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Accounting Policies of Kitex Garments Ltd. Company

Mar 31, 2017

1.1.1 Basis of Accounting

The financial statements are prepared under the historical cost convention in accordance with the Generally Accepted Accounting Principles in India and the provisions of the Companies Act, 2013.

1.1.2 Use of Estimates

The presentation of financial statements in conformity with the generally accepted accounting principles require estimates and assumptions to be made that affect the reported amount of assets and liabilities on the date of the financial statements and the reported amount of revenues and expenses during the reporting period. Difference between the actual result and estimates are recognized in the period in which the results are known /materialized.

1.1.3 Inventories

Inventories are valued at lower of cost or net realisable value. For this purpose, the cost of bought-out inventories comprise of the purchase cost of the items, net of applicable tax/duty credits and cost of bringing such items into the factory on First-In, First-Out (FIFO) basis. Cost of Inventory comprises Cost of Purchase, Cost of Conversion and other Costs incurred to bring them to their respective present location and condition. The net realizable value of bought out inventories is taken at their current replacement value. The cost of manufactured inventories comprises of the direct cost of production plus appropriate fixed and variable production overheads.

1.1.4 Revenue Recognition

Revenue is recognized when significant risks and rewards of ownership of goods have been passed to the buyer. Export incentives are recognized on exports on accrual basis, except when there are significant uncertainties, based on the estimated realisable value of such entitlements. Other income is recognized on accrual basis, except when there are significant uncertainties.

1.1.5 Tangible Assets (Property, Plant and Equipment)

Property, Plant and Equipment are stated at cost less accumulated depreciation and impairment in value if any. Cost includes purchase price, (inclusive of import duties and non -refundable purchase taxes, after deducting trade discounts and rebates), other costs directly attributable to bringing the asset to the location and condition necessary for it to be capable of operating in the manner intended by management and an initial estimate of the costs of dismantling, removing the item and restoring the site on which it is located, if any.

When parts of an item of property, plant and equipment have different useful lives, they are accounted for as separate items (major components).

The cost of replacement spares/ major inspection relating to property, plant and equipment is capitalized only when it is probable that future economic benefits associated with these will flow to the company and the cost of the item can be measured reliably.

The cost of Assets not ready for use as at the Balance Sheet date are disclosed under Capital Work-In-Progress.

1.1.6 Intangible Assets

Intangible assets are recorded at the cost of acquisition of such assets and are carried at cost less accumulated amortisation and impairment, if any.

1.1.7 Leased Assets

Operating Leases: Rentals are recognised as an expense with reference to lease terms and other considerations.

Finance Leases: The lower of the fair value of the leased assets at the inception of the lease and present value of the minimum lease rentals is capitalized as fixed assets with corresponding amount shown as lease liability. The principal component in the lease rental is adjusted against the lease liability and the interest component is charged to the Statement of Profit and Loss.

1.1.8 Depreciation and Amortisation

Depreciation on Fixed Assets is provided on Straight Line Method at the useful lives based on a review by the management at the year-end as under:

a) Assets (other than capital spares)- based on useful lives prescribed under Schedule II of the Companies Act, 2013

b) Capital Spares- based on useful life of each replaced part (2 - 5 years).

Software costs treated as Intangible Assets is amortised over a period of three years.

1.1.9 Foreign Currency Transactions

Transactions denominated in foreign currency are recorded at the rate of exchange prevailing on the date of transaction.

Monetary assets and liabilities denominated in foreign currencies outstanding at the year end are restated at the rate of exchange prevailing at the year-end and the gain or loss, is recognized in the Statement of Profit and Loss.

Exchange differences arising on actual payments/ realizations and year-end restatements are recognized in the Statement of Profit and Loss.

1.1.10 Forward Contracts

The Company enters into foreign exchange forward contracts to hedge its exposure to movements in foreign exchange rates. The company does not use the foreign exchange forward contracts for trading or speculation purposes.

Premium or discount arising at the inception of a forward exchange contract is amortised as expense or income over the life of the contract. Exchange differences on such contracts are recognised in the Statement of Profit and Loss in the reporting period in which the exchange rates change.

1.1.11 Government Grants

Government Grants are recognized where there is reasonable assurance that the Company has complied with the conditions attached to them and that the Grant will be received. Grant relating to depreciable fixed assets is reduced from the gross value of Fixed Assets. Grants/Subsidies in the nature of revenue are recognized as income over the period necessary to match them with the related costs which they are intended to compensate.

1.1.12 Investments

Long-term Investments made by the Company are stated at cost and provision for diminution in the value of long-term investments is made only if such a decline is other than temporary.

1.1.13 Employee Benefits

Short Term Employee Benefits

All employee benefits payable wholly within twelve months of rendering the service are classified as short-term employee benefits and recognized in the period in which the employee renders the related service.

Defined Contribution Plans

The contributions remitted to government administered Provident and Employee State Insurance on behalf of its employees in accordance with the relevant statute are charged to the Statement of Profit and Loss as and when due. The Company has no further obligations for future Provident/ Pension fund benefits other than its monthly contributions.

Defined Benefit Plans

The net present value of the obligation for gratuity benefits as determined on independent actuarial valuation, conducted annually using the projected unit credit method, as adjusted for unrecognized past services cost, if any, is recognised in the books of account. Actuarial gains and losses are recognised in full in the Statement of Profit and Loss for the period in which they occur.

