With the current lockdown in the United States as a result of Covid-19, folks across the country are stocking up on essentials for the household. And one of those key products? Flower cannabis. Their are a couple of reasons you are seeing this happen.
1) Vape cartridge supply chains are showing a backlog. As 90% of the parts for the vape cartridges come from China, there has been a production slowdown.
2) Edible and Tincture facilities are closed and non-essential.
3) Cannabis wholesale prices are higher than they have even been. Check out a link here.