Sales of medical cannabis in British Columbia at record high

Legal cannabis retailers across British Columbia have reported record sales for 6 consecutive months. Statistics Canada revealed a seven-fold increase in sales between June 2019 and January 2020, rising from CA$4,230,000 (approx. US$3,208,253) in revenue to CA$29,393,000 (approx. US$22,293,000). The increase in sales has been attributed to growth among private retailers and a reduction in illicit supplies.