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United Nations Environment Programme Ozone Secretariat, 2007.
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CFC production and consumption in 2005
Emmanuelle Bournay, UNEP/GRID-Arendal
It was once quoted in the US as being second in value only to cocaine. A 2006 estimate indicated that CFCs alone accounted for 7,000 to 14,000 tonnes of this trade, valued at US$ 25 to US$ 60 million. The disparity in production and consumption has created problems around the world.