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Ottawa, Ontario
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November 24, 2016

Subject: Chapter 11 of the Meat Hygiene Manual of Procedures - Section 11.7.3 - Mexico

English electronic version:

The changes have been made in the internal Meat eCertification System has been updated. The labels on the boxes, containers or combos containing meat for further processing in Mexico must bear the name of establishment, as per Annex 1.

Mexican authorities will allow use of Doing Business Also (DBA) name on the label of retail packages, provided DBA name appears along with main name of the establishment, on the primary packaging (wrapping in contact with the meat).

English print version:

Please replace on Mexico of Chapter 11 of your Manual of Procedures.

Barbara Doan
Food Import/Export Division

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