Today's Top Gainer
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Industry Structure, Developments, Opportunities and Outlook:
With the Government undertaking structural reforms and measures to improve productivity, increased thrust on development of physical infrastructure coupled with lower interest rates and
its "Make in India" initiative by creating a conducive business environment, it is expected that this will spur activity in the trading sector.
The Company will continue to keep its focus in the trading of general commodities.
Segment-wise or product-wise performance:
The Company is involved only in trading of general commodities and does not have segments. Challenges, Risks and Concerns:
Some of the challenges that hinder progress of the general commodities sector are easy access to finance, availability of materials and delays in project completion leading to cost and time overruns. However, the Government has undertaken some key reforms that include stronger co-operation between the private and public sectors, enforcing of a unified legal framework, creation of better dispute resolution mechanisms and removing bottlenecks. As a part of the overall risk management strategy, the Company consistently insures its assets and generally follows a conservative financial profile by following prudent business practices.
The Company has robust internal control systems and procedures commensurate with its nature of business which meets the following objectives:
providing assurance regarding the effectiveness and efficiency of operations;
efficient use and safeguarding of resources;
compliance with policies, procedures and applicable laws and regulations; and
transactions being accurately recorded and promptly reported.
The Company continues to have periodical audits conducted of all its functions and activities to ensure that systems and procedures are followed across all areas.
The Audit Committee of Directors of the Company regularly reviews the adequacy of internal control systems through such audits. The Internal Auditor reports directly to the Audit Committee.
Internal Financial Controls:
The Company has in place adequate internal financial controls with reference to financial statements. During the year, such controls were tested and no reportable material weakness in the design or operation were observed.
The Company has in place a Risk Management Policy which provides for a risk management framework to identify and assess risks such as operational, financial, regulatory and other risks. There is an adequate risk management infrastructure in place capable of addressing these risks.
Financial Performance and Operational Performance
Other Income of the Company has decreased in comparison to the previous year. Due to increase in employee benefit and other expenses, the net profit of the Company has decreased in comparison to previous year.
During the year, the Board of Directors explored various avenues to increase its general trading activities and its operations.
Material developments in Human Resources / Industrial Relations front, including number of people employed:
The Company does not have any employees on the pay roll of the Company.
Disclosure of Accounting Treatment:
In the preparation of financial statements, no treatment different from that prescribed in an Accounting Standard has been followed.