I ong Term Employee Benefits:

Compensated Absences:

The company has a scheme for compensated absences for employees, the liability of which is determined on the basis of an independent actuarial valuation carried out at the end of the year, using the projected unit credit method. Actuarial gains and losses are recognized in full in the Statement of Profit and Loss for the period in which they occur.

Post-employment and other long term employee benefits are recognised as an expense in the Statement of Profit and Loss for the year in which the employee has rendered services. The expenses are recognised at the present value of the amount payable determined using actuarial valuation techniques.

1.1.14 Borrowing Costs

Borrowing Costs directly attributable to the acquisition, construction and production of qualifying assets are capitalised as part of the Cost of such assets. All other borrowing costs are charged to the Statement of Profit and Loss.

1.1.15 Taxation

Income tax is accounted in accordance with Accounting Standard on Accounting for Taxes on Income (AS-22), which includes current taxes and deferred taxes.

Current tax is provided on the basis of estimated taxable income in accordance with the Income Tax Act, 1961 using the applicable tax rates and tax laws.

Deferred tax assets and liabilities arising on account of timing difference and which are capable of reversal in subsequent periods, are recognized using the tax rates and tax laws that have been enacted or substantively enacted as on the Balance Sheet date.

Deferred tax assets are recognised only to the extent there is reasonable certainty that sufficient future taxable income will be available, except that deferred tax assets arising due to unabsorbed depreciation and losses are recognised if there is a virtual certainty that sufficient future taxable income will be available to realise the same.

1.1.16 Earnings per share

Basic /diluted earnings per share is calculated by dividing the net profit/loss for the year attributable to equity shareholders (after deducting attributable taxes) by the weighted average number of equity shares/diluted potential equity shares outstanding as at the end of the year, as the case may be.

1.1.17 Impairment of Assets

The Company assesses at each Balance Sheet date whether there is any indication that an asset may be impaired. An asset is treated as impaired, when the carrying value of assets exceeds its recoverable value. Based on such assessment, impairment loss if any is recognized in the Statement of Profit & Loss for the period in which the asset is identified as impaired. The impairment loss recognised in prior accounting periods is reversed if there has been a change in the estimate of recoverable amount.

1.1.18 Provisions, Contingent Liabilities and Contingent Assets.

Provisions are recognised when the company has a present obligation as a result of a past event, for which it is probable that a cash outflow will be required and a reliable estimate can be made of the amount of the obligation. Provisions are not discounted to its present value and are determined based on management estimate required to settle the obligation at the Balance Sheet date. These are reviewed at each Balance Sheet date and adjusted to reflect the correct management estimates.

Contingent Liabilities are disclosed when the company has a possible obligation or a present obligation and it is probable that a cash flow will not be required to settle the obligation.

Contingent assets are neither recognized nor disclosed in the accounts.


Mar 31, 2015

1.2.1 Basis of Accounting

The financial statements are prepared under the historical cost convention in accordance with the Generally Accepted Accounting Principles in India and the provisions of the Companies Act, 2013.

2.2.2 Use of Estimates

The preparation of financial statements requires the management to make estimates and assumptions considered in the reported amounts of assets and liabilities (including contingent liabilities) as on the date of the financial statements and the reported income and expenses during the reporting period. The estimates and assumptions used in the financial statements are based upon the Management''s evaluation of the relevant facts and circumstances as on the date of financial statements. Management believes that the estimates used in the preparation of the financial statements are prudent and reasonable. Future results may vary from these estimates.

2.2.3 Inventories

Inventories are valued at cost or net realisable value, whichever is lower. Cost of Inventory comprises of Cost of Purchase, Cost of Conversion and other Costs incurred to bring them to their respective present location and condition. Costs of Raw Materials and Packing Materials are determined on FIFO basis.

2.2.4 Revenue Recognition

Revenue is recognized when the significant risks and rewards of ownership of goods have been passed to the buyer. Sales are recognized on inwarding of goods at customer''s end, where applicable as per terms of sale (for domestic) and on the date of bill of lading (for exports). Income arising on disposal of scrap/waste is recognized on receipt basis.

2.2.5 Own Fixed Assets

Fixed Assets are stated at cost less accumulated depreciation. The cost includes purchase consideration, financing costs till commencement of commercial production and other directly attributable costs incurred to bring an Asset to its working condition for its intended use. Subsidy towards specific assets is reduced from the cost of fixed assets. Fixed assets taken on Finance Lease are capitalized.

The costs of Assets not ready for use as at the Balance Sheet date are disclosed under Capital Work-In-Progress.

2.2.6 Leased Assets

Operating Leases: Rentals are recognised as an expense with reference to lease terms and other considerations.

Finance Leases: The lower of the fair value of the leased assets at the inception of the lease and present value of the minimum lease rentals is capitalised as fixed assets with corresponding amount shown as lease liability. The principal component in the lease rental is adjusted against the lease liability and the interest component is charged to the Statement of Profit and Loss.

2.2.7 Depreciation and Amortisation

Depreciation on Fixed Assets is provided based on the useful life of the asset in the manner prescribed in Schedule II to the Companies Act, 2013. Capitalised Software costs is amortised over a period of three years.

2.2.8 Foreign Currency Transactions

Transactions denominated in foreign currency are recorded at the rate of exchange prevailing on the date of transaction.

