Teymur is a 28 year old man who has been engaged in cattle breeding and milk products sales for the last 3 years. He is IDP and lives with his wife and two children in Bilasuvar IDP Settlement. His wife helps him to look after cattle and she makes homemade yogurt. Teymur`s profit from the business is 230 AZN. He applied for 1000 AZN to purchase one milkier cow and one calf.
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.