Compared with the prior year the indicator sharply diminished by 30.03 percent, according to new figures published by United Nations Statistical Office. Vegetable fibre export strongly went down by 376 900 US Dollar, as it follows the tendency of the previous year when it decreased by 3.96%. Belarus saw a raise of 433.74% in vegetable fibre export during the last 19 years. However, it has attained a negative average annual growth rate of 0.19% over the last five years with a slight overall increase since the start of observations. It averaged 1 037 178.89 US Dollar from 1998 to 2016 and it reached its all-time high of 2 561 200 US Dollar in 2012 and record low of 123 300 US Dollar in 1999.