Tahir S. has been dedicated to the business of cattle breeding for the last five years. This business requires a lot of dedication because it demands a lot of effort. It also requires strict control of every one of the animals in addition to feeding and caring for those that are older. It is necessary to emphasize that through this business Tahir is able to maintain his spouse and four children. The loan will allow him to buy more animals, which he will raise and sell in the market.
Aqroinvest Credit Union was founded by a group of 32 Imishli farmers in 2001, and has grown to become one of the largest credit unions in Azerbaijan. It boasts a portfolio of nearly $5 million and is wholly owned by its more than 3,500 borrowers, as of December 2011.