Canada-primarily based Canopy Development plans to enhance its investment in U.S. hemp to as considerably as $500 million by expanding beyond present operations in New York state, the business not too long ago announced.
Canopy stated it appears to move into two or 3 other states in the USA as state-by-state regulatory environments develop into additional clear.
Canopy Development, Smith Falls, Ontario earlier announced a $100-150 million investment in a hemp processing operation in New York immediately after getting awarded a license from the state in January.
“We’ll do it state by state correct now, due to the fact what has to occur is the state wants to regulate what is permissible for CBD,” Canopy Development CEO Bruce Linton told Yahoo Finance. “So we’ll in all probability have 3 or 4 states that have huge populations and progressive leadership who want to have hemp develop into element of their actual job creation industrial platform.”