BR Brazil
  • 67 - Food technology
  • 02 - Meat and edible meat offal

Fresh or chilled hams, shoulders and cuts thereof of swine, with bone in (HS 020312); Meat, meat products and other animal produce (ICS 67.120)

MAPA/SDA Ordinance no. 495, 27 December 2021 (2 page(s), in Portuguese)

MAPA/SDA Ordinance No. 495 opens a 60-day period for public consultation on proposal of technical regulation of identity and quality of ham. At MAPA/SDA Ordinance nº 495 ham according to article 2 means "a meat product, obtained from the meat of one or more animal species, with or without the addition of giblets and edible animal parts, processed, seasoned, with the addition of ingredients and submitted to a specific thermal process."

The Ordinance and the project are available on MAPA website:

Suggestions should be forwarded through the Normative Act Monitoring System - SISMAN, through the link: https://sistemasweb.agricultur...