Trade Association Formed to Advocate for CBD Industry in the UK

November 6, 2019 16:00:55

A new trade association will be formed in the UK, mainly geared at bringing together leading businesses and experts committed to fostering a legally compliant, socially responsible and innovative CBD industry. The release of a report titled CBD in the UK: An Unregulated Marketplace led to extensive consultations with stakeholders over a six-month period, resulting in the launch of the trade association dubbed the Association for the Cannabinoid Industry (ACI).

The initiative is led by the Center for Medicinal Cannabis (CMC) which has been reviewing the UK CBD industry for the past six months. The review entailed commissioning a comprehensive market sizing exercise, a product testing review and an opinion poll to find out…


About CBDWire

CBDWire (CBDW) is a specialized information provider focused on (1) reporting CBD-related news and updates, (2) releasing CBDNewsBreaks crafted to keep investors abreast of the latest and greatest in the CBD market, (3) refining and enhancing corporate press releases, (4) delivering end-to-end distribution and social media services to client-partners and (5) constructing effective corporate communication solutions based on the unique requirements of CBD companies. CBDW is exclusively positioned in the burgeoning CBD sector with a proven team of journalists and researchers working to deliver high quality content to an expansive target audience of investors, consumers and industry news outlets. Our dissemination network of over 5,000 downstream distribution points allows us to deliver unparalleled reach, visibility and recognition to companies operating in both cannabidiol and the wider cannabis space. CBDWire (CBDW) is where CBD news, content and information converge.

To receive instant SMS alerts, text CBDWire to 21000 (U.S. Mobile Phones Only)

For more information please visit

Please see full terms of use and disclaimers on the CBDWire website applicable to all content provided by CBDW, wherever published or re-published:

Do you have a questions or are you interested in working with CNW? Ask Our Editor

Denver, Colorado
303.498.7722 Office