Germplasm Flow

Updated 18-06-2018

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 64,768
Provider Countries 42
Recipient Countries 179
Sent to Contracting Parties 52,793
Sent to non-Contracting Parties 11,975
With non-Annex 1 crops to developing countries 3,052
PGRFA Material (Accessions)
Total 4,366,664  
Annex 1 crops 4,144,894 95%
Non-Annex 1 crops 220,071 5%
PGRFA under development 1,217,110  
Sent to Contracting Parties 3,498,574
Sent to non-Contracting Parties 867,785
Non Art.15 Providers 384,134
SMTA by acceptance
Click-wrap21,03432%
Signed12,95720%
Shrink-wrap30,77747%
SMTA by Recipient type
Individual28,73244%
Organization33,02850%
Not specified3,0084%
Users
Total 1875  
Registered last year 1,670  
Registered this year 205  
Individuals 1,107 59%
Legal entities 768 41%
Number of Providers 64  
Number of Recipients 6,126  
SMTA sent by region
Africa16,652
Asia12,528
Europe14,582
Latin America and the Caribbean19,896
Near East11
North America1,065
Southwest Pacific34
SMTA received by region
Africa9,626
Asia18,092
Europe17,783
Latin America and the Caribbean7,757
Near East7,676
North America3,304
Southwest Pacific530
PGRFA sent by region
Africa934,872
Asia885,722
Europe385,651
Latin America and the Caribbean2,126,129
Near East30
North America33,453
Southwest Pacific807
PGRFA received by region
Africa813,044
Asia1,351,711
Europe667,124
Latin America and the Caribbean632,137
Near East618,049
North America231,550
Southwest Pacific53,049

List of countries by region