Sugar Is So Scarce in Venezuela That Coca-Cola Will Stop Production

  • Beverage maker joins Kraft, Clorox in interrupting operations
  • Country’s economic crisis has led to shortage of raw materials

Coca-Cola to Halt Production in Venezuela

Coca-Cola Co. is halting production of sugar-sweetened beverages in Venezuela as the company’s namesake soda pop becomes the latest victim of a lack of raw materials in the cash-strapped country.

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