The money behind medicinal cannabis

Drive 26/02/2018

A New Zealand medical cannabis venture based in Ruatoria has signed a letter of intent to supply 3000kg of pharmaceutical grade cannabis products to the US.

The Hikurangi Cannabis Company is banking on a law change for the deal to go through which could be worth as much as US$119 million (NZ$160m) over the next four years.

To talk the finer points of the agreement Stephen McIvor speaks to Hikurangi Cannabis Company Managing Director Manu Caddie.

Listen to the full interview with Manu Caddie above.

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