Through the Ministerial Agreement No. 126-2017 of the Ministry of Economy, dated March 22nd, 2017, published in the Official Gazette on April 17, 2017, the publication of Resolution No. 379-2016 of the Council of Ministers of Economic Integration of Central America (COMIECO -LXXVIII, dated November 24th, 2016), was agreed.

Such resolution approves a partial modification of Annex I (Regulatory) "Additives whose use Permits under Specified Conditions for Certain Food Category or Certain Food Products" and Annex II (Regulatory) "Additives Permitted by Food Categories or Individual Foods", both of the Central American Technical Regulation, RTCA 67.04.54: 10 Processed Foods and Beverages. Food Additives.

The resolution entered into force on February 24th, 2017 and will be published by all State Parties. As it is of general observance, the Ministry of Economy of Guatemala will publish resolution No. 379-2016 of COMIECO on the following website: