Assignment on Ratio Analysis of Financial Statement on Square Ltd.
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Objectives of the assignment:

Main object of this assignment is to know about the ‘Ratio Analysis Financial Statement of Square Cephalosporins Ltd’.

Continuous Improvement of customer satisfactions and resource management.

Methodology:

All information of this assignment paper is collected from two sources.

These are given on the below.

First one is Primary Data (directly collected from Annual Report Of Square Cephalosporins Ltd’).

And another is Secondary Data (from the Internet).

Limitations:

This report is not out of some limitations. Throughout the report we have faced a lot of problems. Some of this are-

  • Limitations regarding appropriate locations
  • Lack of information on recent wind speed.
  • No definite government rules regarding about company Act etc.

ABOUT SQUARE
SQUARE today symbolizes a name – a state of mind. But its journey to the growth and prosperity has been no bed of roses. From the inception in 1958, it has today burgeoned into one of the top line conglomerates in Bangladesh. Square Pharmaceuticals Ltd., the flagship company, is holding the strong leadership position in the pharmaceutical industry of Bangladesh since 1985 and is now on its way to becoming a high performance global player.
SQUARE Pharmaceuticals Limited is the largest pharmaceutical company in Bangladesh and it has been continuously in the 1st position among all national and multinational companies since 1985. It was established in 1958 and converted into a public limited company in 1991. The sales turnover of SPL was more than Taka 7.5 Billion (US$ 107.91 million) with about 16.92% market share (April 2006– March 2007) having a growth rate of about 23.17%.

LOOKING BEYOND THE HORIZON
SQUARE Pharmaceuticals Limited has extended her range of services towards the highway of global market. She pioneered exports of medicines from Bangladesh in 1987 and has been exporting antibiotics and other pharmaceutical products. This extension in business and services has manifested the credibility of Square Pharmaceuticals Limited.
WE STRIVE FOR
•    We in SQUARE strive, above all, for top quality health care products at the least cost reaching the lowest rungs of the economic class of people in the country. We value our social obligations.
•    We owe to our shareholders and strive for protection of their capital as well as ensure highest return and growth of their assets.
•    We strive for best compensation to all the employees who constitute the back-bone of the management and operational strength of the Company through a pay-package composing salary/wages, allowances, bonus, profit participation, leave salary and superannuation & retirement benefits.
•    We strive for best co-operation of the creditors & debtors the banks & financial institutions who provide financial support when we need them, the suppliers of raw materials & suppliers who offer them at the best prices, the providers of utilities-power, gas & water etc. and the customers who buy our products & services by redeeming their claim in time by making prompt payment and by distributing proper product on due dates.
•    We strive for fulfillment of our responsibility to the Government through payment of entire range of due taxes, duties, and claim to various public agencies.
•    We strive, as responsibilities citizen, for a social order devoid of malpractices, anti-environmental behaviors, unethical and corruptive dealings.
•    We strive for practicing good governance in every sphere of activities covering inter alia not being limited to, disclosure & reporting to shareholders holding AGM in time, distribution of dividends and other benefits to shareholders, reporting/dissemination of price sensitive information, acquisition of share by insiders, recruitment & promotion of staff, procurement & supplies, sale of assets etc. all that directly and indirectly affect the interest of concerned groups – the shareholders, the creditors, suppliers, employees, government and the public in general.

VISION, MISSION, OBJECTIVE & CORPORATE FOCUS

VISION
We view business as a means to the material and social wellbeing of the investors, employees and the society at large, leading to accretion of wealth through financial and moral gains as a part of the process of the human civilization.
MISSION
Our Mission is to produce and provide quality & innovative healthcare relief for people, maintain stringently ethical standard in business operation also ensuring benefit to the shareholders, stakeholders and the society at large
OBJECTIVE
Our objectives are to conduct transparent business operation based on market mechanism within the legal & social frame work with aims to attain the mission reflected by our vision

CORPORATE FOCUS
Our VISION, Our MISSION and Our OBJECTIVE are to emphasise on the equity of product, process and service leading to growth of the company imbibed with good governance practice.
SQUARE is committed to ensure better life through quality medicine

SQUARE’s Quality Policy

Ensure strict compliance with WHO cGMP standards and local regulatory norms in every phase of sourcing & procuring quality materials, manufacturing, quality assurance and delivery of medicines.

Ensure all activities through documented Quality Management System (QMS) complying International Standard requirements of ISO 9001 through continuously developing Human Resources by regular training and participation.

