Gevorg has a mixer, where he mixes sand, cement, and water. After mixing, he pours the concrete into special metal forms and then dries slabs in a natural way. Now Gevorg is asking for a 720,000 Armenian dram (AMD) loan to buy a dryer for the slabs, which will allow him to shorten the period of production time. Thanks to incomes from his cement block and slab business, Gevorg has been able to meet many of his family's financial needs.
About “Nor Horizon”
“Nor Horizon” UCO LLC is committed to promoting poverty alleviation in Armenia by providing high-quality financial and other business development services to enterprising individuals in under-served rural and urban markets who have a strong will to establish and develop their own small-scale businesses. Originally created as the Armenian micro credit program of Oxfam (Great Britain) in late 1995, “Nor Horizon” LLC has been licensed under supervision of the Central Bank of Armenia since early 2006.
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