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Accounting Policies of Meghmani Organics Ltd. Company

Mar 31, 2017

BACKGROUND

Meghmani Organics Limited (the Company) is a public company limited by shares domiciled in India, incorporated under the provisions of Companies Act, 1956. Its shares are listed on National Stock Exchange of India Limited and BSE Limited. Its registered office is situated at Plot no 184 Phase II GIDC, Vatva Ahmedabad- 382 445, Gujarat India. The Company is engaged in manufacturing and selling of Pigment and Agrochemicals products.

1. STATEMENT ON SIGNIFICANT ACCOUNTING POLICIES

This note provides a list of the Significant Accounting Policies adopted in the preparation of these Financial Statements. These policies have been consistently applied to all the years presented, unless otherwise stated.

1.1 BASIS FOR PREPARATION OF ACCOUNTS

a) Statement of compliance with Ind AS

The Standalone Financial Statements comply in all material aspects with Indian Accounting Standards (Ind AS) notified under Section 133 of the Companies Act, 2013 (the Act) [Companies (Indian Accounting Standards) Rules, 2015] and other relevant provisions of the Act.

The Financial statements for the year ended 31st March 2016 were prepared in accordance with the accounting standards notified under Companies (Accounting Standard) Rules, 2006 (as amended) and other relevant provisions of the Act.

These Financial Statements for the year ended 31st March 2017 are the first financial statements of the Company under Ind AS. The date of transition to Ind AS is 1st April, 2015. Refer Note 41 for an explanation of how the transition from Indian GAAP (IGAAP) to Ind AS has affected the Company''s financial position, financial performance and Cash Flows.

b) Current versus Non-Current classification

All assets and liabilities have been classified as Current or Non Current as per the Company’s normal operation cycle i.e. twelve months and other criteria set out in the Schedule III of the Act.

c) Historical Cost Convention

The financial statements are prepared on accrual basis of accounting under historical cost convention in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles in India and the relevant provisions of the Companies Act, 2013 including Indian Accounting Standards notified there under, except for the following:

- Certain financial assets and liabilities (including derivative instrument) measured at fair value;

- Defined benefit plans - plan assets measured at fair value

1.2 USE OF ESTIMATES

The presentation of the financial statements are in conformity with the Ind AS which requires the management to make estimates, judgments and assumptions that affect the reported amounts of assets and liabilities, revenues and expenses and disclosure of contingent liabilities. Such estimates and assumptions are based on management''s evaluation of relevant facts and circumstances as on the date of financial statements. The actual outcome may differ from these estimates.

Estimates and underlying assumptions are reviewed on an ongoing basis. Revisions to the accounting estimates are recognized in the period in which the estimates are revised and in any future periods affected.

This note provides an overview of the areas that involved a higher degree of judgment or complexity, and of items which are more likely to be materially adjusted due to estimates and assumptions turning out to be different than those originally assessed. Detailed information about each of these estimates and judgments is included in relevant notes together with information about the basis of calculation for each affected line item in the Financial Statements.

Information about assumptions and estimation uncertainties that have a significant risk of resulting in a material adjustment within the next financial year are included in the following notes:

Note 19 - Current/deferred tax expense

Note 36 - Measurement of defined benefit obligations

Note 35 - Provisions and contingencies

1.3 REVENUE RECOGNITION

i) Sale of Goods

Revenue from the sale of goods is recognized when the significant risks and rewards of ownership of the goods have passed to the buyer and no significant uncertainty exists regarding the amount of the consideration that will be derived from the sale of goods. Revenue from the sale of goods is measured at the fair value of the consideration received or receivable, net of returns and allowances, related discounts and volume rebates. It includes excise duty and subsidy and excludes Value Added Tax / Sales Tax.

ii) Export Benefits

- Incomes in respect of Duty Drawback in respect of exports made during the year are accounted on accrual basis.

- Focus Market License, Focus Product License and Merchandise Exports from India Scheme (MEIS) income is recognized on accrual basis when considering the related expenses to the same profit or losses on transfer of licenses are accounted in year of the sales. Duty free imports of material under Advance License matched with the export made against the said licenses

iii) Dividend

Dividend income is recognized when the right to receive the same is established, which is generally when shareholders approve the dividend.

iv) Insurance Claims

Insurance claims are accounted for on the basis of claims admitted/expected to be admitted and to the extent that there is no uncertainty in receiving the claims.

1.4 FOREIGN CURRENCY TRANSACTIONS

Functional and Presentation Currency

The financial statements are presented in Indian Rupee (INR), which is company''s functional and presentation currency.

Transactions and Balances

(i) Transactions in foreign currencies are recorded in Indian Rupees using the rates of exchange prevailing on the dates of the transactions. At each balance sheet date, recorded monetary balance are reported in Indian Rupees at the rates of exchange prevailing at the balance sheet date. All realised and unrealised exchange adjustment gains and losses are dealt with in the Statement of Profit and Loss.

(ii) In order to hedge exposure to foreign exchange risks arising from Export or Import foreign currency, bank borrowings and trade receivables, the Company enters into forward contracts. Any profit or loss arising on the cancellation or renewal of a forward exchange contract is recognised as income or expenses for the year.

(iii) Foreign exchange differences regarded as an adjustment to borrowing costs are presented in the statement of profit and loss, within finance costs. All other foreign exchange gains and losses are presented in the statement of profit and loss on a net basis within other gains/ (losses).

(iv) Non-monetary items which are carried in terms of historical cost denominated in a foreign currency are reported using the exchange rate at the date of the transaction.

1.5 PROPERTY, PLANT AND EQUIPMENTS TANGIBLE ASSETS

(i) Freehold Land is carried at historical cost. All other items of Property, Plant and Equipment are stated at historical cost less depreciation. Historical cost includes expenditure that is directly attributable to the acquisition of the items. Cost may also include transfers from equity of any gains or losses on qualifying cash flow hedges of foreign currency purchases of property, plant and equipment.

(ii) The cost of self-constructed assets includes cost of materials plus any other directly attributable costs of bringing the assets to working condition for its intended use.

(iii) Subsequent costs are included in the asset’s carrying amount or recognized as a separate asset, as appropriate, only when it is probable that future economic benefits associated with the item will flow to the Company and the cost of the item can be measured reliably.

(iv) An item of Property, Plant or Equipment is derecognized upon disposal or when no future economic benefits are expected to arise from the continued use of the asset.

(v) Items of fixed assets that are retired from active use and are held for disposal are stated at the lower of their net book value and net realizable value and are presented separately in the Financial Statements. Any expected loss is recognized immediately in the Statement of Profit and Loss.

(vi) The gain or loss arising on the disposal or retirement of an asset is determined as the difference between sales proceeds and the carrying amount of the asset and is recognized in Statement of Profit and Loss for the relevant financial year.

(vii) Capital Work in Progress include expenditure directly related to construction and incidental thereto. The same is transferred or allocated to respective item Property, Plant, and Equipment on commissioning of the project.

Transition to Ind AS

On transition to Ind AS, the Company has elected to continue with the carrying value of all of its Property, Plant and Equipment recognized as at 1 April 2015 measured as per the IGAAP and use that carrying value as the deemed cost of the property, plant and equipment. Hence regarded thereafter as historical cost.

1.6 INTANGIBLE ASSETS

Intangible Assets acquired separately

Intangible assets with finite useful lives that are acquired separately are carried at cost less accumulated amortization and accumulated impairment losses. Amortization is recognized on a straight-line basis over their estimated useful lives. The estimated useful life and amortization method are reviewed at the end of each reporting period, with the effect of any changes in estimate being accounted for on a prospective basis. Intangible assets with indefinite useful lives that are acquired separately are carried at cost less accumulated impairment Losses.

lnternally-generated intangible assets - Research and Development expenditure

Assessment of whether an internally generated Intangible Asset meets the criteria for recognition, the expenditure on generation of the asset is classified into research phase and development phase. Expenses incurred during research phase are recognized immediately in the Statement of Profit and Loss. Expenditure during the development phase is recognized as an Intangible Asset under development on fulfillment of following conditions:-

- The technical feasibility of completing the Intangible Asset so that it will be available for use or sale;

- The intention to complete the Intangible Asset and use or sell it;

- The ability to use or sell the Intangible Asset;

- The Intangible Asset will generate probable future economic benefits;

- The availability of adequate technical, financial and other resources to complete the development and to use or sell the Intangible Asset; and

- The ability to measure reliably the expenditure attributable to the Intangible Asset during its development.

The amount initially recognized for internally-generated Intangible Assets is the sum of the expenditure incurred from the date when the intangible asset first meets the recognition criteria listed above. Where no internally-generated intangible asset can be recognized, development expenditure is recognized in the Statement of Profit and Loss in the period in which it is incurred

Derecognition of Intangible Assets

An Intangible Asset is derecognized on disposal, or when no future economic benefits are expected from use or disposal. Gains or losses arising from derecognition of an intangible asset, measured as the difference between the net disposal proceeds and the carrying amount of the asset, are recognized in the Statement of Profit and Loss when the asset is derecognised

Transition to Ind AS

On transition to Ind AS, the Company has elected to continue with the carrying value of all its intangible assets recognized as at 1 April 2015 measured as per the IGAAP and use that carrying value as the deemed cost of the intangible assets

1.7 IMPAIRMENT OF NON- FINANCIAL ASSETS

The Company assesses, at each reporting date, whether there is an indication that an asset may be impaired. If any indication exists, or when annual impairment testing for an asset is required, the Company estimates the asset’s recoverable amount. An asset’s recoverable amount is the higher of an asset’s or Cash-Generating Unit’s (CGU) fair value less costs of disposal and its value in use. Recoverable amount is determined for an individual asset, unless the asset does not generate cash inflows that are largely independent of those from other assets or groups of assets. When the carrying amount of an asset or CGU exceeds its recoverable amount, the asset is considered impaired and is written down to its recoverable amount.

1.8 DEPRECIATION AND AMORTISATION

Depreciation is calculated to systematically allocate the cost of Property, Plant and Equipment and Intangible Asset net of the estimated residual values over the estimated useful life. Freehold land is not depreciated. Depreciation is computed using Straight Line Method (SLM) over the useful lives of the assets as specified in Schedule II to the Companies Act, 2013, except for Plant and Machinery pertaining to power generating units which are based on independent technical evaluation, life has been estimated as 20 years (on single shift basis) which is different from that prescribed in schedule II of the Act.

The residual values are not more than 5% of the original cost of the item of Property, Plant and Equipment. The asset''s residual values and useful lives are reviewed, and adjusted if appropriate, at the end of each reporting period.

Useful lives of the items of Property, Plant and Equipment are as follows:

Intangible Assets are amortized over their individual estimated useful lives on a Straight Line basis, commencing from the year in which the same are available to the Company for its intended use. The useful life so determined is as follows:

Depreciation on items of Property, Plant and Equipment acquired / disposed off during the year is provided on pro-rata basis with reference to the date of addition / disposal.

Depreciation is not provided on Freehold Land. Leasehold land is amortized over the available balance lease period.

1.9 NON-DERIVATIVE FINANCIAL INSTRUMENTS

Financial Assets and Liabilities are recognized when the Company becomes a party to the contractual provisions of the instrument. Financial assets and liabilities are initially measured at fair value. Transaction costs that are directly attributable to the acquisition or issue of Financial Assets and Financial Liabilities (other than financial assets and financial liabilities valued at fair value through profit or loss) are added to or deducted from the fair value measured on initial recognition of Financial Asset or Financial Liability.

Cash and Cash Equivalents

The Company considers all highly liquid financial instruments, which are readily convertible into known amounts of cash that are subject to an insignificant risk of change in value and having original maturities of three months or less from the date of purchase, to be cash equivalents. Cash and Cash Equivalents consist of balances with banks which are unrestricted for withdrawal and usage.

Financial Assets at Amortized cost

Financial Assets are subsequently measured at amortized cost if these financial assets are held within a business whose objective is to hold these assets in order to collect contractual Cash Flows and the contractual terms of the financial asset give rise on specified dates to cash flows that are solely payments of principal and interest on the principal amount outstanding.

Financial Assets at Fair Value Through Other Comprehensive Income (FVTOCI)

Financial assets are measured at fair value through other comprehensive income if these financial assets are held within a business whose objective is achieved by both collecting contractual cash flows that give rise on specified dates to solely payments of principal and interest on the principal amount outstanding and by selling financial assets.

The Company has made an irrevocable election to present subsequent changes in the fair value of equity investments not held for trading in Other Comprehensive Income.

Financial Assets at Fair Value Through Profit or Loss (FVTPL)

Financial Assets are measured at fair value through profit or loss unless it is measured at amortized cost or at fair value through other comprehensive income on initial recognition. The transaction costs directly attributable to the acquisition of financial assets and liabilities at fair value through profit or loss are immediately recognized in profit or loss.

Financial Liabilities

Financial Liabilities are measured at amortized cost using the effective interest method.

Equity Investment

All equity investments in scope of Ind AS 109 are measured at fair value. Equity instruments which are held for trading are classified as at FVTPL. For all other equity instruments, the Group may make an irrevocable election to present in other comprehensive income subsequent changes in the fair value. The Group makes such election on an instrument by instrument basis. The classification is made on initial recognition and is irrevocable.

Loan and Borrowings

After initial recognition, interest-bearing loans and borrowings are subsequently measured at amortized cost using the Effective Interest Rate (EIR) method. Gains and losses are recognized in profit or loss when the liabilities are derecognized as well as through the EIR amortization process. Amortized cost is calculated by taking into account any discount or premium on acquisition and fees or costs that are an integral part of the EIR. The EIR amortization is included as finance costs in the Statement of Profit and Loss.

Trade and Other Payables

These amounts represent liability for good and services provided to the Company prior to the end of financial year which are unpaid. The amounts are unsecured and are usually paid within 30 days of recognition. Trade and other payables are presented as current liabilities unless payment is not due within 12 months after the reporting period. They are recognized initially at fair value and subsequently measured at amortized cost using the effective interest method.

Derivatives and Hedging activities

The Company uses derivative financial instruments, to hedge its interest rate and foreign currency risk. Such derivative financial instruments are initially recognized at fair values on the date on which a derivative contract is entered into and are subsequently re-measured at fair value. Any gains or losses arising from changes in fair value of derivatives are taken directly in the Statement of Profit and Loss.

The fair values of all such derivative financial instruments are recognized as assets or liabilities at the Balance Sheet date. Such derivative financial instruments are used as risk management tools only and not for speculative purposes.