Monetary assets and liabilities denominated in foreign currencies outstanding at the year end are re-stated at the rate of exchange prevailing at the year-end and the gain or loss, is recognized in the Statement of Profit and Loss.

Exchange differences arising on actual payments/ realizations and year-end restatements are recognized in the Statement of Profit and Loss.

2.2.9 Forward Contracts

The Company enters into foreign exchange forward contracts to hedge its exposure to movements in foreign exchange rates. The company does not use the foreign exchange forward contracts for trading or speculation purposes.

Premium or discount arising at the inception of a forward exchange contract is amortised as expense or income over the life of the contract. Exchange differences on such contracts are recognised in the Statement of Profit and Loss in the reporting period in which the exchange rates change.

2.2.10 Government Grants

Government Grants are recognized where there is reasonable assurance that the Company has complied with the conditions attached to them and that the Grant will be received. Grant relating to depreciable fixed assets is reduced from the gross value of Fixed Assets. Revenue Grants are recognized in the Statement of Profit and Loss and are shown under Other Income.

2.2.11 Investments

Long-term Investments made by the Company are stated at cost and provision for diminution in the value of long- term investments is made only if such a decline is other than temporary.

2.2.12 Employee Benefits

Short term employee benefits are recognised as an expense at the undiscounted amount in the Statement of Profit and Loss of the year in which the related service is rendered.

The contributions remitted to government administered Provident and Pension Fund on behalf of its employees in accordance with the relevant statute are charged to the Statement of Profit and Loss as and when due. The Company has no further obligations for future Provident/ Pension fund benefits other than its monthly contributions.

Post employment and other long term employee benefits are recognised as an expense in the Statement of Profit and Loss for the year in which the employee has rendered services. The expenses are recognised at the present value of the amount payable determined using actuarial valuation techniques.

2.2.13 Borrowing Costs

Borrowing Costs directly attributable to the acquisition, construction and production of qualifying assets are capitalised as part of the Cost of such assets. All other borrowing costs are charged to the Statement of Profit and Loss.

2.2.14 Taxation

Provision for taxation is made for both current and deferred taxes.

Current tax is provided on the basis of estimated taxable income in accordance with the Income Tax Act, 1961 using the applicable tax rates and tax laws.

Deferred tax assets and liabilities arising on account of timing difference and which are capable of reversal in subsequent periods, are recognized using the tax rates and tax laws that have been enacted or substantively enacted as on the Balance Sheet date.

Deferred Tax Assets are recognized and carried forward only if there is a virtual certainty that they will be realised and are reviewed for the appropriateness of their respective carrying values at each Balance Sheet date.

2.2.15 Provisions, Contingent Liabilities and Contingent Assets.

Provisions involving substantial degree of estimation in measurement are recognised when there is a present obligation as a result of past events and it is probable that there will be an outflow of resources. Contingent Liabilities are not recognised but are disclosed in the Notes. Contingent Assets are neither recognised nor disclosed in the financial statements.


Mar 31, 2014

1. Corporate Information

Kitex Garments Limited is a public company incorporated in India under the provisions of the Companies Act, 1956. Its shares are listed on the Bombay Stock Exchange, the National Stock Exchange and the Cochin Stock Exchange. The Company is engaged in the manufacture of fabric and readymade garments. The readymade garments manufactured are exported.

2. Basis of Preparation

2.1 The financial statements of the company have been prepared in accordance with the Generally Accepted Accounting Principles in India (Indian GAAP). The company has prepared these financial statements to comply in all material respects with the accounting standards notified under the Companies (Accounting Standards) Rules, 2006, (as amended) and the relevant provisions of the Companies Act, 1956. The financial statements have been prepared on an accrual basis and under the historical cost convention. The accounting policies adopted in the preparation of financial statements are consistent with those of previous year.

2.2 Summary of Significant accounting policies

2.2.1 Basis of Accounting

The financial statements are prepared under the historical cost convention in accordance with the Generally Accepted Accounting Principles in India and the provisions of the Companies Act, 1956.

2.2.2 Use of Estimates

The preparation of financial statements requires the management to make estimates and assumptions considered in the reported amounts of assets and liabilities (including contingent liabilities) as on the date of the financial statements and the reported income and expenses during the reporting period. The estimates and assumptions used in the financial statements are based upon the Management''s evaluation of the relevant facts and circumstances as on the date of financial statements. Management believes that the estimates used in the preparation of the financial statements are prudent and reasonable. Future results may vary from these estimates.

2.2.3 Inventories

Inventories are valued at cost or net realisable value, whichever is lower. Cost of Inventory comprises of Cost of Purchase, Cost of Conversion and other Costs incurred to bring them to their respective present location and condition. Costs of Raw Materials and Packing Materials are determined on FIFO basis.

2.2.4 Revenue Recognition

Revenue is recognized when the significant risks and rewards of ownership of goods have been passed to the buyer. Sales are recognized on in warding of goods at customer''s end, where applicable as per terms of sale (for domestic) and on the date of bill of lading (for exports). Income arising on disposal of scrap/waste is recognized on receipt basis.

2.2.5 Own Fixed Assets

Fixed Assets are stated at cost less accumulated depreciation. The cost includes purchase consideration, financing costs till commencement of commercial production and other directly attributable costs incurred to bring an Asset to its working condition for its intended use. Subsidy towards specific assets is reduced from the cost of fixed assets. Fixed assets taken on Finance Lease are capitalized.

