Cannabis News Europe


on March 17, 2020 in Cannabis News Europe

The CBD craze is about to roll over Europe

Submitted by Marijuana News While CBD seems to be everywhere and do everything in North America, from treating anxiety disorders in pets to putting the glow back in your complexion, in Europe, it is just hitting the radar. That’s probably because the legal framework in Europe surrounding CBD is so confusing. Each country in the European Union (EU) has different laws for CBD, despite the fact that they share the EU umbrella. Strain Insider has reported that the regulations between countries can be tricky. Those regulatory challenges are holding back cannabis and CBD companies from making major inroads in...

Submitted by Marijuana News While CBD seems to be everywhere and do everything in North America, from treating anxiety disorders in pets to putting the glow back in your complexion, in Europe, it is just hitting the radar. That’s...

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on March 17, 2020 in Cannabis News Europe

3 Major European Cannabis Markets Investors Need To Be Watching

Submitted by Marijuana News During the last year, we have seen a significant shift in the cannabis sector to where the market is considerably more focused on the international opportunity. Although Canada remains a great opportunity, the market is saturated, and distribution is limited. For this reason, we have seen a significant increase in the number of companies that are focused on the cannabis market in the European Union (EU). With a population that is twice the size of the US, we are bullish on the cannabis opportunity in the EU and believe that this will be the next...

Submitted by Marijuana News During the last year, we have seen a significant shift in the cannabis sector to where the market is considerably more focused on the international opportunity. Although Canada remains a great opportunity, the market is...

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on March 17, 2020 in Cannabis News Europe

CBD market on course to grow 400% in Europe alone

Submitted by Marijuana News Over the next five years, the global CBD market is expected to accelerate to $23.6bn, according to Grand View Research and Europe’s CBD market is set to grow by 400%. The growth of the CBD market in Europe is thanks to the growing adoption of CBD infused products in industries such as pharmaceuticals, personal care, cosmetics, nutraceuticals, along with medical applications. CBD is seeing monumental demand in Europe. In Europe alone, the market is on course to grow 400% over the next four years, according to the Brightfield Group. According to New Frontier Data‘s EU CBD Consumer Report: 2019 Overview,...

Submitted by Marijuana News Over the next five years, the global CBD market is expected to accelerate to $23.6bn, according to Grand View Research and Europe’s CBD market is set to grow by 400%. The growth of the CBD...

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on December 30, 2019 in Cannabis News Europe

Will This Be The Largest Hemp Farm In Europe?

Submitted by Marijuana News Details are emerging on proposals for a massive outdoor hemp farm and processing facility near the German city of Dresden in Europe. The German HempCo’s plans are centred around 1,235 acres of prime agricultural land (over 50 million sq ft) with an option for expansion into a further 4,900 acres – 2,000 hectares. This would make it the largest hemp farm in all of Europe. Details on the plans have been unveiled by Canadian firm Eurolife Brands – which has recently stated its intent to focus solely on the European market. It says it has...

Submitted by Marijuana News Details are emerging on proposals for a massive outdoor hemp farm and processing facility near the German city of Dresden in Europe. The German HempCo’s plans are centred around 1,235 acres of prime agricultural land...

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on December 30, 2019 in Cannabis News Europe

5 Cannabis Stocks That Could Capitalize On The Booming EU Cannabis Sector

Submitted by Marijuana News Read entire article here. During the last year, the cannabis sector has been in the middle of a major transition that has been centered around the expansion into new markets. The European Union (EU) has been a point of emphasis for these cannabis operators and we are favorably on this strategy for growth. When compared to the Canadian and US cannabis markets, the opportunity in the EU is much less saturated and is in the early innings of a major growth cycle. Currently, the production of cannabis is not allowed in most of Europe and...

Submitted by Marijuana News Read entire article here. During the last year, the cannabis sector has been in the middle of a major transition that has been centered around the expansion into new markets. The European Union (EU) has...

