Flax Fibre and Tow Exports - Qty (Mt)
FAOStat Database: Agriculture & Food Trade -- Crops (http://faostat.org)
 Accessed 02-03-2006
Year Year Year 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  
 USSR 16,200 15,600 8,800 9,500 8,000 11,400 10,000 8,200 8,300 9,300 9,300 8,600 8,400 8,900 8,306 8,442 8,552 8,589 7,611 7,223 2,212 7,644 8,103 12,587 8,045 7,053 6,066 6,404 4,256 3,676 0                            USSR
  Argentina 0 0 0 0 0 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 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   Argentina
  Aruba 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   Aruba
  Australia 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 0 10 0 2 0 3 0 1 0 0 3 0 0 33 0 0   Australia
  Austria 0 0 89 0 0 0 0 0 0 110 155 269 56 152 128 734 390 67 0 0 0 142 56 45 68 26 13 9 123 36 247 162 660 447 264 257 336 59 634 475 229 447 372 159   Austria
  Belarus 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0               0 0 0 0 0 0 2,447 2,740 2,490 4,127 14,365 12,699 20,807   Belarus
  Belgium                                                 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 71,115 47,769 51,129 74,137 92,004   Belgium
  Belgium-Luxembourg 58,478 63,443 62,664 56,225 61,793 47,538 43,119 44,573 43,090 44,073 33,467 34,303 37,968 32,845 25,421 29,888 28,300 26,344 30,255 27,340 27,657 30,686 29,933 34,536 30,817 29,491 33,969 31,502 30,921 21,985 23,474 20,721 38,481 47,800 43,336 24,112 30,224 40,568 56,781 0 0 0 0 0   Belgium-Luxembourg
  Botswana 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   Botswana
  Brazil 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 18 0 0 0 0 157 0 0 10   Brazil
  Bulgaria 3,052 1,967 503 328 244 495 305 1,739 1,727 2,862 1,870 1,938 1,449 1,094 1,214 977 1,022 828 181 543 20 0 30 355 157 10 496 669 105 0 0 0 236 434 212 56 1 1 1 1 0 14 15 21   Bulgaria
  Chile 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 41 90 16 0 15 0 0 0 0 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   Chile
  China 2,133 994 2,385 2,951 3,688 5,780 7,793 9,546 8,769 8,489 12,500 13,900 20,000 23,000 26,000 30,000 20,000 19,000 18,000 19,000 17,000 25,000 24,000 27,000 26,000 8,418 8,415 7,059 7,934 3,800 3,649 1,712 2,194 1,237 1,182 353 224 277 199 204 71 125 89 18   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 0 145 23 49 612 80 0 0 44 0 5 538 4 47 0 0   China, Hong Kong SAR
  Croatia                                                               0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2   Croatia
  Czech Republic                                                                 132 152 73 73 170 36 90 238 155 150 83 8   Czech Republic
  Czechoslovakia 0 0 0 0 0 1,550 2,000 2,759 3,000 5,949 3,863 4,366 560 656 60 150 433 2,915 2,800 800 1,100 2,500 2,500 3,000 6,000 8,700 9,000 6,000 4,000 3,100 809 0                           Czechoslovakia
  Côte d'Ivoire 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 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   Côte d'Ivoire
  Denmark 700 641 738 558 989 807 527 361 358 151 1 3 1 0 1 0 1 1 2 1 2 8 2 5 3 4 3 3 3 2 0 0 0 0 2 17 81 89 200 140 63 29 42 51   Denmark
  Egypt 7,899 5,759 13,111 5,369 5,356 3,436 2,522 4,397 1,959 9,087 8,154 6,107 5,937 5,889 12,453 22,126 16,292 11,688 10,548 8,041 8,872 8,951 10,861 4,470 890 2,253 3,650 3,962 3,765 4,568 4,120 4,438 4,653 6,297 3,545 3,540 2,928 4,386 3,985 5,203 6,299 6,855 9,622 9,529   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 1 0 5 0 0 0   El Salvador
  Estonia                                                               56 39 327 96 91 42 8 28 61 6 296 42 109   Estonia
  Fiji Islands 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   Fiji Islands
  Finland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 2 28 22 2 0 2 0 7 1 19 0 0 7 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 12 0 0 2 1 0 8 43 27 27 44   Finland
  France 12,434 15,521 16,785 16,888 25,167 21,955 20,625 27,658 22,290 28,079 17,918 21,501 27,333 26,270 21,700 23,717 19,172 24,937 29,240 31,522 29,457 25,913 25,774 33,532 33,627 35,263 38,758 39,217 40,414 24,228 33,900 30,035 38,586 42,398 31,278 31,863 44,019 50,442 67,805 75,542 58,910 57,579 88,074 95,521   France
  Germany 1,057 628 895 1,533 1,214 1,523 2,146 3,329 4,382 4,207 4,636 3,540 3,461 3,990 3,480 858 1,389 1,185 1,389 1,135 400 375 383 357 314 315 382 489 596 684 742 420 73 239 248 191 228 127 184 155 128 209 165 172   Germany
  Greece 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 15 0 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 2 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 547 73 0 0 0 0 0 0   Greece
  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 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0   Guatemala
  Honduras 0 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   Honduras
  Hungary 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 28 100 10 36 55 14 14 0 0 139 115 240 0 0 0 10,671 10,394 3,775 3,371 1,332 1,000 243 273 0 237 0 811 477 113 0 170 131 0 203   Hungary
  India 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 3 0 0 131 105 0 74 63   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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 10 0 0 8 37 11 26 7 3 20 24 0 0   Indonesia
  Iran, Islamic 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 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   Iran, Islamic Rep of
  Ireland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 0 6 9 7 0 0 12 64 39 22 5 1,146 1,639 540 352 582 274 0 9 0 0 0 0   Ireland
