Illicit Trade

Project Alpha researches illicit trade,  to better understand how proliferation networks work, illicit trade is conducted, and how to combat illicit trade effectively.

We regularly carry out research on proliferation case studies and produce manufacturing base reports as a way of furthering understanding of illicit proliferation.

Illicit trade and associated proliferation networks can be combated by improving the implementation of trade controls and improving compliance by countries and companies.

Improving the implementation of non-proliferation controls