Welcome to Cannabis Canada Industry Analysis (CCIA). Canada’s marijuana industry is setting the standard for the rest of the world.
The country’s decision to legalize medical marijuana at the federal level created a thriving and competitive market filled with large, sophisticated players that are expanding internationally at a rapid clip. And now Canada is poised to become the first G7 nation to legalize recreational cannabis.
The swift pace at which Canada’s marijuana sector is advancing has drawn the attention of investors, entrepreneurs and policymakers from the United States and abroad, many of whom may be unfamiliar with the unique dynamics of these burgeoning new industries.