European Commission reported that in 2017 the variable went up strongly by 30.59 percent. Flax yarn export grew sharply from 8 500 kilogram to 11 100 kilogram, in comparison to the prior year when it declined by 33.07 percent. The overall changes for the previous 13 years reached a raise of 177.5%. Still it has shown a negative compound average annual growth rate of 0.33% over the five years with a modest overall rise since the start of time series. It averaged 12 361.54 kilogram from 2005 to 2017 and it hit its all-time high of 84 900 kilogram in 2013 and record low of 100 kilogram in 2009.