In 2017 the indicator greatly rose by 251.91%, refreshed numbers from United Nations Statistical Office indicate. Plastic export strongly grew from 8 106 kilogram in 2016 to 28 525.89 kilogram previous year, as it follows the tendency of the prior year when it climbed by 168.06 percent. Georgia saw a growth of 19 174.25% in plastic export over the past 22 years. Furthermore, it has attained a 0.41 percent compound annual growth rate over the five years with a slight overall raise since the 1996. It averaged 6 151.4 kilogram from 1996 to 2017 and it attained its all-time high of 34 209 kilogram in 2012 and record low of 2 kilogram in 2003.