Gas smuggling activities bring in 100,000 liters of gas into Thailand every day from Malaysia.
According to a report in The Guardian, a smuggling organization in Iraq is estimated to make about $5 million a week from smuggling oil.
40 to 50 percent of the profits from gas smuggling is believed to end up in the hands of insurgents.
In 2007, up to 100,000 barrels of oil was sold everyday by oil smugglers in Nigeria.
$4 billion worth of gas was smuggled out of Iraq in 2005.
An Iraqi Parliamentary Committee stated that the country faces $5 Billion in losses to oil smuggling.
Gas smuggling causes the Bolivian Government to lose $55 Million a year.
In 2008 at least one-third of fuel from Iraq’s largest refinery is being diverted to the black market. The proceeds from the sale were being used to support in insurgency against American troops.