The costs of Assets not ready for use as at the Balance Sheet date are disclosed under Capital Work-In-Progress.

2.2.6 Leased Assets

Operating Leases: Rentals are recognised as an expense with reference to lease terms and other considerations.

Finance Leases: The lower of the fair value of the leased assets at the inception of the lease and present value of the minimum lease rentals is capitalised as fixed assets with corresponding amount shown as lease liability. The principal component in the lease rental is adjusted against the lease liability and the interest component is charged to the Statement of Profit and Loss.

2.2.7 Depreciation and Amortisation

Depreciation on Fixed Assets is provided on Straight Line Method (SLM) at the rates and in the manner prescribed in Schedule XIV to the Companies Act, 1956. Capitalised Software costs is amortised over a period of three years.

2.2.8 Foreign Currency Transactions

Transactions denominated in foreign currency are recorded at the rate of exchange prevailing on the date of transaction.

Monetary assets and liabilities denominated in foreign currencies outstanding at the yearend are re-stated at the rate of exchange prevailing at the year-end and the gain or loss, is recognized in the Statement of Profit and Loss.

Exchange differences arising on actual payments/ realizations and year-end restatements are recognized in the Statement of Profit and Loss.

The Company enters into foreign exchange forward contracts to hedge its exposure to movements in foreign exchange rates. The company does not use the foreign exchange forward contracts for trading or speculation purposes.

Premium or discount arising at the inception of a forward exchange contract is amortised as expense or income over the life of the contract. Exchange differences on such contracts are recognised in the Statement of Profit and Loss in the reporting period in which the exchange rates change.

2.2.9 Government Grants

Government Grants are recognized where there is reasonable assurance that the Company has complied with the conditions attached to them and that the Grant will be received. Grant relating to depreciable fixed assets is reduced from the gross value of Fixed Assets. Revenue Grants are recognized in the Statement of Profit and Loss and are shown under Other Income.

2.2.10 Investments

Long-term Investments made by the Company are stated at cost and provision for diminution in the value of long-term investments is made only if such a decline is other than temporary.

2.2.11 Employee Benefits

Short term employee benefits are recognised as an expense at the undiscounted amount in the Statement of Profit and Loss of the year in which the related service is rendered.

The contributions remitted to government administered Provident and Pension Fund on behalf of its employees in accordance with the relevant statute are charged to the Statement of Profit and Loss as and when due. The Company has no further obligations for future Provident/ Pension fund benefits other than its monthly contributions.

Post employment and other long term employee benefits are recognised as an expense in the Statement of Profit and Loss for the year in which the employee has rendered services. The expenses are recognised at the present value of the amount payable determined using actuarial valuation techniques.

2.2.12 Borrowing Costs

Borrowing Costs directly attributable to the acquisition, construction and production of qualifying assets are capitalised as part of the Cost of such assets. All other borrowing costs are charged to the Statement of Profit and Loss.

2.2.13 Taxation

Provision for taxation is made for both current and deferred taxes.

Current tax is provided on the basis of estimated taxable income in accordance with the Income Tax Act, 1961 using the applicable tax rates and tax laws.

Deferred tax assets and liabilities arising on account of timing difference and which are capable of reversal in subsequent periods, are recognized using the tax rates and tax laws that have been enacted or substantively enacted as on the Balance Sheet date.

Deferred Tax Assets are recognized and carried forward only if there is a virtual certainty that they will be realised and are reviewed for the appropriateness of their respective carrying values at each Balance Sheet date.

2.2.14 Provisions, Contingent Liabilities and Contingent Assets.

Provisions involving substantial degree of estimation in measurement are recognised when there is a present obligation as a result of past events and it is probable that there will be an outflow of resources. Contingent Liabilities are not recognised but are disclosed in the Notes. Contingent Assets are neither recognised nor disclosed in the financial statements.

d Terms/rights attached to equity shares.

The company has only one class of equity shares having par value of Re. 1 per share. Each holder of equity share is entitled to one vote per share. The company declares and pays dividend in Indian rupees.

The dividend proposed is as recommended by the Board of Directors and subject to the approval of the shareholders in the ensuing

Annual General Meeting.

For the year ended 31.03.2014, the amount of dividend per share recognised as distributions to equity shareholders is Rs. 1 (31 March 2013: Re.0.80 )

In the event of liquidation of the Company, the holders of equity shares will be entitled to receive the realised value of the assets of the Company, remaining after payment of all preferential dues. The distribution will be in proportion to the number of equity shares held by the shareholders.