SQUARE is committed to undertake appropriate review, evaluation and performance measurement of processes, business activities and Quality Management System for continual improvement to ensure highest standard, customer satisfaction, developing human resources and company’s growth.

CHRONOLOGY SINCE INCEPTION & MILESTONES

1958: Debut of Square Pharma as a Partnership Firm.

1964: Converted into a Private Limited Company.

1974: Technical Collaboration with Janssen Pharmaceutica, Belgium, a subsidiary of                          Johnson and Johnson  International, USA.

1982: Licensing Agreement signed with F. Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd., Switzerland.

1985: Achieved first position in the Pharmaceutical Market of Bangladesh among all        national and multinational companies.

1987: Pioneer in pharmaceutical export from Bangladesh.

1991: Converted in to a Public Limited Company

1994: Initial Public Offering of Square Pharmaceutical Shares.

1995: Chemical Division of Square Pharmaceuticals Ltd. starts production of         pharmaceutical bulk products (API).

1997: Won the National Export trophy for exporting pharmaceuticals.

1998: Agro-chemicals & Veterinary Products Division of Square Pharma starts its           operation.

2001: US FDA/UK MCA standard new Pharmaceutical factory goes into operation built   under the supervision of Bovis Lend Lease, UK.

2004: Signing of agreement with ROVIPHARM, Vietnam to manufacture and market.   Square products under license in Vietnam.

Secured the top position for the best published accounts and report for 2003 in  the manufacturing category for transparency and excellence in corporate     reporting.

2005: New State-of- the-Art Square Cephlosporins Ltd. goes into operation; built under                the supervision of TELSTAR S.A. of Spain as per US FDA/ UK MHRA requirements.

CORPORATE INFORMATION

 

Our vision, our mission and our objective are to emphasize on the quality of products, process and services leading to growth of the company imbibed with good governance.

Corporate Governance:-

Top Management: Board of Directors

As per provisions of the Article of Association, Board of Directors holds periodic meetings to resolve issue of policies and strategies, recording minutes/decisions for implementation by the Executive Management.

Executive Management:
The Executive Management is headed by the Managing Director, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) who has been delegated necessary and adequate authority by the Board of Directors. The Executive Management operates through further delegations of authority at every echelon of the line management. The Executive Management is responsible for preparation of segment plans/sub-segment plans for every profit centers with budgetary targets for every items of goods & services and are held accountable for deficiencies with appreciation for exceptional performance. These operations are carried out by the Executive Management through series of committees, sub-committees, ad-hock committees, standing committees assisting the line management.

The Various Concern of SQUARE

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General Information

CORPORATE HISTORY:

Year of Establishment (Initially as a Partnership):1958
Incorporated as a Private Limited Company:1964
Technical Collaboration Agreement with Janssen Pharmaceuticals of Belgium
(A subsidiary of Johnson & Johnson International Ltd.)
:1975
Technical Collaboration Agreement with F.Hoffman-La Roche & Co. Ltd.:1984
Converted into Public Limited Company:1991
Initially Public Offering (IPO):1994
Stock Exchange Listing (Dhaka & Chittagong):1995
Agreement with M/s. Bovis Tanvec Ltd. of UK for implementation of Dhaka Plant:1996
Awarded ISO-9001 Cerificate:1998
Awarded UK-MHRA Certificate:2007
Business Lines:Manufacturing and Marketing of Pharmaceutical Finished Products, Basic Chemicals, AgroVet Products and Pesticide Products
Authorized Capital:US$ 73.5 Million
(Tk. 5,000 Million)
Paid-up Capital:(Tk. 1207.22 Million)
Number of Employees:3,564
Subsidiary Company:Square Cephalosporins Ltd.
Square Biotechs Ltd.
Square Multifabrics Ltd.
Associate Company:Square Textiles Ltd.
Squar Knit Fabrics Ltd.
Square Fashions Ltd.
Square Hospitals Ltd.

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Our Facilities

SQUARE Pharmaceuticals Ltd: Square Pharmaceuticals Limited is an organization with equal emphasis on Leadership, Technology, Quality and Passion. Square Pharmaceuticals Ltd. is the leading branded generic pharmaceutical manufacturer in Bangladesh producing quality essential and other ethical drugs and medicines. It was established in 1958 and has been continuously in the 1st position among all national and multinational companies since 1985. And now SQUAREPharmaceuticals is set on becoming a high performance global player in the field.

