According to new statistics released by European Commission, the indicator rose greatly by 63.49% in comparison to the year before. Flax yarn import sharply went up from 6 300 kilogram in 2016 to 10 300 kilogram prior year, in comparison with the previous year when it dropped by 7.35%. Denmark saw a growth of 151.22% in flax yarn import over the past 13 years. Though, it has attained a negative average annual growth rate of 0.16% over the 5 years with a negligible overall raise since the 2005. It averaged 7 784.62 kilogram from 2005 to 2017 and it reached its all-time high of 24 600 kilogram in 2013 and record low of 1 600 kilogram in 2011.