According to figures presented by European Commission, compared to the previous year flax yarn sold production went down sharply by 34.35%. It reached its 6-year minimum as the indicator greatly decreased from 60 920 Euro to 39 996 Euro, in comparison with the prior year when it grew by 4.67%. The overall changes for the previous 6 years hit a fall of 40.53%. Moreover, it has shown a diminution at a 0.12% compound annual growth rate during the last 5 years with a negligible overall decline since the start of observations. It averaged 59 449.5 Euro from 2012 to 2017 and it attained its maximum of 74 809 Euro in 2013.