Vardhman Concrete Ltd Management Discussions.

The key issues of the Management Discussion and Analysis are given below.

Industry Structure and Developments

With various initiatives by the Government of India, the Management is expecting a boost in the overall development of Industry.

Opportunities and Threats

Continuing increase in demand of low housing and slum rehabilitation projects are opportunity of growth to the Company. The major barrier to the growth of the Company is the cost of procurement of input materials and labour.

Risk and Concerns

As per the Management of the Company, the major risk and concerns that might affect the overall Growth and Development of the Company is the inflation and interest rates.

Segment wise performance

The Company is operating in only one segment.

Business Outlook

The Management of the Company is optimistic towards the growth and future of the Company.

Risk Mitigation

Although the Company has been following the principle of risk minimization as is the norm in every industry, it has now become a compulsion. Therefore, in accordance of SEBI (Listing Obligations and Disclosure Requirements) Regulations, 2015, the Board members were informed about risk assessment and minimization procedures after which the Board formally adopted steps for framing, implementing and monitoring the risk management plan for the Company through Audit Committee. The main objective of this policy is to ensure sustainable business growth with stability and to promote a pro-active approach in reporting, evaluating and resolving risks associated with the business. In order to achieve the key objective, the policy establishes a structured and disciplined approach to Risk Management, in order to guide decisions on risk related issues.

Management Perception and Initiatives

The Year 2019 will be both challenging and opportunistic and the ones likely to succeed are those who embrace the changing market dynamics. Apart from elections, credit growth and improvements in infrastructure will set the tone for economic growth in the future. The Management of the Company is optimistic towards the growth and future of the Company by trying to pursue the business of building, bridges and manufacturing of precast concrete girders, slabs, beams and Bed Blocks.

Internal control systems and their adequacy

Considering the size of the Company, the Management of Company is of the opinion that the internal control systems are adequate. However the Management of the Company is always striving to improve and develop the Internal Control Systems.

Discussion on financial performance with respect to operational performance

During the year under review the Company earned revenue from its operations and the management is of the opinion that the Company will be able to sustain and be able to increase the same in future years.

Material developments in Human Resources / Industrial Relations front, including number of people employed

The Company has in place a policy for Human Resource Management and the Board of Directors is assigned with the responsibility to maintain Industrial relationship.

The Company currently single employee/KMP.

Significant Changes in Key financial ratios and the explanation thefore (25% or More)

During the year, the Company has recorded a turnover of Rs. 40,72,103/- as compared to Rs. 2,03,76,148/- in the previous year. The Company has incurred net loss of Rs. 2,91,059/- as compared to Rs. 44,69,939/- of the previousyear after providing depreciation, tax, etc. for the year ended 31stMarch, 2018.

The Company is expected tocontinue to deliver strong growth in the future.

KEY FINANCIAL RATIOS FOR FINANCIAL YEAR 2018-19 COMPARED WITH FINANCIAL YEAR 2017-18

Sr No Particulars F.Y. 2018-19 F.Y 2017-18 Changes
1. Debtors Turnover (times) 0.10 0.42 -0.32
2. Inventory Turnover (times) 0 0 0
3. Interest Coverage Ratio (times) 1.17 -0.82 1.99
4. Current Ratio (% terms) 24.85 25.22 -0.37
5. Debt Equity Ratio (times) -2.10 -2.11 0.01
6. Operating Profit Margin (% terms) -24.66 -24.23 -0.43
7. Net Profit Margin (% terms) -4.86 -20.34 15.48
8. Return on Net Worth(% terms) -0.28 -5.85 5.57

 

By Order of the Board
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Vishal Vardhan Ramesh Vardhan
Date : 14th August, 2019 Managing Director Director
Place: Mumbai DIN: 03043125 DIN: 00207488