During the last 18 years the global area of biotech crops increased more than 100-fold to 175 Million Has. 27 countries planted biotech crops in 2013. The US continues to be the largest producer of biotech crops, followed by Brazil and Argentina .
Total Increase of Biotech Crops Worldwide
Top 5 Countries Planting Biotech Crops
Adoption by Crop (% of Global Biotech Planting)
 C. James, 2013 ISAAA Report on Global Status of Biotech/GM Crops, International Service for the Acquisition Of Agri-biotech Applications (ISAAA), 2013.
Also of interest:
- Clever Picture: GM Crops,
ChemViews Mag. 2013.
- ISAAA Infographic on Benefits of Biotech Crops