Germplasm Flow

Updated 27-01-2021

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 78,097
Provider Countries 49
Recipient Countries 181
Sent to Contracting Parties 65,746
Sent to non-Contracting Parties 12,351
With non-Annex 1 crops to developing countries 3,658
PGRFA Material (Accessions)
Total 5,613,024  
Annex 1 crops 5,336,468 95%
Non-Annex 1 crops 276,556 5%
PGRFA under development 1,207,604  
Sent to Contracting Parties 4,687,409
Sent to non-Contracting Parties 925,310
Non Art.15 Providers 572,544
SMTA by acceptance
Click-wrap28,49936%
Signed16,32820%
Shrink-wrap33,27042%
SMTA by Recipient type
Individual32,41341%
Organization42,67554%
Not specified3,0093%
Users
Total 2984  
Registered last year 2,964  
Registered this year 20  
Individuals 1,778 60%
Legal entities 1,206 40%
Number of Providers 93  
Number of Recipients 6,424  
SMTA sent by region
Africa14,680
Asia15,062
Europe22,600
Latin America and the Caribbean22,970
Near East1,064
North America1,492
Southwest Pacific229
SMTA received by region
Africa10,945
Asia20,798
Europe25,239
Latin America and the Caribbean9,381
Near East6,670
North America4,272
Southwest Pacific792
PGRFA sent by region
Africa875,323
Asia1,039,235
Europe710,140
Latin America and the Caribbean2,748,393
Near East168,320
North America65,101
Southwest Pacific6,512
PGRFA received by region
Africa1,046,376
Asia1,638,475
Europe1,051,108
Latin America and the Caribbean830,746
Near East623,050
North America355,838
Southwest Pacific67,431

List of countries by region