POST Online Media Lite Edition



 

Mexican will vote on $1 billion Corona brewery

Christian Fernsby |
Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador today said a public vote will be held on March 21-22 on whether to let U.S. company Constellation Brands open a brewery in northern Mexico.

Article continues below



Topics: MEXICAN    CORONA   

The more than $1 billion brewery in the border city of Mexicali would produce Corona and Modelo beers. It has been a bone of contention with local protest groups, which argue it will cause water shortages in one of Mexico’s driest regions.

Constellation Brands says the plant is not a risk to water supplies.


What to read next

Texas state and local government outstanding debt up 45 percent
UK lawmakers reject all four Brexit options in second round of unbinding vote
Qatar, Mexico sign number of agreements