James is a 46-year-old businessman who lives in Juba. He is married with five children between the ages of 4 and 14. All of them go to school. James runs a general store, and has been in business for six years. He has no employees. He heard about Finance Sudan through promotions by the loan officers.
He is taking out a loan of 2000 SSP to purchase more oil, soap, salt, and many other items, In addition to this business, he has no other source of Income.
In five years James would like to expand his business and open other branches. His major challenges include high market prices and high transportation cost.
James says he is happy for the loans given by Finance Sudan through the help of Kiva.