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There are three different types of cookies:
- Session cookies are mainly used for assisting various activities during a session such as keeping you logged in between pages. Session cookies expire when the browser is closed.
- Permanent cookies remain stored even when a browser is closed. They can facilitate operations such as automatic login. Permanent cookies need to be deleted after a period of six months.
- First or Third Party are installed by first (website) or third parties and collect information to carry out various research into behaviour, demographics etc.
The table below explains the cookies we use and why:
|_ga||Google Analytics – Used to distinguish users.||Performance||Third party|
|_gid||Google Analytics – Used to distinguish users.||Performance||Third party|
|_gat_gtag_UA_(hash)||These cookies are set by Google Analytics which is a simple tool that helps us measure how users interact with our website. As a user navigates between web pages, Google Analytics records information about the page a user has visited, for example the URL of the page. The cookies themselves are used to ‘remember’ what a user has done on previous pages and interactions with our website.||Performance||Third Party|
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Collection and Processing of Data
On visiting the website of NAVIGO Shipholding AG, for reasons of statistics we register your IP-address, time of visit, volume of data transfer, which pages were visited and from where and by which web browser (browser type, browser version, operating system) you accessed our website. Any personalization of your data does not occur. As far as this information enables relating to personal data we conform to the regulations of the laws of data protection. Any further personal data will only be registered when you provide such details on your own free will, e.g. when using our contact form for an enquiry.