Fentanyl seizures increase fivefold in Mexico

Official government drug statistics for 2020 suggest there was a 486% rise in the number of fentanyl seizures in Mexico. According to Mexico’s Ministry of Defence, in 2020 1,301 kilograms of fentanyl were seized and 175 laboratories involved in fentanyl production were destroyed.

Source: https://www.insightcrime.org/news/analysis/mexico-fentanyl-crisis-2020/