European Commission published that in comparison to the previous year the indicator sharply diminished by 48.61%. The variable went down greatly from 50 200 kilogram to 25 800 kilogram, compared with the prior year when it went up by 10.09 percent. Austria saw a rise of 932% in flax yarn import during the last 13 years. Though, it has had a decline at a 0.16 percent average annual growth rate during the last 5 years with a negligible overall raise since the start of observations. It averaged 23 430.77 kilogram from 2005 to 2017 and it reached its all-time high of 62 900 kilogram in 2013 and record low of 1 200 kilogram in 2011.