The Leader of Bangladesh Pharma Market Since 1985

SQUARE today symbolizes a name – a state of mind. But its journey to the growth and prosperity has been no bed of roses. From the inception in 1958, it has today burgeoned into one of the top line conglomerates in Bangladesh. Square Pharmaceuticals Ltd., the flagship company, is holding the strong leadership position in the pharmaceutical industry of Bangladesh since 1985 and is now on its way to becoming a high performance global player.

CORPORATE OPERATIONAL RESULT

Figure in thousand : BDT

 

2007-08

2006-07

2005-06

2004-05

2003-04

Turnover (Gross)

9,565,716

8,711,035

7,085,553

6,199,135

5,482,088

Value Added Tax

1,307,872

1,210,223

995,648

867,088

760,536

Turnover (Net)

8,257,844

7,500,811

6,089,905

5,332,047

4,721,552

Gross Profit

3,401,782

3,232,364

2,564,503

2,172,593

1,906,592

Net Profit before Tax

1,868,634

1,722,906

1,533,043

1,513,019

1,151,636

Net Profit after Tax

1,381,863

1,303,243

1,165,865

1,255,848

970,044

Shareholders Equity

8,417,041

7,333,258

6,402,015

5,568,790

4,590,142

Total Assets

12,703,127

10,486,940

9,298,987

7,907,933

6,021,497

Total Bank Borrowings

3,569,280

2,536,524

2,334,925

1,902,331

988,611

Total Current Assets

4,411,836

3,682,511

4,031,685

3,242,502

2,016,056

Total Current Liabilities

3,500,845

2,555,566

2,260,755

1,949,949

1,250,676

Current Ratio

1.26

1.44

1.78

1.66

1.62

Figure in thousand : US$

 

2007-08

2006-07

2005-06

2004-05

2003-04

Turnover (Gross)

140672.29

128103.45

100790

93997.49

93137.75

Value Added Tax

19232.41

17797.39

14162.85

13147.65

12921.10

Turnover (Net)

121438.88

11006.000

86627.38

80849.84

80216.65

Gross Profit

50026.20

47534.76

36479.41

32943.03

32391.98

Net Profit before Tax

27479.91

25336.85

21807.15

22941.91

19565.68

Net Profit after Tax

20321.51

19165.33

16584.13

19042.42

16480.53

Shareholders Equity

123780.01

107842.03

91067.06

84439.57

77984.06

Total Assets

16810.69

154219.70

132275.77

119908.00

102302.02

Total Bank Borrowings

52489.41

37301.82

33213.72

28845.04

16795.97

Total Current Assets

64879.94

54154.57

57349.72

49166.06

34251.71

Total Current Liabilities

51483.01

37581.85

32158.67

29567.08

21248.31

Current Ratio

1.26

1.44

1.78

1.66

1.62

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No. of Share Outstanding

8,942,400

5,961,600

4,968,000

4,320,000

3600,000

Dividend per Share(Cash)

40

50

75

77

70

Dividend per Share(Stock)

35%

50%

20%

15%

20%

Shareholders’ Equity per Share

941

1,230

1,289

1,289

1,063

EPS at original capital at IPO

690.93

651.62

582.93

627.92

485.02

Earning per Share (SPL)

154.53

218.61

234.67

290.91

224.55

Earning per Share (Consolidated)

170.28

244.60

272.65

303.55

233.29

Quoted Price per Share – DSE

4,110

2,447

2,276

3,768

2,272

Quoted Price per Share – CSE

4,107

2,462

2,289

3,766

2,316

Price Earning Ratio – DSE (Time)

26.60

11.19

9.70

12.95

10.12

Number of Shareholders

31,688

13,009

13,206

10,486

9,270

Human Resources :

2007-08

2006-07

2005-06

2004-05

2003-04

Executive

1,525

1,242

1,143

949

895

Staff

1,110

913

796

740

686

Workers

929

846

764

705

661

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Square textile

SQUARE first ventured into the textile sector with the establishment of the first unit of the SQUARE Textiles Ltd. in 1997. A year later the establishment of the second unit followed. Today it has one of the most sophisticated vertically integrated set-ups in the country.
Some of SQUARE Group’s ventures in the textile arena are: SQUARE Textiles Ltd., SQUARE Spinning Ltd., SQUARE Knit Fabrics Ltd., SQUARE Fashions Ltd. SQUARE Yarns Limited and RASTAS Apparels Ltd.

