Industry: FMCG - Personal & Home Care

Shipment of refined palm oil from Malaysia may rise on duty cut, says SEA
Jan. 15, 2019, 7:46 a.m.

India is poised to become the third-largest consumer market behind only the US and China; and consumer spending in India is expected to grow from $ 1.5 trillion at present to nearly $ 6 trillion by 2030.
Jan. 9, 2019, 6:39 a.m.

Kantar Worldpanel’s GM and Country Head, South-Asia, K Ramakrishnan, in an interview with BusinessLine spoke about the FMCG sector’s performance along with some interesting trends that will dominate.
Jan. 7, 2019, 4:03 p.m.

Aimed at promoting palm oil trade and sustainable production in India and Indonesia, key oil trade bodies from the two countries have agreed to create a Joint Working committee to look into the trade matters and implement sustainable practices.
Dec. 25, 2018, 3:02 p.m.

India’s fast-moving consumer goods sector grew at the fastest pace in five quarters, helped by a rise in consumption, improving rural demand and low inflation, according to Nielsen India.
Nov. 14, 2018, 10 a.m.

Harsh Mariwala of Marico says that growth in the Rural economy should push the FMCG sector and the India consumption story.
Oct. 17, 2018, midnight

Over the past two years, central India has emerged as a key geography driving incremental growth for FMCG companies. Against this backdrop, we did some channel checks to understand more about the companies, products and SKUs doing well (and not so well) in this region.
Oct. 16, 2018, 11:01 a.m.

We expect healthy underlying growth for stocks in our coverage universe in 2QFY19, despite the absence of a favourable base, mainly on account of steady consumer sentiment, moderate inflation, new launches and improved rural trends.
Oct. 9, 2018, 11 a.m.

Four quarters of rural growth recovery, momentum continues: As highlighted in our sector update dated 8th June 2018 and strategy report dated 5th July 2018, rural growth has been on an uptrend (after almost five subdued years) and outpacing urban growth for the past four quarters now.
Sept. 26, 2018, 11:29 a.m.

With the rupee depreciating rapidly and crude oil prices unrelentingly high, the government has been forced to examine various options to reduce non-essential imports.
Sept. 18, 2018, 4:46 p.m.