MDTO

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AcronymDefinition
MDTOMexican Drug Trafficking Organization
MDTOMajor Drug Trafficking Organization
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The most recent threat assessment indicates that the Mexican drug trafficking organizations pose the greatest drug trafficking threat to the United States, and this threat is driven partly by U.
the unrelenting spread of Mexican drug trafficking organizations is one of the greatest organized crime threats to U.
Additionally, the proceeds of Mexican drug trafficking organizations are laundered using variations of trade-based methods, particularly after Mexico placed restrictions in 2010 on amounts of U.
reports have characterized Mexican drug trafficking organizations as
Forest Service Law Enforcement and Investigations states: "The dramatic increase in marijuana production supported by Mexican Drug Trafficking Organizations [DTOs] is alarming.
The country continues to face substantial risk of money laundering by organized crime, including Japan's organized crime groups, Mexican drug trafficking organizations, and other domestic and international criminal elements.
Additionally, the proceeds of Mexican drug trafficking organizations are laundered using variations on trade-based methods, particularly after Mexico put restrictions on U.
However, there are continued indications of the presence of Mexican drug trafficking organizations operating in the Philippines as well as other parts of East Asia.
A small number of Mexican drug trafficking organizations (DTOs), often referred to as drug "cartels," (10) control the most significant drug distribution operations along the Southwest border.