Germplasm Flow

Updated 21-09-2019

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 76,409
Provider Countries 47
Recipient Countries 181
Sent to Contracting Parties 62,255
Sent to non-Contracting Parties 14,154
With non-Annex 1 crops to developing countries 3,497
PGRFA Material (Accessions)
Total 5,503,748  
Annex 1 crops 5,239,059 95%
Non-Annex 1 crops 264,689 5%
PGRFA under development 1,413,921  
Sent to Contracting Parties 4,380,829
Sent to non-Contracting Parties 1,122,614
Non Art.15 Providers 482,930
SMTA by acceptance
Click-wrap24,78732%
Signed14,98219%
Shrink-wrap36,64047%
SMTA by Recipient type
Individual30,19139%
Organization43,20956%
Not specified3,0093%
Users
Total 2449  
Registered last year 2,086  
Registered this year 363  
Individuals 1,476 60%
Legal entities 973 40%
Number of Providers 70  
Number of Recipients 6,318  
SMTA sent by region
Africa17,914
Asia14,118
Europe19,959
Latin America and the Caribbean21,916
Near East1,055
North America1,221
Southwest Pacific226
SMTA received by region
Africa10,955
Asia20,256
Europe22,835
Latin America and the Caribbean8,938
Near East8,808
North America3,855
Southwest Pacific762
PGRFA sent by region
Africa1,064,328
Asia979,807
Europe630,478
Latin America and the Caribbean2,612,082
Near East167,724
North America43,352
Southwest Pacific5,977
PGRFA received by region
Africa1,029,617
Asia1,584,680
Europe979,941
Latin America and the Caribbean776,550
Near East741,034
North America326,363
Southwest Pacific65,563

List of countries by region