CMAI Capsule for October 2018

55TH ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING OF THE ASSOCIATION

The 55th Annual General Meeting of the Association was held on Tuesday, 25th September, 2018 at the Regd. Office at 902, Mahalaxmi Chambers, 22, Bhulabhai Desai Road, Mumbai 400026.

Mr Rahul Mehta, President presided over the Meeting. The General Body unanimously Confirmed the Minutes of the Meeting of the 54th Annual General Meeting held on 26th September, 2017. The General Body also adopted the Annual Report of the Association along with the Audited Statement of Accounts, Balance Sheet and Auditor’s Report for the Year ended 31st March, 2018.

Members Unanimously accepted the Recommendation of the Managing Committee to Appoint M/s M G Ved & Co, as Statutory Auditors of the Association for the Year 2018-2019.

The Results of the Election to the Managing Committee and Regional Committees for the Years 2018-19 & 2019-20 were also announced at the said Meeting.

The Newly Elected Members to the Managing Committee & Regional Committees for the Years 2018-19 & 2019-20 in alphabetical order of the surname are as under:

MANAGING COMMITTEE OF THE ASSOCIATION

  1. Ayar Babubhai/Mr of M/s Challenge Enterprises, Mumbai
  2. Biyani Rakesh/Mr of M/s Future Group, Mumbai
  3. Chokshi Anand/Mr of M/s Nebula Clothing Co, Mumbai
  4. Gadia Ankur/Mr of M/s Vinita Synthetic Ind. Pvt. Ltd, Mumbai
  5. Gupta Kapil/Mr of M/s Topller Fashion (India) Pvt. Ltd, Mumbai
  6. Haria Zaverchand/Mr of M/s Zeal Apparel, Mumbai
  7. Jain Mukesh/Mr of M/s Vision Mode Pvt. Ltd Clothing, Mumbai
  8. Kanwarjani Ishwar/Mr of M/s Dfrint Clothing Pvt. Ltd, Mumbai
  9. Kataria Santosh /Mr of M/s Peppermint Clothing Pvt. Ltd, Pune
  10. Masand Rajesh/Mr of M/s Gambit Clothing (India) Pvt. Ltd, Mumbai
  11. Mehta Dhiraj K/Mr of Libra Products, Mumbai
  12. Mehta Rahul/Mr of M/s Creative Casual India Pvt. Ltd, Mumbai
  13. Munjal Rohit/Mr of M/s R.S. Creations, Mumbai
  14. Nandu Dinesh/Mr of M/s Aari, Mumbai
  15. Sainani Naveen/Mr of M/s Fritz Gaitri Clothing Co Pvt. Ltd, Mumbai
  16. Shah Ashok/Mr of M/s Jeaneration Clothing Pvt. Ltd, Mumbai
  17. Shah Jayesh / Mr of M/s M.Square Clothing (India) Pvt. Ltd, Mumbai
  18. Shah Kirti L/Mr of M/s Pragati Fashions Pvt. Ltd, Mumbai
  19. Shah Prashant/Mr of M/s Krusha Art Design Studio, Mumbai
  20. Vora Paresh/Mr of M/s Unity Traders, Mumbai

 

WESTERN REGIONAL COMMITTEE OF THE ASSOCIATION

  1. Agarwal Rajiv/Mr of M/s Little Ones, Pune
  2. Hatte Sanjay V/Mr of M/s S.H. Apparel, Pune
  3. Joshi Minal/Mrs of A.V. Clothing Co, Pune
  4. Menghji Sandesh/Mr of M/s Pearl Craze, Pune
  5. Modgi Kiran/Mr of Modgie Creative Tex Print Pvt. Ltd, Pune
  6. Mundada Dwaraka/Mr of M/s Pankay Garments, Pune
  7. Tejwaney Sumit/Mr of M/s Tejwaney Brothers, Pune

 

  SOUTHERN REGIONAL COMMITTEE OF THE ASSOCIATION 

  1. Bhaiya Manoj/Mr of M/s Stori Fashions Pvt. Ltd, Bengaluru
  2. Hinduja Jagdish/Mr of M/s Gokaldas Images Ltd, Bengaluru
  3. Humayun Naseer/Mr of M/s Indian Designs, Bengaluru
  4. Panduranga K K/Mr of M/s Jorange, Bengaluru
  5. Prasad Deva/Mr of M/s Proline India Ltd, Bengaluru
  6. Subramanian A.S/Mr of M/s Gartex Insta Apparels, Bengaluru
  7. Suresh J/Mr of Arvind Lifestyle Brands Ltd, Bengaluru

 

ELECTION OF PRESIDENT & OFFICE BEARERS OF THE ASSOCIATION FOR THE YEARS 2018-19 & 2019-20

At the First Meeting of the Managing Committee held on 25th September, 2018, immediately after the conclusion of the General Body Meeting, Members unanimously Elected Mr Rahul Mehta, as President of the Association for the Years 2018-19 & 2019-20.

