According to numbers issued by European Commission, flax yarn import rose sharply by 129.41 percent in comparison to the prior year. Flax yarn import greatly grew from 15 300 kilogram in 2016 to 35 100 kilogram previous year, as it follows the tendency of the prior year when it went up by 378.13 percent. The overall changes for the previous 13 years reached a growth of 18.18%. Likewise, it has shown a rise at a 0.33 percent compound average annual growth rate over the last five years with a marginal overall decline since the 2005. It averaged 18 169.23 kilogram from 2005 to 2017 and it attained its all-time high of 100 300 kilogram in 2007 and record low of 500 kilogram in 2010.