A US forecast of pandemic-related losses in the arts is $ 15.2 billion and losses of 488 million participants.
Getting declared a vital business at the start of the U.S. pandemic quarantines may have saved the cannabis industry. It also allowed those who rely on cannabis as medicine and for their quality of life to continue to access it while COVID-19 vaccines were developed and distributed.
As cases, deaths, and hospitalizations decreased, it seemed like things were getting back to normal. However, with news circulating about the Delta and newer Lambda flavors, it is possible that action is imminent in the U.S. for a resumption of action in 2020, meaning many industries and communities that have just begun to recover could suffer another financial and operational blow.
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