PARTNERS WITH METALS
AND MINERAL COMPANIES
FOR ITS PRODUCT
DISTRIBUTION IN KEY
MIDDLE EASTERN AND
OF SEVENTY YEARS
OF HISTORY IN THE
METALS AND MINERALS
WITH RELIABLE AND
OUR FAMILY-OWNED BUSINESS
SPECIALIZES ON SELECT
MINERALS AND STEEL
PRODUCTS, WHERE IT
IS A LEADING PLAYER
WITH AN IN-DEPTH
KNOWLEDGE OF KEY
Our family-owned company began in the 1940s as the exclusive distributor of Chilean copper to the Italian market. Over the last seventy years our product line has expanded to include FerroChrome, Pig Iron and Steel related products in various countries.
Important agencies have been signed by our company, including exclusive distribution agreements with Kennekott (today RioTinto), ASARCO, Queensland Nickel, ISCOR (today ArcelorMittal), Middelburg Steel and Alloys (today Acerinox), Mineral Marketing Corporation of Zimbabwe (today ZIMASCO), Taigang Stainless Steel Co. TISCO, amongst others.
Through our sales representatives in Germany, Italy, France, the UK and China, we collaborate with raw material and processing companies in the mineral and metal markets to commercialize its products in key areas across the globe.
Now in its fourth generation, our family-run company is based in
Lugano Switzerland with additional independent agency locations
in Europe and Asia.
Chromiumtrade SA strives to provide best in class financing and
logistics services to both producers and consumers, in the process
developing long-term, multi-generational relationships.
We pride ourselves on offering impartial strategy and distribution
services to select exporting producers mainly in Africa and Asia,
while working with customers in Europe, Russia, the Middle East
and America to build stable supply networks.
We’re able to leverage our long-standing relationship across the
globe to insure the best results for both producers and consumers.
EUROPE - AFRICA - CHINA
Through agency agreements we supply mineral and metal products on behalf of selected producers. We then set out to carefully select longterm customers that will provide a reliable outlet for our producers. Today, we supply minerals such as Ferro-Chrome, Pig Iron, and other steel related alloys, and finished products such as Carbon, Silicon and Stainless Steel.
Our trading is a two-sided process that is designed to provide a stable mutually beneficial outcome for producers and consumers.
Established partnerships with specialized financiers and banks allows us to facilitate contractual agreements between producers and consumers that reduce frictions throughout the supply process.
We recognize the varying needs that producers and consumers have across markets, and have worked to develop a framework for providing flexible and innovative financing solutions.
We collaborate with specialized companies to insure that deliveries arrive on time and undamaged. This includes transport on bulk and container vessels, specialized train transport, and specialized lorry trucks.
Reliable delivery is our goal, and through decades of experience, we can offer efficient and trustworthy transport solutions across the globe.
Via Zorzi 28
CH-6900 Lugano – Paradiso
Owner contact email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Types of Data collected
Among the types of Personal Data that this Application collects, by itself or through third parties, there are: Cookies and Usage Data.
The Personal Data may be freely provided by the User, or collected automatically when using this Application.
Failure to provide certain Personal Data may make it impossible for this Application to provide its services.
Users are responsible for any Personal Data of third parties obtained, published or shared through this Application and confirm that they have the third party’s consent to provide the Data to the Owner.
Mode and place of processing the Data
Methods of processing
The Data Controller processes the Data of Users in a proper manner and shall take appropriate security measures to prevent unauthorized access, disclosure, modification, or unauthorized destruction of the Data.
The Data processing is carried out using computers and/or IT enabled tools, following organizational procedures and modes strictly related to the purposes indicated. In addition to the Data Controller, in some cases, the Data may be accessible to certain types of persons in charge, involved with the operation of the site (administration, sales, marketing, legal, system administration) or external parties (such as third party technical service providers, mail carriers, hosting providers, IT companies, communications agencies) appointed, if necessary, as Data Processors by the Owner. The updated list of these parties may be requested from the Data Controller at any time.
