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Coke will maintain $1bn a year Mexico spend

Coca-Cola Mexico has pledged to maintain a $1bbn/year system investment in Mexico until 2020.

The company said it planned to invest more than $8.2bn from 2014 to 2020.

Francisco Crespo, president of Coca-Cola Mexico, said: For the last 10 years the Coca Cola System has invested an average of $1 billion a year and we are reaffirming that promise until 2020.”