Dashkin lives in the village of Tsurtavi with his wife, Elza. He is 34 years old. The family has rented 1 hectare of land for potato growing. Harvested potatoes are sold, but the main source of the income for the family is selling greengrocery products. Dashkin owns a car, which is used for his business. He purchases fruit and vegetables in the village at wholesale prices and takes the produce to nearby towns for sale. Total average income of the family is 700 Laris per month.
Dashkin requested credit for increasing his stock in trade. He will use 3000 Laris for purchasing fruit and vegetables in the village and sell the produce in nearby towns along with his own potatoes. He will use received income for covering his family's daily expenses.
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