Loans exceed $20.23 million and extended to agricultural and livestock farmers

As part of the reactivation plan, Banco Unión and Banco de Desarrollo Productivo (BDP) have placed 1,290 loans for an amount of Bs141 million ($20.23 mn). Ninety-seven per cent of the operations correspond to microcredit, and through Supreme Decree (DS) 4509, credit coverage extended to the country's agricultural sector.