Washington: Cannabis Sales Exceed $1.1 Billion In 2017

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WASHINGTON:  Retail marijuana sales in Washington state exceeded one billion dollars during the first nine months of 2017, according to data compiled by the State Liquor and Cannabis Board.

Retail sales now stand at record highs, with monthly sales exceeding $130 million – up from $106 million in February. Overall, year-to-date marijuana sales in Washington are $1,101,853,539.

In Colorado, retail cannabis sales exceeded $1 billion during the first eight months of 2017.

In Nevada, adult use retailers have sold an estimated $60 million worth of marijuana products in just the first two months of the program’s existence.


For more information, contact Justin Strekal, NORML Political Director, at (202) 483-5500.

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