Cannabis Benchmarks Annual Chart Book: 2021 U.S. Recap

Cannabis Benchmarks Annual Chart Book: 2021 U.S. Recap




The Definitive Source for Wholesale Cannabis Prices

  • 2021 U.S. Wholesale Cannabis Market Overview & Analysis
  • 2021 State Wholesale Market Monthly Average Prices & Analysis:
    • California
    • Colorado
    • Oregon
    • Washington
    • Nevada
    • Michigan
    • Arizona
    • Illinois
    • Massachusetts
    • Oklahoma
    • Other State Markets



  • 2021 saw the course of the U.S. Spot Index break with trends observed in each of the prior two years. Rather than exhibiting a downtrend in Q1, 2021 saw the national average composite price generally climb through the first five months of the year.
  • Driven by falling prices in the country’s largest markets, the U.S. Spot began to decline in the middle of 2021.
  • Growers in many states increased production in response to the record-setting sales seen in 2020 to keep pace with demand and organic market growth.