(Please see the following [4. Provision of Personal Information to Third Parties]and [5. Joint Use of Personal Information])

If any personal information is acquired or used for any other business purposes than those described above, a notice or announcement will be issued separately.

2. Possession of Personal Information

MHI possesses and will possess personal information including names, addresses, telephone numbers, FAX numbers, e-mail addresses, gender, ages, memberships, departments and titles of its customers, suppliers and other related companies.

MHI does not acquire and possess any personal information that is not required for business purposes.

3. Personal Information Management

MHI will take necessary and appropriate measures to ensure the security of the personal information possessed by it and endeavor to maintain the contents of such personal information are accurate and up-to-date to the extent necessary for business purposes.

Personal information which is no longer necessary for business purposes will be disposed of promptly in an appropriate manner.

4. Provision of Personal Information to Third Parties

MHI will not provide the personal information of any person to any third party without such person's approval, except in the following cases:

  1. The matters stipulated for the provision of personal information in the Personal Information Protection Act are noticed or easily known to such person and also reported to The Personal Information Protection Commission, provided that the provision of the personal information will be suspended upon the individual’s request;
  2. The work of handling personal information is entrusted, in whole or in part, to any third party to the extent necessary for MHI's business purposes.
    • Provided, that a confidentiality agreement shall be entered into by and between MHI and such entrusted company and that MHI will provide necessary and appropriate supervision of such entrusted company;
  3. MHI will share the personal information of any specific person with one or more of its subsidiaries and/or affiliates to the extent necessary for business purposes (See 「5. Joint Use of Personal Information」).; and
  4. Such disclosure of personal information to any third party is otherwise authorized under any applicable law or regulation.

5. Joint Use of Personal Information

MHI may share the personal information acquired by MHI with one or more of its subsidiaries and/or affiliates necessary for the above business purposes (See [1. Use of Personal Information]), provided MHI shall remain responsible for the security of the same. Such personal information may include, without limitation, the names of customers and other parties concerned with MHI's businesses and their work or home addresses, telephone numbers, fax numbers, e-mail addresses, genders, ages, associated organizations and departments and professional titles.

6. Contact for Personal Information

For information regarding the specific business purposes, the disclosure, correction and suspension of use of the contents of personal information (hereinafter "inquiries about personal information"), contact the respective departments of MHI to which such personal information was provided. (To make inquiries about personal information, it is necessary to submit a completed request form including a valid form of identification. Request forms will be sent from MHI on request.)

In the event the department to which the personal information was provided is unknown, or for any inquiry for general information on the process of handling personal information, contact:

Personal Information Advice Office
Legal & General Affairs Department, Head Office,
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd.
2-3, Marunouchi 3-chome, Chiyoda-ku Tokyo, 100-8332
Tel.: +81-3-6275-6200

For contacts about personal information to MHI's other locations, refer to this:

7. Objects of MHI

The corporate objects of MHI are as follows.

  1. Building, sale, repair and salvaging and scrapping of ships and defense vessels;
  2. Manufacture, sale and repair of special motor vehicles, rolling-stock and special armored vehicles;
  3. Manufacture, sale and repair of aircraft, space systems and missiles;
  4. Manufacture, installation, sale and repair of turbines, boilers, internal combustion engines, hydraulic turbines, nuclear equipment and other power systems;
  5. Manufacture, installation, sale and repair of iron and steel manufacturing machinery, ceramic machinery, mining machinery, chemical machinery, textile machinery, pulp and paper making machinery, box making machinery, printing machinery, plastic processing machinery, rubber and tire machinery, machine tools and tools, construction machinery, refrigerating machinery, air-conditioning machinery, agricultural machinery, machinery for cargo-hoisting and transportation, food machinery, packing machinery, blowers, compressors, wind tunnels, hydraulic machinery, oil hydraulic equipment, pneumatic control equipment, electric and electronic machinery and equipment, medical machinery and various other machinery, equipment and apparatus for industrial and general use;
  6. Manufacture, installation, sale and repair of air pollution prevention equipment, water corruption prevention equipment, solid waste treatment equipment and other pollution prevention and environmental improvement equipment;
  7. Manufacture, installation, sale and repair of bridges, hydraulic gates, stacks, offshore facilities and other steel structures and various iron works;
  8. Manufacture, sale and repair of defense arms;
  9. Designing, observation and execution of civil engineering and construction works;
  10. Lease, engineering and technical assistance in those items mentioned in the foregoing sub-paragraphs and manufacture and sale of parts thereof;
  11. Lease, purchase, sale and administration of real property;
  12. Supply of electricity and heat;
  13. Disposal of general and industrial waste;
  14. Launching of satellites;
  15. All business incidental or relating to those items mentioned in the foregoing sub-paragraphs.

How to Handle Personal Information on the Website

(1) Security in obtaining personal information

In obtaining the personal information of an MHI customer from the Website, MHI uses the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) and other encrypting means to protect the personal information inputted through a communications link. The SSL is a general technology used for security of communications on Webnet, which can encrypt the input data before it is transmitted over the Internet and prevent the input data from being intercepted or tapped. If you use any browser that is not compatible with the SSL, you could not access to this page from the intranet of your company due to the settings of Firewall or any other software settings.

(2) Collection of Browsing History

The Website collects information from your device in order to improve our services and provide a better user experience. The information collected is for example server access logs including system information and IP address, cookies and web beacons.
The collected information is anonymous and it is not possible to identify any specific individual or user.
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*Google Analytics
The Website uses Google Analytics provided by Google Inc. for collecting, recording, and analyzing browsing patterns. Google Analytics uses cookies to collect information, but does not collect any data that would enable individual users to be identified. To disable Google Analytics, download and install the “Google Analytics Opt-out Add-on” from the Google Analytics Opt-out Add-on download page, and change your browser’s add-on settings. The information collected is managed based on Google’s privacy policy.

(3) Others

MHI cannot have any responsibility for maintaining the security of your personal information on any other Website linked with the MHI Website. If you have any query or inquiry regarding the handling of personal information, make direct access to each relevant Website.