Accordingly, the resultant gains and losses on fair valuation/ settlement of the derivative contracts covered under Ind AS 109 are recognized in the Statement of Profit and Loss or Balance Sheet as the case may be after applying the test of hedge effectiveness. Where the cash flow hedge is effective, the gains or losses are recognized in the “Hedge Reserve” which forms part of “Other Equity” in the Balance Sheet, while the same is recognized in the Statement of Profit and Loss where the hedge is ineffective. The amount recognized in the “Hedge Reserve” is transferred to the Statement of Profit and Loss in the period in which the underlying hedged item affects the Statement of Profit and Loss.

For derivative financial instruments designated as Fair Value hedges, the fair value of both the derivative financial instrument and the hedged item are recognized as the Profit or Loss till the period the relationship is found to be effective. If the hedging relationship ceases to be effective or it becomes probable that the expected transaction will no longer occur, future gains or losses on the derivative financial instruments are recognized in Profit and Loss.

If no hedging relationship is designated, the fair value of the derivative financial instruments is marked to market through in the Statement of Profit and Loss.

Offsetting of Financial Instruments

Financial assets and financial liabilities are offset and the net amount is reported in financial statements if there is a currently enforceable legal right to offset the recognized amounts and there is an intention to settle on a net basis, to realize the assets and settle the liabilities simultaneously.

I. Investments in Subsidiaries

A Subsidiary is an entity that is controlled by the Company.

The Company accounts for the each category of investments in subsidiaries at cost in accordance with Ind AS 27-Separate Financial Statements.

II. Derivative Financial Instruments

The Company enters into certain derivative contracts to hedge risks which are not designated as hedges. Such contracts are accounted for at fair value through profit or loss and are included in other gains/ (losses).

III. Impairment

Financial Assets (other than at fair value)

The Company assesses on a forward looking basis the expected credit losses associated with its assets carried at amortized cost and FVTOCI debt instruments. The impairment methodology applied depends on whether there has been a significant increase in credit risk.

For trade receivables only, the Company applies the simplified approach permitted by Ind AS 109 Financial Instruments, which requires expected lifetime losses to be recognized from initial recognition of the receivables.

1.10 INVENTORIES

Inventories are stated at the lower of cost and net realizable value.

Cost of Raw Material is determined on a monthly moving weighted average basis.

Stores and Consumables are valued at cost (net of CENVAT) or net realizable value whichever is lower.

Finished goods are valued at cost or net realizable value whichever is lower. Cost comprises direct materials and where applicable, direct labour costs, those overheads that have been incurred in bringing the inventories to their present location and condition and excise duty payable on finished goods.

For finished goods of Special Economic Zone (SEZs) where prima facie finished goods of SEZs are meant for export and no excise duty is leviable, therefore no excise duty is added in finished goods valuation. Net realizable value represents the estimated selling price less all estimated costs of completion and costs to be incurred in marketing, selling and distribution.

Work in Progress is valued at cost or net realizable value whichever is less. Cost comprises direct materials and appropriate portion of direct labour costs, manufacturing overheads and depreciation.

1.11 BORROWING COSTS

Borrowing Costs that are attributable to the acquisition or construction of qualifying assets are capitalized as part of the cost of such assets, wherever applicable, till the assets are ready for their intended use. Such capitalization is done only when it is probable that the asset will result in future economic benefits and the costs can be measured reliably. Capitalization of borrowing costs commences when all the following conditions are satisfied:

i. Expenditure for the acquisition, construction or production of a qualifying asset is being incurred;

ii. Borrowing costs are being incurred; and

iii. Activities that are necessary to prepare the asset for its intended use are in progress.

A qualifying asset is one which necessarily takes substantial period to get ready for intended use. All other borrowing costs are charged to revenue account. Capitalization of borrowing cost is suspended when active development is interrupted

1.12 EMPLOYEE BENEFITS

i. Short term employee benefit obligations

Liabilities for wages, salaries, including non-monetary benefits that are expected to be settled wholly within 12 months after the end of the period in which the employees render the related services are recognized in respect of employees'' services up to the end of the reporting period and are measured at the amounts expected to be paid when the liabilities are to be settled. The liabilities are presented as current employee benefit obligations in the balance sheet.

ii. Other long term employee benefit obligations

The liabilities for earned leave is not expected to be settled wholly within 12 months after the end of the period in which employees render the related service. They are therefore measured as the present value of expected future payments to be made in respect of services provided by employees up to the end of reporting period using the projected unit credit method. The benefits are discounted using the market yield at the end of reporting period that have terms approximating to the terms of related obligation. Remeasurement as a result of experience adjustments and changes in actuarial assumptions are recognized in the other comprehensive income.

The obligations are presented as current liabilities in the balance sheet if the Company does not have unconditional right to defer settlement for at least 12 months after the reporting period, regardless of when the actual settlement is expected to occur.

iii. Post-employment obligations

The Company operates the following post-employment schemes:

A. Defined benefit plans such as Gratuity; and

B. Defined contribution plan such as Provident Fund

Gratuity Obligations

The liability or asset recognized in the balance sheet in respect of defined benefit gratuity plans is present value of the defined benefit obligation at the end of the reporting period less the fair value of plan assets. The defined benefit obligation is calculated annually by actuaries using the projected unit credit method.

The present value of the defined benefit obligations is determined by discounting the estimated future cash outflows by reference to market yields at the end of the reporting period on government bonds that have terms approximating to the terms of the related obligation.

The net interest cost is calculated by applying the discount rate to the net balance of the defined benefit obligation and the fair value of plan assets. This cost is included in employee benefit expenses in the statement of profit and loss. Remeasurement gains and losses arising from experience adjustments and changes in actuarial assumptions are recognized in the period in which they occur, directly in other comprehensive income. They are included in retained earnings in the statement of changes in equity and in the balance sheet.

Changes in present value of the defined benefit obligation resulting from plan amendment or curtailments are recognized immediately in profit or loss as past service cost.

Defined Contribution Plans

The Company pays provident fund contributions to publicly administered funds as per the local regulations. The Company has no further payment obligations once the contributions have been paid. The contributions are accounted for as defined contribution plans and the contributions are recognized as employee benefit expenses when they are due. Prepaid contributions are recognized as an asset to the extent that a cash refund or a reduction in the future payment is available.

1.13 EXCISE DUTY

Excise duty (including Education Cess) on Finished Goods are shown separately in Manufacturing and Other Expenses and included in the valuation of Finished Goods.

1.14 CENVAT

CENVAT Credit of Raw Materials and Other Consumables is accounted at the time of purchase and the same is being adjusted to the cost of Raw Materials and Other Consumables.

1.15 ACCOUNTING FOR TAXES ON INCOME

Income Taxes

The income tax expense or credit for the period is the tax payable on the current period''s taxable income based on the applicable income tax rate for each jurisdiction adjusted by changes in Deferred Tax Assets and Liabilities attributable to temporary differences and to unused tax losses.

The current income tax charge is calculated on the basis of the tax laws enacted or substantively enacted at the end of the reporting period i.e. as per the provisions of the Income Tax Act, 1961, as amended from time to time. Management periodically evaluates positions taken in tax returns with respect to situations in which applicable tax regulation is subject to interpretation. It establishes provisions where appropriate on the basis of amounts expected to be paid to the tax authorities.

Current income tax assets and liabilities are measured at the amount expected to be recovered from or paid to the taxation authorities, based on the rates and tax laws enacted or substantively enacted, at the reporting date in the country where the Company operates and generates taxable income. Current tax items are recognized in correlation to the underlying transaction either in OCI or directly in equity.

Deferred Taxes

Deferred tax is provided in full on temporary difference arising between the tax bases of the assets and liabilities and their carrying amounts in standalone financial statements. Deferred tax amounts of income taxes recoverable in future periods in respect of deductible temporary differences, the carry forward of unused tax losses and the carry forward of unused tax credits.

Deferred income tax is determined using tax rates (and laws) that have been enacted or substantially enacted by the end of the reporting period and are expected to apply when the related deferred income tax asset is realized or the deferred income tax liability is settled.

Deferred Tax Assets are recognized for all deductible temporary differences and unused tax losses only if it is probable that future taxable amounts will be available to utilize those temporary differences and losses.

Deferred Tax Assets and Liabilities are offset when there is a legally enforceable right to offset current tax assets and liabilities and when the deferred tax balances relate to the same taxation authority. Current tax assets and tax liabilities are offset where the Company has a legally enforceable right to offset and intends either to settle on a net basis, or to realize the asset and settle the liability simultaneously.

Current and Deferred Tax is recognized in the Statement of Profit and Loss, except to the extent that it relates to items recognized in other comprehensive income or directly in equity. In this case, the tax is also recognized in other comprehensive income or directly in equity, respectively.

Any tax credit including MAT credit available is recognized as Deferred Tax to the extent that it is probable that future taxable profit will be available against which the unused tax credits can be utilized. The said asset is created by way of credit to the Statement of Profit and Loss and shown under the head deferred tax asset.

The carrying amount of Deferred Tax Assets is reviewed at each reporting date and reduced to the extent that it is no longer probable that sufficient taxable profit will be available to allow all or part of the Deferred Tax Asset to be utilized. Unrecognized Deferred Tax Assets are re-assessed at each reporting date and are recognized to the extent that it has become probable that future taxable profits will allow the deferred tax asset to be recovered.

1.16 PROVISIONS AND CONTINGENT LIABILITIES

Provisions are recognized when the Company has a present obligation (legal or constructive) as a result of a past event, it is probable that an outflow of resources embodying economic benefits will be required to settle the obligation and a reliable estimate can be made of the amount of the obligation. When the Company expects some or all of a provision to be reimbursed, for example, under an insurance contract, the reimbursement is recognized as a separate asset, but only when the reimbursement is virtually certain. The expense relating to a provision is presented in the Statement of Profit and Loss net of any reimbursement. Provisions are not recognized for future operating losses.

Provisions are measured at the present value of management’s best estimate of the expenditure required to settle the present obligation at the end of the reporting period. The discount rate used to determine the present value is a pre-tax rate that reflects current market assessments of the time value of money and the risks specific to the liability. The increase in the provision due to the passage of time is recognized as interest expense.

Contingent Liability is disclosed in the case of:

i. A present obligation arising from the past events, when it is not probable that an outflow of resources will be required to settle the obligation;

ii. A present obligation arising from the past events, when no reliable estimate is possible;

iii. A possible obligation arising from the past events, unless the probability of outflow of resources is remote.

Contingent liabilities are not provided for and if material, are disclosed by way of notes to accounts. Contingent assets are not recognized in financial statements. However, the same is disclosed, where an inflow of economic benefit is probable.

1.17 LEASES

Leases are classified as finance leases whenever the terms of lease transfer substantially all the risks and rewards of ownership to the Lessee. Leases where a significant portion of the risks and rewards of ownership are retained by the Lessor are classified as operating leases.

(i) Operating Lease:

Operating lease payments are recognized as an expense in the Statement of Profit and Loss on a straight-line basis over the lease term except where another systematic basis is more representative of the time pattern in which economic benefits from leased assets are consumed. The aggregate benefit of incentives (excluding inflationary increases where rentals are structured solely to increase in line with the expected general inflation to compensate for the Lessor’s inflationary cost increases, such increases are recognized in the year in which the benefits accrue) provided by the Lessor is recognized as a reduction of rental expense over the lease term on a straight-line basis.

(ii) Finance Lease:

Assets held under finance leases are initially recognized as assets of the Company at their fair value at the inception of the lease or, if lower, at the present value of the minimum lease payments. The corresponding liability to the Lessor is included in the Balance Sheet as a finance lease obligation.

Assets held under finance leases are depreciated over their expected useful lives on the same basis as owned assets or, where shorter, the term of the relevant lease. Lease payments are apportioned between finance expenses and reduction of the lease obligation so as to achieve a constant rate of interest on the remaining balance of the liability. Finance expenses are recognized immediately in Statement of Profit or Loss, unless they are directly attributable to qualifying assets, in which case they are capitalized in accordance with the Company’s general policy on borrowing costs. Contingent rentals are recognized as expenses in the periods in which they are incurred.

1.18 EARNING PER SHARE

Basic Earnings Per Share

Basic Earnings Per Share is calculated by dividing the profit attributable to owners of the Company by the weighted average number of equity shares outstanding during the period. Earnings considered in ascertaining the company''s earnings per share is the net profit for the period after deducting preference dividends, if any, and any attributable distribution tax thereto for the period.

Diluted Earnings Per Share

Diluted Earnings Per Share adjusts the figures used in the determination of basic earnings per share to take into account the after income tax effect of interest and other financing costs associated with dilutive potential equity shares and the weighted average number of additional equity shares that would have been outstanding assuming the conversion of all dilutive potential equity shares

1.19 CASH AND CASH EQUIVALENTS

Cash and Cash Equivalents comprise cash and deposits with banks. The Company considers all highly liquid investments with a remaining maturity at the date of purchase of three months or less and that are readily convertible to known amounts of cash to be cash equivalents.

For the purpose of presentation in the statement of cash flows, cash and cash equivalents includes cash on hand, deposits held at call with financial institutions and other short term, highly liquid investments with original maturities of three months or less that are readily convertible to known amounts of cash and which are subject to an insignificant risk of changes in value.

1.20 STATEMENT OF CASH FLOWS

Cash Flows are reported using the indirect method, whereby profit before tax is adjusted for the effects of transactions of a non-cash nature, any deferrals or accruals of past or future operating cash receipts or payments and item of income or expenses associated with investing or financing Cash Flows. The cash flows from operating, investing and financing activities of the Company are segregated.

Amendment to Ind AS 7:

The amendment to Ind AS 7 requires the entities to provide disclosures that enable users of financial statements to evaluate changes in liabilities arising from financing activities, including both changes arising from cash flows and noncash changes, suggesting inclusion of a reconciliation between the opening and closing balances in the balance sheet for liabilities arising from financing activities, to meet the disclosure requirement.

The Company is evaluating the requirements of the amendment and the effect on the financial statements is being evaluated.

1.21 DIVIDEND

The Company recognizes a liability for dividends to equity holders of the Company when the dividend is authorized and the dividend is no longer at the discretion of the Company. As per the corporate laws in India, a dividend is authorized when it is approved by the shareholders. A corresponding amount is recognized directly in equity.

1.22 ROUNDING OFF

All amounts disclosed in the financial statements and notes have been rounded off to the nearest rupees, unless otherwise stated.

1.23 SEGMENT REPORTING

Operating segments are reported in a manner consistent with the internal reporting provided to the Chief Operating Decision Maker (CODM).

1.24 EVENTS OCCURING AFTER THE REPORTING DATE

Adjusting events (that provides evidence of condition that existed at the balance sheet date) occurring after the balance sheet date are recognized in the financial statements. Material non adjusting events (that are inductive of conditions that arose subsequent to the balance sheet date) occurring after the balance sheet date that represents material change and commitment affecting the financial position are disclosed in the Directors’ Report.

