AS-17 Segmentation Reporting-
- The segment report is made as per AS-17 which is mandatory and is effective for the accounting periods starting on or after 1.04.2001.
- Segmentation can be done an the basis of products on services or a group of related products and services. Segmentation can also be geographical.
- Factors which would be considered in determining whether products or service are related includes-
- Nature of product or services.
- Nature of production process.
- Type of or class of customers for products or services.