Germplasm Flow

Updated 22-06-2024

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 109,743
Provider Countries 65
Recipient Countries 187
Sent to Contracting Parties 97,062
Sent to non-Contracting Parties 12,681
With non-Annex 1 crops to developing countries 4,464
PGRFA Material (Accessions)
Total 6,918,250  
Annex 1 crops 6,579,771 95%
Non-Annex 1 crops 338,479 5%
PGRFA under development 1,567,118  
Sent to Contracting Parties 5,921,974
Sent to non-Contracting Parties 995,830
Non Art.15 Providers 918,190
SMTA by acceptance
Click-wrap52,06947%
Signed19,70217%
Shrink-wrap37,97234%
SMTA by Recipient type
Individual54,80249%
Organization51,93247%
Not specified3,0092%
Users
Total 23298  
Registered last year 18,355  
Registered this year 4,943  
Individuals 21,164 91%
Legal entities 2,134 9%
Number of Providers 453  
Number of Recipients 25,615  
SMTA sent by region
Africa16,219
Asia18,317
Europe45,041
Latin America and the Caribbean25,011
Near East2,745
North America1,958
Southwest Pacific452
SMTA received by region
Africa12,986
Asia24,457
Europe48,427
Latin America and the Caribbean10,351
Near East7,276
North America5,172
Southwest Pacific1,074
PGRFA sent by region
Africa992,606
Asia1,294,015
Europe968,012
Latin America and the Caribbean3,065,888
Near East457,974
North America128,142
Southwest Pacific11,613
PGRFA received by region
Africa1,274,157
Asia2,013,579
Europe1,430,700
Latin America and the Caribbean910,793
Near East731,903
North America472,205
Southwest Pacific84,913

List of countries by region