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Mitsui & Co. Italia S. p. A.

Privacy Policy

Mitsui & Co. Italia S.p.A. ("Mitsui") is committed to protecting and respecting your privacy. This policy (together with Mitsui's terms of use and any other documents referred to in it) sets out the basis on which any personal data Mitsui collects from you, or that you provide to Mitsui, will be stored and used and your right to verify and amend your information in accordance with this policy. Please read this policy carefully to understand Mitsui's views and practices regarding your personal data and how Mitsui will treat it.
For the purpose of the Data Protection Act 196/2003, the data controller is Mitsui & Co. Italia S.p.A., p.zza del liberty, 2, 20121 Milano.

INFORMATION WE MAY COLLECT FROM YOU

Mitsui may collect and process the following data about you:

  • Information which is automatically collected when you visit www.mitsui.com or www.mitsui.it (the "Website") such as an IP address, domain name and referring websites.
  • Information that you provide by filling in forms on the Website.
  • Information when you report a problem with the Website.
  • Details of your visits to the Website and the resources that you access.
  • If you contact Mitsui, we may keep a record of that correspondence.

Mitsui will only use such information collected from you for the purposes and reasons set out in this policy.

IP ADDRESSES AND COOKIES

Mitsui may collect information about your computer, including where available your IP address, operating system and browser type, for system administration. This is statistical data about Mitsui's users' browsing actions and patterns, and does not identify any individual. Mitsui may obtain information about your general internet usage by using a cookie file which is stored on the hard drive of your computer. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer's hard drive. They help to improve the Website and to deliver a better and more personalised service.
You may refuse to accept cookies by activating the setting on your browser which allows you to refuse the setting of cookies. However, if you select this setting you may be unable to access certain parts of the Website. Unless you have adjusted your browser setting so that it will refuse cookies, the system will issue cookies when you log on to the Website.

WHERE MITSUI STORES YOUR PERSONAL DATA

The data that Mitsui collects from you may be transferred to, and stored at, a destination outside the European Economic Area ("EEA") for the purposes set out below. It may also be processed by staff operating outside the EEA who work for Mitsui. By submitting your personal data, you agree to this transfer, storing or processing.
Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although Mitsui does its best to protect your personal data, it cannot guarantee the security of your data transmitted to the Website; any transmission is at your own risk. Once Mitsui has received your information, it will use strict procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorised access.

USES MADE OF THE INFORMATION

Mitsui may use information held about you to ensure that content from the Website is presented in the most effective manner for you and for your computer, for system administration purposes, to process your request or application and/or to provide you with the information you requested from Mitsui.
Mitsui will not transfer your personal information to any third parties other than any member of the Mitsui group, which means its ultimate holding company and its subsidiaries or its affiliates from time to time (the "Mitsui Group") and then only for the purposes set out in this policy.
Mitsui will use your information in accordance with its policies and procedures regarding the storage, access and disclosure of such information.

DISCLOSURE OF YOUR INFORMATION

Mitsui may disclose your personal information to any member of the Mitsui Group. Mitsui may disclose your personal information to third parties where Mitsui sells or buys any business or assets; if Mitsui or substantially all of its assets are acquired by a third party; if Mitsui is under a duty to disclose or share your personal data in order to comply with any legal obligation, or in order to enforce or apply Mitsui's terms of use and other agreements; or to protect the rights, property, our safety of Mitsui, our customers, or others.

YOUR RIGHTS

Mitsui will inform you if it intends to use your data for marketing purposes or if it intends to disclose your information to any third party for such purposes. You have the right to ask Mitsui not to process your personal data for marketing purposes. You can exercise your right to prevent such processing at any time or can view, correct or otherwise amend any of the personal information we hold about you. Our contact details can be found on our website under "Contact Us".
The Website may, from time to time, contain links to and from other websites. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites have their own privacy policies and that we do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies. Please check these policies before you submit any personal data to these websites.

CHANGES TO THE PRIVACY POLICY

Any changes made to the privacy policy in the future will be posted on this page and, where appropriate, notified to you by e-mail. This policy was last updated in May 2012.

CONTACT

Questions, comments and requests regarding this privacy policy are welcome. For our contact details, Please click "Contact Us".