Vidadi is 40 years old and has been engaged in farming for the last 10 years. He raises three seasonal fruits and vegetables and sells them in the central market. He is IDP and lives with his wife and three children in the Bilasuvar IDP Settlement. Vidadi`s business brings 200 AZN profit per month. He applied for 1000 AZN loan to purchase more seeds and fertilizers.
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.