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Juan is 52 years old and works raising and selling cattle. He sells his cattle in the community of Batallas. This loan is his first cycle with the field partner. He is going to use the loan to buy cattle, because he says that at the moment there is a lot of demand for them.

Some of the challenges that Juan faces in his business are the climate and also the need to transport the cattle to the different points of sale. But Juan says he has many customers because he treats his customers well. He is going to use the profits he makes to buy fodder, which he needs to buy every so often to improve his cattle’s nutrition.

Juan’s wish is for his business to be stable and profitable so that his income would increase.
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El Sr. Juan tiene 52 años, se dedica al crianza de ganado y al comercio del mismo, comercializa sus productos en la comunidad de Batallas, este préstamo es su primera secuencia dentro de la institución, El Sr. Juan va a usar este préstamo para la compra de ganado su razón para solicitar este préstamo es que quiere tener más ganado ya que esta época es de mucha demanda, El Sr. Juan enfrenta retos en su negocio que son el clima el tener que transportar el ganado a los distintos puntos de venta, pero el tiene mucha clientela por la amabilidad con la que trata a su clientela y va a utilizar los beneficios en la compra de forraje que debe comprar cada cierto tiempo para mejorar la alimentación de su ganado, su deseo para su negocio es tener un negocio estable y rentable y de esta manera incrementar sus ingresos económicos.

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  • $5,500
    Average annual income
  • 145
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    Bolivia Loans Fundraising
  • $33,337,025
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD
A loan of $1,500 helped Juan to buy cattle.
Repayment Term
20 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jun 14, 2013
Jul 15, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Aug 14, 2013