Privacy & Cookie Policy

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Privacy Policy

Philippine Associated Smelting and Refining Corporation ("PASAR", "us", "we" or "Company") has developed this Privacy Policy to provide the guidelines for data protection and security. This Privacy Policy only applies to this website and PASAR is not responsible for the content of the privacy practices of third-party websites. Whilst we endeavor to keep the information in this website up-to-date and correct, we make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the website or the information, products, services, or related graphics contained on the website for any purpose. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk. 

The Privacy Policy incorporates the applicable provisions in Glencore’s Global Data Protection Policy, PASAR’s Data Protection Policy, and Republic Act No. 10173 or the Data Privacy Act of 2012 (“Data Privacy Act”).

This Privacy Policy may be updated without notice. We therefore invite you to return to this Privacy Policy from time to time in order to familiarize yourself with any changes.

Processing of data by PASAR


PASAR does not actively collect personally identifying Data except when specifically and knowingly provided by you. While you browse our website, some information may be recorded passively. We do log your internet protocol ("IP") address for purposes of administrating or compiling demographic information and of monitoring usage and performance of this website. We make use of tracking technology ("Cookies") to gather such data as browser type and operating system, metrics, geographical location and understanding how visitors use this website. The recorded data is used anonymously.


Data Security

We undertake to take all reasonable steps to prevent your Data from being seen by third parties. We will only disclose your Data to other third parties if required to do so for legal or regulatory purposes.

Cross-Border Data Flows

Your Personal Information will not be disclosed to another country if there is an absence of legislation that guarantees adequate protection, except in the following instances:
• if sufficient safeguards, in the form of particular contractual clauses, ensure an adequate level of protection abroad;
• the data subject has consented to such disclosure;
• if the disclosure will be made to a member of the Glencore Group of companies; and,
• when there is an overriding interest which justifies the disclosure.


By visiting and using this website, communication with us and submitting your personal data to this website, you acknowledge and agree to our processing of personal data in this way and to the terms of this Privacy Policy.

Your rights and contact 

You have the right to Access, Modify, and Delete your Personal Information by sending a request addressed to PASAR’s local internal Data Protection Officer at the address stated below. 

PASAR´s local and internal Data Protection Officer´s contact data are as follows:

Mark Edward A. Yap
Manila DL: +63 2 845 6099
Leyte DL: +63 53 525 1200
Mobile: +63 917 306 8450

For further information, see our Terms of Use.


This policy was last updated on May 15, 2018


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