The Newly Elected President also Nominated the following Members as Office Bearers of the Association for the Years 2018-19 & 2019-20:

Vice President                      Mr Rakesh Biyani

Vice President                      Mr Rajesh Masand

Hon. Gen. Secretary             Mr Babubhai Ayar

Jt. Hon. Gen. Secretary        Mr Jayesh Shah

Hon. Treasurers                   Mr Rohit Munjal

Jt.Hon. Treasurer                 Mr Anukur Gadia

Special Invitee                     Mr Ashok Shah

 

OFFICE BEARERS OF WESTERN REGIONAL COMMITTEE:

At the First Meeting of the Western Regional Committee held on 25th September, 2018 at 6:30 PM in Pune, Members unanimously Elected the following Members as Office Bearers of the Western Regional Committee for the Years 2018-19 & 2019-20:

Regional Chairman              Mr Rajiv Agarwal

Hon. Regional Secretary     Mr Kiran Modgi

 

NEW MEMBERSHIP SUBSCRIPTION FEES OF THE ASSOCIATION W.E.F. 1ST OCTOBER 2018

The Association has Revised the Membership Subscription Fee with effect from 1st October, 2018. The New Membership Subscription Fees are as under:

CATEGORY

ADMISSION

SUBSCRIPTION 1 YR

SUBSCRIPTION 3 YRS

SUBSCRIPTION 5 YRS

PRIMARY MEMBER

R1,500+18% GST

R4,000+18% GST

R10,000+18% GST

R16,000+18% GST

ASSOCIATE MEMBER

R1,500+18% GST

R3,000+18% GST

R7,500+18% GST

R12,000+18% GST

ORGANISATION MEMBER

R1,500+18% GST

R5,000+18% GST

R12,500+18% GST

R20,000+18% GST

AGENT/ DISTRIBUTOR MEMBER

R1,500+18% GST

R3,000+18% GST

R7,500 +18% GST

R12,000+18% GST

RETAILER MEMBER

NA

R1,500+18% GST

R4,000+18% GST

R6,000+18% GST

 

THE ASSOCIATION HAS ALSO REVISED THE LIFE MEMBERSHIP FEE AS UNDER:

CATEGORY

ADMISSION

SUBSCRIPTION

LIFE MEMBER

R1,500+18% GST

R1,50,000+18% GST

68TH NATIONAL GARMENT FAIR

We are glad to inform that the Association is Organising the 68th National Garment Fair on 30th & 31st January, 2019 at the Bombay Exhibition Centre, NSE Complex, Goregaon (East), Mumbai 400 063.

 

PARTICIPATION IN THE 68TH NATIONAL GARMENT FAIR IS OPEN TO CMAI MEMBERS ONLY.

ALL STALLS WILL BE SHELL SCHEME AND NO BARE SPACE WILL BE ALLOTTED NOR WILL ANY DECORATION BE PERMITTED IN THIS FAIR.

The Fair Sub-Committee has once again decided that all Members who Participate in the 68th National Garment Fair in January 2019 will also be permitted to book their Stall Requirement for the 69th National Garment Fair to be held in July 2019, in Mumbai by paying a Token Advance along with their Registration Form for Participation in the 68th National Garment Fair.

The Booking of Stalls commenced on 28th September, 2018. All Applications will be accepted on a First come-First served basis, Subject to availability of the Size of Stalls. The Last Date for accepting the Booking of Stalls is 4th January, 2019, Subject to availability of Stalls.

The Draw of Lots for Allotment of Stalls is proposed to be held on Wednesday, 9th January, 2019, in Mumbai. The exact Venue & Time will be intimated directly to the Exhibitors by the Association at a later Date.

Application Forms stating the Size of the Stalls and the Participation Charges have been sent by Courier to all Members of the Association. The said Information has also been Uploaded on the Website of the Association, www.cmai.in.

Members who are interested to Participate in the 68th National Garment Fair are requested to send their Application Form duly filled in with all the required Details to the Office of the Association.

 

62ND INDIA INTERNATIONAL GARMENT FAIR

The 62nd India International Garment Fair (IIGF) Autumn/Winter 2019-20 Collection, jointly Organised by The Clothing Manufacturers Association of India (CMAI), AEMA, GEA and GEAR will be held from 16th to 18th January 2019, at India Exposition Mart, Halls 1, 3 & 5, Greater Noida.

A Detailed Circular pertaining to the Fair has been sent to the Exporter Members of the Association and has also been Uploaded on the Website, www.cmai.in.

Members who are Interested to Participate are requested to contact Mr Vijay Sharma, Dy. Secretary, on Tel Nos.: 23538245 /23525168 or on Mobile No.: 09820593780

 

B2B MEETING WITH SRI LANKAN BUSINESS DELEGATION

The Ministry of Textiles, Govt. of India, in Association with the Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Govt of India, Organised a B2B Meeting between the visiting Sri Lankan Business Delegation and the Representatives of CMAI, AEPC, CITI & TEXPROPCIL on 26th September, 2018 at Apparel House, Gurugram, Haryana to Discuss the possibilities of working together for the mutual benefit of the Textile & Clothing Industries of both the Countries.

Mr Rahul Mehta, President, Mr Rajesh Masand, Vice President, Mr Sanjeev Agarwal, CEO, Rangriti, Mr D K Nair, Economic Advisor & Mr J K Arora, Senior Director, CMAI, Northern Region attended the said Meeting on behalf of the Association.

 

REPRESENTATIONS & CIRCULARS

17th Sept 2018

Cir. No. S-23/23/18 sent by E-mail to all Members in Mumbai & Western Region informing that the 2nd Edition of ‘Source India’, a 3-Day Mega Event Organised by Silk & Rayon Textile Export Promotion Council (SRTEPC) will be held from 21st to 23rd September, 2018 at Surat International Exhibition & Convention Centre, Surat and also requesting them to Visit the same and Establish Business Contacts with their future Suppliers of Textile Materials for making Garments.

24th Sept 2018

Cir. No. 68th NGF/24/18 sent by E-mail as well as by Courier Informing that the Association will be Organising the 68th National Garment Fair on 30th & 31st January, 2019 at Bombay Exhibition Centre, NSE Complex Goregaon (East), Mumbai 400 063.

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