Illegal smuggling is a business of exploitation bringing in billions each year. What are the most popular items on the global black market?
Wildlife trade: what is it?
“Wildlife trade is any sale or exchange of wild animal and plant resources by people.”
Cocaine, Heroin, Cannabis, Ecstasy: How Big is the Global Drug Trade?
“How big is the drug trade?”
The Illicit Arms Trade in Africa
“In Africa and elsewhere, the illicit trade in small arms and light weapons is opaque, amorphous and dynamic.”
Human Trafficking Is Still Globe’s Fastest-Growing Crime Despite Increased Awareness
“Federal officials may be paying closer attention to the dangers of human trafficking, but the crime remains an ever-growing illegal activity around the globe.”
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