Linseed  Exports - Qty (Mt)
FAOStat Database: Agriculture & Food Trade -- Crops (http://faostat.fao.org)
 Accessed 02-09-2006
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 USSR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4,100 4,700 4,600 7,300 16,400 10,000                             USSR
  Afghanistan 4,700 5,171 7,654 6,123 4,300 3,336 3,420 11,099 10,100 1,365 200 7,651 11,213 7,500 11,111 14,978 6,246 1,400 1,396 12,170 0 0 0 0 900 1,200 497 811 15 1,000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0             Afghanistan
  Albania 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 13 0 0 0   Albania
  Argentina 98,955 6,638 20,692 558 20 0 29 8 0 2 6 20 165 30 0 73 20,610 217,154 15,469 50,001 758 878 8,437 8,563 430 54 160 206 168 293 257 726 319 1,049 675 993 921 2,245 1,887 1,297 9,606 719 2,039 9,917   Argentina
  Australia 0 0 0 0 0 0 62 4 4,391 76 3,584 6,084 315 67 16,310 8,382 884 5,308 9,384 8,558 0 307 22 5 42 726 3,573 1,648 1,005 126 8 8 103 467 340 622 328 0 398 23 9 52 21 31   Australia
  Austria 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 10 0 40 0 0 20 0 0 1 1 1 1 5 6 16 23 32 61 58 59 73 83 105 134 121 83 108 152 213 116 219 810 1,016 963 4,532 2,720 1,792   Austria
  Bangladesh 5 24 0 0 53 0 240 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   Bangladesh
  Barbados 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   Barbados
  Belarus 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                                 450 900 2,800 1,200 1,729 2,142 992 178 5 119 969 465 2,717   Belarus
  Belgium                               0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 65,335 76,343 86,030 111,110 80,482   Belgium
  Belgium-Luxembourg 20,250 18,512 25,443 29,297 37,162 29,788 30,973 25,075 24,347 22,617 25,233 27,542 23,425 15,070 20,788 22,326 25,119 26,695 25,976 25,918 24,271 27,569 27,387 24,864 28,345 26,939 20,382 25,707 31,482 22,455 25,650 33,108 54,598 53,247 78,486 68,578 69,020 74,620 68,864 0 0 0 0 0   Belgium-Luxembourg
  Bolivia 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 25 3 0 0 12 41 1 2 2   Bolivia
  Bosnia and Herzegovina                                                               0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0   Bosnia and Herzegovina
  Botswana 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 15 15 15   Botswana
  Brazil 4,491 6,957 24,511 3 6,134 950 0 0 0 4,459 0 0 0 0 1,000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2,494 3,297 0 0 0 0 0 3,021 1,020 0 0 0 200 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 0   Brazil
  Bulgaria 0 0 0 0 0 50 0 0 408 395 430 309 214 524 331 0 0 80 116 20 140 560 380 230 436 260 170 543 140 80 39 220 208 90 11 56 18 0 0 0 0 4 223 50   Bulgaria
  Canada 351,917 292,486 293,065 368,893 408,948 513,069 353,574 278,364 404,008 494,146 626,088 595,051 433,201 351,069 245,231 246,553 329,366 409,887 534,831 401,794 599,515 417,814 572,869 470,666 627,846 732,830 725,070 543,316 507,943 488,944 421,940 416,886 496,359 680,818 891,737 767,392 893,225 826,111 577,628 607,583 674,110 647,776 689,714 547,022   Canada
  Chile 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 20 17 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 3 41 3 4 10 0 26 12 6 0 63 0 0   Chile
  China 1,700 0 200 0 0 0 15 0 48 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,000 500 1,000 4,029 2,156 83 0 0 18 341 3,130 2,080 1,615 418 384 34 74 301 20 3,264 12,583 6,568   China
  China, Hong Kong SAR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 10 0 0 0 76 40 36 16 24 52 16 7 0 80 0 0   China, Hong Kong SAR
  Colombia 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 30 1   Colombia
  Costa Rica 0 0 0 0 0 8 8 3 2 1 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 7 0 6 2 1 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 0   Costa Rica
  Croatia                                                               0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 11 6 7 12   Croatia
  Cyprus 77 90 213 39 41 130 330 40 201 77 198 426 57 24 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   Cyprus
  Czech Republic 3,933 3,678 2,165 7,585 3,703 870 1,127 2,385 6,200 2,445 1,446 3,954 3,178 2,014 973 602 5,766 0 0 400 200 0 650 1,000 0 0 5,000 3,000 915 1,750 118 1,400 661 281 874 950 794 731 1,340 3,421 2,526 2,187 4,136 3,201   Czech Republic
  Denmark 181 18 44 86 61 95 63 22 13 3 28 3 37 2 2 3 29 7 9 18 48 71 96 125 118 110 172 1,217 144 140 172 191 228 220 179 169 663 1,232 656 915 2,900 926 259 124   Denmark
  Ecuador 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   Ecuador
  Egypt 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 332 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,457 1,002 1,049 68 41 20 27 52 18 29 15 693 157   Egypt
  El Salvador 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   El Salvador
  Estonia                                                               0 0 21 0 0 0 0 2 405 23 31 0 0   Estonia
