Azerbaijan discloses volume of cotton harvested in 2017
Baku, Azerbaijan, Dec. 30
By Anvar Mammadov – Trend:
As of December 29, 206,720 tons of cotton were harvested in Azerbaijan, the Azerbaijani State Statistics Committee said in a message Dec. 30.
According to the message, among the country’s districts leading in cotton-picking in 2017 were Saatli (25,742 tons), Bilasuvar (24,761 tons), Barda (22,359 tons) and Aghjabadi (20,376 tons).
About 90,000 tons of cotton were harvested from a 51,000 hectare-area in Azerbaijan in 2016.