European Commission announced that in comparison to one year earlier the indicator declined strongly by 97.39%. Flax yarn export decreased greatly from 11 500 kilogram to 300 kilogram, compared with the prior year when it went up by 238.24 percent. It's the lowest number in its history since 2003. The overall changes for the previous 15 years reached a fall of 25%. Likewise, it has shown a drop at a 0.29% average annual growth rate during the five years with a marginal overall increase since the start of time series. It averaged 1 340 kilogram from 2003 to 2017 and it attained its maximum of 11 500 kilogram in 2016.