According to updated figures released by European Commission, in comparison with the previous year flax yarn export fell hardly by 4.5 percent. The indicator went down slightly from 29 326 820 Euro in 2016 to 28 008 250 Euro prior year, in comparison to the previous year when it rose by 0.55 percent. The overall changes for the prior 15 years attained an increase of 27.25%. As well as it has attained a raise at a 0.13 percent average annual growth rate over the last 5 years with a slight overall growth since the start of time series. It averaged 20 309 384 Euro from 2003 to 2017 and it hit its all-time high of 29 326 820 Euro in 2016 and record low of 8 464 030 Euro in 2009.