Mexico drug trade hits local economy

Farmers and tour operators in Sinaloa say their trade potential is being limited by drug traffickers.

    The Mexican state of Sinaloa has become synonymous with drug trafficking. 

    But the state's economy also revolves around legitimate farming and tourism, industries that are now under threat by drug traffickers and their allies.

    Al Jazeera's Adam Raney reports from Culiacia, Mexico.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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