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Jose Ramiro
Jose Ramiro has a storage shed in Cochabamba. He’s divorced, lives with his son, and manages a storage shed for lumber distribution. He also imports and sells medical products such as bandages, bands, and orthopedic articles.

Jose Ramiro knows the lumber market very well and sells lumber for construction and carpentry.

He has the opportunity to buy lumber at a good price and he does not want to lose this deal, so he’s seen fit to ask for this loan that will benefit him greatly. It will help him grow his business and move his son ahead in life.
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El sr. Jose Ramiro, cuenta con uan barraca, en la ciudad de Cochabamba, es divorciado, vive con su hijo, el tiene multiples actividades, administra una barraca para comercializar madera cortada, como tambien trae productos medicos, como bendas, fajas, articulos ortopedicos, desde la frontera para comercializarlos.

El sr. Jose Ramiro conoce muy bien el mercado de la madera, comercializa tablas para construccion como tambien madera para carpnteria.
Se le ha presentado una oportunidad de compra de madera a un precio oportuno y no debe perder esta oferta, por lo que recurrio a solicitar el credito, que le favorecera mucho, le ayudara a hacer crecer su negocio y sacar adelante a su hijo.

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CIDRE is a Bolivian microfinance institution with a strong social commitment to the community. It works to provide quality financial services to rural and peri-urban borrowers, focusing primarily on agricultural loans for dairy farmers and micro-enterprises. CIDRE targets segments of the population that have not traditionally had access to credit, and invests in much-needed community development projects. It is currently working with coca farmers in the Chapare region to replace coca with less controversial crops. Get more involved by joining the Friends of CIDRE lending team.

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  • $5,500
    Average annual income
  • 144
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  • $36,377,375
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,200 helped Jose Ramiro to buy lumber for resale.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
39 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Oct 26, 2011
Nov 26, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jan 31, 2015