Samir lives in the town of Agcabadi. Azerbaijan. He is 31 years old. He is married and his wife is a housewife. For the past four years, Samir has been operating a green-grocery business. He sells fruits and vegetables such as lemons, apples, pears, grapes, bananas to the people in his community and to passers-by. This is his second loan from AqroInvest and he is very grateful for this second opportunity. Samir requested this loan of 1000 AZN to buy fruits and vegetables. His biggest dream is to open a grocery store. Samir gives his thanks in advance for support given.
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.