Why China Is Betting Big on CBD | WSJ



As products made with CBD, or cannabidiol, take off in the U.S., Chinese entrepreneurs are looking cash in. The WSJ visited China’s cannabis heartland to see how they are navigating this highly sensitive industry as they try to turn their country into a CBD superpower.

Photo composite: Sharon Shi. Video: Clément Bürge

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46 comments

  1. Vile corporations jumping onto the sacred herb bandwagon. Wouldn’t dream of buying their garbage.

  2. If you want to help yourself, just google Weedborn. I know you will find good solutions for all your discomforts there.

  3. Can China just legalized the CBD and be done with it? They're not doing themselves any favors by just allowing production.

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  5. china : how to control world ?
    china: let's do way uk did with us opium (hoff)
    china: let's do it with cbd

  6. Support US hemp CBD farmers and buy local! Or start selling your own hemp CBD products in your community!

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  8. Mmnn naaa il pass…buy organic from the U.S or Canada instead…even Mexico at some point, they need to legalize asap. We have more than enough land mass and quality soil to grow top grade weed. At least you won't end up smoking plastic…

  9. I bet some them Chinese people in that province b smoking the weed that gets rejected ! Let me guess the presidents weed smoking uncle that spent years living in new Amsterdam!

  10. When they fully embrace the logic behind the CBD Medicine it might give a massive break on many endangered species targeted by the pseudoscience Chinese medicine

  11. With China's quality control issues and so many other reasons I would never use any such product from China.

  12. …It’s grown in China, they said. Our new sworn enemy, they said. Ingesting it is perfectly safe, they said. It’s all brought to you by the same people that brought street opioids to America, they said…

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