Opportunities in Hemp and CBD:
U.S. Hemp Legalization & How It Impacts the International Market

September 6, 2019| 8:00 am - 8:30 am

The 2018 U.S. Farm Bill was landmark legislation that changed the game not only for the U.S. hemp industry but also for the international market—specifically the cannabinoid supply chain. This session will look at issues that impact the global supply chain, including the novel foods concept in Europe, acres planted to hemp and production capability in the United States, how a crop becomes a commodity and the impact of commoditization on the global market.

You’ll get insights on:

  • The impacts of U.S. hemp legalization on importing and exporting hempseeds, biomass, hemp products and CBD.
  • How the U.S. hemp market compares to other markets in the global hemp industry.
  • Which countries and regions of the world will benefit most from U.S. hemp legalization.