UK Cannabis Price Trends (1994-2008)
Cannabis Prices – The price of the two most common types of cannabis rose significantly in 2008, confirming the increases in 2007 to be the start of a trend rather than a ‘blip’. This increase was seen at all market levels. Soap-bar resin prices, which hit a 20-year low in 2006 have clearly bottomed out, and Skunk prices have risen sharply after a decade of stability.
Herbal Cannabis - An eighth of ‘Skunk’ would now cost between £20 and £25, rather than between £15 and £25 a couple of years ago. Homegrown (whole plant or leaf only) prices, where available, range from ‘free’ to around £20 an eighth (very cheap in bulk), and an eighth of Imported Bush would typically cost £10, £15 or £20 depending on quality and local factors.