1.25 EXCEPTIONAL ITEMS

Certain occasions, the size, type or incidence of an item of income or expense, pertaining to the ordinary activities of the Company is such that its disclosure improves the understanding of the performance of the Company, such income or expense is classified as an exceptional item and accordingly, disclosed in the notes accompanying to the financial statements.


Mar 31, 2015

1.1 BASIS FOR PREPARATION OF ACCOUNTS

The Financial Statements have been prepared to comply with all material aspects in respect with the notified Accounting Standards by Companies Accounting Standard Rules, 2006, standards issued by Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and the relevant provision of the Companies Act, 2013.

Accounting policies have been consistently applied by the Company.

1.2 USE OF ESTIMATES

The preparation of financial statements in conformity with the generally accepted accounting principles requires management to make estimates and assumptions that affect the reported amounts of assets and liabilities and disclosure of contingent liabilities at the date of the financial statements and the results of operations during the reporting period end. Although these estimates are based upon management's best knowledge of current events and actions, actual results could differ from these estimates.

1.3 REVENUE RECOGNITION

1) Revenue is recognised only when it can be reliably measured and it is reasonable to expect ultimate collection.

2) Sales

Sales are recognised on transfer of significant risks and rewards of ownership to the buyer. Domestic Sales are accounted on exclusive of Excise, net of Central Sales Tax, VAT, sales return and rate difference, if any. Exports sales are accounted on the basis of dates of Certificate of Sales in transit. Sales do not include Inter Division transfer.

3) Export Benefits

(i) Incomes in respect of Duty Drawback in respect of exports made during the year are accounted on accrual basis.

(ii) Focus Market license and Focus Product license income is recognised on accrual basis after considering the related expenses to the same.

Profit or losses on transfer of licenses are accounted in year of the sales.

Duty free imports of material under Advance License matched with the export made against the said licenses

4) Dividend income is recognised on the basis of dividend declared and/ or paid by the companies.

1.4 FOREIGN CURRENCY TRANSACTIONS

(i) Transactions in foreign currencies are recorded in Indian Rupees using the rates of exchange prevailing on the dates of the transactions. At each balance sheet date, recorded monetary balance are reported in Indian Rupees at the rates of exchange prevailing at the balance sheet date. All realised and unrealised exchange adjustment gains and losses are dealt with in the profit and loss account.

(ii) In order to hedge exposure to foreign exchange risks arising from Export or Import foreign currency, bank borrowings and trade receivables, the Company enters into forward contracts. In case of forward exchange contracts, the cost of the contracts is amortised over the period of the contract. Any profit or loss arising on the cancellation or renewal of a forward exchange contract is recognised as income or expenses for the year.

(iii) Exchange difference is calculated as the difference between the foreign currency amount of the contract translated at the exchange rate at the reporting date, or the settlement date where the transaction is settled during the reporting period and the corresponding foreign currency amount translated at the later of the date of inception of the forward exchange contract and the last reporting date. Such exchange differences are recognized in the profit and loss account in the reporting period in which the exchange rates change.

(iv) Non monetary items which are carried in terms of historical cost denominated in a foreign currency are reported using the exchange rate at the date of the transaction.

1.5 FIXED ASSETS

(i) Fixed assets are stated at cost of acquisition or construction less accumulated depreciation, including borrowing cost as specified in point (i) till such assets are ready for its intended use, less specific grants received and Cenvat Credit availed if any.

(ii) Fixed assets in the course of work-in-progress for production or administrative purposes are carried at cost less any impairment loss. Work in Progress includes expenditure pending for capitalization.

Cost includes land and building improvement costs, related acquisition expenses and construction costs incurred during the period of construction. Depreciation of these assets, on the same basis as the other property assets, commences when the assets are ready for their intended use.

(iii) The cost of self-constructed assets includes cost of materials plus any other directly attributable costs of bringing the assets to working condition for its intended use.

(iv) Subsequent expenditure are added to the cost of existing asset only when such expenditure is expected to increase the future benefits from the existing asset beyond its standard of performance as on that date.

(v) An item of fixed asset is eliminated from financial statements on disposal or discardment.

(vi) Items of fixed assets that are retired from active use and are held for disposal are stated at the lower of their net book value and net realizable value and are presented separately in the financial statements. Any expected loss is recognized immediately in the statement of profit and loss.

(vii) The gain or loss arising on the disposal or retirement of an asset is determined as the difference between sales proceeds and the carrying amount of the asset and is recognized in statement of profit and loss for the relevant financial year.

1.6 EXPENDITURE ON NEW PROJECTS AND SUBSTANTIAL EXPANSION

Expenditure directly relating to construction activity (net of income, if any) is capitalized. Indirect expenditure incurred during construction period capitalized as part of the indirect construction cost to the extent to which the expenditure is indirectly related to construction or is incidental thereto. Other indirect expenditure (Including borrowing costs) incurred during the construction period, which is not related to the construction activity nor is incidental thereto is charged to Statement of Profit & Loss. Income earned during construction period deducted from the total of the indirect expenditure.

All direct capital expenditure on expansion is capitalized. As regards indirect expenditure on expansion only that portion is capitalized which represents the marginal increase in such expenditure as a result of capital expansion. The same is treated as pre-operative expenditure pending allocation to fixed assets in progress and is shown "Capital Work-in-Progress". The same is transferred to fixed assets on progressive basis and is capitalized along with fixed assets on commencement of commercial activities.

1.7 INTANGIBLE ASSETS

Intangible assets are recognized at acquisition cost when the asset is identifiable , non-monetary in nature, without physical substance and it is probable that such expenditure is to result in future economic benefits to the entity.

1.8 IMPAIRMENT OF ASSETS

At each balance sheet date, the Company reviews the carrying amounts of its tangible and intangible assets to determine whether there is any indication that those assets have suffered an impairment loss. If any such indication exists, the recoverable amount of the asset is estimated in order to determine the extent of the impairment loss, if any. Where it is not possible to estimate the recoverable amount of an individual asset, the Company estimates the recoverable amount of the cash-generating unit to which the asset belongs. An intangible asset under development and intangible asset having amortization period of greater than ten years is tested for impairment annually and other intangible assets whenever there is an indication that asset may be impaired

Recoverable amount is the higher of net selling price and value in use. In assessing value in use, the estimated future cash flows are discounted to their present value using a pre-tax discount rate that reflects current market assessments of the time value of money and the risks specific to the asset for which the estimates of future cash flows have not been adjusted.

If the recoverable amount of an asset (or cash-generating unit) is estimated to be less than its carrying amount, the carrying amount of the asset (or cash-generating unit) is reduced to its recoverable amount. Impairment losses are recognized as an expense immediately.

Where an impairment loss subsequently reverses, the carrying amount of the asset (or cash generating unit) is increased to the revised estimate of its recoverable amount, but only to the extent that the increased carrying amount does not exceed the carrying amount that would have been determined had no impairment loss been recognized for the asset (or cash generating unit) in prior years. A reversal of an impairment loss is recognized as income immediately.

1.9 DEPRECIATION

Except for freehold land, leasehold land and Capital work-in-progress power plant depreciation is charged on Straight Line Method (SLM) as per useful life prescribed under Schedule II of the Companies Act, 2013. Any addition or extension to an existing asset which is of a capital nature and which becomes an integral part of the existing asset is depreciated over the remaining useful life of that asset.

Leasehold land is amortized over the available balance lease period.

Depreciation is not provided on freehold land and capital work-in-progress.

When assets are disposed or retired, their cost and accumulated depreciation are removed from the financial statements.

1.10 INVESTMENTS

Long term investments are stated at cost less amount written off, where there is a diminution in its value of other than temporary nature. Current investments are stated at lower of cost and fair value determined on an individual basis. Gain or loss arising from sale or disposal of such investment is accounted at the time of actual sale or disposal in the Statement of Profit and Loss.

1.11 INVENTORIES

Inventories are stated at the lower of cost and net realizable value.

Cost of Raw Material is determined on a monthly moving weighted average basis.

Stores and Consumables are valued at cost (net of CENVAT) or net realizable value whichever is lower.

Finished goods are valued at cost or net realizable value whichever is lower. Cost comprises direct materials and where applicable, direct labour costs, those overheads that have been incurred in bringing the inventories to their present location and condition and excise duty payable on finished goods.

For finished goods of Export Oriented Units (EOUs) where prima facie finished goods of EOUs are meant for export and no excise duty is leviable, therefore no excise duty is added in finished goods valuation. However in case of EOU also Excise duty is included in valuation of finished goods in proportion to DTA sales. Net realizable value represents the estimated selling price less all estimated costs of completion and costs to be incurred in marketing, selling and distribution.

Work in progress is valued at cost or net realizable value whichever is less. Cost comprises direct materials and appropriate portion of direct labour costs, manufacturing overheads and depreciation.

1.12 BORROWING COSTS

Borrowing Costs that are attributable to the acquisition or construction of qualifying assets are capitalised as part of the cost of such assets, wherever applicable, till the assets are ready for their intended use. Such capitalisation is done only when its is probable that the asset will result in future economic benefits and the costs can be measured reliably. Capitalisation of borrowing costs commences when all the following conditions are satisfied:

1. Expenditure for the acquisition, construction or production of a qualifying asset is being incurred;

2. Borrowing costs are being incurred; and

3. Activities that are necessary to prepare the asset for its intended use are in progress

A qualifying asset is one which necessarily takes substantial period to get ready for intended use. All other borrowing costs are charged to revenue account. Capitalisation of borrowing cost is suspended when active development is interrupted.

1.13 PRIOR YEAR EXPENSES AND INCOME

Transactions pertaining to period prior to Current Accounting Year are adjusted through prior year adjustments, if any.

1.14 EMPLOYEE BENEFITS

Employee benefits payable wholly within twelve months of the end of the reporting period are classified as short term employee benefits and are recognized as the employee renders service on an undiscounted basis. Contribution to Defined Contribution schemes such as Provident Fund, etc. are charged to the Statement of Profit and Loss as incurred.

The Company also provides for retirement / post-retirement benefits in the form of gratuity and leave encashment. Such benefits (Defined benefit plans) are provided for based on valuations, as at the balance sheet date, made by independent actuaries. Termination benefits are recognized as an expense as and when incurred. Actuarial gain and losses are recognized immediately in the Statement of Profit and Loss.

1.15 EXCISE DUTY

Excise duty (including Education Cess) on Finished Goods are shown separately in Manufacturing and other expenses and included in the valuation of finished goods.

1.16 CENVAT

CENVAT Credit of raw materials and other consumables is accounted at the time of purchase and the same is being adjusted to the cost of raw materials and other consumables.

1.17 ACCOUNTING FOR TAXES ON INCOME

Current tax is determined as the amount of tax payable in respect of taxable income for the year.

Deferred tax is recognized, on timing difference, being the difference between taxable incomes and accounting income that originate in one period and are capable of reversal in one or more subsequent periods.

Where there is unabsorbed depreciation or carry forward losses, deferred tax assets are recognized if there is virtual certainty that sufficient future taxable income will be available against which such assets can be realized. Other deferred tax assets are recognized only to the extent there is reasonable certainty of realization in future. Such assets are reviewed at each Balance sheet date to reassess realization. Deferred tax assets and liabilities are measured using the tax rates and tax laws that have been enacted or substantively enacted by the balance sheet date.

Minimum Alternative Tax (MAT) credit is recognised as an asset only when and to the extent there is convincing evidence that the company will pay normal income tax during the specified period. In the year in which the MAT credit becomes eligible to be recognised as an asset in accordance with the recommendations contained in guidance note issued by the Institute Of Chartered Accountants Of India, the said asset is created by way of a credit to the Statement of Profit & Loss and shown as MAT credit Entitlement. The company reviews the same at

each balance sheet date and writes down the carrying amount of MAT credit Entitlement to the extent there is no longer convincing evidence to the effect that the company will pay normal income tax during the specified period.

1.18 PROVISIONS AND CONTINGENT LIABILITIES

A provision is recognized when it is more likely than not that an obligation will result in an outflow of resources.

Provisions are not discounted to their present value and are determined based on management's estimation of the obligation required to settle the obligation at the balance sheet date. These are reviewed at each balance sheet date and adjusted to reflect current management estimates.

Contingent Liabilities are disclosed for all possible obligations that are not remote and all present obligations of which outflow of economic resources is not estimable.

1.19 FINANCIAL DERIVATIVES HEDGING TRANSACTIONS

A. The Company has voluntarily adopted the principles of Accounting Standard (AS) 30 ["Financial Instruments Recognition and Measurement"] for the accounting of such derivative contracts, not covered under Accounting Standards (AS) 11 ["The Effects of Changes in Foreign Exchange Rates"] , in pursuance of the announcement of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) dated March 29, 2008 on accounting of derivatives..

B. The fair values of all such derivative financial instruments are recognized as assets or liabilities at the balance sheet date. Such derivative financial instruments are used as risk management tools only and not for speculative purposes.

C. Accordingly, the resultant gains and losses on fair valuation/ settlement of the derivative contracts covered under Accounting Standard (AS) 30 ["Financial Instruments: Recognition and Measurement"] are recognized in the Statement of Profit and Loss or Balance Sheet as the case may be after applying the test of hedge effectiveness. Where the cash flow hedge is effective, the gains or losses are recognized in the "Hedge Reserve" which forms part of "Reserves and Surplus" in the Balance Sheet, while the same is recognized in the Statement of Profit and Loss where the hedge is ineffective. The amount recognized in the "Hedge Reserve" is transferred to the Statement of Profit and Loss in the period in which the underlying hedged item affects the Statement of Profit and Loss.

D. For derivative financial instruments designated as Fair Value hedges, the fair value of both the derivative financial instrument and the hedged item are recognized the Profit and Loss till the period the relationship is found to be effective. If the hedging relationship ceases to be effective or it becomes probable that the expected transaction will no longer occur, future gains or losses on the derivative financial instruments are recognized in Profit and Loss.

E. If no hedging relationship is designated, the fair value of the derivative financial instruments is marked to market through Profit and Loss.

1.20 LEASES

All leases are classified into operating and finance lease at the inception of the lease. Leases that transfer substantially all risks and rewards from lessor to lessees are classified as finance lease and others being classified as operating lease.

There are no finance lease transactions entered in to by the Company.

Rent Expense and Rent Income represent operating leases which are recognized as an expense in the statement of Profit and Loss Account on a Straight Line basis over the lease terms

1.21 RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT

Assessment of whether an internally generated intangible asset meets the criteria for recognition, the expenditure on generation of the asset is classified into research phase and development phase. Expenses incurred during research phase are recognized immediately in the Statement of Profit and Loss. Expenditure during the development phase is recognized as an intangible asset under development on fulfillment of prescribed conditions.