II

1 Indian Rupee Term loans from Banks (Other than Vehicle loans) are Secured by:

i Primary Security:

State Bank of India Term Loan Account no 32331339891 - First charge in favour of State bank of India on the entire fixed assets, present and future, of the Company and including:

a Equitable Mortgage over 19.24 acres of Land , Building and Plant and Machinery of the Backward integration project in Re.Sy no. 122/ 9/4 , 112/5 , 112/1 , 108/2/2 , 108/10/2 , 108/2 , 108/10 , 112/4 , 122/9/3 , 108/1/2 , 122/7 ,121/1/1 in Block 27 of Pattimattom Village , Kunnathunadu taluk , Puthencruz sub district, Ernakulam belonging to the Company.

b Equitable Mortgage over 244.629 cents of Land in Re Sy No 76/3 in Block no 27 of Kizhakkambalam, Puthencruz sub district, Ernakulam belonging to the Company.

ii Collateral Security:

a Second charge in favor of State Bank of India, on the entire current assets of the Company, both present and future.

b Second charge in favor of State Bank of India, on the entire Fixed assets of the Company, both present and future other than Fixed assets charged as primary security.

c First charge in favor of State bank of India, over Equitable Mortgage on 3.75 Acres of land & building in Re. Sy No. 81/1 at Pattimattom Village, Kunnathunadu Taluk (Kizhakkambalam), Puthen cruz Sub-district, Ernakulam belonging to the Company.

iii Personal Guarantee of Mr. Sabu M Jacob, Managing Director.

2 Vehicle loans are secured by hypothecation of the concerned vehicles.

1 Terms of repayment of Packing Credits:

Packing credit from Bank is repayable on demand and carries interest @ 7.45%. (Current rate for State Bank of India)

2 Working capital Limits from Bank is secured by (i) Primary Security: First charge in favor of State bank of India over the entire Current Assets of the Company, both present and future.

(ii) Collateral Security:

Second charge, in favor of State bank of India on the entire Fixed Assets of the Company (excluding vehicles purchased under the Hire Purchase), of which includes:

a First charge in favor of State bank of India over Equitable Mortgage on 3.75 Acres of land & building in Re. Sy No. 81/1 at Pattimattom Village, Kunnathunadu Taluk (Kizhakkambalam), Puthen cruz Sub-district, Ernakulam belonging to the Company.

b Second charge over Equitable Mortgage on 19.24 acres of land, building and plant & machinery of the fabric processing plant at Kizhakkambalam.

c Second charge over EM on 244.629 cents of Land in Re Sy No 76/3 in Block no 27 of Kizhakkambalam, Puthencruz sub district, Ernakulam belonging to the Company.

(iii) Personal Guarantee on Mr. Sabu M Jacob, Managing Director.


Mar 31, 2013

1.2.1 Basis of Accounting

The financial statements are prepared under the historical cost convention in accordance with the Generally Accepted Accounting Principles in India and the provisions of the Companies Act, 1956.

1.2.2 Use of Estimates

The preparation of financial statements requires the management to make estimates and assumptions con- sidered in the reported amounts of assets and liabilities (including contingent liabilities) as on the date of the financial statements and the reported income and expenses during the reporting period. The estimates and assumptions used in the financial statements are based upon the Management''s evaluation of the relevant facts and circumstances as on the date of financial statements. Management believes that the estimates used in the preparation of the financial statements are prudent and reasonable. Future results may vary from these estimates.

1.2.3 Inventories

Inventories are valued at cost or net realisable value, whichever is lower. Cost of Inventory comprises of Cost of Purchase, Cost of Conversion and other Costs incurred to bring them to their respective present location and condition. Costs of Raw Materials and Packing Materials are determined on FIFO basis.

1.2.4 Revenue Recognition

Revenue is recognized when the significant risks and rewards of ownership of goods have been passed to the buyer. Sales are recognized on in warding of goods at customer''s end, where applicable as per terms of sale (for domestic) and on the date of bill of lading (for exports). Income arising on disposal of scrap/waste is recognized on receipt basis.

1.2.5 Own Fixed Assets

Fixed Assets are stated at cost less accumulated depreciation. The cost includes purchase consideration, financing costs till commencement of commercial production and other directly attributable costs incurred to bring an Asset to its working condition for its intended use. Subsidy received towards specific assets is reduced from the cost of fixed assets. Fixed assets taken on Finance Lease are capitalized.

The costs of Assets not ready for use as at the Balance Sheet date are disclosed under Capital Work-In-Progress.

1.2.6 Leased Assets

Operating Leases: Rentals are recognised as an expense with reference to lease terms and other considerations. Finance Leases: The lower of the fair value of the leased assets at the inception of the lease and present value of the minimum lease rentals is capitalised as fixed assets with corresponding amount shown as lease liability. The principal component in the lease rental is adjusted against the lease liability and the interest component is charged to Statement of Profit and Loss.

1.2.7 Depreciation and Amortisation

Depreciation on Fixed Assets is provided on Straight Line Method (SLM) at the rates and in the manner prescribed in Schedule XIV to the Companies Act, 1956. Capitalised Software costs is amortised over a pe- riod of three years.

1.2.8 Foreign Currency Transactions

Transactions denominated in foreign currency are recorded at the rate of exchange prevailing on the date of transaction.

Monetary assets and liabilities denominated in foreign currencies outstanding at the yearend are re-stated at the rate of exchange prevailing at the year-end and the gain or loss, is recognized in the Statement of Profit and Loss.

Exchange differences arising on actual payments/ realizations and year-end restatements are recognized in the Statement of Profit and Loss.

1.2.9 Government Grants

Government Grants are recognized where there is reasonable assurance that the Company has complied with the conditions attached to them and that the Grant will be received. Grant relating to depreciable fixed assets is reduced from the gross value of Fixed Assets. Revenue Grants are recognized in the Statement of Profit and Loss and are shown under Other Income.

1.2.10 Investments

Long-term Investments made by the Company are stated at cost and provision for diminution in the value of long-term investments is made only if such a decline is other than temporary.

