Value of Cocaine Moved through West Africa between 2005-2007

Cocaine produced in South America is shipped across the Atlantic Ocean to Europe. Up to $7 Billion worth of cocaine was moved through West Africa on to the black market of Europe between 2005 and 2007.

(Coke prices by gram around the world.)

Source: Scott Kraft, “Guinea-Bissau: Cocaine’s traffic hub,” Los Angles Times, November 16, 2009.