  Israel 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 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 20 0 0 0 150 200 250 0 0 0   Israel
  Italy 281 322 265 186 209 149 140 114 125 156 157 93 206 121 166 219 203 107 239 187 158 71 21 127 36 70 258 153 268 241 350 110 475 1,027 975 654 665 1,013 1,382 1,325 1,305 2,070 3,269 3,943   Italy
  Japan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 4 4 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 23 10 19 1 15 31 35 0 6 0 0 10 0 0 0 12   Japan
  Korea, Republic of 0 0 0 0 0 126 0 350 521 132 31 2 0 315 154 18 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 44 13 0 0 0 0 1 0 237 14 0 135 89 105 200 97 28 0 18   Korea, Republic of
  Latvia                                                               0 0 252 133 35 94 234 312 272 389 282 357 385   Latvia
  Lebanon 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 50 4 0 8 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 3 0 0 0 0 0 0   Lebanon
  Lithuania                                                               1,305 1,520 8,218 10,893 6,225 5,261 4,179 5,154 4,391 5,580 7,083 9,062 15,463   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 0 0 10 0   Luxembourg
  Madagascar 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   Madagascar
  Malaysia 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 38 0 11 11 43 1 0 0 0 7 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 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0   Mexico
  Moldova, Republic of                                                               0 0 0 98 162 0 0 0 0 0 57 0 0   Moldova, Republic of
  Morocco 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 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   Morocco
  Nepal 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 29 29   Nepal
  Netherlands 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 928 783 6,977 6,571 5,386 6,937 962 910 1,206 1,519 1,503 2,279 1,665 1,487 4,943 1,312 2,312 4,075 1,443 2,936 1,597 3,091 5,349 6,843 4,000 4,661 7,136 7,330   Netherlands
  Niger 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   Niger
  Norway 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 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 1 1 0 0 2 0 1 1 0   Norway
  Poland 21,443 12,850 12,317 6,941 4,839 4,514 7,687 10,982 14,271 12,879 13,500 15,000 1,645 3,667 3,803 7,233 3,484 3,597 3,063 2,417 1,272 959 4,542 3,118 1,647 2,618 6,646 1,805 63 693 669 662 1,023 1,093 618 213 103 259 675 1,666 905 1,688 2,152 4,024   Poland
  Portugal 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 7 0 5 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 1   Portugal
  Romania 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 500 600 600 600 200 1,100 4,700 2,600 5,200 6,000 3,000 2,000 1,100 1,100 2,800 1,600 250 40 10 0 0 0 8 120 236 0 103 3 8 17 13 5 9 3 5   Romania
  Russian Federation                                                               106 83 5,000 11,000 173 1,000 1,085 150 71 748 4,173 698 782   Russian Federation
  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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 11 11 11   Saudi Arabia
  Singapore 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 25 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0   Singapore
  Slovakia                                                                 261 375 165 38 24 143 53 0 0 70 20 0   Slovakia
  Slovenia                                                               0 0 0 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 2   Slovenia
  South Africa 0 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 6 120 0 0 0 1 1 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2   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 2 19 56 33 10 3 1 23 117 77 19 39 17 17 116 75 13 7 9   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 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 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 80 114 176 159 241 220 121 69 7 43 48 18 3 57 99 152 289 55 56 11 12 4 0 26 0 7 5 0 1 4 2 2 1 4 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 1 4   Sweden
  Switzerland 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 11 17 0 0 0 12 17 1 0 0 10 2 3 1 1 0 14 2 1 3 19 128 48 24 32 41 166 1 6 1 0 13 2 0 0 0 2   Switzerland
  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 0 21 0 0 6 1 1 0 0 0 8 3   Thailand
  Tunisia 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 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 17 2 48 21 34 6 74 1 0 0   Tunisia
  Turkey 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 1 30 54 7 10 24 6 3 3 8 2 4 23 10 9 24 13 87 74 494 79   Turkey
  Ukraine                                                               0 0 0 0 0 8,662 7,186 5,731 3,685 4,114 10,431 0 0   Ukraine
  United Kingdom 630 188 9 15 111 13 37 29 31 439 305 215 176 834 108 1,402 960 859 974 832 1,021 911 1,044 1,575 1,146 907 1,226 1,321 830 705 721 508 1,378 1,519 983 609 1,179 724 726 1,371 442 0 3 36   United Kingdom
  United States of America 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 27 62 572 3,550 22 13 85 38 66 14 22 122 662 445 292 263   United States of America
  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 10 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   Venezuela,Bolivar Rep of
  Yugoslavia SFR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 36 124 0 34 0             Yugoslavia SFR