There has been nearly $1.3 billion in legal cannabis sold in Washington state so far this year. This is according to new data released by Washington’s Liquor and Cannabis Board.
The over $1.2 billion in cannabis sold in 2016 has resulted in over $240 million in taxes for the state.
According to the Liquor and Cannabis Board, they’ve distributed 462 licensed for cannabis retail outlets and 915 licenses for producers/processors. Further data on Washington’s legal cannabis industry can be found by clicking here.