Border Business Report Season 1 EP3: Business of Cannabis
By bOpit SNM
In this episode, Host Steve Chavira discusses business of Cannabis. Without a doubt Cannabis is considered one of two industries that is creating the biggest economic impact and job creation in the country. The state of New Mexico has a 10-year old Medical Cannabis Program. Medical marijuana sales for 2016 were $97.9 million, just shy of 100 million. Projected medical cannabis sales for New Mexico by 2021 are $131.3 million. Steve also discusses the opportunities for start-up’s and existing businesses that are part of this new emerging industry.