NEW DELHI: Most FMCG stocks were trading with gains in the afternoon session of trade on Tuesday, keeping the sectoral index in the green zone.

The Nifty FMCG index was trading 0.63 percent up at 29,938.

Shares of United Breweries (up 2.09 percent), Hindustan Unilever (HUL) (up 1.86 percent), Godrej Industries (up 1.42 percent), Dabur India (up 1.26 percent) and United Spirits (up 1.03 percent) were the top gainers in the FMCG index.

Jubilant Foodworks (up 0.99 percent), Britannia Industries (up 0.72 percent), Colgate-Palmolive (India) (up 0.54 percent), Tata Global Beverages (up 0.34 percent) and ITC (up 0.30 percent) too were in the positive territory.

However, GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare (down 2.27 percent), Emami (down 2.06 percent), Godrej Consumer Products (down 0.63 percent), Marico (down 0.27 percent) and Procter & Gamble Hygiene & Healthcare (down 0.25 percent) were in the red at that time.