In the context of the registration, access and use of the Website, SICOR - Sociedade Industrial de Cordoaria, S.A., as the data controller, may request the User to provide his personal data, i.e. information provided by the User that allows SICOR, S.A. to identify and/or contact him ("Personal Data").

As a rule, the Personal Data is requested when the User sends an information or quotation request, where only the name, e-mail and telephone contact (optional) will be collected.

Personal Data is also requested when the User sends a newsletter subscription request, where only the name and email address will be collected. At any time, the User can cancel their newsletter subscription through the newsletters received, not invalidating other ways of exercising the right to erase described below.

The personal data collected will be processed for the purpose of replying to requests for information and/or quotes. The personal data will be kept for as long as the purpose for which the data was collected is maintained or for the legally defined period (if applicable). When processing the User's data SICOR, S.A. may use third parties, subcontracted by SICOR, S.A., to process the User's data on behalf of SICOR, S.A., and according to the instructions given by SICOR, S.A., in strict compliance with the law and with this Privacy Policy.

SICOR, S.A. is committed to subcontract only entities that provide sufficient guarantees of the implementation of appropriate technical and organizational measures, in order to ensure the protection of the User's rights and the strict compliance with the legal requirements on data protection. All entities subcontracted by SICOR, S.A. shall be bound to SICOR, S.A. by a written contract which regulates, inter alia, the object and duration of the processing, the nature and purpose of the processing, the type of personal data, the categories of data subjects and the rights and obligations of the parties.

SICOR, S.A. undertakes to ensure that the User's data will be processed in compliance with the general principles relating to the processing of personal data and in accordance with this Privacy and Data Protection Policy, namely the data will be:

The processing of personal data carried out by SICOR, S.A. is based on clear and objective grounds of lawfulness, such as:

SICOR, S.A. is committed to ensure that the processing of the User's data is only made under the conditions listed above and with respect to the principles mentioned above.

When the processing of the User's data is carried out by SICOR, S.A. based on the User's consent, the User has the right to withdraw his/her consent at any time. The withdrawal of the consent, however, does not affect the lawfulness of the processing carried out by SICOR, S.A. based on the consent previously given by the User.

Which data we collect:

To ensure the security of the User's data and maximum confidentiality, we treat the information you have provided us with absolute confidentiality, in accordance with our internal security and confidentiality policies and procedures, which are periodically updated as necessary, as well as in accordance with the terms and conditions provided by law.

Depending on the nature, scope, context and purposes of the data processing as well as on the risks arising from the processing for the rights and freedoms of the User, SICOR, S.A. commits itself to apply, both at the time of the definition of the means of processing and at the time of the processing itself, the necessary and appropriate technical and organizational measures to protect the User Data and to comply with the legal requirements.

Users as data subjects have a set of rights which under certain conditions they may exercise:

To exercise your rights, you may contact the Data Protection Officer of SICOR, S.A. by e-mail to or to the address Rua 13 de Maio, 1533 - 3885-228 Cortegaça, Ovar, Portugal.

If the requests submitted by the User are manifestly unfounded or excessive, in particular due to their repetitive nature, SICOR, S.A. reserves the right to charge administrative costs or refuse to follow up the request, without prejudice to the possibility to file a complaint with the competent control authority.

The Website may contain links to third party Websites or Portals. SICOR, S.A. is not responsible for the privacy practices of such Websites or Portals. We therefore recommend that you read their privacy statements. SICOR, S.A. may not be held responsible or liable for the content and the activities of such Web Sites or Portals.

In the future, we may choose to modify or update this policy, either due to changes in legislation or in order to cover new Internet developments. We therefore reserve the right to make any such changes and request that you visit our Website regularly, as these changes may affect you as a User.

The Declaration, as well as the collection, processing or transmission of User Data, are governed by the provisions of Regulation (EU) 2016/679, of the European Parliament and of the Council, of 27 April 2016 and by the legislation and regulations applicable in Portugal (Law 58/2019).

Information updated on 30/05/2022.