The Data is processed at the Data Controller’s operating offices and in any other places where the parties involved with the processing are located. For further information, please contact the Data Controller.
The Data is kept for the time necessary to provide the service requested by the User, or stated by the purposes outlined in this document, and the User can always request that the Data Controller suspend or remove the data.
The use of the collected Data
The Data concerning the User is collected to allow the Owner to provide its services, as well as for the following purposes: Analytics.
The Personal Data used for each purpose is outlined in the specific sections of this document.
Detailed information on the processing of Personal Data
Personal Data is collected for the following purposes and using the following services:
The services contained in this section enable the Owner to monitor and analyze web traffic and can be used to keep track of User behavior.
Google Analytics with anonymized IP (Google Inc.)
Google Analytics is a web analysis service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”). Google utilizes the Data collected to track and examine the use of this Application, to prepare reports on its activities and share them with other Google services.
Google may use the Data collected to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network.
This integration of Google Analytics anonymizes your IP address. It works by shortening Users’ IP addresses within member states of the European Union or in other contracting states to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the complete IP address be sent to a Google server and shortened within the US.
Additional information about Data collection and processing
The User’s Personal Data may be used for legal purposes by the Data Controller, in Court or in the stages leading to possible legal action arising from improper use of this Application or the related services.
The User declares to be aware that the Data Controller may be required to reveal personal data upon request of public authorities.
Additional information about User’s Personal Data
System logs and maintenance
For operation and maintenance purposes, this Application and any third party services may collect files that record interaction with this Application (System logs) or use for this purpose other Personal Data (such as IP Address).
Information not contained in this policy
More details concerning the collection or processing of Personal Data may be requested from the Data Controller at any time. Please see the contact information at the beginning of this document.
The rights of Users
Users have the right, at any time, to know whether their Personal Data has been stored and can consult the Data Controller to learn about their contents and origin, to verify their accuracy or to ask for them to be supplemented, cancelled, updated or corrected, or for their transformation into anonymous format or to block any data held in violation of the law, as well as to oppose their treatment for any and all legitimate reasons. Requests should be sent to the Data Controller at the contact information set out above.
This Application does not support “Do Not Track” requests.
To determine whether any of the third party services it uses honor the “Do Not Track” requests, please read their privacy policies.
Definitions and legal references
Personal Data (or Data)
Any information regarding a natural person, a legal person, an institution or an association, which is, or can be, identified, even indirectly, by reference to any other information, including a personal identification number.
Information collected automatically from this Application (or third party services employed in this Application), which can include: the IP addresses or domain names of the computers utilized by the Users who use this Application, the URI addresses (Uniform Resource Identifier), the time of the request, the method utilized to submit the request to the server, the size of the file received in response, the numerical code indicating the status of the server’s answer (successful outcome, error, etc.), the country of origin, the features of the browser and the operating system utilized by the User, the various time details per visit (e.g., the time spent on each page within the Application) and the details about the path followed within the Application with special reference to the sequence of pages visited, and other parameters about the device operating system and/or the User’s IT environment.
The individual using this Application, which must coincide with or be authorized by the Data Subject, to whom the Personal Data refers.
The legal or natural person to whom the Personal Data refers.
Data Processor (or Data Supervisor)
Data Controller (or Owner)
The natural person, legal person, public administration or any other body, association or organization with the right, also jointly with another Data Controller, to make decisions regarding the purposes, and the methods of processing of Personal Data and the means used, including the security measures concerning the operation and use of this Application. The Data Controller, unless otherwise specified, is the Owner of this Application.
The hardware or software tool by which the Personal Data of the User is collected.
Small piece of data stored in the User’s device.
Notice to European Users: this privacy statement has been prepared in fulfillment of the obligations under Art. 10 of EC Directive n. 95/46/EC, and under the provisions of Directive 2002/58/EC, as revised by Directive 2009/136/EC, on the subject of Cookies.