Square textile office

SQUARETextiles Ltd.Year of Establishment
Unit 1 : 1997; Unit 2 : 1998Products
100% Cotton Ring Spun Yarn for HosieryTarget Market
Export Oriented Readymade
Garments IndustryInvestment
Unit 1 : US$ 20.00 million,
Unit 2 : US$ 13.50 million

Financial Status (2006)
Annual Turnover : US$ 38.00 million

SQUARESpinnings Ltd.
Year of Establishment
2000

Products
100% Cotton OE Rotor
Yarn for Hosiery

Target Market
Export Oriented Readymade
Garments Industry

Investment
US$ 12.00 million

Financial Status (2006)
Annual Turnover: US$ 18.18 million

SQUARE Knit Fabrics Ltd.
Year of Establishment
2001Commencement of Production
June 2002Products
Knit Fabric ProductionTarget Market
Export Oriented Readymade GarmentsInvestment
US$ 20.00 million

Financial Status (2006)
Annual Turnover: US$ 26.00 million

SQUARE Fashion Ltd.
Year of Establishment
2001

Commencement of Production

June 2002

Products

Readymade Knit Apparel

Target Market

Europe and USA

Investment

US$ 15.00 million

Financial Status (2006)
Annual Turnover: US$ 41.00 million

Square Toiletries

SQUARE Toiletries Ltd. started its journey in 1988 with a single product as a separate division of SQUARE Pharmaceuticals. In 1994, SQUARE Toiletries Ltd. becomes a Private Limited Company. At present, STL is the country’s leading manufacturer of international quality cosmetics and toiletries with over 50 products.

Currently, STL is Carrying out its production in its two automated plants at Rupsi and Pabna. Depending on the nature of products, formulation and packaging, STL has product specific machinery. STL uses raw materials from the world renowned suppliers like Dragoco, Firmeuich etc. STL always performs international standard production process which follows the Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP).

Square Toiletries model

SQUARE Consumer

In 2001, SQUARE Consumer Products Ltd started its operation as an individual company. Within a very short span of time SCPL has drawn the attention of the consumers by providing quality products and preferred services.

SQUARE Consumer Products

Year of Establishment
2001Commencement of Production
June 2001
Manufacturing Business
Powdered spices (Chili, Turmeric, Cumin, Coriander & mixed spices) and ethnic snacks.Target Market
Bangladesh and currently being exported to countries like USA, UK, UAE, Italy, Germany, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait & South Korea.Investment
US$ 15.00 million
Financial Status(2006)Annual Turnover : US$ 19.56 millionAnnual Growth : 29.00%

SQUARE InformatiX

The vacuum in the quality data connectivity within distributed offices for online systems inspired SQUARE to diversify into the information and communication technology (ICT) sector. SQUARE InformatiX Ltd. pioneered and commissioned the first of its kind VSAT Control Center with capacity to control 16,000 VSATs at Gazipur to provide the most secured, reliable and cost effective data communication within and outside the country.

SQUARE InformatiX Ltd

Apart from the communication solution, SQUARE InformatiX Ltd. also have long experiences in providing complex network solution, deployment of integrated Enterprise Resource Planning system and provider of Corporate Internet Services.

Microserve Ltd.
Microserve Ltd., a subsidiary of SQUARE InformatiX Ltd., was chosen by Microsoft Corporation as the sole Market Development Partner for Bangladesh for all Microsoft products.

SQUARE agro

AgriBiotech Project :

SQUARE has setup a plant tissue culture laboratory to develop agricultural/agro processing sector in the country and is committed to bring improved quality planting materials and year round production through AgriBiotech. The major activities of AgriBiotech is to provide disease free, stress free, high yielding seed & seedlings such as potato, banana, ginger, turmeric and some flowers including varieties of orchids to the farmer & nurserymen to solve quality seed problems in this agro based country.

Well equipped around 4000 square feet tissue culture laboratory is situated at Uttara, a convenient location, having careful designing and planning, facilitated to produce 10,00000 seedlings per year. The other activities of this project will be of research and development in the field of Biotechnology to protect some of endangered medicinal plant and to bring some new as cane, rattan, bamboo which is almost extinct in the country.

SQUARE Hospitals

SQUARE Hospitals Ltd., a concern of Square Group, is a 300 bed tertiary care hospital. The hospital is an
affiliate partner of Methodist Healthcare, Memphis, Tennessee, USA; Christian Medical College-Vellore, India; and Care IVF (In-vitro fertility centre) Centre, Singapore.

Square Hospitals’ vision is to become the location of choice for Bangladeshis and people of South and South East Asia for quality healthcare, as well as an integrated centre for clinical services, medical and nursing education and research.

