Opium seizures in Afghanistan

Although 90 percent of the world’s opium comes from Afghanistan, less than 2 percent of the world supply is seized in the country.

By contrast, the world’s largest cocaine producer, Colombia, seizes more than 20 percent of the world’s supply.

(Additional heroin facts.)

Source:  United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime, “Afghan opium production in significant decline,” September 2, 2009.