Cannabidiol Products Grow Rapidly in China Market? CBD eCommerce & Marketing 101

CBD, which is short for Cannabidiol, is a popular compound that is extracted from the flowering tops, leaves, and resin of two strains of the cannabis plant: industrial hemp and marijuana. 

You might be aware that many cafes, restaurants provide a theme collection of food and drink menu or some global FMCG brand, such as Estee Lauder, Loreal, etc are selling skincare and cosmetic products with the CBD ingredient, and it’s quite popular with the consumers. One of the reasons they claim is that It’s an effective alternative treatment. There are hundreds of scientific research studies and reviews showing that CBD is indeed effective in addressing a wide array of conditions related to depression, anxiety, and pain. For example, CBD oil can fight pain, soothes depression, or helps with cancer pain relief.

CBD use also carries some risks. For example, it’s often well-tolerated, CBD can cause side effects, such as dry mouth, diarrhea, reduced appetite, drowsiness, and fatigue. CBD can also interact with other medications you’re taking, such as blood thinners. However, In China, the latest policy is CBD has been banned by the Chinese government since June 2021. It can result in serious criminal consequences. Although the government still derives CBD from the government’s own factories in China. They are mainly from Yunnan, Heilongjiang, and Jilin. It is cultivated under strict regulations.