Mexican soda sales

monthly_sales_of_sugar-sweetened_sodas_and_price_time_line

A useful graph from the Food and Grocery Council. As you can see the impact on soda sales in from their has been minimal.

Over two years sales dropped a miniscule 0.5% after the was introduced. By comparison sales in NZ in the last year dropped 4.7% with no soda tax.

taxes are great at increasing the burden on families, but there is no evidence that they have reduced obesity.

Comments (49)

Login to comment or vote

Add a Comment

%d bloggers like this: