The report says that as Canada’s cannabis exports soar at least one unamed foreign government “plans to make a formal appeal to federal officials in Ottawa, Marijuana Business Daily has learned.”

The report goes on to say….. Industry sources say Health Canada, the government body tasked with regulating imports and exports of cannabis, has not allowed commercial medical cannabis into the country, often with little or no explanation.

That has set the stage for unfair competition, some executives and government sources say, while at the same time depriving Canadian patients of lower-cost medical cannabis alternatives.

Shane Morris of Ottawa-based Morris and Associates Consulting said federal law and regulations allow for medical cannabis imports, but in practice, he is not aware of any commercial imports having taken place.

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Canada accused of cannabis ‘protectionism’ by blocking imports – even as exports soar