Though benign food inflation kept January CPI inflation in check; rising fuel prices could spoil the party

Posted: March 22, 2021 at 8:32 am | Author: Manish Marwah

Food Inflation and industry crisis due to fuel price rise

It has been indicated by the RBI that the food inflation trajectory will shape the near-term outlook of the inflation; the rise in crude oil prices may create inflationary pressure, going forward. The prices of diesel and petrol increased for the 12-straight day when this piece was being written. Thanks to the crude oil prices […]

New vehicle buyers need to be incentivised with low taxes, benign fuel prices to keep the sales going

Posted: March 21, 2021 at 10:22 am | Author: Manish Marwah

Petrol prices in India and its impact on economy

Owning a vehicle has become expensive with rising fuel prices, high taxes, production cost. Unless, potential buyers see value in having one, auto companies will continue to have tough times.  In casual conversations with some friends and people from generation younger to me, many have said that they were not inclined to own a vehicle. […]