Inflation likely to increase further, companies are increasing prices: Rates of everyday items like soap, hair oil, food increased by 2-17% in 2 months

Jaipur, June 18, 2024.

Amid rising inflation in the country, FMCG companies selling everyday goods have increased the problems of common people. In the last two-three months, these companies have increased the prices of food and personal care products by 2 to 17%. Companies like Tata, Dabur and Emami have indicated that they are also going to increase the prices of their products.

Companies are citing the increase in the prices of raw materials as the main reason for this. According to trade data and analysts, companies have increased prices of soap-body wash by 2-9%, hair oil by 8-11% and select food items by 3-17%.