Germplasm Flow

Updated 17-08-2018

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 65,968
Provider Countries 43
Recipient Countries 179
Sent to Contracting Parties 53,825
Sent to non-Contracting Parties 12,143
With non-Annex 1 crops to developing countries 3,068
PGRFA Material (Accessions)
Total 4,542,431  
Annex 1 crops 4,145,306 91%
Non-Annex 1 crops 221,774 5%
PGRFA under development 1,378,950  
Sent to Contracting Parties 3,645,512
Sent to non-Contracting Parties 896,614
Non Art.15 Providers 389,664
SMTA by acceptance
Click-wrap21,19132%
Signed13,00919%
Shrink-wrap31,76848%
SMTA by Recipient type
Individual28,75743%
Organization34,20351%
Not specified3,0084%
Users
Total 1955  
Registered last year 1,670  
Registered this year 285  
Individuals 1,165 60%
Legal entities 790 40%
Number of Providers 65  
Number of Recipients 6,130  
SMTA sent by region
Africa16,679
Asia12,545
Europe14,774
Latin America and the Caribbean19,903
Near East968
North America1,065
Southwest Pacific34
SMTA received by region
Africa9,803
Asia18,436
Europe18,170
Latin America and the Caribbean7,778
Near East7,890
North America3,342
Southwest Pacific549
PGRFA sent by region
Africa943,252
Asia887,377
Europe389,503
Latin America and the Caribbean2,126,186
Near East161,853
North America33,453
Southwest Pacific807
PGRFA received by region
Africa849,683
Asia1,408,086
Europe700,886
Latin America and the Caribbean634,790
Near East653,804
North America238,891
Southwest Pacific56,291

List of countries by region