Compared with the same time an year ago the variable rose sharply by 267.31 percent, according to numbers released by European Commission. The indicator strongly grew by 13 900 kilogram, contrarily to the prior year when it went down by 81.02%. Croatia saw a drop of 49.6% in flax yarn import over the past 14 years. Besides, it has attained a growth at a 0.22% compound annual growth rate over the last five years with a marginal overall decrease since the start of time series. It averaged 11 407.14 kilogram from 2003 to 2016 and it attained its all-time high of 37 900 kilogram in 2003 and record low of 900 kilogram in 2005.