Privacy and Security Policy
Our Terms and Conditions, Privacy and Security Policy are only available in English. If our Terms and Conditions, Privacy and Security Policy are translated into another language the English version will prevail.
Welcome to Metal and Steel (MetalAndSteel.com), online marketplace for metal and
steel trading. Our Privacy and Security Policy are intended to help keep Metal and
Steel a safe place to trade.
Our Privacy and Security Policy which describes how we deal with and protect your
personal information and by accepting this Privacy and Security Policy, you are
also acknowledging and accepting these policies.
We are committed to protecting your personal information. We have created this Privacy
and Security Policy to let you know what information we collect when you use our
Services at our Website, why we collect this information and how we use the collected
We reserve the right to amend this Privacy and Security Policy from time to time.
Amendments will be effective immediately upon publishing of the amended Privacy
and Security Policy on this Website. You are responsible for ensuring you are familiar
with the latest Privacy and Security Policy.
INFORMATION COLLECTION AND USAGE
We collect personal and business information about you and your business through
your use of the Services on the Website, including: your personal information, your
business information, the geographic area where you use your computer and mobile devices, your IP Address and, when applicable, timestamp related to your consent and confirmation of consent and information relating to your use of the Website and the
content you access.
As part of our company operations and in support of our Services to you, we gather
certain types of information about our Members. Such information is often limited
to contact details and some basic information about your business, but may include
other information necessary to provide a particular Service you have requested.
We do not store your credit card details on our Website.
Your personal and business information is collected for record and other purposes,
and will be in our sole possession without a right of further distribution, neither
for personal nor commercial purposes. Your contact details will not be used by anyone
other than us and through our Services provided on this Website. By providing your
information to us, you explicitly give your consent to us to process your personal
and business information.
We require you to provide your e-mail address for communication purposes only and
it will not be disclosed to any third party under any circumstances. Your e-mail
address allows us to maintain a business relationship with you, and thus may be
used when communication is required for the purposes of updates and/or maintenance.
We will send you emails from time to time about your transactions and other activities
on the Website, as well as promotional and marketing materials relating to our Products
CERTAIN EXCLUDED DISCLOSURES
We may disclose your personal or business information if required to do so by law,
or if we believe in good faith that such action is necessary to: (1) comply with
any legal process imposed on us, any of our Websites or the Services or in circumstances
where we are under a similar legal obligation; (2) protect and defend our rights
or property; or (3) act to protect the personal safety of Members of the Services
or the public. If, at our sole determination, you are found to have cheated or attempted
to defraud us, or any other Member of the Services in any way, we reserve the right
to share this information (together with your identity) with appropriate agencies.
You may 'Unsubscribe' from receiving any communication from us either by choosing
to unsubscribe where such option is available on the Website or in an email you
receive from us.
Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer or device when you
improve the Services and to make them easier and/or more relevant for your use.
We understand the importance of information security and the technologies needed
to secure information. We store all personal information we receive directly from
you in a password-protected database residing within our secure network behind active
state-of-the-art firewall software. We take steps to ensure our subsidiaries, agents,
affiliates and suppliers also employ adequate levels of security.
CONSENT TO PRIVACY AND SECURITY POLICY
By your continued use of the Services following the publishing of this Privacy and
Security Policy, you agree to this Privacy and Security Policy.
This Privacy and Security Policy should be read in conjunction with our Terms and Conditions and any additional
applicable terms published on the Website.
(Our Privacy and Security Policy were last updated in April 2016)
Metal and Steel Limited