The Company has only one class of Equity Shares having face value of Rs. 1/- per share. Each Equity share has 1 voting right. All equity shareholders have equal dividend rights in proportion to their Shareholding.

The Company has paid Interim dividend of Rs. 0.40 Per Equity Share amounting to Rs. 10,17,25,684/- on 25,43,14,211 Equity Shares of Rs. 1/- each ( Previous Year Rs. 0.10 declared as final dividend per Equity Share amounting to Rs. 2,54,31,421/- on 25,43,14,211 Equity Shares of Rs. 1/- each).

Details of Security and Repayment Terms :

i Secured Non-Convertible Debentures of Rs. 50,00,00,000/- (Previous Year Rs. 100,00,00,000/-) are secured by way of pari passu charge on Mortgage of immovable and movable properties situated at GIDC Vatva, GIDC Panoli, GIDC Ankleshwar and Village Chharodi, Taluka Sanand, District - Ahmedabad.

ii Redemption detail of 10.40 % Non Convertible Debenture Rs. 100,00,00,000/-

iii External Commercial Borrowing of USD 1,10,00,000 equivalent to Rs. 51,13,90,000/- from Standard Chartered Bank, Ahmedabad.The facility is secured by first charge on all the present and future movable fixed assets financed under term loan including moveable fixed assets held at CH-1-2/A. GIDC Dahej,Taluka Vagra, Bharuch and repayable in 13 Quarterly Installment amount of USD 7,85,400 of each and last Instalment of USD 7,89 800 and interest @3 Month LIBOR 2.5% has been repaid in current year.

iv Rupee Term Loan facility of Rs. 300,000,000/- from HDFC Bank, Nr. Mithakhali Cross Road, Ahmedabad. The facility is Secured by First Pari Passu charge with ICICI Bank Limited on moveable and immoveable fixed assets held at Z-31 and Z- 32, Dahej SEZ Limited, Dahej, Taluka Vagra, District Bharuch and repayable in 20 Quarterly installments of Rs. 15,000,000 each commencing from 30th April, 2016 and interest @ base rate plus 1.75% per annum with monthly rests. At present interst rate is 11.75% with moratorium of 2 years.

v Rupee Term loan facility of Rs. 450,000,000/- from ICICI Bank Limited, JMC House, Ambawadi, Ahmedabad. The facility is Secured by First Pari Passu charge with HDFC Bank on moveable and immoveable fixed assets held at Z-31 and Z-32, Dahej SEZ Limited, Dahej, Taluka Vagra, District Bharuch and repayable in 24 Quarterly installments of Rs. 18,750,000/- each commencing from 30th June, 2016 and interest @ base rate plus 2.10% per annum with monthly rests. At present interst rate is 12.10% with moratorium of 2 years.

vi Rupee Term Loan facility of Rs. 650,000,000/- from Yes Bank Limited 4th Floor, Nehru Centre, Discovery of India Bldg, Dr. A. B. Road, Worli, Mumbai- 400018. The facility is secured by exclusive charge on leasehold admeasuring 50,000 Square Meter bearing Plot No. CH-1 2/A GIDC Industrial Estate Dahej, Taluka Vagra, District Bharuch, with all the buildings and structures standing thereon and all plants, machineries, fixtures and fittings attached to the earth and or permanently fasted to earth pertaining to Company's unit at Plot No. CH-1 2/A GIDC and repayable in 20 equal quarterly installments of Rs. 3,25,00,000/- starting after a moratorium period of 1 year from the date of disbursement i.e. from 02.10.2015 The current applicable interest rate is 11.75% p.a.

i The interest rate on Working Capital facilities from State Bank of India, HDFC Bank Limited, Standard Chartered Bank and ICICI Bank Limited (Collectively known as Consortium Bankers) varies within the range of 10.90% to 13.00% (both inclusive) and are secured by :-

(a) First Pari Passu charge created on 9th October, 2003 for Rs. 79.45 Crore was further extended on 28th May 2005 for Rs. 155.35 Crore, on 23rd January, 2007 for Rs. 218.65 Crore and on 28th August, 2009 for Rs. 343.08 Crore in favour of State Bank of India and its Consortium Banks by way of hypothecation of the entire stock of raw materials, work in process, finished goods, stores and spares and receivables. The present consortium is lead by State Bank of India.

(b) First Pari Passu charge on immovable fixed assets to State Bank of India and its consortium bank as collateral security for the working capital facilities of Rs. 343.08 Crore. The present consortium is lead by State Bank of India.

(c) The indenture of the mortgage created on immovable properties are located at :

(i) Plot No. 168,180,183 and 184 of GIDC Industrial Estate Vatva Ahmedabad.

(ii) Block No. 402,403,404 and 452 at Village Chharodi, Taluka Sanand, District Ahmedabad.

(iii) Plot No. 21 & 21/1 of GIDC Industrial Estate Panoli, Taluka Ankleshwar, Bharuch.

(iv) Plot No.5001/B of GIDC Industrial Estate, Ankleshwar, Bharuch.

ii Unsecured Short Term Loan of Rs. 60,00,00,000/- has been sanctioned by HDFC Bank Limited. The out standing Short Term Loan as on 31st March, 2015 is Rs. 10,00,00,000/- with interest rate 10.40% per annum

Notes :-

i The Company has called for balance confirmation of Creditors on random basis. Out of which the Company has received response from some of the parties, which are Subject to reconciliation with Company's account. The other balances of Creditors are subject to confirmation.

ii The Company has received certain intimation from "Suppliers" regarding their status under the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Development Act,2006 and accordingly the Company has provided for interest of Rs. 1,34,55,997/- (Previous Year Rs. 61,30,676/-) being payable as required under the said act.

i IPO Refund Payable represents share application money received at the time of IPO and pending for refund due to non- traceability of investors. The Company has kept the balance of such money in a seperate account with Bank.During the year the same is transfered to Investor education and protection fund under Section 125 of the Companies Act, 2013.

ii There is no amount outstanding in respect of IPO Refund and Unpaid Dividend to be transferred to Investor Education and Protection Fund under Section 125 of the Companies Act, 2013.

10 SHORT TERM PROVISIONS

i To set up CPVC Plant at GIDC Dahej, Bharuch, Meghmani Organics Limited,( Meghmani) Kaneka Corporation, and Mitsui & Co. (Asia Pacific) Pte. Ltd. (herein after called Joint Venture Partners) had formed the Trience Specialty Chemicals Pvt. Limited (Trience) a Joint Venture company, having equity participation in the ratio of 39%, 41% and 20% respectively.

As per Capital Clause of Memorandum of Association of Trience, the Joint Venture Partners had to subscribe Rs. 10,00,00,000/- Trience had called to subscribe Rs. 1,00,00,000/- to meet with the Preliminary expenses. Accordingly, Meghmani Organics Limited has subscribed Rs. 39,00,000/- towards its share.

Joint Venture Partners could not complete the Second Stage Conditions prescribed in Articles of Association by September 30, 2012, Hence as per Clause 10.3 of Articles of Association the Company has to go ahead with the voluntary liquidation.

Under Section 560 of the Companies Act, 1956 Trience has applied to strike off its name from Registrar of Companies, Gujarat (ROC). The notice has been taken on record by ROC and thereby Trience is no more in existence.

ii The Company has sold its investment in Subsidiary - Meghmani Energy Limited during the year and consequently Meghmani Energy Limited has ceased to be a Subsidiary of the Company.

iii Under Section 560 of the Companies Act, 1956 Meghmani Chemtech Limited has applied to strike off its name from Registrar of Companies, Gujarat. The notice has been taken on record by ROC and thereby Meghmani Chemtech Limited has ceased to be a Subsidiary of the Company.

Notes :-

i For Method of Valuation of Inventories refer Note No - 1.11

ii Stock of Finished Goods Includes Excise Duty of Rs. 8,36,57,637/- (P.Y. Rs. 9,83,74,176/-)

iii The Company has written down the value of inventory and had charged the same to Raw Material Consumption (Refer Note No - 22), Packing Material Consumption (Refer Note No - 26) & Increase / Decrease in Stock (Refer Note No - 23) as under :

i Trade Receivables Includes Rs. 45,61,64,477/- (Previous Year: Rs. 45,04,39,444/-) due from Subsidiary Company and Rs. 78,62,049/- (Previous Year: Rs. 2,15,00,070/-) due from firm or a Company in which some of the Directors are interested.

ii The Company has called for balance confirmation of Trade Receivables on random basis. Out of which the Company has received response from some of the parties, which are subject to reconciliation with Company's account. The other balances of Trade Receivables are subject to confirmation.

Notes :-

i The Current Account balance includes unpaid dividend of Rs. 35,58,190/- (P.Y. Rs. 19,48,791/-) and Rs. Nil (P.Y. Rs. 1,06,400/-) towards IPO Refund Payable which have been kept in separate earmarked accounts and transfered to IEPF section 215 of companies Act 2013.

ii Fixed Deposit with banks is due within one year and held as margin money Rs. 32,84,529/- (P.Y. Rs. 28,98,676/-) and fixed deposit Rs. 7,62,23,438/- (P.Y. Rs. 5,00,00,000) earmarked against Debenture due for redemption in next 12 months

Notes :-

i Excise duty Expenses includes Rs. 1,47,16,539/- being decrease (Previous Year Rs. 3,11,00,067/-increase) pertains to variation in opening and closing stock of finished goods.

ii Packing Material Consumption includes written down value of Packing Material of Rs. 61,992/- (P.Y. Rs. 19,64,538/-) (Refer Note No - 15(iii)

iii The Company has operating lease from various premises which are renewable on a periodic basis and cancellable at its option. Rental expenses for operating leases charged to Statement of Profit and Loss for the year Rs. 81,32,882/- (Previous Year: Rs. 48,60,708/-).

Not later than 1 year Rs. 81,32,882/- (Previous Year: Rs. 48,60,708/-)

iv The Company has not incurred or spent any expenditure towards Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) activity. iv Expenditure in Foreign Currency are as under

Exceptional Item consists of Profit on Sale of Land at GIDC Ankleshwar and Loss on Sale of Long term Investment in subsidiary - Meghmani Energy Limited.

Investment written off includes investment in (i) joint venture - Triance Specility Chemicals Private Limited and (ii) subsidiary - Meghmani Chemtech Limited)

Extra ordinary Item consists of Short Claim Received from Insurance Company for loss due to Fire at Agro Division IV Panoli during the Financial Year 2013-2014.


Mar 31, 2014

1.1 BASIS FOR PREPARATION OF ACCOUNTS

The Financial Statements have been prepared to comply with all material aspects in respect with the notified Accounting Standards by Companies Accounting Standard Rules, 2006, standards issued by Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and the relevant provision of the Companies Act, 1956.

Accounting policies have been consistently applied by the Company.

1.2 USE OF ESTIMATES

The preparation of financial statements in conformity with the generally accepted accounting principles requires management to make estimates and assumptions that affect the reported amounts of assets and liabilities and disclosure of contingent liabilities at the date of the financial statements and the results of operations during the reporting period end. Although these estimates are based upon management''s best knowledge of current events and actions, actual results could differ from these estimates.

1.3 REVENUE RECOGNITION

i) Revenue is recognised only when it can be reliably measured and it is reasonable to accept ultimate collection.

ii) Sales

Sales are recognised on transfer of significant risks and rewards of ownership to the buyer. Domestic Sales are accounted on exclusive of Excise, net of Central Sales Tax, VAT, sales return and rate difference, if any. Exports sales are accounted on the basis of dates of Bill of Lading. Sales do not include Inter Division transfer.

iii) Export Benefits

Incomes in respect of Duty Drawback and Duty Entitlement Pass Book Scheme (DEPB) in respect of exports made during the year are accounted on accrual basis. Profit or losses on transfer of DEPB licenses are accounted in year of the sales. Duty free imports of material under Advance License matched with the export made against the said licenses

iv) Dividend income is recognised on the basis of dividend declared by the companies.

1.4 FOREIGN CURRENCY TRANSACTIONS

(i) Transactions in foreign currencies are recorded in Indian Rupees using the rates of exchange prevailing on the dates of

the transactions. At each balance sheet date, recorded monetary balances are reported in Indian Rupees at the rates of exchange prevailing at the balance sheet date. All realised and unrealised exchange adjustment gains and losses are dealt with in the profit and loss account.

(ii) In order to hedge exposure to foreign exchange risks arising from Export or Import foreign currency, bank borrowings and trade receivables, the Company enters into forward contracts. In case of forward exchange contracts, the cost of the contracts is amortised over the period of the contract. Any profit or loss arising on the cancellation or renewal of a forward exchange contract is recognised as income or expenses for the year.

(iii) Exchange difference is calculated as the difference between the foreign currency amount of the contract translated at the exchange rate at the reporting date, or the settlement date where the transaction is settled during the reporting period and the corresponding foreign currency amount translated at the later of the date of inception of the forward exchange contract and the last reporting date. Such exchange differences are recognized in the profit and loss account in the reporting period in which the exchange rates change.

(iv) Non monetary items which are carried in terms of historical cost denominated in a foreign currency are reported using the exchange rate at the date of the transaction.

1.5 FIXED ASSETS

(i) Fixed assets are stated at cost of acquisition or construction less accumulated depreciation, including borrowing cost as specified in point (i) till such assets are ready for its intended use, less specific grants received and Cenvat Credit availed if any.

(ii) Fixed assets in the course of work-in-progress for production or administrative purposes are carried at cost less any impairment loss. Work in Progress includes expenditure pending for capitalization.

Cost includes land and building improvement costs, related acquisition expenses and construction costs incurred during the period of construction. Depreciation of these assets, on the same basis as the other property assets, commences when the assets are ready for their intended use.

(iii) The cost of self-constructed assets includes cost of materials plus any other directly attributable costs of bringing the assets to working condition for its intended use.

(iv) Subsequent expenditure are added to the cost of existing asset only when such expenditure is expected to increase the future benefits from the existing asset beyond its standard of performance as on that date.

(v) An item of fixed asset is eliminated from financial statements on disposal or discardment.

(vi) Items of fixed assets that are retired from active use and are held for disposal are stated at the lower of their net book value and net realizable value and are presented separately in the financial statements. Any expected loss is recognized immediately in the statement of profit and loss.

(vii) The gain or loss arising on the disposal or retirement of an asset is determined as the difference between sales proceeds and the carrying amount of the asset and is recognized in statement of profit and loss for the relevant financial year.

