Fake Drugs in China in 2012

According to statistics from public health programs and security agencies in China, over 20,000 people were arrested in 2012 for producing and selling counterfeit drugs.

The authorities investigated 14,000 cases that involved $2.56 Billion (16 Billion Yuan) in medicine value.

Source:  Xinhua, “14,000 counterfeit drug cases cracked,” China.org.cn, February 20, 2013.