwan's consumer price index (CPI) posted an annual growth of 1.74% in May, a four-month high, but the annual increase of the wholesale price index (WPI) declined for the third consecutive month to the level of -0.64%, according the Directorate General of Budget, Accounting & Statistics (DGBAS).
The basic price index for domestic supply went up by 5.4% and the year-on-year change in the wholesale price index was 6.6%.
On a month-on-month basis, the wholesale price index dropped 0.1 percent from April, the first decline in eight months.
The government started the new index in October 2007, replacing the old wholesale price index.
ITO said wholesale price index increased by 1.09 percent in September.