Nations That Allow Cultivation of Industrial Hemp

Nations That Allow the Cultivation of Industrial Hemp

Following are a list of 30 nations that allow the cultivation of industrial hemp. As of this writing, the three primary producers are Canada, European Union, and China.

Canada primarily produces hempseed that is used for human food consumption (hemp hearts, hemp oil, and hemp protein), and body care products. The European Union primarily grows hemp for fiber with two primary end-uses being paper and automotive composites. China grows hemp primarily for textiles that are made into clothing and hemp twine.

Australia Austria Canada
Chile China Czech Republic
Denmark Egypt Finland
France Germany Hungary
India Italy Japan
The Netherlands New Zealand Poland
Portugal Romania Russia
Slovenia South Korea Spain
Sweden Switzerland Thailand
Turkey Ukraine United Kingdom