According to numbers announced by European Commission, compared to the previous year the variable strongly went up by 48.65 percent. Flax yarn import sharply grew from 90 210 Euro in 2016 to 134 100 Euro prior year, in contrast to the previous year when it dropped by 37.06 percent. Croatia saw a raise of 9 688.32% in flax yarn import over the past 13 years. Furthermore, it has shown the compound annual growth rate of 0.54% over the last five years with a marginal overall increase since the start of observations. It averaged 42 657.69 Euro from 2005 to 2017 and it reached its all-time high of 143 330 Euro in 2015 and record low of 440 Euro in 2006.