According to figures presented by European Commission, in 2016 the indicator decreased negligibly by 1.91%. The variable hardly declined by 5 910 Euro, as it follows the tendency of the prior year when it went down by 2.27 percent. United Kingdom saw a decline of 98.72% in flax yarn export over the past 14 years. Besides, it has had a negative compound average annual growth rate of 0.06 percent over the last 5 years with a modest overall decrease since the 2003. It averaged 3 778 376.43 Euro from 2003 to 2016 and it hit its all-time high of 23 812 840 Euro in 2003 and record low of 270 710 Euro in 2009.