At our website( we recognize the importance of personal information, and will implement the following measures as a means for protecting such information. These measures apply to this website only and we do not hold responsibility for the protection of personal information on any other sites including those which are linked from this site. We encourage you to check the policies regarding the protection of personal information for each site you visit.

1. We will use personal information solely with respect to inquiries received from you or for such other purpose as indicated on this website. We will not use personal information for any other purposes without your prior consent.

2. We will not provide personal information to any third party. However, Sumitomo Corporation may provide personal information if required by law or under special circumstances.

3. We will make the utmost effort to keep our customers' personal information accurate and up-to-date, and take measures to prevent the illegal access to, or the loss, destruction, falsification, or leakage of personal information.

4. In the event that Sumitomo Corporation contracts the handling of personal information to an external subcontractor, we will prohibit such contractor from leaking or providing personal information to other parties by means of contract and will ensure proper management of information.

5. Sumitomo Corporation will comply with all applicable laws, regulations, guidelines, and any other standards related to the handling of personal information, and we will periodically review and improve our policies provided above.