  Ethiopia 16,434 25,908 37,122 31,050 19,308 10,500 9,689 3,715 290 1 99 463 895 2,007 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6,000 3,000 1,200 0 867 0 408 30 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 2 4 0   Ethiopia
  Finland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 13 0 0 0 0 6 0 16 22 24 5   Finland
  France 310 191 171 63 33 5 40 29 101 2,717 5,638 7,090 7,834 11,127 17,260 21,956 14,927 18,099 20,061 17,742 15,204 9,771 14,166 12,340 14,223 15,766 13,278 10,503 13,625 15,351 16,446 15,982 16,749 45,506 32,770 21,943 14,095 14,867 13,670 19,562 12,515 19,483 26,491 17,558   France
  Germany 61 66 968 85 397 121 975 270 325 13,331 27,093 23,737 31,078 7,619 444 617 729 1,485 1,570 930 2,059 823 919 882 1,128 951 842 1,070 1,536 1,717 1,384 4,012 4,870 7,387 13,164 18,119 33,592 19,541 37,301 27,036 13,990 15,001 8,392 9,602   Germany
  Greece 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 30 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 11 5 0 0 0 0   Greece
  Greenland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1   Greenland
  Guatemala 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 19 0 0 0 1 0 1 9 37 11   Guatemala
  Hungary 1,436 0 207 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,900 17,700 3,300 4,500 3,270 9,111 1 244 500 2,785 3,508 5,060 3,858 4,389 6,608 5,883 5,183 7,613 9,471 8,635 5,990 10,951 7,739 5,050 1,454 1,125 1,144 701 1,186 1,154 1,263 762 1,466 352 328   Hungary
  India 3 1 1 6 21 156 0 0 0 0 347 0 0 0 0 972 0 690 0 0 0 0 0 1,132 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 45 0 0 18 0 10 0 0 0 146 37 55   India
  Indonesia 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 1 0 0 0 14,084 1,271 70 0 0 0 3 0 0 7 21 100 101 10 22   Indonesia
  Iran, Islamic Rep of 1,407 0 0 0 12 23 10 2 0 15 1 87 32 24 8 4 5 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 35 299 70 1 177 415 351 69   Iran, Islamic Rep of
  Iraq 4,964 6,883 1,836 9,706 4,857 7,138 7,514 7,860 0 6,097 1,006 1,976 350 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0             Iraq
  Ireland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 22 13 24 111 0 0 0 61 133 154 253 208 0 0 0 117 18 0 9 0 0 0 0 0   Ireland
  Italy 48 50 395 86 24 0 21 10 0 6 11 12 2 22 25 0 27 207 24 0 0 6 24 6 1 1 1 53 4 169 226 1 73 4 7 3 5 11 7 171 14 43 286 16   Italy
  Japan 0 0 34 0 400 0 0 0 59 195 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   Japan
  Kazakhstan                                                               0 0 0 442 0 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0   Kazakhstan
  Kenya 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0   Kenya
  Korea, Republic of 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 36 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   Korea, Republic of
  Kyrgyzstan                                                               0 0 0 0 1,108 2,035 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   Kyrgyzstan
  Latvia                                                               0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   Latvia
  Lebanon 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,581   Lebanon
  Lithuania                                                               1,500 0 1,300 1,669 3,138 1,814 680 1,839 1,602 161 154 869 95   Lithuania
  Luxembourg 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 9 0   Luxembourg
  Malaysia 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 9 10 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 0   Malaysia
  Mexico 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 18 6 0 6 5 10 1 45 76 20 20 9 12 13 31 38   Mexico
  Morocco 2,179 2,326 1,831 1,945 3,320 1,943 2,060 1,129 1,783 2,501 1,185 1,232 2,203 240 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0   Morocco
  Namibia 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 90 154 0 0 0 0 0 0   Namibia
  Nepal 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1,713 3,517 1,522 1,668 0 0 0 3,500 5,106 7,581 4,421 8,275 9,928 8,801 4,628 1,602 5,500 5,000 4,800 4,700 4,000 3,900 2,800 650 954 1,500 1,700 1,465 919 551   Nepal
  Netherlands 11,949 8,922 13,997 10,123 14,694 8,227 7,285 6,555 3,164 2,917 3,076 4,655 3,290 3,565 5,018 3,556 5,043 6,361 4,509 6,069 4,706 4,389 4,228 4,442 5,183 4,882 5,207 8,182 5,670 7,180 6,921 8,256 19,298 26,652 15,612 21,817 30,657 18,934 22,027 8,639 9,869 7,620 13,495 26,795   Netherlands
  New Zealand 0 62 0 1,740 1,026 630 0 1,107 224 614 70 51 75 132 35 210 181 3,941 4,100 255 357 141 90 151 215 25 50 180 704 214 66 14 11 7 2 6 175 248 100 675 1,145 40 487 319   New Zealand
  Nicaragua 10 19 41 33 12 1 2 4 5 0 3 14 0 24 9 26 27 7 12 0 0 29 11 69 146 0 0 0 131 0 1 3 4 22 37 32 22 23 23 13 1 15 2 0   Nicaragua
  Norway 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 1 1 5 3 1 2 2 0 0 17 4 0 4 22 1 0 0   Norway
  Pakistan 77 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 100 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   Pakistan
