Germplasm Flow

Updated 30-05-2017

This pages makes publicly available aggregated data and statistics reported to the Data Store of the International Treaty to help to understand germplasm flow within the Multilateral System as a contribution to the ongoing enhancement processes and the Global Information System on Plant Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture.
SMTA
Total 56,467
Provider Countries 38
Recipient Countries 178
Sent to Contracting Parties 45,412
Sent to non-Contracting Parties 11,055
With non-Annex 1 crops to developing countries 2,413
PGRFA Material (Accessions)
Total 3,920,310  
Annex 1 crops 3,753,955 96%
Non-Annex 1 crops 166,334 4%
PGRFA under development 1,109,533  
Sent to Contracting Parties 3,125,737
Sent to non-Contracting Parties 794,373
Non Art.15 Providers 260,381
SMTA by acceptance
Click-wrap16,66529%
Signed9,95317%
Shrink-wrap29,84952%
SMTA by Recipient type
Individual25,21444%
Organization28,24550%
Not specified3,0085%
Users
Total 1470  
Registered last year 1,309  
Registered this year 161  
Individuals 863 59%
Legal entities 607 41%
Number of Providers 53  
Number of Recipients 6,058  
SMTA sent by region
Africa15,900
Asia10,510
Europe10,377
Latin America and the Caribbean18,570
Near East11
North America1,065
Southwest Pacific34
SMTA received by region
Africa8,778
Asia16,073
Europe13,759
Latin America and the Caribbean6,837
Near East7,498
North America3,039
Southwest Pacific483
PGRFA sent by region
Africa883,206
Asia817,900
Europe270,624
Latin America and the Caribbean1,914,290
Near East30
North America33,453
Southwest Pacific807
PGRFA received by region
Africa751,776
Asia1,276,526
Europe553,506
Latin America and the Caribbean496,580
Near East576,201
North America215,679
Southwest Pacific50,042

List of countries by region