Sixgill threat Intelligence report

The Corona High: COVID-19’s Boost to the Underground Illicit Drug Economy

May 13, 2020

The coronavirus pandemic has caused nearly wholesale damage to the economy, across industries and geographies. But there is one industry where business is booming.

The global exodus of populations off the streets and into their homes had wide-ranging ramifications for the supply chains and business protocols of the illicit drug trade- which has experienced a growth spurt of 495% between December and April!

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