1. Purpose and Scope
China Manufacturing Consultants, a private company limited by shares, registered by the Government of the People’s Republic of China, registry number: ; address: Suite 06J, 11F,
Block A, Xinghe Century,
3069 Caitian Rd,
China 518000, hereinafter referred to as the “Company”, strives to comply with applicable laws and regulations related to Personal Data protection in countries where the Company operates. This Policy sets forth the basic principles by which the Company processes your personal data, and indicates the responsibilities while processing personal data.
The Company does not knowingly attempt to receive personal data from children under 16 years.
2. Company’s website
The Company controls and manages http://www.cmc-consultants.com/ (hereinafter the “Website”) which may collect particular data for its business purposes.
3. Definitions of legal bases for the processing
Consent — your clear agreement to the processing of your personal data for a specific purpose.
Contract — the reason why the processing is necessary based on a contract you have with the Company, or because the Company has asked you to take specific steps before entering into that contract.
Legitimate Interests — the reason why the processing your data is necessary which is based on the legitimate interests or the legitimate interests of a third party, provided those interests are not outweighed by your rights and interests. These legitimate interests are:
- gaining insights from your behaviour on the Website;
- delivering, developing and improving the Website;
- enabling the Company to enhance, customise or modify the Website and services;
- determining whether marketing campaigns are effective;
- enhancing data security.
4. Consent rule
If you have given consent to the processing of your data you can freely withdraw such consent at any time by emailing the Company to firstname.lastname@example.org
If you do withdraw your consent, and if the Company does not have another legal basis for the processing of your data, then the Company will stop the processing of your personal data.
If the Company has another legal basis for the processing of your data, then the Company may continue to do so subject to your legal interests and rights.
5. Company’s responsibilities
If you are a registered user or a visitor to the Website the Company acts as the ‘data controller’ of personal data. This means that the Company determines how and why your data are processed.
6. Your responsibilities
Treat your personal data confidential and secure.
7. Collected data
The Company collects data when you interact with its Website, especially when:
1. you browse any page of the Website;
2. the Company calls you;
3. you use the Website;
4. you receive emails from the Company;
5. you chat with the Company for customer support;
6. you opt-in to marketing emails.
The Company collects the following categories of data:
1. contact details such as your first name, last name, email address, telephone number;
2. business details such as your company, your job title;
3. anything else you would like the Company to know;
4. data that identifies you such as your IP address, login information, browser type and version, time zone setting, browser plug-in types, operating system and version;
5. data on how you use the Websites such as your URL clickstreams (the path you take through the Websites), services viewed, page response times, download errors, how long you stay on webpages, what you do on those pages, how often, and other actions.
The recipients of the collected data are the highest management level of the Company, its employees and contractors, and other third party service providers mentioned below.
8. Purposes and legal basis for the processing
The Company processes the data for:
Providing Services (manufacturing consulting services):
Details: the Company needs to provide services accessible via the Website.
Legal basis: Consent; Contract; Legitimate Interests.
Keeping the Website running:
Details: managing your requests (like quote), login and authentication, remembering your settings, processing payments, hosting and back-end infrastructure.
Legal basis: Contract; legitimate Interests.
Improving the Website
Details: testing features, interacting with feedback platforms and questionnaires, managing landing pages, heat mapping the Website, traffic optimization and data analysis and research, including profiling and the use of machine learning and other techniques over your data and in some cases using third parties to do this.
Legal basis: Contract; legitimate Interests.
Details: notifying you of any changes to the service, solving issues, any bug fixing.
Legal basis: Contract; Legitimate Interests.
Direct marketing purposes (with your consent)
Details: sending you emails and messages about new functions, goods and services, and content.
Legal basis: Consent.
9. Your rights
You may choose not to provide the Company with personal data. If you choose to do so, you can continue to visit the Website and browse its pages, but the Company will not be able to process transactions without personal data.
You may turn off cookies in your browser via settings. You can block cookies on your browser refusing cookies. You may delete cookies. If you turn off cookies, you can continue to use the Website and browse its pages, but the Website and certain services will not work properly.
You may ask the Company to refrain from using your data for marketing. You can opt out from marketing by emailing the Company at email@example.com
You can exercise the following rights by sending the Company an email at firstname.lastname@example.org:
You have the right to access information about you, especially:
- the categories of data;
- the purposes of data processing;
- third parties to whom the data disclosed;
- how long the data will be retained and the criteria used to determine that period;
- other rights regarding the use of your data.
You have the right to make the Company correct any inaccurate personal data about you.
You can object to the Company using your personal data for profiling you or making automated decisions about you. The Company may use your data to determine whether the Company should let you know information that might be relevant to you (for example, tailoring emails to you based on your behaviour).
You have the right to the data portability of your data to another service or Website. The Company will give you a copy of your data in readable format so that you can provide it to another service. If you ask the Company and it is technically possible, the Company will directly transfer the data to the other service for you.
You have the right to be “forgotten”. You may ask erasing any personal data about you, if it is no longer necessary for the Company to store the data for purposes of your use of the Website.
You have the right to lodge a complaint regarding the use of your data by the Company. You can address any complaint to your national Data Protection Authority (http://ec.europa.eu/justice/article-29/structure/data-protection-authorities/index_en.htm).
In the context of the right to access information the Company shall provide you with the information within one month of your request unless there is a justified requirement to provide such information faster.