1.2.11 Employee Benefits

Short term employee benefits are recognised as an expense at the undiscounted amount in the Statement of Profit and Loss of the year in which the related service is rendered.

The contributions remitted to government administered Provident and Pension Fund on behalf of its employees in accordance with the relevant statute are charged to the Statement of Profit and Loss as and when due. The Company has no further obligations for future Provident/ Pension fund benefits other than its monthly contributions.

Post employment and other long term employee benefits are recognised as an expense in the Statement of Profit and Loss for the year in which the employee has rendered services. The expenses are recognised at the present value of the amount payable determined using actuarial valuation techniques.

1.2.12 Borrowing Costs

Borrowing Costs directly attributable to the acquisition, construction and production of qualifying assets are capitalised as part of the Cost of such assets. All other borrowing costs are charged to the Statement of Profit and Loss.

1.2.13 Taxation

Provision for taxation is made for both current and deferred taxes.

Current tax is provided on the basis of estimated taxable income in accordance with the Income Tax Act, 1961 using the applicable tax rates and tax laws.

Deferred tax assets and liabilities arising on account of timing difference and which are capable of reversal in subsequent periods, are recognized using the tax rates and tax laws that have been enacted or substantively enacted as on the Balance Sheet date.

Deferred Tax Assets are recognized and carried forward only if there is a virtual certainty that they will be realised and are reviewed for the appropriateness of their respective carrying values at each Balance Sheet date.

1.2.14 Provisions, Contingent Liabilities and Contingent Assets.

Provisions involving substantial degree of estimation in measurement are recognised when there is a present obligation as a result of past events and it is probable that there will be an outflow of resources. Contingent Liabilities are not recognised but are disclosed in the Notes. Contingent Assets are neither recognised nor disclosed in the financial statements.


Mar 31, 2012

1. Corporate Information

Kitex Garments Limited is a public company incorporated in India under the provisions of the Companies Act, 1956. Its shares are listed on Bombay Stock Exchange and Cochin Stock Exchange. The Company is engaged in the manufacture of fabric and readymade garments. The readymade garments manufactured are exported.

2. Basis of Preparation

The financial statements of the company have been prepared in accordance with the Generally Accepted Accounting Principles in India (Indian GAAP). The company has prepared these financial statements to comply in all material respects with the accounting standards notified under the Companies (Accounting Standards) Rules, 2006, (as amended) and the relevant provisions of the Companies Act, 1956. The financial statements have been prepared on an accrual basis and under the historical cost convention.

The accounting policies adopted in the preparation of financial statements are consistent with those of previous year.

2.1 Presentation and disclosure of Financial Statements

For the year ended 31 March 2012, the revised Schedule VI notified under the Companies Act, 1956, has become applicable to the Company, for preparation and presentation of its Financial Statements. The adoption of revised Schedule VI does not impact recognition and measurement principles followed for preparation of financial statements. However, it has significant impact on presentation and disclosures made in the financial statements. The company has also reclassified the previous year figures in accordance with the requirements applicable in the current year.

2.2 Summary of Significant accounting policies

2.2.1 Basis of Accounting

The financial statements are prepared under the historical cost convention in accordance with the Generally Accepted Accounting Principles in India and the provisions of the Companies Act, 1956.

2.2.2 Use of Estimates

The preparation of financial statements requires the management to make estimates and as- gumptions considered in the reported amounts of assets and liabilities (including contingent liabilities) as on the date of the financial statements and the reported income and expenses during the reporting period. The estimates and assumptions used in the financial statements are based upon the Management's evaluation of the relevant facts and circumstances as on the date of financial statements. Management believes that the estimates used in the preparation of the financial statements are prudent and reasonable. Future results may vary from these estimates.

2.2.3 Inventories

Inventories are valued at cost or net realizable value, whichever is lower. Cost of Inventory com- prises of Cost of Purchase, Cost of Conversion and other Costs incurred to bring them to their respective present location and condition. Costs of Raw Materials and Packing Materials are determined on FIFO basis.

2.2.4 Revenue Recognition

Revenue is recognized when the significant risks and rewards of ownership of goods have been passed to the buyer. Sales are recognized on in warding of goods at customer's end, where applicable as per terms of sale (for domestic) and on the date of bill of lading (for exports). Income arising on disposal of scrap/waste is recognized on receipt basis.

2.2.5 Own Fixed Assets

Fixed Assets are stated at cost less accumulated depreciation. The cost includes purchase con- side ration, financing costs till commencement of commercial production and other directly at- attributable costs incurred to bring an Asset to its working condition for its intended use. Subsidy received towards specific assets is reduced from the cost of fixed assets. Fixed assets taken on Finance Lease are capitalized.

The costs of Assets not ready for use as at the Balance Sheet date are disclosed under Capital Work- In-Progress.

2.2.6 Leased Assets

Operating Leases: Rentals are recognized as an expense with reference to lease terms and other considerations.

Finance Leases: The lower of the fair value of the leased assets at the inception of the lease and present value of the minimum lease rentals is capitalized as fixed assets with corresponding amount shown as lease liability. The principal component in the lease rental is adjusted against the lease liability and the interest component is charged to Statement of Profit and Loss.

2.2.7 Depreciation and Amortization

Depreciation on Fixed Assets is provided on Straight Line Method (SLM) at the rates and in the manner prescribed in Schedule XIV to the Companies Act, 1956. Capitalized Software costs is amortized over a period of three years.

