The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation announced sales totals for adult use of cannabis for the month of February.
The Illinois cannabis industry generated $34,805,072.01 in its second month of legalization.
Dispensaries sold 831,600 items over the 29-day period.
Sales to Illinois residents totaled $25,615,371, while sales to out-of-state residents totaled $9,189,701.01. These figures do not include taxes collected.
“These numbers show there continues to be a strong demand across the state,” said Toi Hutchinson, Senior Advisor for Cannabis Control to Governor Pritzker.
In January, recreational weed sales totaled more than $39.2 million, one of the strongest showings among states that have legalized marijuana.
Dispensaries sold $19,709,345.10 in the first twelve days of legalization and made $495,385 in transactions.
Dispensaries sold $3,176,256 in marijuana products and completed 77,128 purchases of cannabis on January 1.