The Mexican Drug Cartel Tells Coca-Cola that if They Want To Remain in Mexico They Must Pay $1M. Coca Cola Refuses to Pay, the Cartel Burns Down Trucks and Drives Coca Cola Out
The drug cartel in the Mexican state of Guerrero demanded from Coca-Cola one million dollars to keep their distribution center in the region. Coca-Cola refused to pay the money. The cartel retaliated and began to burn down Coca-Cola trucks. The violence got so severe that Coca-Cola removed its distribution center. This story signifies just how powerful the narco state of Mexico is becoming, even to the point of driving out major American industries.