GST and it's impact on uPVC Window Industry - a power event was organized by UWDMA at Zak Doors and Windows Expo on 10th December 2016.

Mr. Vivek Srivastva from DCM group shared the updates on current status of GST, applicable tariff for UPVC profiles and Windows, documentation for the future and suggested preparations in terms of IT and operations so that the transition would be smoother whenever GST is introduced.

Nearly 50 members UPVC Profile and Window Manufacturers attended the event. Some from as far as Mangalore, Coimbatore, Hyderabad also attended the event. Key personnel, their principals from Koemmerling, Rehau, Deceuninck, Simta, PSP, Pluga, Encrafts, DNV, GB Steel, Siegnia, Windowmaker along with their channel partners shared their insight and raised several questions regarding GST.

The gathering was welcomed by our Marketing Head Mr. Amit Malhotra and introduced the new Team to the audience. Mr. Mario Schmidt - President presented the activities done by UWDMA so far and the things planned for the future. Key initiatives like the code schedule rates, ITI course, Indian standard code for upvc profiles and windows, window label program under BEE was discussed. Mr. Bala Aaditya from Glass Academy Foundation presented the details on the ITI course finalized by UWDMA and GAF at ITI Bhiwadi.