1.6 EXPENDITURE ON NEW PROJECTS AND SUBSTANTIAL EXPANSION

Expenditure directly relating to construction activity (net of income, if any) is capitalized. Indirect expenditure incurred during construction period capitalized as part of the indirect construction cost to the extent to which the expenditure is indirectly related to construction or is incidental thereto. Other indirect expenditure (including borrowing costs) incurred during the construction period, which is neither related to the construction activity nor is incidental thereto is charged to Statement of Profit & Loss. Income earned during construction period deducted from the total of the indirect expenditure.

All direct capital expenditure on expansion is capitalized. As regards indirect expenditure on expansion only that portion is capitalized which represents the marginal increase in such expenditure as a result of capital expansion. The same is treated as pre-operative expenditure pending allocation to fixed assets in progress and is shown "Capital Work-in- Progress". The same is transferred to fixed assets on progressive basis and is capitalized along with fixed assets on commencement of commercial activities.

1.7 INTANGIBLE ASSETS

Intangible assets are recognized at acquisition cost when the asset is identifiable, non-monetary in nature, without physical substance and it is probable that such expenditure is to result in future economic benefits to the entity.

1.8 IMPAIRMENT OF ASSETS

At each balance sheet date, the Company reviews the carrying amounts of its tangible and intangible assets to determine whether there is any indication that those assets have suffered an impairment loss. If any such indication exists, the recoverable amount of the asset is estimated in order to determine the extent of the impairment loss, if any. Where it is not possible to estimate the recoverable amount of an individual asset, the Company estimates the recoverable amount of the cash-generating unit to which the asset belongs. An intangible asset under development and intangible asset having amortization period of greater than ten years is tested for impairment annually and other intangible assets whenever there is an indication that asset may be impaired.

Recoverable amount is the higher of net selling price and value in use. In assessing value in use, the estimated future cash flows are discounted to their present value using a pre-tax discount rate that reflects current market assessments of the time value of money and the risks specific to the asset for which the estimates of future cash flows have not been adjusted.

If the recoverable amount of an asset (or cash-generating unit) is estimated to be less than its carrying amount, the carrying amount of the asset (or cash-generating unit) is reduced to its recoverable amount. Impairment losses are recognized as an expense immediately.

Where an impairment loss subsequently reverses, the carrying amount of the asset (or cash generating unit) is increased to the revised estimate of its recoverable amount, but only to the extent that the increased carrying amount does not exceed the carrying amount that would have been determined had no impairment loss been recognized for the asset (or cash generating unit) in prior years. A reversal of an impairment loss is recognized as income immediately.

1.9 DEPRECIATION

Except for freehold land, leasehold land and Capital work-in-progress and other assets as stated below depreciation is charged on Straight Line Method (SLM) as per rate and in the manner prescribed under Schedule XIV of the Companies Act, 1956. Any addition or extension to an existing asset which is of a capital nature and which becomes an integral part of the existing asset is depreciated over the remaining useful life of that asset.

(i) Communication Equipment – 100%

Intangible assets are amortized over useful life of assets as per management perception as under:-

(i) ETP waste Rights - 5 Years

(ii) Software – 5 Years

(iii) License – 5 Years

Leasehold land is amortized over the available balance lease period.

Depreciation is not provided on freehold land and capital work-in-progress.

When assets are disposed or retired, their cost and accumulated depreciation are removed from the financial statements.

1.10 INVESTMENTS

Long term investments are stated at cost less amount written off, where there is a diminution in its value of other than temporary nature. Current investments are stated at lower of cost and fair value determined on an individual basis. Gain or loss arising from sale or disposal of such investment is accounted at the time of actual sale or disposal in the Statement of Profit and Loss.

1.11 INVENTORIES

Inventories are stated at the lower of cost and net realizable value.

Cost of Raw Material is determined on a monthly moving weighted average basis.

Stores and Consumables are valued at cost (net of CENVAT) or net realizable value whichever is lower.

Finished goods are valued at cost or net realizable value whichever is lower. Cost comprises direct materials and where applicable, direct labour costs, those overheads that have been incurred in bringing the inventories to their present location and condition and excise duty payable on finished goods.

For finished goods of Export Oriented Units (EOUs) where prima facie finished goods of EOUs are meant for export and no excise duty is leviable, Therefore no excise duty is added in finished goods valuation. However in case of EOU also excise duty is included in valuation of finished goods in proportion to DTA sales. Net realizable value represents the estimated selling price less all estimated costs of completion and costs to be incurred in marketing, selling and distribution.

Work in progress is valued at cost or net realizable value whichever is less. Cost comprises direct materials and appropriate portion of direct labour costs, manufacturing overheads and depreciation.

1.12 BORROWING COSTS

Borrowing Costs that are attributable to the acquisition or construction of qualifying assets are capitalised as part of the cost of such assets, wherever applicable, till the assets are ready for their intended use. Such capitalisation is done only when its is probable that the asset will result in future economic benefits and the costs can be measured reliably. Capitalisation of borrowing costs commences when all the following conditions are satisfied:

i) Expenditure for the acquisition, construction or production of a qualifying asset is being incurred;

ii) Borrowing costs are being incurred; and

iii) Activities that are necessary to prepare the asset for its intended use are in progress

A qualifying asset is one which necessarily takes substantial period to get ready for intended use. All other borrowing costs are charged to revenue account. Capitalisation of borrowing cost is suspended when active development is interrupted.

1.13 PRIOR YEAR EXPENSES AND INCOME

Transactions pertaining to period prior to Current Accounting Year are adjusted through prior year adjustments, if any.

1.14 EMPLOYEE BENEFITS

Employee benefits payable wholly within twelve months of the end of the reporting period are classified as short term employee benefits and are recognized as the employee renders service on an undiscounted basis. Contribution to Defined Contribution schemes such as Provident Fund, etc. are charged to the Statement of Profit and Loss as incurred. The Company also provides for retirement / post-retirement benefits in the form of gratuity and leave encashment. Such benefits (Defined benefit plans) are provided for based on valuations, as at the balance sheet date, made by independent actuaries. Termination benefits are recognized as an expense as and when incurred. Actuarial gain and losses are recognized immediately in the Statement of Profit and Loss.

1.15 EXCISE DUTY

Excise duty (including Education Cess) on Finished Goods are shown separately in Manufacturing and other expenses and included in the valuation of finished goods.

1.16 CENVAT

CENVAT Credit of raw materials and other consumables is accounted at the time of purchase and the same is being adjusted to the cost of raw materials and other consumables.

1.17 ACCOUNTING FOR TAXES ON INCOME

Current tax is determined as the amount of tax payable in respect of taxable income for the year.

Deferred tax is recognized, on timing difference, being the difference between taxable incomes and accounting income that originate in one period and are capable of reversal in one or more subsequent periods.

Where there is unabsorbed depreciation or carry forward losses, deferred tax assets are recognized if there is virtual certainty that sufficient future taxable income will be available against which such assets can be realized. Other deferred tax assets are recognized only to the extent there is reasonable certainty of realization in future. Such assets are reviewed at each Balance Sheet date to reassess realization. Deferred tax assets and liabilities are measured using the tax rates and tax laws that have been enacted or substantively enacted by the balance sheet date.

Minimum Alternative Tax(MAT) credit is recognised as an asset only when and to the extent there is convincing evidence that the company will pay normal income tax during the specified period. In the year in which the MAT credit becomes eligible to be recognised as an asset in accordance with the recommendations contained in guidance note issued by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, the said asset is created by way of a credit to the Statement of Profit & Loss and shown as MAT Credit Entitlement. The company reviews the same at each balance sheet date and writes down the carrying amount of MAT Credit Entitlement to the extent there is no longer convincing evidence to the effect that the company will pay normal income tax during the specified period.

1.18 PROVISIONS AND CONTINGENT LIABILITIES

A provision is recognized when it is more likely than not that an obligation will result in an outflow of resources.

Provisions are not discounted to their present value and are determined based on management''s estimation of the obligation required to settle the obligation at the balance sheet date. These are reviewed at each balance sheet date and adjusted to reflect current management estimates.

Contingent Liabilities are disclosed for all possible obligations that are not remote and all present obligations of which outflow of economic resources is not estimable.

1.19 FINANCIAL DERIVATIVES HEDGING TRANSACTIONS

i) The Company has voluntarily adopted the principles of Accounting Standard (AS) 30 ["Financial Instruments Recognition and Measurement"] for the accounting of such derivative contracts, not covered under Accounting Standards (AS) 11 ["The Effects of Changes in Foreign Exchange Rates"] , in pursuance of the announcement of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) dated March 29, 2008 on accounting of derivatives..

ii) The fair values of all such derivative financial instruments are recognized as assets or liabilities at the balance sheet date. Such derivative financial instruments are used as risk management tools only and not for speculative purposes.

iii) Accordingly, the resultant gains and losses on fair valuation/ settlement of the derivative contracts covered under

Accounting Standard (AS) 30 ["Financial Instruments: Recognition and Measurement"] are recognized in the Statement of Profit and Loss or Balance Sheet as the case may be after applying the test of hedge effectiveness. Where the cash flow hedge is effective, the gains or losses are recognized in the "Hedge Reserve" which forms part of "Reserves and Surplus" in the Balance Sheet, while the same is recognized in the Statement of Profit and Loss where the hedge is ineffective. The amount recognized in the "Hedge Reserve" is transferred to the Statement of Profit and Loss in the period in which the underlying hedged item affects the Statement of Profit and Loss.

iv) For derivative financial instruments designated as Fair Value hedges, the fair value of both the derivative financial instrument and the hedged item are recognized the Profit and Loss till the period the relationship is found to be effective. If the hedging relationship ceases to be effective or it becomes probable that the expected transaction will no longer occur, future gains or losses on the derivative financial instruments are recognized in Profit and Loss.

v) If no hedging relationship is designated, the fair value of the derivative financial instruments is marked to market through Profit and Loss.

1.20 LEASES

All leases are classified into operating and finance lease at the inception of the lease. Leases that transfer substantially all risks and rewards from lessor to lessees are classified as finance lease and others being classified as operating lease.

There are no finance lease transactions entered in to by the Company.

Rent Expense and Rent Income represent operating leases which are recognized as an income/expense in the statement of Profit and Loss Account on a Straight Line basis over the lease terms.

1.21 RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT

Assessment of whether an internally generated intangible asset meets the criteria for recognition, the expenditure on generation of the asset is classified into research phase and development phase. Expenses incurred during research phase are recognized immediately in the Statement of Profit and Loss. Expenditure during the development phase is recognized as an intangible asset under development on fulfillment of prescribed conditions.


Mar 31, 2013

1.1 BASIS FOR PREPARATION OF ACCOUNTS

The Financial Statements have been prepared to comply with all material aspects in respect with the notified Accounting Standards by Companies Accounting Standard Rules, 2006, standards issued by Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and the relevant provision of the Companies Act, 1956.

Accounting policies have been consistently applied by the Company.

1.2 USE OF ESTIMATES

The preparation of financial statements in conformity with the generally accepted accounting principles requires management to make estimates and assumptions that affect the reported amounts of assets and liabilities and disclosure of contingent liabilities at the date of the financial statements and the results of operations during the reporting period end. Although these estimates are based upon management''s best knowledge of current events and actions, actual results could differ from these estimates.

1.3 REVENUE RECOGNITION

1) Revenue is recognised only when it can be reliably measured and it is reasonable to accept ultimate collection.

2) Sales

Sales are recognized on transfer of significant risks and rewards of ownership to the buyer. Domestic Sales are accounted on exclusive of Excise, net of Central Sales Tax, VAT, sales return and rate difference, if any. Exports sales are accounted on the basis of dates of Bill of Lading. Sales do not include Inter Division transfer.

3) Export Benefits

Incomes in respect of Duty Drawback and Duty Entitlement Pass Book Scheme (DEPB) in respect of exports made during the year are accounted on accrual basis. Profit or losses on transfer of DEPB licenses are accounted in year of the sales. Duty free imports of material under Advance License matched with the export made against the said licenses

4) Dividend income is recognized on the basis of dividend declared by the companies.

1.4 FOREIGN CURRENCY TRANSACTIONS

(i) Transactions in foreign currencies are recorded in Indian Rupees using the rates of exchange prevailing on the dates of the transactions. At each balance sheet date, recorded monetary balances are reported in Indian Rupees at the rates of exchange prevailing at the balance sheet date. All realised and unrealised exchange adjustment gains and losses are dealt with in the statement of profit and loss.

(ii) In order to hedge exposure to foreign exchange risks arising from Export or Import foreign currency, bank borrowings and trade receivables, the Company enters into forward contracts. In case of forward exchange contracts, the cost of the contracts is amortized over the period of the contract. Any profit or loss arising on the cancellation or renewal of a forward exchange contract is recognized as income or expenses for the year.

(iii) Exchange difference is calculated as the difference between the foreign currency amount of the contract translated at the exchange rate at the reporting date, or the settlement date where the transaction is settled during the reporting period and the corresponding foreign currency amount translated at the later of the date of inception of the forward exchange contract and the last reporting date. Such exchange differences are recognized in the statement of profit and loss in the reporting period in which the exchange rates change.

(iv) Non monetary items which are carried in terms of historical cost denominated in a foreign currency are reported using the exchange rate at the date of the transaction.

1.5 FIXED ASSETS

(i) Fixed assets are stated at cost of acquisition or construction less accumulated depreciation, including borrowing cost as specified in point (i) till such assets are ready for its intended use, less specific grants received and Cenvat Credit availed if any.

(ii) Fixed assets in the course of work-in-progress for production or administrative purposes are carried at cost less any impairment loss. Work in Progress includes expenditure pending for capitalization.

Cost includes land and building improvement costs, related acquisition expenses and construction costs incurred during the period of construction. Depreciation of these assets, on the same basis as the other property assets, commences when the assets are ready for their intended use.

(iii) The cost of self-constructed assets includes cost of materials plus any other directly attributable costs of bringing the assets to working condition for its intended use.

(iv) Subsequent expenditure are added to the cost of existing asset only when such expenditure is expected to increase the future benefits from the existing asset beyond its standard of performance as on that date.

(v) An item of fixed asset is eliminated from financial statements on disposal or discardment.

(vi) Items of fixed assets that are retired from active use and are held for disposal are stated at the lower of their net book value and net realizable value and are presented separately in the financial statements. Any expected loss is recognized immediately in the statement of profit and loss.

(vii) The gain or loss arising on the disposal or retirement of an asset is determined as the difference between sales proceeds and the carrying amount of the asset and is recognized in statement of profit and loss for the relevant financial year.

