Germplasm Flow

Updated 14-07-2024

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 109,975
Provider Countries 65
Recipient Countries 187
Sent to Contracting Parties 97,287
Sent to non-Contracting Parties 12,688
With non-Annex 1 crops to developing countries 4,475
PGRFA Material (Accessions)
Total 6,921,663  
Annex 1 crops 6,581,529 95%
Non-Annex 1 crops 340,134 5%
PGRFA under development 1,567,195  
Sent to Contracting Parties 5,925,119
Sent to non-Contracting Parties 996,098
Non Art.15 Providers 921,451
SMTA by acceptance
Click-wrap52,19347%
Signed19,80218%
Shrink-wrap37,98034%
SMTA by Recipient type
Individual54,83949%
Organization52,12747%
Not specified3,0092%
Users
Total 23361  
Registered last year 18,355  
Registered this year 5,006  
Individuals 21,200 91%
Legal entities 2,161 9%
Number of Providers 455  
Number of Recipients 25,627  
SMTA sent by region
Africa16,225
Asia18,528
Europe45,049
Latin America and the Caribbean25,016
Near East2,745
North America1,958
Southwest Pacific454
SMTA received by region
Africa12,992
Asia24,662
Europe48,441
Latin America and the Caribbean10,356
Near East7,277
North America5,172
Southwest Pacific1,075
PGRFA sent by region
Africa992,612
Asia1,297,182
Europe968,060
Latin America and the Caribbean3,066,040
Near East457,974
North America128,142
Southwest Pacific11,653
PGRFA received by region
Africa1,274,163
Asia2,016,699
Europe1,430,830
Latin America and the Caribbean910,945
Near East731,904
North America472,205
Southwest Pacific84,917

List of countries by region