In comparison with 2016 the indicator grew by 7.27%, according to numbers presented by European Commission. It reveals the all-time high since 2005 as flax yarn import rose from 653 480 Euro to 701 010 Euro, as it follows the tendency of the previous year when it went up by 0.72 percent. The overall changes for the prior 13 years attained a raise of 562.33%. Moreover, it has attained the average annual growth rate of 0.09 percent during the five years with a slight overall growth since the 2005. It averaged 368 871.54 Euro from 2005 to 2017 and it reached its minimum of 79 650 Euro in 2006.