Top 10 FMCG Companies in India 2021: FMCG stands for Fast Moving Consumer Goods, In India, there are many FMCG companies out there selling their products. Frankly, all of us depend upon these FMCG companies as they sell most of our daily need products. In India, the FMCG sector is the 4th largest industry in terms of revenue.

So In this article, we are going to list the Top 10 FMCG Companies In India 2021 in terms of market cap.

1. Hindustan Unilever Ltd

Incorporated on 17 October 1933, Hindustan Unilever Ltd was first named Lever Brothers India Ltd. Hindustan Unilever Limited shortly known as HUL is India’s largest FMCG company with a strong brand portfolio. According to a survey, it is confirmed that nine out of ten households use at least an HUL product in their lifetime in the country.

  • Revenue: ₹47,028 Crores
  • Market Cap: ₹555,032 Crores

The FMCG company produces products in four segments: home care, personal care, foods, and refreshments. Leading brands like Surf Excel, Rin, Wheel, Sunlight, Vim, Pureit, Lux, Lifebuoy, Dove, Glow & Lovely, Pond’s, Vaseline, Clinic Plus, and many more are produced by Hindustan Unilever Ltd.

The company’s annual revenue stands at ₹47,028 Crores and has a market cap of ₹555,032 Crores at the time of writing, making it one of the top FMCG companies in India in 2021. [Reference]

2. ITC Ltd

ITC Ltd is one of the largest FMCG and private sector companies in India. ITC has a diversified brand portfolio ranging from  Hotels, Paperboards & Specialty Papers, Packaging, Agri-Business, Packaged Foods & Confectionery, Information Technology, Branded Apparel, Personal Care, Stationery, Safety Matches, Tabacco Products, and other FMCG products.

  • Revenue: ₹49,388 Crores
  • Market Cap: ₹257,316 Crores

ITC is currently selling products like Savlon, Fiama, Vivel, Superia, Ashirvaad, Sunfeast, Bingo, Yippee noodles, Classmate, AIM, and various others. ITC’s revenue stands at ₹49,388 Crores and has a current market cap of ₹257,316 Crores, making it one of the top 10 FMCG companies in India in 2021. [Reference]

3. Nestle India Ltd

Nestle India Ltd is one of the top FMCG players in India having businesses in milk & nutrition, beverages, prepared dishes, chocolate, and confectionery segments. Nestle’s famous brands are Nescafe, Maggi, Milkybar, Milo, Kit Kat, Bar-One, Milkmaid, and Nestea. The company has focused on Taste, Nutrition, and Good Health as its tag line suggests ‘Good Food, Good life’.

  • Revenue: ₹13,350 Crores
  • Market Cap: ₹168,700 Crores

Nestle is the key player and market leader in various segments like Infant Cereals with 96.5% of the market share, Instant Pasta with 65.2% of share, Instant Noodles (59.5%), White Chocolates, and wafers (62.6%). The company clocks its annual revenue at ₹13,350 Crores, while its market cap stands at ₹168,700 Crores, making it one of the top 10 FMCG companies in India in 2021. [Reference]

4. Dabur India Ltd

Dabur is one of the top FMCG companies in India that specializes in ayurvedic products with a portfolio of more than 250 ayurvedic and herbal products. The company sells its products in segments like Hair Care, Oral Care, Health Care, Skin Care, Home Care, and Foods Items with a very wide distributions networks.

  • Revenue: ₹9,562 Crores
  • Market Cap: ₹94,867 Crores

Dabur has around 60% Market share in the Chawanprash segment and around 40% Market share in India’s Honey segment. The company has an annual revenue of ₹9,562 Crores and a market cap of ₹94,867 Crores, making it one of the top 10 largest FMCG companies in India in 2021. [Reference]

5. Godrej Consumer Products Ltd

Godrej Consumer Products Ltd is a Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG). The company sells products from different segments such as Household Insecticides, Soaps, Hair Colours, Liquid Detergents, and Air Fresheners. GCPL has a very wide distribution network and various manufacturing facilities in different parts of India like in Malanpur in Madhya Pradesh, Baddi in Himachal Pradesh, Guwahati in Assam, and Namchi in Sikkim.

