Where Does The World Get Its Drugs?

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The global drug trade is a multi-billion dollar industry. So where do all these drugs come from?

Learn More:
Cocaine Smuggling in 2010
https://www.whitehouse.gov/sites/default/files/ondcp/international-partnerships-content/20_january_cocaine_smuggling_in_2010_for_posting_on_ondcp_webpage_2.pdf
“The amount of cocaine departing South America decreased in 2010 for a third straight year. ”

U.S. aims to slow meth imports from Mexico
http://www.cnn.com/2015/01/06/politics/meth-white-house-mexico/
“Call it “Breaking Bad” on the border, only bigger. Apparently much bigger.”

DrugFacts: Nationwide Trends
http://www.drugabuse.gov/publications/drugfacts/nationwide-trends
“The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) conducts the annual National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH), a major source of information on substance use, abuse, and dependence among Americans 12 years and older.”

Global drugs trade ‘as strong as ever’ as fight fails
http://www.cnbc.com/id/100957882
“The global drugs trade is evolving faster than authorities can cope with and as it spreads to new frontiers, the consensus on how to tackle global drugs trafficking, production and use is increasingly split.”

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