A Colorado reviews reveals marijuana gross sales within the state have exceeded $1 billion as of August of this 12 months, with tax income from these gross sales reaching $200 million.
The Denver Submit reviews the state Division of Income report signifies medical and leisure marijuana gross sales are on observe to interrupt final 12 months’s report of greater than $1.5 billion.
This 12 months’s mixed gross sales reached the billion-dollar mark on the earliest level within the 4 years leisure marijuana has been authorized within the state.
Complete gross sales by way of August 2017 reached greater than $996 million.
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Based on the Marijuana Enforcement Division’s 2018 Mid-Yr Replace, the trade’s sizzling spots are in Denver, Boulder, El Paso and Pueblo counties, rising 80 per cent of all vegetation within the state as of June.