According to numbers announced by European Commission, in comparison to the previous year flax yarn import strongly went up by 146.17 percent. It attained its 12-year high as the indicator rose greatly by 18 710 Euro, as it follows the tendency of the prior year when it increased by 86.32 percent. Slovakia saw a raise of 142.38% in flax yarn import during the last 12 years. Furthermore, it has attained an increase at a 0.23 percent compound annual growth rate during the 5 years with a marginal overall growth since the 2005. It averaged 13 391.67 Euro from 2005 to 2016 and it reached its minimum of 4 790 Euro in 2011.