2.2.8 Foreign Currency Transactions

Transactions denominated in foreign currency are recorded at the rate of exchange prevailing on the date of transaction.

Monetary assets and liabilities denominated in foreign currencies outstanding at the year end are re-stated at the rate of exchange prevailing at the year-end and the gain or loss, is recognized in the Statement of Profit and Loss.

Exchange differences arising on actual payments/ realizations and year-end restatements are recognized in the Statement of Profit and Loss.

2.2.9 Government Grants

Government Grants are recognized where there is reasonable assurance that the Company has complied with the conditions attached to them and that the Grant will be received. Grant relating to depreciable fixed assets is reduced from the gross value of Fixed Assets. Revenue Grants are recognized in the Statement of Profit and Loss and are shown under Other Income.

2.2.10 Investments

Long-term Investments made by the Company are stated at cost and provision for diminution in the value of long-term investments is made only if such a decline is other than temporary.

2.2.11 Employee Benefits

Short term employee benefits are recognized as an expense at the undiscounted amount in the Statement of Profit and Loss of the year in which the related service is rendered.

The contributions remitted to government administered Provident and Pension Fund on behalf of its employees in accordance with the relevant statute are charged to the Statement of Profit and Loss as and when due. The Company has no further obligations for future Provident/ Pen- sion fund benefits other than its monthly contributions.

Post employment and other long term employee benefits are recognized as an expense in the Statement of Profit and Loss for the year in which the employee has rendered services. The ex- lenses are recognized at the present value of the amount payable determined using actuarial valuation techniques.

2.2.12 Borrowing Costs

Borrowing Costs directly attributable to the acquisition, construction and production of qualifying assets are capitalized as part of the Cost of such assets. All other borrowing costs are charged to the Statement of Profit and Loss.

2.2.13 Taxation

Provision for taxation is made for both current and deferred taxes.

Current tax is provided on the basis of estimated taxable income in accordance with the Income Tax Act, 1961 using the applicable tax rates and tax laws.

Deferred tax assets and liabilities arising on account of timing difference and which are capable of reversal in subsequent periods, are recognized using the tax rates and tax laws that have been enacted or substantively enacted as on the Balance Sheet date.

Deferred Tax Assets are recognized and carried forward only if there is a virtual certainty that they will be realized and are reviewed for the appropriateness of their respective carrying values at each Balance Sheet date.

2.2.14 Provisions, Contingent Liabilities and Contingent Assets.

Provisions involving substantial degree of estimation in measurement are recognized when there is a present obligation as a result of past events and it is probable that there will be an outflow of resources. Contingent Liabilities are not recognized but are disclosed in the Notes. Contingent Assets are neither recognized nor disclosed in the financial statements.

C Operating Lease: Company as Lessee

The Company has taken various residential and office premises under operating lease agreements. These agreements are generally for a period of 11 months. The Company has also taken equipments on rent for shorter duration during the year. Minimum lease payments charged during the year to the Statement of Profit and Loss aggregated to Rs. 66,23,419.34 (Previous year - Rs. 67,78,208.28)


Mar 31, 2011

1. Basis of Accounting

The financial statements are prepared under the historical cost convention in accordance with the Generally Accepted Accounting Principles in India and the provisions of the Companies Act, 1956.

2. Inventories

Inventories are valued at cost or net realisable value, whichever is lower. Cost of Inventory comprises of Cost of Purchase, Cost of Conversion and other Costs incurred to bring them to their respective present location and condition. Costs of Raw Materials and Packing Materials are determined on FIFO basis.

3. Revenue Recognition

Sale is recognised at the point of despatch of goods to the customer.

4. Own Fixed Assets

Fixed Assets are stated at cost less accumulated depreciation. The cost includes purchase consideration, financing costs till commencement of commercial production and other directly attributable costs incurred to bring an Asset to its working condition for its intended use.

The costs of Assets not ready for use as at the Balance Sheet date are disclosed under Capital Work-in-Progress.

5. Leased Assets

Operating Leases: Rentals are recognised as an expense with reference to lease terms and other considerations.

Finance Leases: The lower of the fair value of the leased assets at the inception of the lease and present value of the minimum lease rentals is capitalised as fixed assets with corresponding amount shown as lease liability. The principal component in the lease rental is adjusted against the lease liability and the interest component is charged to Profit and Loss Account.

6. Depreciation

Depreciation on Fixed Assets is provided on Straight Line Method (SLM) at the rates and in the manner prescribed in Schedule XIV to the Companies Act, 1956. Capitalised Software costs is written off over a period of three years.

7. Foreign Currency Transactions

Transactions denominated in foreign currency are recorded at the rate of exchange prevailing on the date of transaction.

Monetary items denominated in foreign currencies at the year end are re-stated at year end rates.

Any income or expense on account of exchange rate difference, either on the settlement or on translation is recognised in the Profit and Loss Account.

In respect of financial statement of foreign branch:

i) Revenue items other than depreciation are translated using average exchange rate prevailed during the accounting period.

ii) Fixed Assets are translated using exchange rate prevailing on the date of acquisition of asset.

iii) Current Assets and Current Liabilities on the balance sheet date are translated using exchange rate prevailing at the year end.

