Germplasm Flow

Updated 19-02-2018

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 64,405
Provider Countries 40
Recipient Countries 179
Sent to Contracting Parties 52,470
Sent to non-Contracting Parties 11,935
With non-Annex 1 crops to developing countries 2,966
PGRFA Material (Accessions)
Total 4,355,811  
Annex 1 crops 4,138,371 95%
Non-Annex 1 crops 217,419 5%
PGRFA under development 1,215,967  
Sent to Contracting Parties 3,489,303
Sent to non-Contracting Parties 866,203
Non Art.15 Providers 379,827
SMTA by acceptance
Click-wrap20,90632%
Signed12,84019%
Shrink-wrap30,65947%
SMTA by Recipient type
Individual28,68244%
Organization32,71550%
Not specified3,0084%
Users
Total 1724  
Registered last year 1,670  
Registered this year 54  
Individuals 1,012 59%
Legal entities 712 41%
Number of Providers 57  
Number of Recipients 6,112  
SMTA sent by region
Africa16,523
Asia12,395
Europe14,506
Latin America and the Caribbean19,871
Near East11
North America1,065
Southwest Pacific34
SMTA received by region
Africa9,511
Asia17,962
Europe17,709
Latin America and the Caribbean7,733
Near East7,672
North America3,296
Southwest Pacific522
PGRFA sent by region
Africa928,409
Asia883,123
Europe384,633
Latin America and the Caribbean2,125,356
Near East30
North America33,453
Southwest Pacific807
PGRFA received by region
Africa809,235
Asia1,348,777
Europe665,092
Latin America and the Caribbean631,155
Near East617,981
North America231,440
Southwest Pacific52,131

List of countries by region