2016 EU Drug Markets Report: In-depth Analysis

This is the HTML (online) version of the 2016 EU Drug Markets Report: In-depth Analsysi. The 2016 EU Drug Markets Report provides a unique insight into the operation of illicit drug markets in the EU. The report assesses the impact of the drug market on society and the factors driving it. It explores the market for cannabis, heroin, cocaine, amphetamines, MDMA and new psychoactive substances. Understanding these hidden markets, and the actors involved, is essential to making sound policy decisions with lasting impact. The report combines the analytical power of the EMCDDA’s drug monitoring system with Europol’s operational intelligence on trends in organised crime.

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Foreword Executive summary Introduction Acknowledgements Overview Chapter 1: Ramifications of the drugs market Chapter 2: Drivers of drug market developments Chapter 3: Cannabis Chapter 4: Heroin and other opioids Chapter 5: Cocaine Chapter 6: Amphetamine, methamphetamine and MDMA Chapter 7: New psychoactive substances Chapter 8: Drug supply reduction References Annex