MJ Biz reports..

Canadian sales of legal adult-use cannabis grew by 5.2% from July to August, reaching a monthly total of 244.9 million Canadian dollars ($186.9 million).

The monthly record for Canadian marijuana sales implies an annualized market worth more than CA$2.9 billion.

Statistics Canada’s retail trade data for August tracked sales in all 10 provinces, plus the Northwest Territories and Yukon.

In Ontario, recreational cannabis sales grew by 10.9% on a monthly basis to CA$66.9 million.

Canadian cannabis sales grow to nearly CA$245 million in August