Cannabis contribution to GDP in Canada

Statistics Canada (StatCan) reported that the contribution of Canada’s cannabis industry to GDP increased to $7.24bn in August 2019. Since October 2018, when cannabis was legalised, legal cannabis contributions to GDP have increased by 138% to $3.0bn whilst the contribution of the illicit trade has fallen by 20% to $4.18bn

Source: https://www.bnnbloomberg.ca/cannabis-canada-pot-industry-added-nearly-7-24b-to-gdp-in-august-statscan-says-1.1397728