Counterfeit drugs and medicines are worth an estimated $650 Million in Mexico.
In Russia, counterfeit drugs comprise of 3.5 percent to 12 percent of the total pharmaceutical drug market. Some experts believe it to be as high as 20 percent in the year 2005.
Counterfeit drugs in Kenya is estimated to be wroth $130 Million.
Up to 30 percent of the medicines and drugs sold in Africa are counterfeit.
According to the International Policy Network, some drug products in China “have a counterfeit prevalence ranging between 50 and 85 percent.”
Number of counterfeit drugs seized in Finland by security agencies in the first part of 2007.