European Commission announced that compared to the prior year flax yarn export strongly went up by 100 percent. Flax yarn export climbed greatly from 100 kilogram in 2016 to 200 kilogram previous year, in contrast to the prior year when it went down by 50 percent. Austria saw a raise of 100% in flax yarn export during the last 12 years. Moreover, it has shown the compound average annual growth rate of 0.15 percent during the last 5 years with a marginal overall drop since the start of time series. It averaged 583.33 kilogram from 2006 to 2017 and it hit its all-time high of 3 100 kilogram in 2008 and record low of 100 kilogram in 2016.