E/INCB/2014/4


UNITED NATIONS PUBLICATION
Sales No. E.15.XI.4
ISBN: 978-92-1-148280-5
eISBN 987-92-1-057173-9

 

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Precursors and chemicals frequently used in the illicit manufacture of narcotic drugs and psychotropic substances

Report of the International Narcotics Control Board for 2014 on the Implementation of Article 12 of the United Nations Convention against Illicit Traffic in Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances of 1988

Foreword by the INCB President

Preface

Contents

Explanatory notes

Summary

Chapter

  1. Introduction
  2. Making precursor control fit for 2019 and beyond (a contribution to the special session of the General Assembly in 2016)
    1. From 1988 to 1998: the first 10 years and the General Assembly's special session devoted to international efforts to fight drug abuse and drug trafficking
    2. Situation in 2009
    3. Situation in 2014
    4. Possible solutions
  3. Action taken by Governments and the International Narcotics Control Board
    1. Scope of control
    2. Adherence to the 1988 Convention
    3. Reporting to the Board pursuant to article 12 of the 1988 Convention
    4. Legislation and control measures
    5. Submission of data on licit trade in, uses of and requirements for precursors
    6. Annual legitimate requirements for import of precursors of amphetamine-type stimulants
    7. Controls over international trade
    8. Activities and achievements in international precursor control
    9. Precursors Incident Communication System
  4. Extent of licit trade in precursors and the latest trends in precursor trafficking
    1. Substances used in the illicit manufacture of amphetamine-type stimulants
    2. Substances used in the illicit manufacture of cocaine
    3. Substances used in the illicit manufacture of heroin
    4. Substances used in the illicit manufacture of other narcotic drugs and psychotropic substances
    5. Substances used in the manufacture of non-scheduled substances of abuse
  5. Conclusions

  Glossary

 

Annexes

  1. Parties and non-parties to the 1988 Convention, by region, as at 1 November 2014
  2. Annual legitimate requirements for ephedrine, pseudoephedrine, 3,4-methylenedioxyphenyl-2-propanone and 1-phenyl-2-propanone, substances frequently used in the manufacture of amphetamine-type stimulants.
  3. Substances in Tables I and II of the 1988 Convention
  4. Use of scheduled substances in the illicit manufacture of narcotic drugs and psychotropic substances
  5. Treaty provisions for the control of substances frequently used in the illicit manufacture of narcotic drugs and psychotropic substances
  6. Regional grouping
  7. Submission of information by Governments pursuant to article 12 of the 1988 Convention (form D) for the years 2009 - 2013
  8. Seizures of substances in Tables I and II of he 1988 Convention as reported to the International Narcotics Control Board, 2009-2013 ( Seizures for the past years in Table I and Table II)
  9. Submission of information by Governments on licit trade in and legitimate uses of and requirements for substances in Tables I and II of the 1988 Convention for the years 2009-2013
  10. Governments that have requested pre-export notifications pursuant to article 12, paragraph 10 (a), of the 1988 Convention (to obtain the latest information, visit the following link: http://www.incb.org/incb/en/precursors/precursors/annex_x.html)
  11. Licit uses of the substances in Tables I and II of the 1988 Convention

 

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