The indicator diminished by 8.59% compared with the same time an year ago, updated data from European Commission reveal. Flax yarn import decreased from 248 160 Euro to 226 850 Euro, as it follows the tendency of the previous year when it declined by 14.88%. The overall changes for the prior 15 years attained a diminution of 65.33%. Furthermore, it has had a decrease at a 0.1 percent CAGR during the five years with a marginal overall drop since the start of time series. It averaged 431 424.67 Euro from 2003 to 2017 and it reached its all-time high of 943 140 Euro in 2005 and record low of 138 640 Euro in 2009.