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A newly released report projects robust growth for the cannabis industry over the next five years.

[/vc_column_text][vc_column_text]The marijuana industry is growing like a weed, and investors can’t seem to get enough of pot stocks. Over the trailing-two-year period, the vast majority of marijuana stocks have risen by a triple- or quadruple-digit percentage.

But, truth be told, not a lot is definitively known about the weed industry, which still operates behind a cloud of uncertainty. After all, marijuana is still illegal in every country around the world, save for Uruguay. Within the U.S., despite 29 states having legalized cannabis in some capacity, the federal government maintains a Schedule I classification on the drug, meaning it’s entirely illegal, prone to abuse, and has no recognized benefits.[/vc_column_text][ct_divider margin_top=”55″][ct_quote]In an effort to provide industry insights to Wall Street, investors, and the general public, Marijuana Business Daily publishes its “Marijuana Business Factbook each year.[/ct_quote][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row css=”.vc_custom_1519990302017{margin-bottom: 0px !important;}”][vc_column css=”.vc_custom_1519994984124{padding-top: 0px !important;}”][vc_column_text] “Factbook” as the report is better known, provides a plethora of estimates on U.S. cannabis job and sales growth over the coming five-year period. This past week, the latest edition of Factbook was released, which spanned growth estimates between 2017 and 2022. Here are the seven most awe-inspiring statistics provided in that exclusive report.[/vc_column_text][ct_divider margin_top=”75″][vc_row_inner][vc_column_inner][ct_divider margin_top=”-8″][ct_textbox content_background_color=”” padding_top=”8″ padding_bottom=”26″ border_color=”#dfe5e8″ border_width=”1″][ct_dropcap shape=”circle” letter=”1″ color=”#ffffff” background_color=”#7368ff”][ct_divider margin_top=”-41″][vc_column_text]Lorem ipsum dolor sit ametcon sectetur adipisicing elit, sed doiusmod tempor[/vc_column_text][/ct_textbox][ct_divider margin_top=”-24″][ct_textbox content_background_color=”” padding_top=”8″ padding_bottom=”26″ border_color=”#dfe5e8″ border_width=”1″][ct_dropcap shape=”circle” letter=”2″ color=”#ffffff” background_color=”#cd45ff”][ct_divider margin_top=”-41″][vc_column_text]Lorem ipsum dolor sit ametcon sectetur adipisicing tempor incidi labore et dolore[/vc_column_text][/ct_textbox][ct_divider margin_top=”-25″][ct_textbox content_background_color=”” padding_top=”8″ padding_bottom=”26″ border_color=”#dfe5e8″ border_width=”1″][ct_dropcap shape=”circle” letter=”3″ color=”#ffffff” background_color=”#00ebe3″][ct_divider margin_top=”-41″][vc_column_text]Lorem ipsum dolor sit ametcon sectetur adipisicing elit, sed doiusmod tempor incidi[/vc_column_text][/ct_textbox][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][ct_divider margin_top=”45″][vc_column_text]Mauris in erat justo. eu felis dapibus condimentum sit amet a augue. Sed non neque elit. Sed ut imperdiet nisai. Proin condimentum fermentum nunc. Etiam pharetra, erat sed fermentum feugiat, velit mauris egestas quam, ut aliquam massa nisl quis neque. Suspendisse in orci enim.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]