Mexico: Comment Period Open for Proposed Beef Grading System

On October 20, 2017, the Secretariat of Agriculture, Livestock, Rural Development, Fishery and Food (SAGARPA) published in Mexico’s Federal Register (Diario Oficial de la Federación) a draft regulation to establish a domestic beef grading system. There is a 60 day comment period. This follows publication on SAGARPA’s website which was reported in GAIN report MX7043. The grading system will have a domestic impact and may affect beef and beef products intended for export.

Mexico: Comment Period Open for Proposed Beef Grading System