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You are here: Home Fighting crime How the CCC fights crime Drugs in Queensland Individual drug market profiles
You are here: Home Fighting crime How the CCC fights crime Drugs in Queensland Individual drug market profiles

Individual drug market profiles

Each of the following profiles briefly describes the drug in question and outlines the main features of that market in Queensland. These include the factors influencing changes in demand and supply, the degree of involvement by organised crime, and the associated harms.

Drug/commodity

Threat

Organised crime presence

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Methylamphetamine

(ice)

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Very high with an increasing market trend

Significant
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MDMA

(ecstasy)

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High with an increasing market trend
Significant
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Cannabis

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High with a stable market trend
Significant
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Heroin

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High with a stable market trend
Significant
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Cocaine

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High with a stable market trend
Significant
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New and emerging psychoactive substances

(synthetic cannabis)

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Medium with a stable market trend
Limited
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Illicit pharmaceuticals

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Medium with a stable market trend
Limited
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Performance and image enhancing drugs

(steroids)

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Medium with an increasing market trend
Limited, increasing
Last updated: 10 June 2016

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