March 21st is National Tequila Day

The National Tequila Day is celebrated the third Saturday of March.

The decision was taken back in April 2018, at the Mexican Congress and it was endorsed by the then President of the Republic, Enrique Peña Nieto. The official announcement was published by the Secretariat of the Interior on the Official Gazette of the Federation (Diario Oficial de la FederaciónDOF).

Mexico strengthens leadership as an exporter of alcoholic beverages (Photo: Daily Mail)

The National Chamber of the Tequila Industry organizes every third week of March the Tequila Festival, with the purpose of promoting and exposing the vast culture and tradition surrounding the national drink.PauseUnmuteLoaded: 0%Progress: 0%-8:13Fullscreen


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¡Celebremos! Oficialmente fue declarado el tercer sábado de marzo como Día Nacional del Tequila en el Diario Oficial de la Federación. #Tequila #SomosTequileros #DíaDelTequila

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Given the strength of the tequila industry, it is expected that by 2021, tequila will become the second category with the greatest growth projection in the world.

The United States is the key market for the commercialization of Mexican Tequila, as well as Canada. However, countries in South America, Europe and Asia are consuming more and more tequila everyday.

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