FMCG - Food & Beverages

10% duty, however, is a stumbling block
May 20, 2019, 4:06 p.m.
Publisher: thehindubusinessline.com

The slowing in demand comes at a time when companies too are holding back investments awaiting the outcome of a general election, posing a double-whammy
May 15, 2019, 6:51 a.m.
Publisher: thehindubusinessline.com

The consumption slowdown in the world’s fastest-growing major economy is rubbing the sheen off these shares.
May 8, 2019, 9:55 a.m.
Publisher: bloombergquint.com

Kantar’s K Ramakrishnan talks about India’s consumer story and all that's dampening sentiment.
May 6, 2019, midnight
Publisher: youtube.com


India raised the base import price of crude palm oil by $5 to $545 per tonne, the government said in a statement on Wednesday.
May 1, 2019, 3:50 p.m.
Publisher: thehindubusinessline.com

To protect domestic market, industry body SOPA on Monday demanded that the government curb illegal import of refined soybean oil and palmolein from Nepal at zero customs duty under a concession granted to least developed countries in the SAARC region.
April 29, 2019, 2:09 p.m.
Publisher: thehindubusinessline.com

India's vegetable oil imports hit the highest levels so far for the season (November 2018-October 2019) with imports hitting 1.44 million tonnes for March 2019.
April 15, 2019, 10:18 a.m.
Publisher: thehindubusinessline.com

The nation’s largest consumer goods makers are not just selling shampoos and biscuits in smaller, affordable packs but also branded dairy products, cosmetics, beverages and more. Users in smaller cities and rural areas, they said, are willing to switch to premium brands.
April 15, 2019, 10:11 a.m.
Publisher: bloombergquint.com

After growing at a healthy pace for more than five quarters, we expect some deceleration in growth rate in 4QFY19 for the consumer sector as rural demand has possibly not measured up to expectations.
April 9, 2019, 11:59 a.m.
Publisher: nirmalbang.com

From a price conscious and conservative buyer to a value-seeking and brand sensitive consumer, the Indian rural consumer has evolved over the last few decades. For corporates to stay relevant, they must recognise this ‘new rural consumer’, according to a recent report titled ‘Indian Rural Market’.
Feb. 19, 2019, 3:55 p.m.
Publisher: thehindubusinessline.com