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Mexico Is Running Out of Beer, But Keeps Brewing Corona For Americans

  • Constellation Brands continues reduced Mexico operations
  • Government has said beer producers are non-essential
Corona and Modelo Negra beer
Photographer: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg
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Mexico’s beer lovers have had a hard time finding stocked shelves after the government deemed the industry non-essential and ordered it shut.

But Constellation Brands Inc., the company that brews Modelo brands like Corona in Mexico and sells them in the U.S. market, is continuing its operations in the country amid the coronavirus pandemic.