1.6 EXPENDITURE ON NEW PROJECTS AND SUBSTANTIAL EXPANSION

Expenditure directly relating to construction activity (net of income, if any) is capitalized. Indirect expenditure incurred during construction period capitalized as part of the indirect construction cost to the extent to which the expenditure is indirectly related to construction or is incidental thereto. Other indirect expenditure (Including borrowing costs) incurred during the construction period, which is neither related to the construction activity nor is incidental thereto is charged to Statement of Profit & Loss. Income earned during construction period deducted from the total of the indirect expenditure.

All direct capital expenditure on expansion is capitalized. As regards indirect expenditure on expansion only that portion is capitalized which represents the marginal increase in such expenditure as a result of capital expansion. The same is treated as pre-operative expenditure pending allocation to fixed assets in progress and is shown "Capital Work-in- Progress". The same is transferred to fixed assets on progressive basis and is capitalized along with fixed assets on commencement of commercial activities.

1.7 INTANGIBLE ASSETS

Intangible assets are recognized at acquisition cost when the asset is identifiable, non-monetary in nature, without physical substance and it is probable that such expenditure is to result in future economic benefits to the entity.

1.8 IMPAIRMENT OF ASSETS

At each balance sheet date, the Company reviews the carrying amounts of its tangible and intangible assets to determine whether there is any indication that those assets have suffered an impairment loss. If any such indication exists, the recoverable amount of the asset is estimated in order to determine the extent of the impairment loss, if any. Where it is not possible to estimate the recoverable amount of an individual asset, the Company estimates the recoverable amount of the cash-generating unit to which the asset belongs. An intangible asset under development and intangible asset having amortization period of greater than ten years is tested for impairment annually and other intangible assets whenever there is an indication that asset may be impaired

Recoverable amount is the higher of net selling price and value in use. In assessing value in use, the estimated future cash flows are discounted to their present value using a pre-tax discount rate that reflects current market assessments of the time value of money and the risks specific to the asset for which the estimates of future cash flows have not been adjusted.

If the recoverable amount of an asset (or cash-generating unit) is estimated to be less than its carrying amount, the carrying amount of the asset (or cash-generating unit) is reduced to its recoverable amount. Impairment losses are recognized as an expense immediately.

Where an impairment loss subsequently reverses, the carrying amount of the asset (or cash generating unit) is increased to the revised estimate of its recoverable amount, but only to the extent that the increased carrying amount does not exceed the carrying amount that would have been determined had no impairment loss been recognized for the asset (or cash generating unit) in prior years. A reversal of an impairment loss is recognized as income immediately.

1.9 DEPRECIATION

Except for freehold land, leasehold land and Capital work-in-progress and other assets as stated below depreciation is charged on Straight Line Method (SLM) as per rate and in the manner prescribed under Schedule XIV of the Companies Act, 1956. Any addition or extension to an existing asset which is of a capital nature and which becomes an integral part of the existing asset is depreciated over the remaining useful life of that asset.

(i) Communication Equipment - 100%

Intangible assets are amortized over useful life of assets as per management perception as under:-

(i) ETP usage Rights - 5 Years

(ii) Software - 5 Years

(iii) License - 5 Years

Leasehold land is amortized over the available balance lease period.

Depreciation is not provided on freehold land and capital work-in-progress.

When assets are disposed or retired, their cost and accumulated depreciation are removed from the financial statements.

1.10 INVESTMENTS

Long term investments are stated at cost less amount written off, where there is a diminution in its value of other than temporary nature. Current investments are stated at lower of cost and fair value determined on an individual basis. Gain or loss arising from sale or disposal of such investment is accounted at the time of actual sale or disposal in the Statement of Profit and Loss.

1.11 INVENTORIES

Inventories are stated at the lower of cost and net realizable value.

Cost of Raw Material is determined on a monthly moving weighted average basis.

Stores and Consumables are valued at cost (net of CENVAT) or net realizable value whichever is lower.

Finished goods are valued at cost or net realizable value whichever is lower. Cost comprises direct materials and where applicable, direct labour costs, those overheads that have been incurred in bringing the inventories to their present location and condition and excise duty payable on finished goods.

For finished goods of Export Oriented Units (EOUs) where prima facie finished goods of EOUs are meant for export and no excise duty is leviable, therefore no excise duty is added in finished goods valuation. However in case of EOU also Excise duty is included in valuation of finished goods in proportion to DTA sales. Net realizable value represents the estimated selling price less all estimated costs of completion and costs to be incurred in marketing, selling and distribution.

Work in progress is valued at cost or net realizable value whichever is less. Cost comprises direct materials and appropriate portion of direct labour costs, manufacturing overheads and depreciation.

1.12 BORROWING COSTS

Borrowing Costs that are attributable to the acquisition or construction of qualifying assets are capitalised as part of the cost of such assets, wherever applicable, till the assets are ready for their intended use. Such capitalisation is done only when it is probable that the asset will result in future economic benefits and the costs can be measured reliably. Capitalisation of borrowing costs commences when all the following conditions are satisfied:

1. Expenditure for the acquisition, construction or production of a qualifying asset is being incurred;

2. Borrowing costs are being incurred; and

3. Activities that are necessary to prepare the asset for its intended use are in progress

A qualifying asset is one which necessarily takes substantial period to get ready for intended use. All other borrowing costs are charged to revenue account. Capitalisation of borrowing cost is suspended when active development is interrupted.

1.13 PRIOR YEAR EXPENSES AND INCOME

Transactions pertaining to period prior to Current Accounting Year are adjusted through prior year adjustments, if any.

1.14 EMPLOYEE BENEFITS

Employee benefits payable wholly within twelve months of the end of the reporting period are classified as short term employee benefits and are recognized as the employee renders service on an undiscounted basis. Contribution to Defined Contribution schemes such as Provident Fund, etc. are charged to the Statement of Profit and Loss as incurred. The Company also provides for retirement / post-retirement benefits in the form of gratuity and leave encashment. Such benefits (Defined benefit plans) are provided for based on valuations, as at the balance sheet date, made by independent actuaries. Termination benefits are recognized as an expense as and when incurred. Actuarial gain and losses are recognized immediately in the Statement of Profit and Loss.

1.15 EXCISE DUTY

Excise duty (including Education Cess) on Finished Goods are shown separately in Manufacturing and Other expenses and included in the valuation of finished goods.

1.16 CENVAT

CENVAT Credit of raw materials and other consumables is accounted at the time of purchase and the same is being adjusted to the cost of raw materials and other consumables.

1.17 ACCOUNTING FOR TAXES ON INCOME

Current tax is determined as the amount of tax payable in respect of taxable income for the year.

Deferred tax is recognized, on timing difference, being the difference between taxable incomes and accounting income that originate in one period and are capable of reversal in one or more subsequent periods.

Where there is unabsorbed depreciation or carry forward losses, deferred tax assets are recognized if there is virtual certainty that sufficient future taxable income will be available against which such assets can be realized. Other deferred tax assets are recognized only to the extent there is reasonable certainty of realization in future. Such assets are reviewed at each Balance sheet date to reassess realization.

Deferred tax assets and liabilities are measured using the tax rates and tax laws that have been enacted or substantively enacted by the balance sheet date.

1.18 PROVISIONS AND CONTINGENT LIABILITIES

A provision is recognized when it is more likely than not that an obligation will result in an outflow of resources.

Provisions are not discounted to their present value and are determined based on management''s estimation of the obligation required to settle the obligation at the balance sheet date. These are reviewed at each balance sheet date and adjusted to reflect current management estimates.

Contingent Liabilities are disclosed for all possible obligations that are not remote and all present obligations of which outflow of economic resources is not estimatable.

1.19 FINANCIAL DERIVATIVES HEDGING TRANSACTIONS

A. The Company has voluntarily adopted the principles of Accounting Standard (AS) 30 ["Financial Instruments Recognition and Measurement"] for the accounting of such derivative contracts, not covered under Accounting Standards (AS) 11 ["The Effects of Changes in Foreign Exchange Rates"], in pursuance of the announcement of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) dated 29th March, 2008 on accounting of derivatives.

B. The fair values of all such derivative financial instruments are recognized as assets or liabilities at the balance sheet date. Such derivative financial instruments are used as risk management tools only and not for speculative purposes.

C. Accordingly, the resultant gains and losses on fair valuation/ settlement of the derivative contracts covered under Accounting Standard (AS) 30 ["Financial Instruments: Recognition and Measurement"] are recognized in the Statement of Profit and Loss or Balance Sheet as the case may be after applying the test of hedge effectiveness. Where the cash flow hedge is effective, the gains or losses are recognized in the "Hedge Reserve" which forms part of "Reserves and Surplus" in the Balance Sheet, while the same is recognized in the Statement of Profit and Loss where the hedge is ineffective. The amount recognized in the "Hedge Reserve" is transferred to the Statement of Profit and Loss in the period in which the underlying hedged item affects the Statement of Profit and Loss.

D. For derivative financial instruments designated as Fair Value hedges, the fair value of both the derivative financial instrument and the hedged item are recognized in the Profit and Loss till the period the relationship is found to be effective. If the hedging relationship ceases to be effective or it becomes probable that the expected transaction will no longer occur, future gains or losses on the derivative financial instruments are recognized in Profit and Loss.

E. If no hedging relationship is designated, the fair value of the derivative financial instruments is marked to market through Statement of Profit and Loss.

1.20 LEASES

All leases are classified into operating and finance lease at the inception of the lease. Leases that transfer substantially all risks and rewards from lessor to lessees are classified as finance lease and others being classified as operating lease.

There are no finance lease transactions entered in to by the Company.

Rent Expense and Rent Income represent operating leases which are recognized as an expense in the Statement of Profit and Loss on a Straight Line basis over the lease terms

1.21 RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT

Assessment of whether an internally generated intangible asset meets the criteria for recognition, the expenditure on generation of the asset is classified into research phase and development phase. Expenses incurred during research phase are recognized immediately in the Statement of Profit and Loss. Expenditure during the development phase is recognized as an intangible asset under development on fulfillment of prescribed conditions.

1 Secured Non-Convertible Debentures of Rs. 100,00,00,000/- are secured by way of pari passu charge on Mortgage of immovable and movable properties situated at GIDC Vatva, GIDC Panoli, GIDC Ankleshwar and Village Chharodi, Taluka Sanand, District - Ahmedabad.

3 External Commercial Borrowing of US$ 1,10,00,000 equivalent to Rs. 51,13,90,000 from Standard Chartered Bank, Ahmedabad. The facility is secured by First charge on all the present and Future Movable Fixed assets financed under term loan including movable fixed assets held at CH-1-2/A. GIDC Dahej,Taluka Vagra, Bharuch and repayable in 13 Installment amount of US$ 7,85,400 of Each & last instalment of US$ 7,89,800 and interest @3 Month LIBOR 2.5%.

(B) Defined Contribution Plans

Amount recognised as expenses on account of "Contribution / Provision to and for Provident and other Funds" of Statement of Profit and Loss - Rs. 73,45,584/- (Previous year Rs. 76,21,775)


Mar 31, 2012

1.1 BASIS FOR PREPARATION OF ACCOUNTS

The Financial Statements have been prepared to comply with all material aspects in respect with the notified Accounting Standards by Companies Accounting Standard Rules, 2006 and the relevant provision of the Companies Act, 1956. Accounting policies have been consistently applied by the Company.

1.2 USE OF ESTIMATES

The preparation of financial statements in conformity with the generally accepted accounting principles requires management to make estimates and assumptions that affect the reported amounts of assets and liabilities and disclosure of contingent liabilities at the date of the financial statements and the results of operations during the reporting period end. Although these estimates are based upon management's best knowledge of current events and actions, actual results could differ from these estimates.

1.3 REVENUE RECOGNITION

1) Revenue is recognized only when it can be reliably measured and it is reasonable to accept ultimate collection.

2) Sales

Domestic Sales are accounted exclusive of Excise, net of Central Sales Tax, VAT, sales return and rate difference, if any. Exports sales are accounted on the basis of dates of Bill of Lading. Sales do not include Inter Division transfer.

3) Export Benefits

Incomes in respect of Duty Drawback and Duty Entitlement Pass Book Scheme (DEPB) in respect of exports made during the year are accounted on accrual basis. Profit or losses on transfer of DEPB licenses are accounted in year of the sales. Duty free imports of material under Advance License matched with the export made against the said licenses

4) Dividend income is recognized on the basis of dividend declared by the companies.

1.4 FOREIGN CURRENCY TRANSACTIONS

(i) Transactions in foreign currencies are recorded in Indian Rupees using the rates of exchange prevailing on the dates of the transactions. At each balance sheet date, recorded monetary balances are reported in Indian Rupees at the rates of exchange prevailing at the balance sheet date. All realised and unrealised exchange adjustment gains and losses are dealt with in the profit and loss account.

(ii) In order to hedge exposure to foreign exchange risks arising from Export or Import foreign currency, bank borrowings and trade receivables, the Company enters into forward contracts. In case of forward exchange contracts, the cost of the contracts is amortised over the period of the contract. Any profit or loss arising on the cancellation or renewal of a forward exchange contract is recognised as income or expenses for the year.

(iii) Exchange difference is calculated as the difference between the foreign currency amount of the contract translated at the exchange rate at the reporting date, or the settlement date where the transaction is settled during the reporting period and the corresponding foreign currency amount translated at the later of the date of inception of the forward exchange contract and the last reporting date. Such exchange differences are recognized in the profit and loss account in the reporting period in which the exchange rates change.

(iv) Non monetary items which are carried in terms of historical cost denominated in a foreign currency are reported using the exchange rate at the date of the transaction.

1.5 FIXED ASSETS

(i) Fixed assets are stated at cost of acquisition or construction less accumulated depreciation, including borrowing cost as specified in point (i) till such assets are ready for its intended use, less specific grants received and Cenvat Credit availed if any.

(ii) Fixed assets in the course of work-in-progress for production or administrative purposes are carried at cost less any impairment loss. Work in Progress includes expenditure pending for capitalization. Cost includes land and building improvement costs, related acquisition expenses and construction costs incurred during the period of construction. Depreciation of these assets, on the same basis as the other property assets, commences when the assets are ready for their intended use.

(iii) The cost of self-constructed assets includes cost of materials plus any other directly attributable costs of bringing the assets to working condition for its intended use.

1.6 EXPENDITURE ON NEW PROJECTS AND SUBSTANTIAL EXPANSION

Expenditure directly relating to construction activity (net of income, if any) is capitalized. Indirect expenditure incurred during construction period capitalized as part of the indirect construction cost to the extent to which the expenditure is indirectly related to construction or is incidental thereto. Other indirect expenditure (including borrowing costs) incurred during the construction period, which is not related to the construction activity nor is incidental thereto is charged to Profit & Loss Account Income earned during construction period deducted from the total of the indirect expenditure.

