The drug trade is moving from the street to online cryptomarkets. Forced to compete on price and quality, sellers are upping their game

  • An online dealer who flogs dross gets bad reviews and loses clients.
  • For most drugs, though, cryptomarkets allow dealers to avoid the dangers they face on the street.
  • The main reason for the online price premium, though, appears to be that dark-web drugs are of higher quality.
  • Vendors split into two distinct groups: those who peddle drugs and those who do not (see chart 3).
  • Sellers are competing on price and quality, and seeking to build reputable brands.

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The drug trade is moving from the street to online cryptomarkets. Forced to compete on price and quality, sellers are upping their game


The drug trade is moving from the street to online cryptomarkets. Forced to compete on price and quality, sellers are upping their game