The variable grew sharply by 16 448.15 percent in comparison with the prior year, revised statistics from European Commission illustrate. It's the highest ever announced since 2003 as flax yarn export greatly increased from 270 Euro to 44 680 Euro, in contrast to the previous year when it diminished by 99.08 percent. The overall changes for the prior 15 years reached a rise of 465.57%. Moreover, it has attained an increase at a 2.75 percent compound average annual growth rate during the last five years with a marginal overall raise since the start of observations. It averaged 11 728.67 Euro from 2003 to 2017 and it attained its minimum of 40 Euro in 2006.