Germplasm Flow

Updated 22-01-2019

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 68,372
Provider Countries 44
Recipient Countries 180
Sent to Contracting Parties 55,972
Sent to non-Contracting Parties 12,400
With non-Annex 1 crops to developing countries 3,018
PGRFA Material (Accessions)
Total 4,601,625  
Annex 1 crops 4,377,245 95%
Non-Annex 1 crops 224,380 5%
PGRFA under development 1,397,026  
Sent to Contracting Parties 3,695,294
Sent to non-Contracting Parties 906,026
Non Art.15 Providers 416,401
SMTA by acceptance
Click-wrap22,54332%
Signed13,52019%
Shrink-wrap32,30947%
SMTA by Recipient type
Individual28,92142%
Organization36,44353%
Not specified3,0084%
Users
Total 2106  
Registered last year 2,086  
Registered this year 20  
Individuals 1,258 60%
Legal entities 848 40%
Number of Providers 65  
Number of Recipients 6,198  
SMTA sent by region
Africa16,679
Asia13,149
Europe16,387
Latin America and the Caribbean19,934
Near East968
North America1,221
Southwest Pacific34
SMTA received by region
Africa9,838
Asia18,961
Europe19,647
Latin America and the Caribbean7,812
Near East7,960
North America3,571
Southwest Pacific583
PGRFA sent by region
Africa943,252
Asia920,439
Europe404,646
Latin America and the Caribbean2,127,276
Near East161,853
North America43,352
Southwest Pacific807
PGRFA received by region
Africa851,991
Asia1,432,039
Europe720,828
Latin America and the Caribbean636,448
Near East654,894
North America248,570
Southwest Pacific56,855

List of countries by region