经济学人:合法工业大麻(1)
日期:2019-04-19 18:43

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中英文本

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The hemp plant has a storied history in China. It was probably twisted into the world's first rope there around 2,800bc.
中国麻类植物种植历史悠久nWuONZV31gV+K)s**。公元前2800年,麻类植物可能就被拧成了世界上的第一股绳子8+Bro*CLRU_M.zJlx8pJ
In the West you find it in cigarette paper and Bible pages. In the East, it is woven into uniforms of the People's Liberation Army (PLA).
在西方,你可以在卷烟纸和《圣经》书页中发现它BLwLbZL;aa~vzUPE。在东方,它被织成了人民解放军(PLA)的制服!UGYdyfiVt
Since its cooler sister, marijuana, became legal for recreational use in Canada and many American states last year,
由于其冷酷的姊妹大麻在去年被加拿大和美国多州列为合法娱乐性药物,
industrial-use hemp—a variety of cannabis that contains trivial amounts of weed's mindaltering substance, THC—
工业大麻—各种含有微量致幻成分THC的大麻—
is flourishing in a country that until a few years ago banned its cultivation outright and where cannabis traffickers can face the death penalty.
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China grows nearly half the world's legal hemp. In 2018 sales, mostly of textile fibre made from the plant's stalk, totalled $1.2bn.
中国种植了世界近一半的合法大麻OSWuwYOhkwKMaJ0XiI1。2018年的销售额达到12亿美元,其中大部分是由麻类植物根茎制成的纺织纤维H3@[)O4Ygy%oZB

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Now global demand for its seeds, leaves and flowers is surging. Packed with fulsome fatty acids, seeds go into snacks and oil.
现在世界对麻类植物的种子、叶子和花朵的需求剧增LTdyT]Rt=~h;paS。经过脂肪酸的包装后,种子变成了小吃和油]@_lrxF62fE-GzeVI4s
Leaves and flowers contain cannabidiol (CBD), a non-intoxicating compound that reduces anxiety and inflammation.
叶子和花朵中含有大麻二酚(CBD),一种无毒的化合物,可以减少焦虑和炎症SpIK8)Wy~t.F8C7;N4Q^
It is being added as a supplement to food, drinks and cosmetics across the West. In June America approved the first CBD medicine, for epilepsy.
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China's first licence to extract CBD went to Hanma Investment Group, owner of its largest hemp planter and processor, in January 2017.
2017年1月,中国首个提取CBD的执照颁发给了汉麻投资集团有限公司—最大大麻种植商和加工方的所有者_kVSe&ycGtR^br
By next year, estimates New Frontier Data, a cannabis consultancy, Chinese sales of CBD will more than quadruple to $228m.
第二年,大麻咨询公司新前沿数据预计,中国CBD销售额将增加四倍多至2.28亿美元F0B*jA.saEiey4OSLg0
Investors are rushing into the field. A Chinese hemp index tracked since 2018 by Wind Information, a data provider,
投资者疯狂地挤入该领域20ouP&PNszNuavg(NYg。数据提供者Wind Information自2018年起追踪了中国大麻指数,
has more than doubled in value this year. Shares in Shanghai Shunho New Materials Technology, a packaging firm,
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rose threefold after it received a licence to plant hemp in south-western Yunnan, the first province to lift a national ban in 2010.
增长三倍,此前该公司获得了在云南西南部种植大麻的营业执照,云南是首个于2010年解禁国家性禁令的省份+JLIO;iXu!~b

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词语解释

1.twist
Her hands began to twist the handles of the bag she carried
她双手开始捻弄手提包的拎带6,^50+nluOZB
2.surge 剧增
Specialists see various reasons for the recent surge in inflation.
专家认为最近通货膨胀加剧有各种原因.vTXnICZSmmPs
3.trafficker 贩子
They have been arrested as suspected drug traffickers.
他们已经作为贩毒嫌疑犯被拘捕wnFtdI!ozh4y5p6IKT
4.lift 解除
The European Commission has urged France to lift its ban on imports of British beef.
欧盟委员会已敦促法国解除对英国牛肉进口的禁令!MfdQu7Pe~wS291pn

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