Is Legal Marijuana a Seasonal Industry?

By Samuel Taube I’m sure all of our readers can name a few seasonal industries.

Tourism and hospitality earnings obviously fluctuate throughout the year. Some energy companies are affected by annual shifts between summer-blend and winter-blend gasoline. And it’s no secret that many retailers make most of their money in the last three months of the year.

But did you know that legal marijuana sales are also seasonal?

They sure are.

This week’s chart – compiled by Marijuana Business Daily using data from the Colorado Department of Revenue – shows a consistent surge in marijuana sales in the spring and summer and a drop-off in the fall.

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