Business Across Borders 2021

7 The publication ‘Business Across Borders 2021’ is an initiative by Dun & Bradstreet for recognizing the critical role played by exporters in India’s economy. The inaugural edition of the publication provides listings of ~1400 exporters and profiles 500 leading exports businesses across various sectors. Eligibility Criteria Indian businesses with minimum export revenue of INR 5 crore during financial year FY19, and whose export revenue contributed to minimum 10% of the company’s total revenue during FY19 were considered eligible for listing and profiling in the publication. Shortlisting Process: • Dun & Bradstreet has used the financial information available in secondary sources such as Ministry of Corporate Affairs, Exchange Websites and other reliable Government websites. • Dun & Bradstreet has also reached out to exporters across the country through multiple channels such as email campaign, online medium, industry associations and councils, Dun & Bradstreet’s internal database, etc. Methodology • Through this process, we have sought financial details of exporters for the past 3 financial years through annual reports, audited statements, etc. • Dun & Bradstreet used a proprietary model (employing a combination of quantitative and qualitative parameters) to analyze various details available and to shortlist the list of ‘profiled’ and ‘listed’ companies. The publication, ‘Business Across Borders’ profiles 500 leading exporters basis their performance in the past three financial years (i.e. FY19, FY18 and FY17). Profiles of these businesses comprise of their line of business and other basic information. These businesses have been featured in a section titled ‘Profiled Companies’. Profiled businesses have been further classified into Large, Mid-Corporates and SME entities basis their total revenue in FY19. A standardized format has been used for reporting information for profiled companies. Each company featured in the publication has been allotted a unique identification number (D-U-N-S ® - Data Universal Numbering System). This will help readers locate and obtain full-fledged information reports on these companies from the Dun & Bradstreet database. We would be pleased to receive your invaluable feedback and suggestions, which we can incorporate in the next edition. Your satisfaction remains our major goal in Dun & Bradstreet’s journey towards excellence. Dun & Bradstreet