Saiq, 45, sells men's and women's clothes in the central bazaar of Imishli. He has seven years of experience in this field.
He is married and has two children.
Saiq`s father helps him run the business. His monthly income is 230 AZN. Clothes he sells are very popular and in high demand. Saiq would like to increase his sales and meet his customers needs.
For this purpose, he applied for a 1500 AZN loan to purchase more seasonal clothes, to expand his business.
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.