According to adjusted data published by European Commission, compared to the previous year flax yarn export dropped by 16.13%. The variable diminished from 3 100 kilogram in 2016 to 2 600 kilogram prior year, versus the previous year when it rose by 55%. Sweden saw a diminution of 88.55% in flax yarn export during the last 15 years. As well as it has had a decline at a 0.01% compound average annual growth rate during the five years with a negligible overall decrease since the 2003. It averaged 8 286.67 kilogram from 2003 to 2017 and it hit its all-time high of 22 700 kilogram in 2003 and record low of 1 500 kilogram in 2011.