This investment will increase production by 5 million hectoliters over the next 3 to 4 years and will generate 450 new jobs for local residents
(Ciudad Obregón, Sonora, MEXICO) – Constellation Brands will invest approximately $900 million USD at its brewery in Ciudad Obregón, Sonora, to increase its annual production capacity by 5 million hectoliters over the next 3 to 4 years. This investment will create 450 new permanent jobs and employ thousands of men and women from Sonora during the construction phase of the project, which will commence immediately.
Through this investment, Constellation Brands is continuing to optimize its production footprint and expand its brewing and packaging capabilities in Mexico. The company remains committed to serving as a good steward of the environment, using cutting-edge technology that enhances overall efficiency and safeguards natural resources.
The announcement was made at the brewery in the presence of the Governor of the State of Sonora, Claudia Pavlovich; Ildelfonso Guajardo, Secretary of Economy; Faustino Félix Chávez, Mayor of Cajeme; and Daniel Baima, President of Constellation Brands in Mexico.
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