makes verifications every day through the Office of the Assistant Attorney
General for Verification - which this laboratory is attached to - and the
Verification and Supervision Department. We verify the different points of sale.
If there are irregularities concerning the components, a report is made, and
based on that, an administrative process takes place in the form of a trial, and
if the irregularity is proved, a fine is imposed," explains Engels Ruelas
Olvera, General Director of the National Laboratory of
fact, one of the companies that appear as vendors of the Venezuelan CLAP
program, Deshidratados Alimenticios e Industriales (DAI), was awarded dozens of
contracts from 2012 to 2016 by the Mexican federal government to provide milk to
social programs such as "Apadrina a un niño indígena" (Sponsor a indigenous
Despensas discapacitados" (Pantries for the
Disabled),"Pequeños en movimiento" (Growing children), and "Creciendo sanos"
(Healthy Growing), among others.
May 15, 2017, the Health Ministry of the State of that entity, through the
Federal Commission for the Protection Against Sanitary Risks (Cofepris), gave
DAI, registered in the state of Nuevo León, a certificate of free sale and
export to the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela.