At around 12. 50 pm, Nifty FMCG was trading at 34,679.80 up 118.45 points or 0.34% after opening 137 points higher at 34,698.95 on Tuesday. It touched a high of 35,045.45 and a low of 34,591.10 during intraday trade on Tuesday.
Marico gained nearly 3% at Rs419.40 per piece while Emami advanced 2% at Rs516.00 per piece.
United Breweries, Tata Consumer, Varun Beverages, Dabur and Godrej Consumer were also higher between 1.37% to 1.05%.
ITC, Procter & Gamble Hygiene, United Spirits and Colgate Palmolive were also trading comfortably in the green. Britannia also traded marginally higher.
Nestle India was down 2% at Rs17,151.00 per piece. Jubilant Foodworks and Hindustan Unilever also traded in the red.