All direct capital expenditure on expansion is capitalized. As regards indirect expenditure on expansion only that portion is capitalized which represents the marginal increase in such expenditure as a result of capital expansion. The same is treated as pre-operative expenditure pending allocation to fixed assets in progress and is shown "Capital Work-in-Progress". The same is transferred to fixed assets on progressive basis and is capitalized along with fixed assets on commencement of commercial activities.

1.7 INTANGIBLE ASSETS

Intangible assets are recognized at acquisition cost when the asset is identifiable, non-monetary in nature, without physical substance and it is probable that such expenditure is to result in future economic benefits to the entity.

1.8 IMPAIRMENT OF ASSETS

At each balance sheet date, the Company reviews the carrying amounts of its tangible and intangible assets to determine whether there is any indication that those assets have suffered an impairment loss. If any such indication exists, the recoverable amount of the asset is estimated in order to determine the extent of the impairment loss, if any. Where it is not possible to estimate the recoverable amount of an individual asset, the Company estimates the recoverable amount of the cash-generating unit to which the asset belongs. An intangible asset is tested for impairment annually whenever there is an indication that asset may be impaired.

Recoverable amount is the higher of net selling price and value in use. In assessing value in use, the estimated future cash flows are discounted to their present value using a pre-tax discount rate that reflects current market assessments of the time value of money and the risks specific to the asset for which the estimates of future cash flows have not been adjusted.

If the recoverable amount of an asset (or cash-generating unit) is estimated to be less than its carrying amount, the carrying amount of the asset (or cash-generating unit) is reduced to its recoverable amount. Impairment losses are recognized as an expense immediately.

Where an impairment loss subsequently reverses, the carrying amount of the asset (or cash generating unit) is Increased to the revised estimate of its recoverable amount, but only to the extent that the increased carrying amount does not exceed the carrying amount that would have been determined had no impairment loss been recognized for the asset (or cash generating unit) in prior years. A reversal of an impairment loss is recognized as income immediately.

1.9 DEPRECIATION

Except for freehold land, leasehold land and Capital work-in-progress and other assets as stated below depreciation is charged on Straight Line Method (SLM) as per rate and in the manner prescribed under Schedule XIV of the Companies Act, 1956.

Intangible assets are amortized over useful life of assets as per management perception as under:-

(i) ETP waste rights - 5 Years

(ii) Software - 5 Years

(iii) License - 5 Years

Leasehold land is amortized over the available balance lease period.

Depreciation is not provided on freehold land and capital work-in-progress.

When assets are disposed or retired, their cost and accumulated depreciation are removed from the financial statements.

The gain or loss arising on the disposal or retirement of an asset is determined as the difference between sales proceeds and the carrying amount of the asset and is recognized in profit and loss account for the relevant financial year.

1.10 INVESTMENTS

Long term investments are stated at cost less amount written off, where there Is a diminution in Its value of long term nature. Current Investments are stated at lower of cost and fair value. Gain or loss arising from sale or disposal of such investment is accounted at the time of actual sale or disposal.

1.11 INVENTORIES

Inventories are stated at the lower of cost and net realizable value.

Cost of Raw Material is determined on a monthly moving weighted average basis.

Stores and Consumables are valued at cost (net of CENVAT) or net realizable value whichever is lower.

Finished goods are valued at cost or net realizable value whichever is lower. Cost comprises direct materials and where applicable, direct labour costs, those overheads that have been incurred in bringing the inventories to their present location and condition and excise duty payable on finished goods.

For finished goods of Export Oriented Units (EOUs) where prima facie finished goods of EOUs are meant for export and no excise duty is leviable, therefore no excise duty is added in finished goods valuation. However in case of EOU also Excise duty is included in valuation of finished goods in proportion to DTA sales. Net realizable value represents the estimated selling price less all estimated costs of completion and costs to be incurred in marketing, selling and distribution.

Work in progress is valued at cost or net realizable value whichever is less. Cost comprises direct materials and appropriate portion of direct labour costs, manufacturing overheads and depreciation.

1.12 BORROWING COSTS

Borrowing Costs that are attributable to the acquisition or construction of qualifying assets are capitalised as part of the cost of such assets, wherever applicable, till the assets are ready for their intended use. A qualifying asset is one which necessarily takes substantial period to get ready for intended use. All other borrowing costs are charged to revenue account. Capitalisation of borrowing cost is suspended when active development is interrupted,

1.13 PRIOR YEAR EXPENSES AND INCOME

Transactions pertaining to period prior to Current Accounting Year are adjusted through prior year adjustments, if any.

1.14 EMPLOYEE BENEFITS

Contribution to Defined Contribution schemes such as Provident Fund, etc. are charged to the Profit and Loss account as incurred. The Company also provides for retirement/post-retirement benefits in the form of gratuity and leave encashment. Such benefits (Defined benefit plans) are provided for based on valuations, as at the balance sheet date, made by independent actuaries. Termination benefits are recognized as an expense as and when incurred.

1.15 EXCISE DUTY

Excise duty (including Education Cess) on Finished Goods are shown separately in Manufacturing and other expenses and included in the valuation of finished goods.

1.16 CENVAT

CENVAT Credit of raw materials and other consumables is accounted at the time of purchase and the same is being adjusted to the cost of raw materials and other consumables.

1.17 ACCOUNTING FOR TAXES ON INCOME

Current tax is determined as the amount of tax payable in respect of taxable income for the year.

Deferred tax is recognized, on timing difference, being the difference between taxable Incomes and accounting income that originate in one period and are capable of reversal in one or more subsequent periods.

Where there is unabsorbed depreciation or carry forward losses, deferred tax assets are recognized if there is virtual certainty that sufficient future taxable income will be available against which such assets can be realized. Other deferred tax assets are recognized only to the extent there is reasonable certainty of realization in future. Such assets are reviewed at each Balance sheet date to reassess realization.

Deferred tax assets and liabilities are measured using the tax rates and tax laws that have been enacted or substantively enacted by the balance sheet date.

1.18 PROVISIONS AND CONTINGENT LIABILITIES

A provision is recognized when it is more likely than not that an obligation will result in an outflow of resources. Provisions are not discounted to their present value and are determined based on management's estimation of the obligation required to settle the obligation at the balance sheet date. These are reviewed at each balance sheet date and adjusted to reflect current management estimates.

Contingent Liabilities are disclosed for all possible obligations that are not remote and all present obligations of which outflow of economic resources is not estimable.

1.19 FINANCIAL DERIVATIVES HEDGING TRANSACTIONS

A. The Company has voluntarily adopted the principles of Accounting Standard (AS) 30 ("Financial Instruments Recognition and Measurement") for the accounting of such derivative contracts, not covered under Accounting Standards (AS) 11 ("The Effects of Changes in Foreign Exchange Rates"), in pursuance of the announcement of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) dated March 29, 2008 on accounting of derivatives..

B. The fair values of all such derivative financial instruments are recognized as assets or liabilities at the balance sheet date. Such derivative financial instruments are used as risk management tools only and not for speculative purposes.

C. Accordingly, the resultant gains and losses on fair valuation/settlement of the derivative contracts covered under Accounting Standard (AS) 30 ("Financial Instruments: Recognition and Measurement") are recognized in the Statement of Profit and Loss or Balance Sheet as the case may be after applying the test of hedge effectiveness. Where the cash flow hedge is effective, the gains or losses are recognized in the "Hedge Reserve" which forms part of "Reserves and Surplus" in the Balance Sheet, while the same is recognized in the Statement of Profit and Loss where the hedge is ineffective. The amount recognized in the "Hedge Reserve" is transferred to the Statement of Profit and Loss in the period in which the underlying hedged item affects the Statement of Profit and Loss.

D. For derivative financial instruments designated as Fair Value hedges, the fair value of both the derivative financial instrument and the hedged item are recognized the Profit and Loss till the period the relationship is found to be effective. If the hedging relationship ceases to be effective or it becomes probable that the expected transaction will no longer occur, future gains or losses on the derivative financial instruments are recognized in Profit and Loss.

E. If no hedging relationship is designated, the fair value of the derivative financial instruments is marked to market through Profit and Loss.

1.20 LEASES

All leases are classified into operating and finance lease at the inception of the lease. Leases that transfer substantially all risks and rewards from lessor to lessees are classified as finance lease and others being classified as operating lease.

There are no finance lease transactions entered into by the Company.

Rent Expense and Rent Income represent operating leases which are recognized as an expense in the statement of Profit and Loss Account on a Straight Line basis over the lease terms.


Mar 31, 2011

1. BASIS FOR PREPARATION OF ACCOUNTS

The Financial Statements have been prepared to comply with all material aspects in respect with the notified Accounting Standards by Companies Accounting Standard Rules, 2006 and the relevant provision of the Companies Act, 1956. Accounting policies have been consistently applied by the Company.

2. USE OF ESTIMATES The preparation of financial statements in conformity with the generally accepted accounting principles requires management to make estimates and assumptions that affect the reported amounts of assets and liabilities and disclosure of contingent liabilities at the date of the financial statements and the results of operations during the reporting period end. Although these estimates are based upon management's best knowledge of current events and actions, actual results could differ from these estimates.

3. SIGNIFICANT ACCOUNTING POLICIES AND PRACTICES

a) REVENUE RECOGNITION

1) Revenue is recognised only when it can be reliably measured and it is reasonable to accept ultimate collection.

2) Sales

Domestic Sales are accounted exclusive of Excise, net of Central Sales Tax, VAT, sales return and rate difference, if any. Exports sales are accounted on the basis of dates of Bill of Lading. Sales do not include Inter Division transfer.

3) Export Benefits Incomes in respect of Duty Drawback and Duty Entitlement Pass Book Scheme (DEPB) in respect of exports made during the year are accounted on accrual basis. Profit or losses on transfer of DEPB licenses are accounted in year of the sales. Duty free imports of material under Advance License matched with the export made against the said licenses

4) Dividend income is recognised on the basis of dividend declared by the companies.

b) FOREIGN CURRENCY TRANSACTIONS

(i) Transactions in foreign currencies are recorded in Indian Rupees using the rates of exchange prevailing

on the dates of the transactions. At each balance sheet date, recorded monetary balances are reported in Indian Rupees at the rates of exchange prevailing at the balance sheet date. All realised and unrealised exchange adjustment gains and losses are dealt with in the profit and loss account.

(ii) In order to hedge exposure to foreign exchange risks arising from Export or Import foreign currency, bank borrowings and trade receivables, the Company enters into forward contracts. In case of forward exchange contracts, the cost of the contracts is amortised over the period of the contract. Any profit or loss arising on the cancellation or renewal of a forward exchange contract is recognised as income or expenses for the year.

(iii) Exchange difference is calculated as the difference between the foreign currency amount of the contract translated at the exchange rate at the reporting date, or the settlement date where the transaction is settled during the reporting period and the corresponding foreign currency amount translated at the later of the date of inception of the forward exchange contract and the last reporting date. Such exchange differences are recognized in the profit and loss account in the reporting period in which the exchange rates change.

(iv) Non monetary items which are carried in terms of historical cost denominated in a foreign currency are reported using the exchange rate at the date of the transaction.

c) FIXED ASSETS

(i) Fixed assets are stated at cost of acquisition or construction less accumulated depreciation, including borrowing cost as specified in point (i) till such assets are ready for its intended use, less specific grants received and Cenvat Credit availed if any.

(ii) Fixed assets in the course of work-in-progress for production or administrative purposes are carried at cost less any impairment loss. Work in Progress includes expenditure pending for capitalization. Cost includes land and building improvement costs, related acquisition expenses and construction costs incurred during the period of construction. Depreciation of these assets, on the same basis as the other property assets, commences when the assets are ready for their intended use.

(iii) The cost of self-constructed assets includes cost of materials plus any other directly attributable costs of bringing the assets to working condition for its intended use.

d) EXPENDITURE ON NEW PROJECTS AND SUBSTANTIAL EXPANSION

Expenditure directly relating to construction activity (net of income, if any) is capitalized. Indirect expenditure incurred during construction period capitalized as part of the indirect construction cost to the extent to which the expenditure is indirectly related to construction or is incidental thereto. Other indirect expenditure (Including borrowing costs) incurred during the construction period, which is not related to the construction activity nor is incidental thereto is charged to Profit & Loss Account Income earned during construction period deducted from the total of the indirect expenditure.

All direct capital expenditure on expansion is capitalized. As regards indirect expenditure on expansion only that portion is capitalized which represents the marginal increase in such expenditure as a result of capital expansion. The same is treated as pre-operative expenditure pending allocation to fixed assets in progress and is shown "Capital Work-in-Progress". The same is transferred to fixed assets on progressive basis and is capitalized along with fixed assets on commencement of commercial activities.

e) INTANGIBLE ASSETS Intangible assets are recognized at acquisition cost when the asset is identifiable , non-monetary in nature, without physical substance and it is probable that such expenditure is to result in future economic benefits to the entity.

f) IMPAIRMENT OF ASSETS

At each balance sheet date, the Company reviews the carrying amounts of its tangible and intangible assets to determine whether there is any indication that those assets have suffered an impairment loss. If any such indication exists, the recoverable amount of the asset is estimated in order to determine the extent of the impairment loss, if any. Where it is not possible to estimate the recoverable amount of an individual asset, the Company estimates the recoverable amount of the cash-generating unit to which the asset belongs. An intangible asset is tested for impairment annually whenever there is an indication that asset may be impaired.

Recoverable amount is the higher of net selling price and value in use. In assessing value in use, the estimated future cash flows are discounted to their present value using a pre-tax discount rate that reflects current market assessments of the time value of money and the risks specific to the asset for which the estimates of future cash flows have not been adjusted.

If the recoverable amount of an asset (or cash-generating unit) is estimated to be less than its carrying amount, the carrying amount of the asset (or cash-generating unit) is reduced to its recoverable amount. Impairment losses are recognized as an expense immediately.

Where an impairment loss subsequently reverses, the carrying amount of the asset (or cash generating unit) is increased to the revised estimate of its recoverable amount, but only to the extent that the increased carrying amount does not exceed the carrying amount that would have been determined had no impairment loss been recognized for the asset (or cash generating unit) in prior years. A reversal of an impairment loss is recognized as income immediately.

g) DEPRECIATION

Except for freehold land, leasehold land and Capital work-in-progress and other assets as stated below depreciation is charged on Straight Line Method (SLM) as per rate and in the manner prescribed under Schedule XIV of the Companies Act, 1956.

Intangible assets are amortized over useful life of assets as per management perception as under:-

(i) ETP waste Rights - 5 Years

(ii) Software - 5 Years (iii) License - 5 Years

Leasehold land is amortized over the available balance lease period. Depreciation is not provided on freehold land and capital work-in-progress.

When assets are disposed or retired, their cost and accumulated depreciation are removed from the financial statements.

