Flax Fibre and Tow Yield (Hg/Ha)
FAOStat Database: Agriculture--Primary Crops.(http://faostat.fao.org/)  
 Accessed 12-15-2005
(2004 data provisional)
 
Year  
1961 1962 1963 1964 1965 1966 1967 1968 1969 1970 1971 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004  
  Argentina 4,995 5,916 6,432 6,465 5,440 5,590 5,708 6,000 6,810 6,222 6,000 6,000 6,000 6,692 7,070 6,269 6,267 6,000 6,267 6,000 6,000 6,222 6,222 6,222 6,222 6,364 6,364 6,250 6,250 6,400 6,538 6,667 6,786 6,786 6,786 7,143 7,143 7,143 7,037 7,037 7,037 7,037 7,037 7,037   Argentina
  Australia 8,750 11,284 9,710 9,898 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   Australia
  Austria 7,727 7,761 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   Austria
  Belarus                                                               4,856 5,896 5,867 6,082 6,215 3,615 4,754 2,736 4,537 3,938 3,838 5,736 7,547   Belarus
  Belgium-Luxembourg 12,042 11,574 11,665 11,845 11,561 10,999 12,279 12,063 11,703 9,450 12,225 12,420 12,582 12,424 10,464 9,418 11,718 11,772 12,383 10,854 11,952 12,169 10,584 12,042 11,916 11,232 11,826 11,844 9,414 9,990 10,800 10,963 10,638 10,386 11,661 12,139 12,767 11,170 12,580 0 0 0 0 0   Belgium-Luxembourg
  Bulgaria 4,058 2,425 2,970 4,308 3,357 5,376 5,608 2,447 2,774 4,528 4,854 4,172 3,285 4,813 4,864 4,366 2,862 3,591 2,214 2,617 4,097 1,948 2,364 3,109 2,987 2,725 3,313 4,439 4,554 6,675 4,893 5,020 0 0 1,040 56 0 0 0 0 0 0 12,106 16,720   Bulgaria
  Chile 5,000 5,000 5,000 5,000 5,000 5,000 5,000 5,000 5,000 8,824 9,333 8,000 7,857 8,667 9,444 10,526 10,526 10,000 10,000 10,000 10,000 10,000 10,000 10,000 10,000 10,000 10,000 10,000 10,000 10,000 10,000 10,000 10,000 10,000 10,000 10,000 10,000 10,000 10,000 10,000 10,000 10,000 10,000 10,000   Chile
  China 11,007 13,088 12,946 14,597 14,350 14,008 15,185 14,577 15,907 15,892 17,224 17,770 17,676 17,463 17,613 18,083 17,858 18,057 10,010 9,841 16,186 5,041 10,566 14,733 11,814 15,058 22,780 25,538 24,438 27,024 26,968 28,025 26,804 26,600 30,702 28,245 24,732 24,980 31,102 22,102 24,292 37,619 29,840 29,224   China
  Croatia                                                               4,667 4,667 7,222 6,667 7,000 6,000 5,000 0 0 0 0 0 0   Croatia
  Czech Republic                                                                 33,021 24,532 32,279 26,770 29,210 23,609 23,329 17,798 25,369 27,383 21,793 33,234   Czech Republic
  Czechoslovakia 5,215 5,042 5,719 5,663 5,665 5,566 6,087 5,674 6,825 5,530 7,054 7,824 7,512 6,720 7,025 5,248 6,842 8,737 6,032 7,649 5,559 7,363 7,916 9,377 8,887 8,794 8,413 7,762 9,661 8,834 4,736 7,422                           Czechoslovakia
  Denmark 10,000 10,000 10,000 10,000 10,000 10,000 10,000 10,000 10,000 7,197 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   Denmark
  Egypt 7,975 7,907 7,868 7,984 7,486 7,499 7,501 7,684 7,325 8,649 7,969 8,094 7,935 8,154 8,579 8,723 8,857 9,004 8,823 8,722 9,295 9,369 8,959 8,696 10,379 9,967 10,204 10,453 9,299 9,314 9,111 9,142 9,231 9,231 9,462 9,470 9,630 9,643 9,517 9,333 9,298 8,950 10,112 10,112   Egypt
  Estonia                                                               5,747 5,000 7,333 8,700 14,317 1,981 1,548 5,130 12,154 10,396 9,346 4,587 5,000   Estonia
  France 10,677 9,697 9,701 10,904 9,847 10,707 11,961 16,343 13,418 10,161 12,078 13,536 12,839 11,979 11,875 11,905 12,833 14,339 14,097 13,959 10,227 14,295 15,196 18,996 16,978 13,830 13,645 16,486 12,542 12,638 13,008 13,374 13,171 12,932 12,959 11,012 11,825 12,343 12,058 11,919 10,001 10,962 9,996 10,050   France
  Germany 3,319 3,627 3,393 3,382 4,260 4,121 4,656 5,460 5,558 5,361 4,730 5,574 11,183 12,247 9,282 4,301 7,156 6,356 5,559 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   Germany
  Greece 3,809 1,730 1,745 14,396 5,789 5,414 6,100 4,583 8,000 5,600 3,500 2,500 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5,000 0 0 5,000 5,000 0 0 0 0 0 0   Greece
