At around 2.42 pm, Nifty FMCG was trading at 33,970.30 up 42 points or 0.12%. The sector has touched an intraday high and low of 34,215.80 and 33,921.25 respectively.
On the index, Varun Beverages and Jubilant Foodworks were top gainers soaring by 4% and 3% respectively.
Tata Consumer and United Breweries surged by nearly 2% each. While Procter & Gamble Hygiene and Nestle India climbed over 1% each.
Stocks like Colgate, Mcdowell and ITC jumped over 0.5% each.
On the downside, Emami was in the lead tumbling 2% followed by heavyweight HUL down over 1%.
Dabur and Godrej Consumer also plunged over 1% each. While Marico and Britannia traded marginally lower.