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CHICAGO, IL - JUNE 07: In this photo illustration, bottles of Corona beer are shown on June 7, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. Constellation Brands, one of the world's largest wine companies, is expected to become the third-largest beer supplier in the United State today with a $5.3 billion purchase of the U.S. distribution rights of Grupo Modelo beers from Anheuser Busch InBev. Corona Extra, brewed by Grupo Modelo, is the number one selling imported beer sold in the United States and the number six selling beer overall. (Photo Illustration by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

The company that makes Corona beer says it will temporarily stop brewing and exporting the beer.

The reason isn’t that the beer’s been the target of many comments and negativity during the coronavirus outbreak, but due to being declared non-essential by the Mexican government during the outbreak. Mexico’s Grupo Modelo exports Corona to 180 countries and released a statement saying the suspension will begin Sunday.

Grupo Modelo is part of the Anheuser-Busch brewing group and operates eleven breweries in Mexico.

Source: BBC