Why invest in fyn

600 medical cannabis jobs on Fyn within 3 years

Denmark was one of the first European countries to allow big scale cannabis production. There are currently 34 companies in Denmark that have permission to grow and handle medical cannabis, and the biggest ones are connected to foreign investors. Investors expect a rapid return on their huge investments. More than half of the companies expect to see a return on investment within 1 to 3 years.

Fyn has become the European hotspot for medical cannabis, attracting medical cannabis giants such as Canopy Growth Corporation, Aurora Cannabis Inc., and Atlas Biotechnologies Inc. 75 % of the employees in the medical cannabis sector are placed on Fyn.

“In Odense, we work actively to create growth and jobs. We do this especially in the industries where we can see that there is an expanding market and where Odense has a unique position. Medical cannabis is one of those markets and it is a pleasure to read the report. It shows that we are on the right track. There is no doubt that the production and export of medical cannabis can create many jobs on Fyn.”

Peter Rahbæk Juel, Mayor of Odense