December cannabis sales broke monthly sales records with $137.9 million sold. Illinois cannabis stores doubled sales over the prior 12 months.
Monthly sales totals for all of 2021 published Monday show nearly $1.4 billion sold. That’s more than double the $669 million sold in 2020.
For the prior calendar year, in-state residents bought $943 million, out-of-state residents bought more than $436 million.
Taxes remitted to the comptroller for the prior calendar year total $387.7 million.