Categorization of foodstuffs of animal origin

When controlling foodstuffs at first arrivals, foodstuffs of animal origin are categorized in main categories. In addition, poultry meat (main category 3) and meat from other animals (main category 4) are categorized in subcategories. Categorization below is used in the operators´ monthly reports as well as in the report of commencing, significantly altering and terminating activities in the place of first arrival.

Main category 1

1a Bovine meat and ground meat, fresh
1b Bovine meat and ground meat, quick-frozen
1c Bovine meat MSM, fresh
1d Bovine meat MSM, quick-frozen
1e Bovine meat, raw meat products
1f Bovine meat, meat products
1g Bovine, other slaughter-animal products

Main category 2

2a Pork meat and ground meat, fresh
2b Pork meat and ground meat, quick-frozen
2c Pork meat MSM, fresh
2d Pork meat MSM, quick-frozen
2e Pork meat, raw meat products
2f Pork meat, meat products
2g Pork, other slaughter-animal products

Main category 3, specify also the subcategory

3a Meat and ground meat of poultry, fresh
3b Meat and ground meat of poultry, quick-frozen
3c Poultry meat MSM, fresh
3d Poultry meat MSM, quick-frozen
3e Poultry meat, raw meat products
3f Poultry meat, meat products
3g Poultry, other slaughter-animal products

Subcategories for main category 3

  • 1 Chicken
  • 2 Turkey
  • 3 Guinea fowl
  • 4 Duck
  • 5 Goose

Main category 4, specify also the subcategory

4a Meat and ground meat of other animals, fresh
4b Meat and ground meat of other animals, quick-frozen
4c Meat MSM of other animals, fresh
4d Meat MSM of other animals, quick-frozen
4e Meat of other animals, raw meat products
4f Meat of other animals, meat products
4g Other animals, other slaughter-animal products

Subcategories for main category 4

  • 1 Bovids, sheep
  • 2 Bovids, goat
  • 3 Bovids, bison and antelope
  • 11a Pigs, boar, ranched
  • 11b Pigs, boar, wild
  • 21a Fowl, pheasant, ranched
  • 21b Fowl, pheasant, wild
  • 22a Fowl, quail, ranched
  • 22b Fowl, quail, wild
  • 23a Fowl, other, ranched
  • 23b Fowl, other, wild
  • 31a Ostriches, all, ranched
  • 31b Ostriches, all, wild
  • 32a Wild ducks, all, ranched
  • 32b Wild ducks, all, wild
  • 41a Rabbits, all, ranched
  • 41b Rabbits, kaikki, wild
  • 51a Deer, moose, ranched
  • 51b deer, moose, wild
  • 52a Deer, deer, ranched
  • 52b Deer, deer, wild
  • 53a Deer, roe deer, ranched
  • 53b Deer, roe deer, wild
  • 54 Deer, reindeer
  • 61a Camelids, all, ranched
  • 61b Camelids, kaikki. wild
  • 71 Horse-like animals, horses
  • 72 Horse-like animals, other
  • 81 Reptiles, crocodiles
  • 82 Reptiles, lizards
  • 83 Reptiles, snakes
  • 84 Reptiles, turtles
  • 91 Frogs
  • 101 Molluscs (snails)
  • 111 Marsupials, kangaroo
  • 121 Predators, bears
  • 122 Predators, ohter
  • 123 Insects

Main categories 5-12

5 Live: mussels, crayfish, other shellfish, sea urchins, tunicates, sea mussels
6 Chicken eggs
7 Eggs, other than chicken eggs
8 Egg products
9a Fishery products, fresh and quick-frozen
9b Fishery products, processed
10a Cheese made from non-heat-treated milk
10b Cheese made from heat-treated milk
11a Liquid milk products
11b Other milk products
12 Honey