Coca plants have been cultivated in Mexico, believed to be a first in the history of cocaine trafficking. It could mean a tectonic shift for Latin America drug gangs.
Cocaine is once again front and center in Mexico‘s drug trafficking industry. In contrast to other illicit drugs such as marijuana, heroin, and methamphetamine, the amount of cocaine seized by Mexico ‘s army skyrocketed during the first half of 2015.
Jul 30, 2012 · How Latin America is reinventing the war on drugs Frustrated with US dictates, countries across the region are floating new ideas to curb drug trafficking, from ‘soft’ enforcement to …
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TBY recently gathered some of Mexico’s top business leaders to discuss integrating SMEs into international value chains, the responsibilities of the public and private sectors, and the importance of SME development for Mexico.
In one segment, Mark Johnson, cofounder of a small New Mexico–based data-science shop called Descartes Labs, appeared alongside James Weed, head of global analytics at 153-year-old Cargill, to talk about how their firms are working together to use geospatial analytics to …
Cocaine is only a part of their business because the lengthy border with the United States is the most efficient way to bring to market goods produced in Colombia, Peru, and Bolivia by other
Coca is also used to make cocaine. To American society, from White House officials to worried parents, the nation’s drug problems start in places like the back fields of the Chapare, where neat rows of coca’s spindly bushes, bursting with bright green leaves, stand head high.
Citizen security and drug trafficking: tracing the connections By Ivan Briscoe On June 5, 2012 The existence of a strong link between international drug trafficking and extreme violence would seem, on the surface, to be an unarguable truth.
Everything that has happened for good and bad in the city is explained, says Mejía, «by the fact that it lies at the crossroads of routes in the cocaine- trafficking business».
Once it passes through Mexico, a kilogram of cocaine is worth $16,000 in the border towns of northern Mexico, and it will fetch between $24,000 and $27,000 wholesale on the street in the United
Nov 10, 2016 · Mexican drug cartels are making billions of dollars by flooding America with cocaine and other drugs. Ioan Grillo, author of «Gangster Warlords,» breaks down what drug traffickers invest and the
Jun 17, 2012 · The drug war in Mexico has claimed more than 50,000 lives since 2006. But what tends to get lost amid coverage of this epic bloodletting is just how effective the drug business has become.
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