Cannabis News Box

Brazil’s medical cannabis imports are on the rise

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

August 15, 2020

By the end of March, 18,650 patients had received authorization for medical cannabis in Brazil. Such colossal figures in the industry's early stages have led to a surge in imports of non-registered medical cannabis products. This is based on data released by the South American country’s health reg...

Brazil legalizes medical cannabis imports and domestic industrial hemp cultivation

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

December 20, 2019

A pharmaceutical regulator based in Brazil has given the go-ahead for medical cannabis products to be distributed across the South American country. Anvisa – which is essentially Brazil's version of the United States’ Food and Drug Administration (FDA) – made the decision to approve guidelines that allow ...