Precursors Annual Report 2022

In accordance with the Board's mandate under the United Nations Convention against Illicit Traffic in Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances of 1988, the annual reports on precursors provide an overview of the most important actions taken to implement article 12 of that Convention and to strengthen the functioning of the international precursor control system in any given year. The reports also provide a detailed account of the latest trends and developments in legitimate international trade and in trafficking in precursor chemicals under international control, as well as their non-scheduled substitutes and alternatives.

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2022 Annual Report on Precursors

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

United Nations Publications

Sales No.: E.22.XI.7

ISBN: 978-92-1-148372-7

eISBN: 978-92-1-001393-2

United Nations, New York 2023

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Precursors Annual Report 2022 - Illustrated Summary



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