Germplasm Flow

Updated 22-11-2017

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 63,176
Provider Countries 39
Recipient Countries 179
Sent to Contracting Parties 51,396
Sent to non-Contracting Parties 11,780
With non-Annex 1 crops to developing countries 2,819
PGRFA Material (Accessions)
Total 4,293,535  
Annex 1 crops 4,083,034 95%
Non-Annex 1 crops 210,480 5%
PGRFA under development 1,188,260  
Sent to Contracting Parties 3,435,309
Sent to non-Contracting Parties 858,026
Non Art.15 Providers 377,364
SMTA by acceptance
Click-wrap20,81132%
Signed12,07319%
Shrink-wrap30,29247%
SMTA by Recipient type
Individual28,24644%
Organization31,92250%
Not specified3,0084%
Users
Total 1632  
Registered last year 1,309  
Registered this year 323  
Individuals 952 58%
Legal entities 680 42%
Number of Providers 55  
Number of Recipients 6,097  
SMTA sent by region
Africa16,293
Asia11,445
Europe14,468
Latin America and the Caribbean19,860
Near East11
North America1,065
Southwest Pacific34
SMTA received by region
Africa9,253
Asia17,133
Europe17,628
Latin America and the Caribbean7,711
Near East7,660
North America3,273
Southwest Pacific518
PGRFA sent by region
Africa921,532
Asia829,236
Europe383,325
Latin America and the Caribbean2,125,152
Near East30
North America33,453
Southwest Pacific807
PGRFA received by region
Africa801,916
Asia1,305,578
Europe656,507
Latin America and the Caribbean629,620
Near East616,805
North America231,026
Southwest Pacific52,083

List of countries by region