  Paraguay 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 150 0 150 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   Paraguay
  Peru 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 1 4 1 2 1 2 2 0 6 1 0 0 0 1 1 2 5   Peru
  Poland 0 0 0 306 685 465 2,455 1,460 1,601 1,622 348 1,061 808 1,104 1,038 450 0 1,238 9,203 1,887 1,809 1,183 1,617 4,686 5,791 2,806 5,265 5,639 400 2,544 518 0 0 0 26 73 14 2 25 240 166 0 0 36   Poland
  Portugal 0 1 0 1 1 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 484 319 293 144 27 5 37   Portugal
  Romania 0 0 0 54 164 708 5,727 2,305 997 1,081 1,500 7,300 1,100 1,300 562 0 150 0 250 700 1,400 3,300 1,200 1,700 750 1,500 300 1,300 0 0 900 0 296 9,888 1,923 532 287 25 303 183 82 648 59 0   Romania
  Russian Federation                                                               521 126 130 200 0 0 48 0 4,687 592 0 6,626 8,919   Russian Federation
  Saint Kitts and Nevis 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 31 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   Saint Kitts and Nevis
  Saudi Arabia 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   Saudi Arabia
  Serbia and Montenegro                                                               0 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 0 0 1 1 0   Serbia and Montenegro
  Singapore 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 2 15 0 0 1 33 11 28 118 0 13 7 1 0 0 0 6 12 9 21 7   Singapore
  Slovakia                                                                 700 260 139 197 205 871 932 1,150 1,365 648 1,016 1,498   Slovakia
  Slovenia                                                               0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 979 0 1 0 3   Slovenia
  South Africa 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 30 55 2 45 340 88 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 52 1 1 3   South Africa
  Spain 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 0 1 318 287 1,021 938 564 483 179 79 51   Spain
  Sri Lanka 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 30 0 51 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0   Sri Lanka
  Swaziland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   Swaziland
  Sweden 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 81 8 16 31 71 84 125 141 110 97 74 52 68 62 78 92 87 115 181 219 193 173 639 1,205 293 6,123 2,294 692 1,315 5,587   Sweden
  Switzerland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 1 0 23 119 1,508 1,391 1,775 1,947 1,654 1,282 0 3 9 3 1 0 0 2 3 31 9 22 30 0 32 11 25 22   Switzerland
  Syrian Arab Republic 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 58 21 1 11 0 0 0 0 0 4 0   Syrian Arab Republic
  Tanzania, United Rep of 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 20 10 0 5   Tanzania, United Rep of
  Thailand 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   Thailand
  Trinidad and Tobago 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 5 7 10 4 4   Trinidad and Tobago
  Tunisia 1,427 745 574 690 130 300 368 410 154 50 0 0 125 50 529 0 305 633 132 680 110 120 269 113 0 127 113 0 0 57 20 0 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   Tunisia
  Turkey 584 0 0 1,580 647 0 0 0 0 0 0 49 678 0 0 0 99 0 0 20 611 0 302 49 27 207 339 145 0 0 156 0 0 0 0 0 7 11 19 47 0 1 0 1   Turkey
  Uganda 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   Uganda
  Ukraine                                                               1,600 3,600 5,059 3,427 3,644 2,839 736 305 17 11 98 4,100 10,935   Ukraine
  United Kingdom 11 10 507 0 0 1,411 507 10 3 79 67 86 18 20 47 41 98 79 34 98 55 311 537 76 649 799 1,002 1,966 5,937 16,466 68,105 70,174 53,720 18,790 8,371 12,073 29,505 42,073 105,695 66,596 44,140 8,711 21,655 36,305   United Kingdom
  United States of America 115,000 100,141 86,575 176,459 99,688 169,237 153,151 231,212 207,536 74,330 10,731 268,168 10,627 9,296 27,138 10,401 23,812 2,392 3,590 3,912 585 15,053 3,635 6,365 2,433 39,274 4,282 4,275 24,261 27,952 18,139 5,615 3,505 3,387 2,728 2,957 5,474 11,090 3,167 27,171 61,087 76,767 67,220 32,953   United States of America
  Uruguay 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 200 2,307 9,145 0 464 0 3,084 313 0 0 0 435 1,078 1,224 944 1,409 454 853 1,602 190 138 0 112 0 21 311 1,980   Uruguay
  Uzbekistan                                                               0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 166 0 0 0 0   Uzbekistan
  Venezuela,Bolivar Rep of 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 53   Venezuela,Bolivar Rep of
  Yemen 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 178 0 0 0 0 0 0   Yemen
  Yugoslavia SFR 0 0 0 0 0 36 1 38 0 0 0 192 50 54 0 1 1 1 0 0 50 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0                             Yugoslavia SFR
  Zimbabwe 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 23 30 0 0 0 0   Zimbabwe