ISSUES UNDER THE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE ADMINISTRATIVE BODY
Responsible for quality assurance and consistency throughout every step of the productive processes that make Ron de Guatemala unique. As such, it is responsible for managing, overseeing and monitoring compliance with the certifications that ensure and guarantee the processes all along the chain of production.
Quality Control Lab
To maintain ISO 17025 certification, the lab monitors compliance with every standard established by the Administrative Body for the Designation of Origin for each of the rums.
The Administrative Body for the Protected Designation of Origin for Ron de Guatemala seeks to provide the consumer, producers and other operators with the confidence conferred by certifications and guarantees as follows:
1.-Origin: the geographical indication, crops, productive processes for raw material, Solera aging system and bottling aspects are all compliant with PDO standards for Ron de Guatemala.
2.-Solera Classification System (type of rum according to the PDO nomenclature for Ron de Guatemala at the point of destination).
Regulations and Standards for Ron de Guatemala