Germplasm Flow

Updated 16-08-2022

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 90,799
Provider Countries 57
Recipient Countries 181
Sent to Contracting Parties 77,316
Sent to non-Contracting Parties 13,483
With non-Annex 1 crops to developing countries 4,224
PGRFA Material (Accessions)
Total 6,396,773  
Annex 1 crops 6,079,333 95%
Non-Annex 1 crops 317,440 5%
PGRFA under development 1,478,138  
Sent to Contracting Parties 5,377,806
Sent to non-Contracting Parties 1,018,479
Non Art.15 Providers 681,775
SMTA by acceptance
Click-wrap36,83240%
Signed17,94619%
Shrink-wrap36,02139%
SMTA by Recipient type
Individual40,77844%
Organization47,01251%
Not specified3,0093%
Users
Total 9720  
Registered last year 6,249  
Registered this year 3,471  
Individuals 8,150 84%
Legal entities 1,570 16%
Number of Providers 137  
Number of Recipients 13,226  
SMTA sent by region
Africa15,585
Asia17,076
Europe29,484
Latin America and the Caribbean24,408
Near East2,287
North America1,683
Southwest Pacific276
SMTA received by region
Africa12,225
Asia23,033
Europe32,773
Latin America and the Caribbean10,125
Near East7,018
North America4,736
Southwest Pacific889
PGRFA sent by region
Africa942,252
Asia1,196,947
Europe783,546
Latin America and the Caribbean2,965,967
Near East402,828
North America97,373
Southwest Pacific7,860
PGRFA received by region
Africa1,207,162
Asia1,874,821
Europe1,224,523
Latin America and the Caribbean895,108
Near East700,574
North America418,404
Southwest Pacific76,181

List of countries by region