Organigram Receives Permit to Export Medical Cannabis to Australia

Published: May 17, 2018

Organigram Receives Permit to Export Medical Cannabis to Australia

Organigram Holdings Inc., a leading licensed producer of medical marijuana based in Moncton, New Brunswick has received a “Permit to Export Cannabis” from Health Canada that will allow the Company to begin its first international shipments.

 

Organigram will now be able to ship dried cannabis products to Cannatrek Medical PTY Ltd., a licenced Australian medical cannabis enterprise with operations in Melbourne, Victoria through its broker Cannada Management Group Global Inc., a leading global cannabis and hemp brokerage firm for import/export, procurement and logistics of cannabis and hemp related products.

 

“Today we are proud to announce our ability to commence international sales through the receipt of a Permit to Export Cannabis from Health Canada,” said CEO Greg Engel of Organigram. “This is only the beginning. Last week we announced our intentions to invest in and sell to a German distributor. Today we announce our ability to sell into Australia. We continue to strive towards becoming a global leader in the medical cannabis trade.”

 

Cannatrek CEO, Tommy Huppert, commented, “We are very excited to have established a relationship with Organigram. The import of medical cannabis products from a leading Canadian licensed producer strongly positions Cannatrek to capitalise on the rapidly evolving medical cannabis industry in Australia and increase patient access.”

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