Germplasm Flow

Updated 30-03-2017

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 50,956
Provider Countries 37
Recipient Countries 175
Sent to Contracting Parties 41,906
Sent to non-Contracting Parties 9,050
With non-Annex 1 crops to developing countries 1,804
PGRFA Material (Accessions)
Total 3,416,266  
Annex 1 crops 3,257,472 95%
Non-Annex 1 crops 158,773 5%
PGRFA under development 1,039,589  
Sent to Contracting Parties 2,747,214
Sent to non-Contracting Parties 668,852
Non Art.15 Providers 261,522
SMTA by acceptance
Click-wrap15,35730%
Signed9,45218%
Shrink-wrap26,14751%
SMTA by Recipient type
Individual23,46146%
Organization24,48748%
Not specified3,0085%
Users
Total 1403  
Registered last year 1,309  
Registered this year 94  
Individuals 820 58%
Legal entities 583 42%
Number of Providers 53  
Number of Recipients 6,054  
SMTA sent by region
Africa15,130
Asia8,569
Europe9,770
Latin America and the Caribbean16,377
Near East11
North America1,065
Southwest Pacific34
SMTA received by region
Africa7,686
Asia14,205
Europe12,984
Latin America and the Caribbean5,736
Near East7,249
North America2,656
Southwest Pacific440
PGRFA sent by region
Africa848,590
Asia694,632
Europe219,592
Latin America and the Caribbean1,619,162
Near East30
North America33,453
Southwest Pacific807
PGRFA received by region
Africa623,685
Asia1,119,261
Europe489,495
Latin America and the Caribbean425,932
Near East540,284
North America171,487
Southwest Pacific46,122

List of countries by region