Do Medical Marijuana Sales Plummet When Recreational Cannabis Stores Open? - Arizona Booms on Rec as Medical Fizzles

Do Medical Marijuana Sales Plummet When Recreational Cannabis Stores Open? – Arizona Booms on Rec as Medical Fizzles

According to reports from the AZ Mirror, while referencing figures from the Department of Revenue in Arizona, sales of medical marijuana in the state fell to slightly less than forty-five million dollars in May, which is the lowest recorded since January 2021, when they began to allow adults to buy cannabis for recreational use, while the first estimates by tax collectors place sales of recreational cannabis at $76.5 million, which is the fifth time sales of adult-use cannabis exceeded the seventy million dollars mark.