Germplasm Flow

Updated 26-02-2017

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 48,886
Provider Countries 36
Recipient Countries 175
Sent to Contracting Parties 40,638
Sent to non Contracting Parties 8,248
With non-Annex 1 crops to developing countries 1,761
PGRFA Material (Accessions)
Total 3,268,708  
Annex 1 crops 3,112,956 95%
Non-Annex 1 crops 155,731 5%
PGRFA under development 1,033,651  
Sent to Contracting Parties 2,641,497
Sent to non Contracting Parties 627,011
Non Art.15 Providers 260,846
SMTA by acceptance
Click-wrap14,96330%
Signed8,83818%
Shrink-wrap25,08551%
SMTA by Recipient type
Individual22,17545%
Organization23,70348%
Not specified3,0086%
Users
Total 1366  
Registered last year 1,309  
Registered this year 57  
Individuals 794 58%
Legal entities 572 42%
Number of Providers 51  
Number of Recipients 6,051  
SMTA sent by region
Africa14,987
Asia7,732
Europe9,724
Latin America and the Caribbean15,333
Near East11
North America1,065
Southwest Pacific34
SMTA received by region
Africa7,492
Asia13,254
Europe12,922
Latin America and the Caribbean4,952
Near East7,230
North America2,602
Southwest Pacific434
PGRFA sent by region
Africa831,750
Asia620,708
Europe218,358
Latin America and the Caribbean1,563,602
Near East30
North America33,453
Southwest Pacific807
PGRFA received by region
Africa607,191
Asia1,040,436
Europe487,785
Latin America and the Caribbean380,057
Near East539,597
North America169,886
Southwest Pacific43,756

List of countries by region