Maine took almost four years to initiate its first adult-use sale since the state first legalized cannabis.
The first month of sales in the Pine Tree State brought powerful results.
Friday, Oct. 9, marked the first day of recreational marijuana sales. Through Nov. 8, licensed cannabis retailers sold more than $1.4 million worth of cannabis products, according to Metrc data released by the Maine Office of Marijuana Policy.
This preliminary data also revealed that usable marijuana accounted for 76% of the sales, cannabis concentrates made for 14% of the sales, and the rest 10% formed infused …