Last month, Uruguay-based Fotmer Life Sciences exported a large shipment of medical cannabis to Portugal. This came about six months after Fortmer shipped one metric ton of high-THC cannabis flower to the same country. The 2019 shipment of high-THC flower was believed to have been the largest ever amount of cannabis flower exported in a single shipment, but weighing in at 3,133 pounds, the May shipment takes the cake.
According to Uruguayan documents dated May 19, 2020, the declared customs value of the latest shipment was about $2 per gram, including costs, insurance and freight. Although no company has publicly taken responsibility for importing the shipments into Europe, it could spur other European importers to follow suit and turn to Portugal for high-THC cannabis. Fortmer Life Sciences has exported roughly 6,613 pounds of cannabis flower since last October, making Uruguay one…
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