Germplasm Flow

Updated 23-09-2017

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 59,087
Provider Countries 40
Recipient Countries 179
Sent to Contracting Parties 47,473
Sent to non-Contracting Parties 11,614
With non-Annex 1 crops to developing countries 2,664
PGRFA Material (Accessions)
Total 4,180,806  
Annex 1 crops 4,006,950 96%
Non-Annex 1 crops 173,835 4%
PGRFA under development 1,188,164  
Sent to Contracting Parties 3,331,758
Sent to non-Contracting Parties 848,848
Non Art.15 Providers 265,017
SMTA by acceptance
Click-wrap17,40529%
Signed11,39419%
Shrink-wrap30,28851%
SMTA by Recipient type
Individual26,23044%
Organization29,84950%
Not specified3,0085%
Users
Total 1586  
Registered last year 1,309  
Registered this year 277  
Individuals 931 59%
Legal entities 655 41%
Number of Providers 56  
Number of Recipients 6,076  
SMTA sent by region
Africa16,293
Asia11,430
Europe10,398
Latin America and the Caribbean19,856
Near East11
North America1,065
Southwest Pacific34
SMTA received by region
Africa9,237
Asia17,052
Europe13,905
Latin America and the Caribbean7,694
Near East7,543
North America3,160
Southwest Pacific496
PGRFA sent by region
Africa921,532
Asia829,010
Europe271,204
Latin America and the Caribbean2,124,770
Near East30
North America33,453
Southwest Pacific807
PGRFA received by region
Africa800,615
Asia1,300,191
Europe567,095
Latin America and the Caribbean629,092
Near East607,514
North America225,352
Southwest Pacific50,947

List of countries by region