8. Government Grants

Government Grants are recognised where there is reasonable assurance that the Company has complied with the conditions attached to them and that the Grant will be received. Grant relating to depreciable fixed assets is reduced from the gross value of Fixed Assets. Revenue Grants are recognised in the Profit and Loss Account and are shown under Other Income.

9. Investments

Long-term Investments made by the Company are stated at cost and provision for diminution in the value of long-term investments is made only if such a decline is other than temporary.

10. Employee Benefits

Short term employee benefits are recognised as an expense at the undiscounted amount in the Profit and Loss Account of the year in which the related service is rendered.

Post employment and other long term employee benefits are recognised as an expense in the profit and loss account for the year in which the employee has rendered services. The expenses are recognised at the present value of the amount payable determined using actuarial valuation techniques.

11. Borrowing Costs

Borrowing Costs directly attributable to the acquisition, construction and production of qualifying assets are capitalised as part of the Cost of such assets. All other borrowing costs are charged to the Profit and Loss Account.

12. Taxation

Provision for taxation is made for both current and deferred taxes.

Current tax is provided on the basis of estimated taxable income in accordance with the Income Tax Act, 1961 using the applicable tax rates and tax laws.

Deferred tax assets and liabilities arising on account of timing difference and which are capable of reversal in subsequent periods, are recognized using the tax rates and tax laws that have been enacted or substantively enacted as on the Balance Sheet date.

Deferred Tax Assets are recognized and carried forward only if there is a virtual certainty that they will be realised and are reviewed for the appropriateness of their respective carrying values at each Balance Sheet date.

13. Provisions, Contingent Liabilities and Contingent Assets.

Provisions involving substantial degree of estimation in measurement are recognised when there is a present obligation as a result of past events and it is probable that there will be an outflow of resources. Contingent Liabilities are not recognised but are disclosed in the notes. Contingent Assets are neither recognised nor disclosed in the financial statements.


Mar 31, 2010

1. GENERAL

The Company follows the mercantile system of accounting and recognizes Income and Expenditure on accrual basis. The accounts are prepared on historical cost basis, as going concern, and are consistent with generally accepted accounting principles.

2. INVENTORY VALUATION

Inventories are valued as under:

a. Raw materials and Stores & Spares are valued at cost under FIFO basis.

b. Finished goods are valued at cost or net realizable value whichever is lower.

3. CASH FLOW STATEMENT

The cash flow statement is prepared under "indirect method" and the same is annexed.

4. CONTINGENT LIABILITIES

These are disclosed by way of notes on the Balance Sheet. Provision is made in the accounts in respect of those contingencies which are likely to materialize into liabilities after the year end, till the finalisation of accounts and have material effect on the position stated in the Balance Sheet.

5. DEPRECIATION

a. Depreciation has been charged on Fixed Assets under straight-line method at the rates and in the manner given under Schedule XIV of the Companies Act, 1956.

b. Computer software has been written off over a period of three years.

6. REVENUE RECOGNITION

The company recognises sale at the point of despatch of goods to the customer.

Other revenue/income are generally accounted on accrual basis as and when they are earned.

7. FIXED ASSETS

Fixed Assets are stated at cost less accumulated depreciation. Assets under installation or construction as at the Balance Sheet date are shown as capital work in progress. Expenditure during construction period in respect of new project/expansion is allocated to the respective fixed assets on their being ready for commercial use.

Fixed Assets include Vehicles Rs 1,20,17,337 & Software Rs 50,20,132 (Previous year Vehicle Rs 79,51,159/ - & Software 55,01,145), which are purchased under Hire purchase credit.

8. FOREIGN CURRENCY

a. Transactions denominated in foreign currencies are normally recorded at the exchange rate prevailing at the time of transaction.

b. Any income or expense on account of exchange rate difference is recognized in the Profit and Loss account.

c. In respect of financial statement of foreign branch:

i) Revenue items other than depreciation are translated using average exchange rate prevailed during the accounting period.

ii) Fixed Assets are translated using exchange rate prevailing on the date of acquisition of asset.

iii) Current Assets and Current Liabilities on the balance sheet date are translated using exchange rate prevailing at the year end.

9. GOVERNMENT GRANTS

Government Grants are recognized when there is reasonable assurance that the same will be received. Capital Grants relating to specific assets are reduced from the gross value of the fixed assets. Revenue Grants are recognized in the profit & loss account under other income.

10. INVESTMENTS

Investments are valued at acquisition cost.

11. RETIREMENT BENEFITS

The liability for gratuity and leave encashment are provided on the basis of actuarial valuation carried out by an independent actuary. Contributions to Provident Fund and Family pension fund are funded as a percentage of salary/wages.

12. BORROWING COST

Borrowing costs that are attributable to the acquisition or construction of qualifying asset are capitalized as part of the cost of such asset up to the date when such asset is ready for its intended use. All other borrowing costs are charged off to revenue.

17. INCOME TAX

a. Provision for Taxation is made on the basis of the taxable income computed for the current accounting period in accordance with the Income Tax Act, 1961.

b. Deferred Tax on account of timing difference between taxable and accounting income is provided considering the tax rates and tax laws enacted or substantially enacted by the Balance Sheet date, in accordance with Accounting Standard - 22 of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India.

18. IMPAIRMENT OF ASSETS

No material impairment of Assets has been identified by the company and as such no provision is required as per Accounting Standard (As-28) issued by Institute of Chartered Accountants of India.

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