The indicator negligibly diminished by 3.09% compared with the same time an year ago, adjusted statistics from European Commission constitute. It hit its 17-year low as flax yarn export barely fell by 46 300 kilogram, as it follows the tendency of the previous year when it dropped by 13.45%. The overall changes for the prior 17 years reached a fall of 62.53%. Furthermore, it has shown a negative average annual growth rate of 0.07% over the 5 years with a slight overall decrease since the 2001. It averaged 3 382 770.59 kilogram from 2001 to 2017 and it attained its maximum of 5 511 300 kilogram in 2003.