Global drug market overview

Thousands of kilograms of narcotic substances are trafficked around the world every day. Drugs are deadly, trafficking deteriorates society, feeds organized crime and heats up corruption

Traffickers hide behind the presumption of innocence and it's difficult to prove guilt: we are outnumbered. Too large amounts, too time consuming process and requires too specific lab-only conditions. Traffickers aren’t picky on means to grow their revenues.

Here's a short overview of global drug market.

Revenue segmentation of illegal drug market

Market size by drug type




Number of users





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