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SQUARE HERBAL

SQUARE is the leading Pharmaceuticals of the country. SQUARE is dedicated to advance technology and the pioneer in introducing innovative ideas.
SQUARE HERBAL & NUTRACEUTICALS LTD. – an endeavor of SQUARE Group that has been evolved to ensure the availability of modern Herbal Medicines to the people of this country. To ensure modern Herbal Medicines, the company is –
dealing with the products of natural sources that have scientific data to prove their clinical indications and efficacy.
operating a GMP compliant manufacturing plant and quality assurance that are in line with the practices of developed world.
sourcing raw materials from the renowned suppliers only.
ensuring the products having quality assurance commensurate to SQUARE’s quality policy.
involving highly qualified, skilled and well trained personnel in manufacturing, marketing, sales and distribution.

SQUARE HERBAL & NUTRACEUTICALS LTD. is devoted to Rational Phytotherapy based on four basic rules of phytomedicines suggested by the German Commission E –

1.Phytomedicine therapy based on dose-effectiveness
2.Efficacy demonstrated from clinical studies
3.Phytomedicines that are standardized extracts.
4.A high level of pharmaceutical quality for successful phytotherapy

SQUARE HERBAL & NUTRACEUTICALS LTD.

Introducing Western Herbal Medicine
Hepatoprotective- Silymarin
Cognitive disorders – Ginko biloba
Antidepressant- St. Johns wort
Vitalizer- Ginseng
Modernization of Ayurvedic Medicine
Cough syrup
Iron supplement
Vitalizer
Digestives etc.

SQUARE is committed to ensure better health through quality medicines

Square Cephalosporins

Cephalosporins Unit

 

Square Cephalosporins Ltd

Square Cephalosporins Ltd.

Dedicated and state-of-the-art Cephalosporins Manufacturing Facility is built as per the requirement of International GMP standard like EMEA, UK MHRA and US FDA. This world class facility manufactures Cephalosporin antibiotics in Tablets, Capsules, Dry Syrup and Injectable preparations.

Company Profile

Company Profile of the Square Cephalosporins Ltd.

Name :

Square Cephalosporins Ltd

Address:

SQUARE Centre

48, Mohakhali C/A

Dhaka 1212, Bangladesh

Phone: +88-02-8859007, +88-02-8833047 up to 56

+88-02-8834941, +88-02-8828768, +88-02-8828609

Type of business:

The company is involved with production and distribution of 100% Drugs & Medicine.

Area of operation:

The company will operate its activities in Bangladesh and Aboard. It can extend its project anywhere suitable in the country.

Capital:

At the starting point the firm will              have a capital of Tk.954520884. In case of necessity additional capital can be collected from the partners.

Distribution of Profit:

According to the ratio of capital the profit will be distributed or loss will be covered equally among all Share Holders.

 

Management & Operation:

Every Share Holders will take part in the operation of the business. The first Share Holder Samson H. Chowdhury will work as Chairman.

Preparation of Financial Statement                         

That proper Book of Accounts of the business shall be maintained and kept at the office and the Share Holders shall have free access to the Books of Accounts.

That an Annual balance sheet for profit and loss shall be   prepared which shall be shared by the parties proportionately.

Accounting Period

The company will maintain its accounts in a fiscal year consisting of July 1st to Jun 30th.

Banks

Account of the firm shall be opened in the name of the firm with any schedule bank or banks of Bangladesh. In banking transaction the signature of Managing Director/Accountant is mandatory.         

Admission of  Partnership           

For the overall welfare of the firm new partners can be admitted in the firm but no new partners can be added without the full written consent of the partners.

Retirement & Death of Partners              

Any Share Holder can take retirement from the company by providing a three months prior notice. In case of death of any Share Holders his nominee or successor can become a Share Holders on the consent of other Share Holders.

Repayment Of capital   

In the event of the death or retirement of a Share Holders, the remaining partner will pay the state or retiring Share Holders the full amount of the original investment. The payment will be made within 1year of the death or retirement of the Share Holders.

Grievance Procedure    

If grievances between partners cannot be resolved, an arbitrator will be hired that is acceptable to Share Holders. The decision reached after arbitration is binding.

 

Termination

In case of necessity or according to the occurring situation if the termination of the company has to done, the termination procedure will be followed by the Company Act 1994 prevailing in Bangladesh.

Change of  Condition

With the consent of Company’s rules & terms of the article can be amended.

 

 Square ltd

 

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