Many Canadian are very excited that legal marijuana by 2018, however the rollout could be delayed.
Charles Sousa, Ontario’s Minister of Finance, said demand is “very high” and they want to make sure that when weed is legalized, there is enough of a supply so it curbs illegal sales.
Registered medical marijuana users have tripled since 2016 and the industry s trying to prepare for an entire nation of potential customers.
They are trying to speed up the process to legalize growers to help meet the expected demand. If that does not work they are looking at other options, including importing from the US.