In comparison to the previous year the variable sharply went up by 195.84 percent, according to data announced by European Commission. The indicator rose greatly by 470 140 Euro, as it follows the tendency of the prior year when it climbed by 218 136.36 percent. It hit its 17-year peak. Latvia saw a rise of 1 014 471.43% in nonorganic chemicals export during the last 17 years. Moreover, it has had a growth at a 1.95% average annual growth rate during the 5 years with a slight overall raise since the start of observations. It averaged 78 746.47 Euro from 2001 to 2017 and it reached its minimum of 70 Euro in 2001.