The Cannabis Control Act in Japan does not make any distinction between cannabis and hemp, nor does is refer to any permitted level of THC content for hemp cultivation. While there is a licensing regime in place, it appears to unclear and as such has apparently had a fairly negative impact on cultivators and a once booming industry. This report provides an overview of the current framework, covering all areas from cultivation and processing to import and export, a tricky subject in the country.
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