MAJIC is dedicated to actively and responsibly growing Japan’s Cannabis Industry

MAJIC Activities include:

  • Gathering and disseminating accurate information about cannabis
  • Formulating industry standards for the safe and consistent production, marketing and distribution of legal cannabis products in Japan.
  • MAJIC Mark – Cannabinoid product label certification
  • Partnering with the Japanese government and other related organizations
  • Holding seminars and events
  • Other activities necessary to achieve the mission of our organization

News & Press Releases

MAJIC Activities

Public Comment Response for THC Levels
MAJIC Advocates for Consumer Safety and the Healthy Growth of the Industry with a 300ppm Δ9-THC Limit for All CBD Products in Japan

June 18, 2024

Position Paper 4 Advocating for the Establishment of THC Levels for the Japanese Cannabis Law Amendment in 2024

March 15, 2024

Signing of a Memorandum of Understanding for Ethical Cannabis Industry Collaboration and Development. The Japan Cannabis Industry Association (MAJIC) and the Thai Industrial Hemp Trade Association (TIHTA) have entered into a historic Memorandum of Understanding (MOU). (Japanese language only)

June 26, 2023

CBD Product Labeling Requirements in Japan
MAJIC guidelines for Japan Cannabis Industry for consumer transparency and trust (Japanese language only)

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Dec 12, 2022

Television Segment

TBS (Tokyo Broadcasting System)

TBS NEWS DIG Special Segment on CBD in Japan (Japanese language only)

Sep 16, 2022

Position of the Cannabis Industry Association of Japan (MAJIC) on “high compounds” (i.e., synthetic cannabinoids intended to produce an intoxicating “high”) such as synthetic HHC and THC-O (Japanese language only)

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May 24, 2022

MAJIC held a seminar at Health Expo 2022, and released the first position paper, with recommendations for the ethical development of the cannabis industry (Japanese language only)

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Feb 14, 2022

MAJIC (Manufacturers Association of Japan Industrial Cannabis) is established to ethically lead and grow the Japanese Cannabis Industry (Japanese language only)

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Oct 1, 2021