Medical & Recreational Marijuana Growing Industry Report




About the Industry

This industry’s establishments grow marijuana for medical and recreational use. Most operators are nonprofit collectives that provide medical marijuana to other collective members. Transactions are typically conducted on a donation basis because the sale and distribution of marijuana is illegal in most states that permit medical marijuana. The industry also includes operators in Colorado and Washington, which grow medical and recreational marijuana on a for-profit basis.

The primary activities of this industry are:
Growing marijuana for medical use
Growing marijuana for legal recreational use

The major products and services in this industry are:
Indica marijuana products
Sativa marijuana products
Hybrid marijuana products

Table of Contents

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Impact Update 3
About This Industry 5
Industry Definition 5
Major Players 5
Main Activities 5
Supply Chain 6
Industry at a Glance 7
Executive Summary 9
Industry Performance 10
Key External Drivers 10
Current Performance 11
Industry Outlook 14
Outlook 14
Industry Life Cycle 16
Products & Markets 17
Supply Chain 17
Products & Services 17
Major Markets 18
Business Locations 19
Competitive Landscape 21
Market Share Concentration 21
Key Success Factors 21
Cost Structure Benchmarks 21
Basis of Competition 23
Barriers to Entry 24
Industry Globalization 26
Major Companies 27
Other Companies 27
Operating Conditions 28
Capital Intensity 28
Technology & Systems 28
Revenue Volatility 29
Regulation & Policy 29
Industry Assistance 31
Key Statistics 32
Industry Data 32
Annual Change 32
Key Ratios 32
Industry Financial Ratios 33
Additional Resources 34
Additional Resources 34
Industry Jargon 34
Glossary 34