Global Synthetic Drugs Assessment - Amphetamine Type Substances and new psychoactive substances

This report provides an analysis of the global synthetic drugs market, including both Amphetamine-Type Stimulants and New Psychoactive Substances. It aims to provide an improved understanding of the problem based on scientific evidence and experiences that show the complex interplay between the demand for and the supply of ATS in different contexts. Regional overviews highlighting the more relevant problems related to ATS and NPS in Africa, East/South-West Asia, Oceania and the Pacific, Europe, the Middle East, North America, South Central America and the Caribbean, Western and Central Asia are also provided, as well as the recent trends in precursor chemicals used in the manufacture of ATS and synthetic drugs.


UN document ID number: N/A
Publication date: May 2014
Number of pages: 76
File type: PDF
Languages: English