The gain or loss arising on the disposal or retirement of an asset is determined as the difference between sales proceeds and the carrying amount of the asset and is recognized in profit and loss account for the relevant financial year.

h) INVESTMENTS

Long term investments are stated at cost less amount written off, where there is a diminution in its value of long term nature. Current investments are stated at lower of cost and fair value. Gain or loss arising from sale or disposal of such investment is accounted at the time of actual sale or disposal.

i) INVENTORIES

Inventories are stated at the lower of cost and net realizable value.

Cost of Raw Material is determined on a monthly moving weighted average basis.

Stores and Consumables are valued at cost (net of CENVAT) or net realizable value whichever is lower.

Finished goods are valued at cost or net realizable value whichever is lower. Cost comprises direct materials and where applicable, direct labour costs, those overheads that have been incurred in bringing the inventories to their present location and condition and excise duty payable on finished goods.

For finished goods of Export Oriented Units (EOUs) where prima facie finished goods of EOUs are meant for export and no excise duty is leviable, therefore no excise duty is added in finished goods valuation. However in case of EOU also Excise duty is included in valuation of finished goods in proportion to DTA sales. Net realizable value represents the estimated selling price less all estimated costs of completion and costs to be incurred in marketing, selling and distribution.

Work in progress is valued at cost or net realizable value whichever is less. Cost comprises direct materials and appropriate portion of direct labour costs, manufacturing overheads and depreciation.

j) BORROWING COSTS

Borrowing Costs that are attributable to the acquisition or construction of qualifying assets are capitalised as part of the cost of such assets, wherever applicable, till the assets are ready for their intended use. A qualifying asset is one which necessarily takes substantial period to get ready for intended use. All other borrowing costs are charged to revenue account. Capitalisation of borrowing cost is suspended when active development is interrupted.

k) PRIOR YEAR EXPENSES AND INCOME

Transactions pertaining to period prior to Current Accounting Year are adjusted through prior year adjustments, if any.

l) EMPLOYEE BENEFITS

Contribution to Defined Contribution schemes such as Provident Fund, etc. are charged to the Profit and Loss account as incurred. The Company also provides for retirement / post-retirement benefits in the form of gratuity and leave encashment. Such benefits (Defined benefit plans) are provided for based on valuations, as at the balance sheet date, made by independent actuaries. Termination benefits are recognized as an expense as and when incurred.

m) EXCISE DUTY

Excise duty (including Education Cess) on Finished Goods are shown separately in Manufacturing and other expenses and included in the valuation of finished goods.

n) CENVAT

CENVAT Credit of raw materials and other consumables is accounted at the time of purchase and the same is being adjusted to the cost of raw materials and other consumables.

o) ACCOUNTING FOR TAXES ON INCOME

Current tax is determined as the amount of tax payable in respect of taxable income for the year.

Deferred tax is recognized, on timing difference, being the difference between taxable incomes and accounting income that originate in one period and are capable of reversal in one or more subsequent periods.

Where there is unabsorbed depreciation or carry forward losses, deferred tax assets are recognized if there is virtual certainty that sufficient future taxable income will be available against which such assets can be realized. Other deferred tax assets are recognized only to the extent there is reasonable certainty of realization in future. Such assets are reviewed at each Balance sheet date to reassess realization.

Deferred tax assets and liabilities are measured using the tax rates and tax laws that have been enacted or substantively enacted by the balance sheet date.

p) PROVISIONS AND CONTINGENT LIABILITIES

A provision is recognized when it is more likely than not that an obligation will result in an outflow of resources. Provisions are not discounted to their present value and are determined based on management's estimation of the obligation required to settle the obligation at the balance sheet date. These are reviewed at each balance sheet date and adjusted to reflect current management estimates.

Contingent Liabilities are disclosed for all possible obligations that are not remote and all present obligations of which outflow of economic resources is not estimable.

q) FINANCIAL DERIVATIVES HEDGING TRANSACTIONS

In respect of derivative contracts, premium paid, gains / losses on settlement and provision for losses for cash flow hedges are recognized in the profit and loss account, in view of Announcement made by ICAI in respect of AS 30 and AS 1.

r) LEASES

All lease are classified into operating and finance lease at the inception of the lease. Leases that transfer substantially all risks and rewards from lessor to lessees are classified as finance lease and others being classified as operating lease.

There are no finance lease transactions entered in to by the Company.

Rent Expense and Rent Income represent operating leases which are recognized as an expense in the statement of Profit and Loss Account on a Straight Line basis over the lease terms.


Mar 31, 2010

1. BASIS FOR PREPARATION OF ACCOUNTS

The Financial statements have been prepared to comply with all material aspects in respect with the notified Accounting Standards by Companies Accounting Standard Rules, 2006 and the relevant provision of the Companies Act, 1956.

Accounting policies have been consistently applied by the Company.

2. USE OF ESTIMATES

The preparation of financial statements are in conformity with the generally accepted accounting principles requires management to make estimates and assumptions that affect the reported amounts of assets and liabilities and disclosure of contingent liabilities at the date of the financial statements and the results of operations during the reporting period end. Although these estimates are based upon managements best knowledge of current events and actions, actual results could differ from these estimates.

3. SIGNIFICANT ACCOUNTING POLICIES AND PRACTICES

(A) REVENUE RECOGNITION

1) In appropriate circumstances, Revenue is recognised on accrual basis when no significant uncertainty as to determination or realization exists.

2) Sales

Domestic Sales are accounted exclusive of Excise, net of Central Sales Tax, VAT, sales return and rate difference, if any. Exports sales are accounted on the basis of dates of Bill of Lading. Sales do not include Inter Division transfer.

3) Accountingfor claims

Insurance claims are recognised on the basis of approval of claim by insurance company.

4) Export Benefits

Incomes in respect of Duty Drawback and Duty Entitlement Pass Book Scheme (DEPB) in respect of exports made during the year are accounted on accrual basis. Profit or losses on transfer of DEPB licenses are accounted in year of the sales. Dutyfree imports of material under Advance License matched with the export made against the said licenses.

5) Dividend income is recognised on the basis of dividend declared by the companies.

(B) FOREIGN CURRENCY TRANSACTIONS

(i) Transactions in foreign currencies are recorded in Indian Rupees using the rates of exchange prevailing on the dates of the transactions. At each balance sheet date, recorded monetary balances are reported in Indian Rupees at the rates of exchange prevailing at the balance sheet date. All realised and unrealised exchange adjustment gains and losses are dealt with in the profit and loss account.

(ii) In order to hedge exposure to foreign exchange risks arising from Export or Import, foreign currency bank borrowings and trade receivables, the Company enters into forward contracts. In case of forward exchange contracts, the cost of the contracts is amortised over the period of the contract. Any profit or loss arising on the cancellation or renewal of a forward exchange contract is recognised as income or expenses for the year.

(iii) Exchange difference is calculated as the difference between the foreign currency amount of the contract translated at the exchange rate at the reporting date, or the settlement date where the transaction is settled during the reporting period and the corresponding foreign currency amount translated at the later of the date of inception of the forward exchange contract and the last reporting date. Such exchange differences are recognized in the profit and loss account in the reporting period in which the exchange rates change.

(iv) Non monetary items which are carried in terms of historical cost denominated in a foreign currency are reported usingthe exchange rate at the date of the transaction.

(C) FIXED ASSETS

(i) Fixed assets are stated at cost of acquisition or construction less accumulated depreciation, including borrowing cost as specified in point (I) till such assets are ready for its intended use, less specific grants received and Cenvat Credit availed if any.

(ii) Fixed assets in the course of work-in-progress for production or administrative purposes are carried at cost less any impairment loss. Work in Progress includes expenditure pending for capitalization.

Cost includes land and building improvement costs, related acquisition expenses and construction costs incurred during the period of construction. Depreciation of these assets, on the same basis as the other property assets, commences when the assets are ready for their intended use.

(iii) The cost of self-constructed assets includes cost of materials plus any other directly attributable costs of bringing the assets to working condition for its intended use.

(iv) Assets identified as intangible assets at cost including incidental expenses thereto and are amortized over a predetermined period in line with AS-26 "Intangible assets"

(D) INTANGIBLE ASSETS

Intangible assets are recognized at acquisition cost when the asset is identifiable, non - monetary in nature, without physical substance and it is probable that such expenditure is to result in future economic benefits to the entity.

(E) IMPAIRMENT OF ASSETS

At each balance sheet date, the Company reviews the carrying amounts of its tangible and intangible assets to determine whether there is any indication that those assets have suffered an impairment loss. If any such indication exists, the recoverable amount of the asset is estimated in order to determine the extent of the impairment loss, if any. Where it is not possible to estimate the recoverable amount of an individual asset, the Company estimates the recoverable amount of the cash-generating unit to which the asset belongs. An intangible asset with an indefinite useful life is tested for impairment annually and whenever there is an indication that asset may be impaired.

Recoverable amount is the higher of net selling price and value in use. In assessing value in use, the estimated future cash flows are discounted to their present value using a pre-tax discount rate that reflects current market assessments of the time value of money and the risks specific to the asset for which the estimates of future cash flows have not been adjusted.

If the recoverable amount of an asset (or cash-generating unit) is estimated to be less than its carrying amount, the carrying amount of the asset (or cash-generating unit) is reduced to its recoverable amount. Impairment losses are recognized as an expense immediately.

Where an impairment loss subsequently reverses, the carrying amount of the asset (or cash generating unit) is increased to the revised estimate of its recoverable amount, but only to the extent that the increased carrying amount does not exceed the carrying amount that would have been determined had no impairment loss been recognized for the asset (or cash generating unit) in prioryears. A reversal of an impairment loss is recognized as income immediately.

(F) DEPRECIATION

Except for freehold land, leasehold land and Capital work-in-progress and other assets as stated below depreciation is charged on Straight Line Method (SLM) as per rate and in the manner prescribed under Schedule XIV of the Companies Act, 1956.

Intangible assets are amortized over useful life of assets as per management perception are as under:-

(i) ETP waste Rights - 5 Years

(ii) Software - 5 Years

(iii) License - 5 Years

Leasehold land is amortized overthe available balance lease period.

Depreciation is not provided on freehold land and capital work-in-progress.

When assets are disposed or retired, their cost and accumulated depreciation are removed from the financial statements.

The gain or loss arising on the disposal or retirement of an asset is determined as the difference between sales proceeds and the carrying amount of the asset and is recognized in profit and loss account for the relevant financial year.

(G) INVESTMENTS

Long term investments are stated at cost less amount written off, where there is a diminution in its value of long term nature. Current investments are stated at lower of cost and fair value. Gain or loss arising from sale or disposal of such investment is accounted at the time of actual saleordisposal.

(H) INVENTORIES

Inventories are stated at the lower of cost and net realizable value.

Cost of Raw Material is determined on moving weighted average basis.

Stores and Consumables are valued at cost (net of CENVAT) or net realizable value whicheveris lower.

Finished goods are valued at cost or net realizable value whichever is lower. Cost comprises direct materials and where applicable, direct labour costs, those overheads that have been incurred in bringing the inventories to their present location and condition and excise duty payable on finished goods.

For finished goods of Export Oriented Units (EOUs) where prima facie finished goods of EOUs are meant for export and no excise duty is leviable, therefore no excise duty is added in finished goods valuation. However in case of EOU also Excise duty is included in valuation of finished goods in proportion to DTA sales. Net realizable value represents the estimated selling price less all estimated costs of completion and costs to be incurred in marketing, sellingand distribution.

Work in progress is valued at cost or net realizable value whichever is less. Cost comprises direct materials and appropriate portion of direct labour costs, manufacturing overheads and depreciation.

(I) BORROWING COSTS

Borrowing Costs that are attributable to the acquisition or construction of qualifying assets are capitalised as part of the cost of such assets, wherever applicable, till the assets are ready for their intended use. A qualifying asset is one which is that necessarily takes substantial period to get ready for intended use. All other borrowing costs are charged to revenue account. Capitalisation of borrowing cost is suspended when active development is interrupted.

(J) PRIOR YEAR EXPENSES AND INCOME

Transactions pertaining to period prior to Current Accounting Year are adjusted through prior year adjustments, if any.

(K) EMPLOYEE BENEFITS

Contribution to Defined Contribution schemes such as Provident Fund, etc. are charged to the Profit and Loss account as incurred. The Company also provides for retirement / post-retirement benefits in the form of gratuity and leave encashment. Such benefits (Defined benefit plans) are provided for based on valuations, as at the balance sheet date, made by independent actuaries. Termination benefits are recognized as an expense as and when incurred.

(L) EXCISE DUTY

Excise duty (including Education cess) on Finished Goods are shown separately in Manufacturing and other expenses and included in the valuation of finished goods.

(M) CENVAT

CENVAT Credit of raw materials and other consumables is accounted at the time of purchase and the same is being adjusted to the cost of raw materials and other consumables.

(N) ACCOUNTING FORTAXES ON INCOME

Current tax is determined as the amount of tax payable in respect of taxable incomeforthe year.

Deferred tax is recognized, on timing difference, being the difference between taxable incomes and accounting income that originate in one period and are capable of reversal in one or more subsequent periods.

Where there is unabsorbed depreciation or carry forward losses, deferred tax assets are recognized if there is virtual certainty that sufficient future taxable income will be available against which such assets can be realized. Other deferred tax assets are recognized only to the extent there is reasonable certainty of realization in future. Such assets are reviewed at each Balance sheet date to reassess realization.

Deferred tax assets and liabilities are measured using the tax rates and tax laws that have been enacted or substantively enacted by the balance sheet date.

(O) PROVISIONS AND CONTINGENT LIABILITIES

A provision is recognized when it is more likely than not that an obligation will result in an outflow of resources.

Provisions are not discounted to their present value and are determined based on managements estimation of the obligation required to settle the obligation at the balance sheet date. These are reviewed at each balance sheet date and adjusted to reflect current management estimates.

Contingent Liabilities are disclosed for all possible obligations that are not remote and all present obligations of which outflow of economic resources is not estimable.

(P) FINANCIAL DERIVATIVES HEDGING TRANSACTIONS

In respect of derivative contracts, premium paid,gains/lossesonsettlementand provision for losses for cash flow hedgesare recognized in the profitand loss account, in view of Announcement made by ICAI in respect of AS 30and AS 1.

(Q) LEASES

All lease are classified into operating and finance lease at the inception of the lease. Leases that transfer substantially all risks and rewards from lessor to lessees are classified as finance lease and others being classified as operating lease.

There are no finance lease transactions entered in to by the Company.

Rent Expense and Rent Income represent operating leases which are recognized as an expense in the statement of Profit and Loss Account on a Straight Line basis overthe lease terms

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