  Hungary 7,699 6,752 7,544 7,175 7,438 8,495 7,786 4,984 8,968 7,586 7,645 7,028 3,643 8,929 5,494 7,514 4,732 7,311 4,086 8,830 8,253 5,986 5,662 10,497 10,129 9,124 7,050 6,351 9,733 9,087 5,140 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   Hungary
  Italy 687 555 548 452 344 329 325 665 554 331 61 11 12 15 16 13 10 12 17 32 36 1,059 1,042 1,426 1,064 249 518 765 1,547 943 1,250 1,718 2,872 2,768 2,568 1,667 1,500 1,500 1,500 1,500 1,500 1,500 1,500 1,500   Italy
  Japan 5,496 5,700 5,419 5,546 6,418 4,997 6,625 6,420 6,000 5,714 5,714 6,000 6,000 6,400 6,400 7,000 7,000 6,667 6,667 5,000 5,000 4,000 4,000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   Japan
  Korea, Republic of 1,375 979 980 1,281 1,351 1,995 3,333 4,795 3,944 3,295 3,188 2,727 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   Korea, Republic of
  Latvia                                                               1,868 1,667 2,667 5,714 6,077 6,000 6,091 10,650 6,875 6,000 6,667 3,810 2,963   Latvia
  Lithuania                                                               1,840 3,778 4,490 7,121 11,071 8,197 9,032 4,886 8,372 3,922 6,526 10,532 10,000   Lithuania
  Netherlands 12,599 12,650 12,707 12,872 12,276 11,060 13,437 12,570 12,341 10,191 13,917 14,115 12,725 11,592 9,930 9,207 11,732 18,375 17,485 16,757 17,900 17,301 70,000 77,821 82,418 83,333 80,000 71,820 60,551 72,267 77,778 77,651 70,263 73,191 79,070 14,615 13,488 11,714 15,263 15,227 10,726 13,898 11,333 8,889   Netherlands
  New Zealand 9,624 7,643 10,099 9,471 16,783 11,389 10,000 8,667 10,150 10,150 10,150 10,000 10,524 10,476 10,476 10,476 10,732 10,648 10,897 11,250 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   New Zealand
  Poland 4,865 4,962 4,397 3,680 4,978 5,232 5,783 5,317 5,321 5,300 5,950 5,892 5,705 5,954 7,677 6,111 5,801 7,033 6,381 6,015 5,760 5,431 5,375 6,307 6,382 6,385 6,110 5,774 5,437 5,490 4,797 3,388 4,122 3,621 4,002 3,926 3,759 4,214 22,194 19,268 19,615 19,804 21,379 19,608   Poland
  Portugal 9,557 8,095 7,815 7,786 8,362 7,828 8,882 9,055 9,427 9,160 9,040 10,761 8,806 9,326 9,333 4,340 7,667 10,500 10,769 8,400 9,583 9,273 9,333 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   Portugal
  Romania 3,395 5,064 4,349 4,050 5,665 6,374 5,120 3,254 4,179 4,498 5,703 4,326 3,698 4,789 4,623 7,314 3,957 5,695 3,093 4,640 2,237 2,456 4,286 5,061 4,058 3,060 4,247 4,009 4,422 6,103 3,481 5,482 5,500 4,267 7,513 17,826 23,750 23,333 23,333 22,500 13,333 20,000 17,500 15,000   Romania
  Russian Federation                                                               2,382 2,213 4,014 3,898 3,845 2,020 3,168 3,598 5,500 5,000 4,703 6,603 7,059   Russian Federation
  Slovakia                                                                 21,944 21,794 21,834 14,695 13,468 5,498 14,000 7,194 19,803 16,803 23,077 23,200   Slovakia
  Spain 7,011 7,503 7,865 8,155 6,280 6,236 7,338 8,365 9,000 9,438 6,792 8,904 7,500 7,713 19,524 15,000 25,550 9,429 7,000 2,500 10,000 10,000 10,000 10,000 10,000 10,000 0 0 0 0 0 0 4,973 6,088 11,753 5,576 6,688 8,758 6,836 7,398 7,333 7,333 7,333 7,333   Spain
  Sweden 11,062 11,451 9,158 10,156 9,623 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   Sweden
  Ukraine                                                               6,628 5,703 6,125 5,000 3,396 2,813 3,462 2,857 4,000 5,000 4,400 4,074 4,800   Ukraine
  United Kingdom 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 13,776 12,559 12,542 10,909 12,353 15,263 14,970 16,667 15,556 15,556 15,556 15,556 15,556   United Kingdom
  USSR 2,455 2,546 2,594 2,205 3,252 3,286 3,527 3,013 3,720 3,551 3,907 3,645 3,550 3,322 4,058 4,193 3,970 3,141 3,002 2,537 2,780 4,091 4,431 3,693 3,393 3,446 4,377 3,469 3,961 3,171 4,763                            USSR
  Yugoslavia SFR 4,886 4,144 4,286 4,655 3,626 4,255 3,894 3,541 4,284 4,788 4,395 3,752 3,785 3,913 4,006 6,092 4,200 9,373 5,218 8,323 7,801 7,612 6,149 14,167 12,508 10,169 12,315 9,189 10,656 2,571 2,667                             Yugoslavia SFR