Global adoption rate for major biotech crops worldwide 2018, by type

This statistic depicts the adoption of GM technology among selected major crops worldwide in 2018. In that year, the global adoption rate for biotech soybean amounted to 50 percent.

Adoption of GM technology among selected major crops worldwide in 2018, by type*

Percentage of total crop
Soybean50%
Corn30.7%
Cotton13%
Canola5.3%
Other1%
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Source

Release date

June 2019

Region

Worldwide

Survey time period

2018

Supplementary notes


The publication does not provide an exact publication date. The given date is the date accessed.

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