Compared with one year earlier the indicator diminished by 14.29 percent, updated statistics from European Commission present. Flax yarn import declined from 70 Euro to 60 Euro, as it follows the tendency of the previous year when it went down by 93.52%. It's the lowest number in its history since 2005. Malta saw a decline of 83.33% in flax yarn import over the past 13 years. As well as it has attained a negative compound annual growth rate of 0.4% during the five years with a negligible overall decrease since the start of time series. It averaged 1 467.69 Euro from 2005 to 2017 and it attained its maximum of 8 280 Euro in 2011.