Hemp industry set to balloon to $2 billion in 10 years

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Newstalk ZB,
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Mon, 14 Sep 2020, 3:24PM
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Hemp industry set to balloon to $2 billion in 10 years

Author
Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Mon, 14 Sep 2020, 3:24PM

Hemp, could it become New Zealand's next billion dollar industry? 

According to a recent report the industry could see a massive leap from $30 million to $2 billion in just 10 years.

New Zealand Hemp Industries Association Chair Richard Barge joined Mike Hosking to talk about hemp's potential growth in NZ, and what effects the outcome of the upcoming cannabis referendum will have on the industry.

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