Canadian provinces may seek delay in recreational cannabis rollout

Canada’s premiers said they will request more time to launch their recreational marijuana industries if the federal government doesn’t address several outstanding issues this year – including concerns over supply and the black market. The move threatens to derail the timing of Canada’s plans to launch a recreational cannabis industry next summer, which could create challenges for businesses and entrepreneurs hoping to capitalize on the new market. But Prime Minister Justin Trudeau told reporters immediately after the premiers released their statement Wednesday that the country will stick to its initial timeline. The federal government also recently revealed it has a ... Canadian provinces may seek delay in recreational cannabis rollout is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs