Cookie policy

Effective: 25 May 2018

This policy relating to cookies (hereinafter, the ‘cookie policy’) describes the different types of cookies that we use on our websites (hereinafter, ‘our websites’) and the manner in which you can configure these cookies.

We maintain a strict privacy policy and we are committed to being transparent about the technologies that are used on our websites.

Insofar as the information collected using cookies constitutes personal data, the provisions of the privacy policy shall apply and supplement this cookie policy.

What is a cookie?

A 'cookie' is a small text file containing information saved by a website on a computer or by a mobile application on a user’s smartphone.

Cookies offer the possibility to identify you and to memorize various information in order to facilitate your navigation on a website/a mobile application, to ensure the smooth functioning of these or to make them more effective, for example by memorizing your language preferences.

What cookies are used on our websites and why?
How to configure the cookies?

You can easily delete, disable or accept cookies from our websites at any time by configuring your browser settings.

Each browser (Internet Explorer, Safari, Firefox, Google Chrome, etc.) has its own cookie configuration mode. To learn about the procedure to follow concerning your navigator, visit the site: http://www.allaboutcookies.org/manage-cookies/.

Will our websites still work without cookies?

You will still be able to view our websites, but some interactions may not work normally.

Other questions?

If you have other questions, contact us:

  • By sending an e-mail to the following address: privacy@worldsteel.org
  • By writing to the following postal address:
    World Steel Association AISBL
    Avenue de Tervueren 270
    1150 Brussels
    Belgium
    VAT Number BE 0406.597.373