From the European Industrial Hemp Association (EIHA)
The report is in recognition of the rising market relevance and public awareness of cannabidiol (CBD), and intends to highlight and address the economic potential of CBD as well as current challenges to the sector in the Europe.
Placing Europe in a global context, the report spotlights European market trends and provides analysis on key issues and challenges facing European CBD stakeholders.
Statistical analysis in this report reflects operator perceptions of the market, stakeholder profiles, business forecasts and the overall shape of the CBD sector, along with interpretations of consumer attitudes impacting the industry. Based on a survey of 84 European CBD stakeholders, the analysis aims to provide insight into the inner workings of the European CBD sector, and is intended to serve as an analytical and business planning tool for operators while giving potential investors an advanced overview of the European CBD market.
The report also addresses a core mission of the EIHA: To bring increasing transparency to the rapidly evolving industrial hemp sectors.
Perhaps most importantly, The European CBD Report 2020 underscores the potential for CBD in Europe along with the urgent need for legislative and regulatory reform that will unlock the CBD market to serve the health and well-being of EU citizens.
What’s in the report:
Part 1: Global Outlook for CBD
- The emerging CBD sector
- Current challenges
- Market indicators
- Trends & developments
Part 2: CBD In Europe
- Novel Foods
- Consumer attitudes
- Foreign competition
Part 3: The European CBD Stakeholder Survey
- Participation sample
- Key findings
- Market perception
- Market players
- Economics & income
- Sourcing & purchasing
- Consumers & communication
Part 4: EIHA Guidance & Analysis
I. Status of hemp extracts (& CBD) in Europe (8pp)
II. Hemp leaves & extracts are traditional foods (34pp)
III. EIHA position on hemp ingredients in the Cosmetic database (CosIng)(8pp)
IV. Reasonable guidance values for THC in food products (9pp)
Overview, President, Board Members, Administration