According to Kerimov, approximately 400 harvesters will be used to harvest cotton in this season.
"All machine operators have received trainings and certificates. Machine operators who are not certified will not be allowed to harvest cotton," Kerimov said.
In 2018, some 260,000 tons of cotton is expected to be harvested in 22 districts of Azerbaijan.
In 2016, the figure was 90,000, and in 2017 - 207,000.