HUL product price hike: Inflation has again hit the general public. After petrol-diesel, gas cylinder, soap and surf have become expensive. Hindustan Unilever (HUL) has increased the prices of soap and surf amidst rising inflation. The FMCG company has increased the prices by up to 20 percent. Let us tell you that the prices of many soaps including Wheel, Rin, Lifebuoy have increased.
Rising raw material prices
The company said that due to the continuous increase in the prices of raw materials, the prices of soaps and detergents have been increased. Last year also the prices of soap and surf were increased due to increase in input cost.
The price of a pack of 125 grams per unit of Dove and Pears has been increased by Rs 10-12. At the same time, the price of 1 bundle containing 4 sticks of Lifebuoy soap has been reduced to Rs 124-136. Similarly, the price of 500 grams and 1 kg pack of wheel detergent has been increased from Rs 32 to Rs 33 and from Rs 63 to Rs 65. The company has increased the price of 500 ml pouches of Vim Liquid from Rs 99 to Rs 104.
The company has been increasing the prices of its products due to the continuous increase in the prices of raw materials. Hindustan Unilever had increased the prices of many products in 2022, citing the increase in the prices of raw materials.