  • Revenue: ₹11,029 Crores
  • Market Capitalisation: ₹83,685 Crores

Godrej Consumer Products Ltd has a reach in the emerging markets in continents like Asia, Africa, and Latin America.  GCPL has a market cap of ₹83,685 Crores and its total sales stand at ₹11,029 Crores, making the company one of the top 10 largest FMCG companies in India in 2021. [Reference]

6. Britannia Industries Ltd

Britannia Industries Limited the key player among India’s leading food and beverage companies. Britannia has a wide variety of product portfolios such as Biscuits, Bread, Cakes, Rusk, and Other Dairy products. The company’s brand portfolio comprises Tiger, Marie Gold, Good Day, 50:50, Treat, NutriChoice, Milk Bikis, etc.

  • Revenue: ₹13,136 Crores
  • Market Cap: ₹82,756 Crores

BIL has a wide distribution network and has manufacturing plants in  Kolkata, Delhi, Chennai, Mumbai, and Uttarakhand. The company’s revenue stands at ₹13,136 Crores and has a market cap of ₹82,756 Crores, makes BIL one of the largest FMCG companies in India in 2021. [Reference]

7. TATA Consumer Products

TATA Consumer Products is one of the leading FMCG companies from the Tata group in India. Earlier the company was known as Tata Global Beverages. The company is operating in the food and beverages business and it is the leading tea company in India. The company has its global business in countries such as Canada, UK, North America, Australia, Europe, Middle East, and other African countries.

  • Revenue: ₹11,602 Crores
  • Market Cap: ₹59,873 Crores

Tata consumer products have a strong brand portfolio with brands such as Tata Tea, Tetley, Jemča, Vitax, Eight O’Clock Coffee, Himalayan, Grand Coffee, and Joekels. The company’s annual revenue stands at ₹11,602 Crores with a market cap of ₹59,873 Crores, making it one of the top 10 FMCG companies in India in 2021. [Reference]

8. Marico Ltd

Operating in the beauty and wellness space, Marico Ltd is one of the top FMCG companies in India in 2021.  The company has a wide portfolio of products such as Parachute Advanced, Saffola, Hair & Care, Nihar, Set Wet, Mediker, Revive, Manjal, Setwet, Zatak, Livon, etc. The company also has a reach in the overseas market, mainly in the middle east. 

  • Revenue: ₹8,048 Crores
  • Market Cap: ₹59,364 Crores

Marico’s total annual sales stand at ₹8,048 Crores and have a floating market cap of 59,364 Crores, making it the 8th largest FMCG company in India in 2021. [Reference]

9. Patanjali Ayurved Limited

Though Patanjali Ayurved Limited is not listed in any Indian stock exchanges it is one of the largest FMCG companies in India. Found in 2006, it is one of the fastest-growing companies.  In the financial year ending 2020, the revenue of  Patanjali Ayurved Limited stands at ₹9,022 Crores, which is quite impressive.

  • Revenue: ₹9,022 Crores

The company is selling around 450 different kinds of products and over kinds of 300 ayurvedic medicines. Some of the famous products from the company are Dant Kanti, Ghee, Kesh Kanti, herbal bath soap, and honey. Apart from FMCG products and medicines the company also promotes Yoga and fitness. [Reference]

10. Procter & Gamble Hygiene and Health Care Ltd

Procter & Gamble Hygiene and Health Care Ltd is one of the leading FMCG companies in India with a strong brand portfolio and distribution channel. The company sells famous products like Whisper, Vicks, Ariel, Tide,  Olay, Gillette, Ambipur, Pampers, Pantene, Oral-B, Head & Shoulders, Wella, and Duracell. 

  • Revenue: ₹3,002 Crores
  • Market Cap: ₹43,184 Crores

P&G has a total market cap of ₹43,184 Crores and its annual revenue stands at ₹3,002 Crores, making it one of the top 10 Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) companies in India in 2021. [Reference]

*Note: Market cap of the companies is floating and changes every trading interval. 

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