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CannTrust makes its case as a major Canadian weed producer, stock explodes higher

Max A. Cherney
CannTrust makes its case as a major Canadian weed producer, stock explodes higher

CannTrust Holdings Inc. said late Wednesday that it sold nearly as much recreational pot in September as Canadian cannabis rivals worth much more, and it is pursuing a listing on the New York Stock Exchange, pushing shares to large gains Thursday.