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on December 30, 2019 in Cannabis News Europe

New Research Highlights Europe’s Glaring CBD Differences

Submitted by Marijuana News The French are the most skeptical of CBD whilst their Swiss neighbors are the most engaged, new European research has revealed. The findings from New Frontier Data found French respondents are least likely to agree that CBD had valid medical uses – at 46% – nine points less than the rest of Europe. They are also the most likely to believe that CBD should only be available with a doctor’s recommendation, at 49%, compared to 36% on the rest of the continent. Meanwhile, in Switzerland and Austria more than half – 53% – are positive...

Submitted by Marijuana News The French are the most skeptical of CBD whilst their Swiss neighbors are the most engaged, new European research has revealed. The findings from New Frontier Data found French respondents are least likely to agree...

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on December 30, 2019 in Cannabis News Europe

German Medical Cannabis – A Model For Europe, As Prices Fall

Submitted by Marijuana News The success of the robust German medical cannabis program is an example for the rest of Europe, claims a newly-formed lobby group. As patients in other European jurisdictions struggle to access cannabis medicine, Germany is leading the way with over 142,000 prescriptions written in 2018. It is also leading the way in cutting prices with a new wholesale prices of 2.3 euros per gram set to substantially reduce the current cost of medical cannabis, reports the Mjbizdaily website. Sita Schubert, secretary general of The European Medicinal Cannabis Association (EUMCA) says the positive example of Germany...

Submitted by Marijuana News The success of the robust German medical cannabis program is an example for the rest of Europe, claims a newly-formed lobby group. As patients in other European jurisdictions struggle to access cannabis medicine, Germany is...

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on December 30, 2019 in Cannabis News Europe

What is stopping medical cannabis from being accepted in the UK?

Submitted by Marijuana News Following extensive public awareness campaigns and increased media pressure on the healthcare system, the legalisation of medical cannabis in November 2018 was hailed a monumental victory among clinicians and patients alike. The hope was that the UK had finally caught up with other progressive countries, embracing the potential for medical cannabis to treat a diverse array of ailments. In other leading Commonwealth nations – namely Canada and Australia – it is gaining popularity in leaps and bounds with medical patients who use it as a non-toxic, non-physiologically addictive alternative to powerful pharmaceutical drugs. Yet, the...

Submitted by Marijuana News Following extensive public awareness campaigns and increased media pressure on the healthcare system, the legalisation of medical cannabis in November 2018 was hailed a monumental victory among clinicians and patients alike. The hope was that...

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on November 30, 2019 in Cannabis News Europe

Cannabis companies are eyeing the opportunities in Europe

Submitted by Marijuana News The North American cannabis market is going through growing pains and companies focused on making profits from the new green gold experienced major losses. Meanwhile, in Europe, the emerging cannabis sector opens up new opportunities of expansion to companies like World High Life PLC (NEX:LIFE). It is time for a fresh look at the cannabis sector because while equity valuations and investor sentiment change, the cannabis market itself remains attractive. Canopy Growth (TSE:WEED) is the blue-chip cannabis market leader and the company that was the first to secure significant capital, when Constellation Brands Inc. (NYSE:STZ)...

Submitted by Marijuana News The North American cannabis market is going through growing pains and companies focused on making profits from the new green gold experienced major losses. Meanwhile, in Europe, the emerging cannabis sector opens up new opportunities...

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on November 30, 2019 in Cannabis News Europe

2019 Was A ‘Year Of Stagnation’ For Europe’s CBD Market

Submitted by Marijuana News Regulatory blockages are stymieing the growth of the European CBD industry, says one of the continent’s leading experts. Antonin Cohen has been involved in the European CBD and cannabis industry for the last decade, initially as an activist and later an entrepreneur. He produced his first product for the CBD and industrial hemp market in 2013 and is now the founder and CEO of Harmony. Speaking at the Global Cannabis Institute conference in London, last week, he said: “2019 looks like being a year of stagnation for the CBD industry in Europe, it is facing many...

Submitted by Marijuana News Regulatory blockages are stymieing the growth of the European CBD industry, says one of the continent’s leading experts. Antonin Cohen has been involved in the European CBD and cannabis industry for the last decade, initially...

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