India Import Prices

Import Prices in India increased to 459 Index Points in 2013 from 425 Index Points in 2012. Import Prices in India is reported by the Reserve Bank of India. Import Prices in India averaged 224.87 Index Points from 2000 until 2013, reaching an all time high of 459 Index Points in 2013 and a record low of 100 Index Points in 2000. In India, Import Prices correspond to the rate of change in the prices of goods and services purchased by residents of that country from, and supplied by, foreign sellers. Import Prices are heavily affected by exchange rates. This page provides - India Import Prices - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. 2014-04-24

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Dates Unit Frequency
459.00 425.00 459.00 100.00 583.15 | 2014/06 2000 - 2013 Index Points Yearly

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India Import Prices
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Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Forecast Unit
Inflation Rate 8.31 2014-03-15 8.03 11.16 7.55 8.65 2014-06-30 Percent [+]
Consumer Price Index (CPI) 238.00 2014-02-15 237.00 243.00 4.32 244.97 2014-06-30 Index Points [+]
Export Prices 284.00 2013-06-30 268.00 284.00 100.00 318.17 2014-06-30 Index Points [+]
GDP Deflator 171.30 2013-12-31 159.30 171.30 100.00 177.43 2014-06-30 Index Points [+]
Import Prices 459.00 2013-06-30 425.00 459.00 100.00 583.15 2014-06-30 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices 179.80 2014-03-15 178.90 181.50 97.50 182.68 2014-06-30 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices Change 5.70 2014-03-31 4.68 34.68 -11.31 5.62 2014-06-30 Percent [+]
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Import Prices | Notes
Import Prices refers to the rate of change in the prices of goods and services purchased by residents of that country from, and supplied by, foreign sellers.


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