According to new statistics issued by European Commission, in comparison to the previous year flax yarn import went down by 10.98%. The indicator decreased by 9 890 Euro, as it follows the tendency of the prior year when it diminished by 15.02%. The overall changes for the previous 12 years reached a rise of 34.86%. However, it has attained a negative average annual growth rate of 0.03% over the last five years with a modest overall growth since the start of time series. It averaged 92 999.17 Euro from 2005 to 2016 and it hit its all-time high of 126 350 Euro in 2010 and record low of 58 120 Euro in 2006.