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Flax Fibre and Tow Area Harvested (Ha)

1990-Present

From FAOSTAT Database: Production--ProdSTAT--Crops (http://faostat.fao.org/)  

updated 10-22-2007

For previous years, go to our Historical Production Data page

(note: blank cell = no data reported)

  Year
1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006
Argentina 2,500.00 2,600.00 2,700.00 2,800.00 2,800.00 2,800.00 2,800.00 2,800.00 2,800.00 2,700.00 2,700.00 2,700.00 2,700.00 2,700.00 2,700.00   2,700.00
Austria 0.00 0.00 0.00                     142.00 109.00 134.00 134.00
Belarus     125,000.00 96,000.00 83,000.00 98,000.00 79,000.00 72,200.00 75,100.00 76,400.00 82,000.00 80,000.00 68,000.00 72,000.00 77,081.00 72,132.00 65,807.00
Belgium                     13,561.00 17,401.00 16,015.00 20,047.00 20,407.00 19,031.00 15,500.00
Belgium-Luxembourg 11,722.00 9,675.00 7,142.00 9,218.00 11,107.00 11,011.00 11,261.00 11,303.00 10,833.00 12,003.00              
Bulgaria 2,806.00 2,007.00 251.00 1.00 2.00 346.00 179.00 11.00 58.00         117.30 125.00 0.00 0.00
Chile 2,000.00 2,000.00 2,000.00 2,000.00 2,000.00 2,000.00 2,000.00 2,000.00 2,000.00 2,000.00 2,100.00 2,200.00 2,250.00 2,300.00 2,400.00 2,500.00 2,500.00
China 90,067.00 107,533.00 81,000.00 70,400.00 94,480.00 115,110.00 94,320.00 62,400.00 40,300.00 54,700.00 97,220.00 142,300.00 139,500.00 156,100.00 153,900.00 161,000.00 166,000.00
Croatia     15.00 15.00 18.00 15.00 10.00 5.00 2.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00    
Czech Republic       7,571.00 11,047.00 10,626.00 6,836.00 2,191.00 4,744.00 7,315.00 8,484.00 6,977.00 5,843.00 5,684.00 5,365.00 4,500.00 2,903.00
Czechoslovakia 25,402.00 17,206.00 11,433.00                            
Egypt 12,910.00 18,313.00 12,383.00 13,000.00 13,000.00 13,000.00 13,200.00 13,500.00 14,000.00 14,500.00 15,000.00 7,647.00 8,000.00 8,900.00 8,900.00 8,900.00 8,900.00
Estonia     783.00 400.00 300.00 200.00 139.00 323.00 84.00 115.00 65.00 101.00 107.00 109.00 130.00 100.00 100.00
France 60,927.00 42,281.00 41,124.00 49,351.00 49,491.00 54,016.00 51,764.00 55,816.00 53,473.00 59,710.00 62,925.00 74,993.00 68,416.00 86,034.00 80,536.00 78,644.00 74,641.00
Greece                   0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00    
Hungary 1,380.00 3,689.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00    
Italy 530.00 800.00 1,548.00 1,121.00 1,120.00 3,520.00 1,500.00 3,000.00 3,000.00 3,000.00 3,000.00 3,000.00 3,000.00 3,000.00 3,000.00 3,000.00 3,000.00
Japan 0.00 0.00 0.00                            
Korea, Republic of 0.00 0.00 0.00                            
Latvia     7,600.00 600.00 1,500.00 1,400.00 1,300.00 1,600.00 2,200.00 2,000.00 1,600.00 1,400.00 2,100.00 1,800.00 2,600.00 2,100.00 900.00
Lithuania     21,200.00 4,500.00 9,800.00 13,200.00 5,600.00 6,100.00 6,200.00 8,800.00 8,600.00 10,200.00 9,500.00 9,400.00 5,600.00 3,700.00 1,300.00
Netherlands 5,535.00 4,500.00 2,593.00 3,800.00 4,700.00 4,300.00 3,900.00 4,300.00 3,500.00 3,800.00 4,400.00 4,755.00 4,096.00 4,553.00 4,485.00 4,600.00 4,600.00
Poland 29,630.00 9,672.00 5,505.00 4,003.00 8,120.00 13,742.00 5,859.00 3,724.00 2,373.00 3,109.00 4,100.00 5,200.00 5,100.00 2,927.00 3,456.00 5,972.00 2,586.00
Portugal 0.00 0.00 0.00                            
Romania 21,300.00 10,800.00 11,400.00 3,200.00 2,700.00 2,300.00 2,300.00 800.00 300.00 300.00 400.00 300.00 400.00 400.00 200.00   200.00
Russian Federation     327,240.00 262,890.00 134,770.00 177,000.00 153,460.00 113,860.00 107,340.00 66,700.00 92,720.00 116,000.00 80,800.00 84,180.00 99,930.00 89,210.00 59,470.00
Slovakia       1,276.00 1,193.00 1,145.00 1,361.00 1,188.00 1,455.00 1,595.00 581.00 915.00 538.00 520.00 171.00 287.00 67.00
Spain 0.00 0.00 0.00 185.00 3,231.00 8,134.00 39,848.00 42,834.00 86,613.00 126,582.00 13,547.00 15,000.00 15,000.00 15,000.00 15,000.00 15,000.00 15,000.00
Ukraine     158,407.00 128,000.00 80,000.00 95,800.00 53,000.00 32,000.00 26,000.00 21,000.00 19,800.00 23,600.00 24,600.00 26,600.00 32,200.00 23,600.00 24,000.00
United Kingdom     143.00 2,188.00 17,700.00 11,000.00 17,000.00 19,000.00 16,700.00 15,000.00 18,000.00 18,000.00 18,000.00 18,000.00 18,000.00 18,000.00 18,000.00
USSR 772,600.00 632,000.00                              
Yugoslavia SFR 35.00 30.00                              
 

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