A loan of $825 helped to purchase jeans and trousers to sell.

Batkhuu's story

Batkhuu is 42-year-old widow who lives with her son and daughter, ages 23 and 24, in Ulaanbaatar, the capital city of Mongolia. They live in a small house in the outer ger (traditional Mongolian tent) district. Batkhuu’s son is a web designer and her daughter works as a teacher at a local public school. Batkhuu supports her family by operating a retail clothing stall at Narantuul, the largest outdoor market in Mongolia.

When she first began her business in 2003, Batkhuu had 800,000 MNT in working capital. Today, her business has grown and she has about 2,000,000 MNT in working capital. Batkhuu sells jeans and trousers. She says “I want to grow my business with this loan and I would like to be able to buy my own apartment in future.” Batkhuu is requesting a loan of 1,000,000 MNT to increase the variety of jeans and trousers she sells.

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