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Uruguay: CBD and Cannabis Regulation, August 2022

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  • 18 Pages
  • August 2022
  • Region: Uruguay
  • CBD Intel
  • ID: 5655674
Uruguay is on a path to becoming of the main cannabis-exporting countries in the world. The country is planning to boost its recreational cannabis market and attract tourism by allowing non-residents access to both recreational and medical cannabis.

Changes are also expected with medical cannabis, with new regulation that could be passed by the end of the year. We could also see changes in CBD regulation with possible allowance for CBD to be used in foods.

This report provides a detailed overview of the regulatory framework in place in Uruguay for hemp, cannabis and CBD.

Table of Contents

1 Executive summary

2 Outlook

3 Hemp and CBD

4 Extracts and synthetics as finished products

5 Finished products containing CBD and extracts

6 Import and export requirements

7 Minor cannabinoids

8 Medical cannabis

9 Recreational cannabis

10 Relevant laws

11 Relevant bodies


General Methodology/Sources

  • Consumer and market participant (manufacturer/brand) surveys.
  • Consolidation of publicly available information.
  • Legal tracking through legal database checking and sourcing information from government regulators and other law-making bodies.
  • Pricing and product information from online and offline retail data gathering, including local fieldwork teams.
  • Findings from key industry events and interviews with leading market players and opinion leaders.
  • Partnerships with leading research agencies.
  • Quantitative and qualitative research and client collaborations.
  • Cross-referenced data between markets.
  • Tamarind Media proprietary market model.

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