Legal Disclaimer

The publisher of this site is:

EURANIMI – European Association of Non-Integrated Metal Importers & Distributors

VAT Number: BE0766300394
Registered number: BE0766300394

Head Office

B-1040 Brussels – Belgium

Publication Managers
Christophe Lagrange
Rob Greve

The information contained in this website is for general information purposes only. The information is provided by EURANIMI and while we endeavour to keep the information up to date and correct, we make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the website or the information, products, services, or related graphics contained on the website for any purpose. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk.

In no event will we be liable for any loss or damage including without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damage whatsoever arising from loss of data or profits arising out of, or in connection with, the use of this website.

Through this website you are able to link to other websites which are not under the control of EURANIMI. We have no control over the nature, content and availability of those sites. The inclusion of any links does not necessarily imply a recommendation or endorse the views expressed within them.

Every effort is made to keep the website up and running smoothly. However, EURANIMI will not be liable for the website being temporarily or permanently unavailable due to technical issues, human mistakes or any other reason.



The protection of your personal data and your privacy are very important to EURANIMI. Therefore, we only use personal data exclusively in accordance with the privacy law and other relevant legal regulations. By privacy law we mean the law of 8 December 1992 on the protection of privacy in relation to the processing of personal data. Any reference to the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) is a reference to the regulation of 27 April 2016 on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data.

With this privacy statement EURANIMI wants to inform you about how personal data are processed and what your rights are in this respect. By using our services via the website, you explicitly grant your consent that we may process your personal data. This privacy statement may be subject to future changes. We therefore advise you to consult this document on a regular basis.


EURANIMI – European Association of Non-Integrated Metal Importers & Distributors
B-1040 Brussels – Belgium


EURANIMI undertakes to collect and process only these personal data that are necessary for the purposes for which they have been collected, in particular to answer questions and comments as accurately as possible. This concerns the following personal data:

  • Name
  • Company (optional)
  • E-mail address
  • Phone number (optional)


EURANIMI collects personal data to provide a secure, optimized and personalized user experience. This collection of personal data may expand as you make more intensive use of our services. Data processing is essential to the operation of this website and its services. We process your data for the following purposes:

  • Offering information
  • Providing general and personal services
  • Obtaining and processing user assessments
  • Improving general services
  • Detecting and preventing errors, fraud or unauthorized acts or behaviours.

EURANIMI also automatically collects anonymous information regarding the use you make of the website. For example, EURANIMI will automatically log which parts of the website you visit, which web browser you use, which website you were visiting when you got access to the website, the day and time you visit the website, as well as your IP address. EURANIMI cannot identify you on the basis of these data, but it allows EURANIMI to compile statistics regarding the use of the website.

By visiting the website, you agree with the collection of such statistical data.

This data are only processed for internal use by EURANIMI. EURANIMI can assure you that your personal data will not be sold, passed on or communicated to third parties, unless it concerns companies that contribute to the proper functioning of this website. They too will only process your data for the purposes stated in this privacy statement. EURANIMI has taken all necessary technical measures to prevent unauthorised access and use of your personal data.


The website contains hyperlinks to other websites. Under no circumstances is EURANIMI liable for the privacy policy or privacy practices of any third party.


A cookie, also known as an HTTP cookie, a web cookie or a browser cookie, is usually a small text file sent from a website and stored in the web browser or on the user’s device while a user is surfing on a website or using a mobile application. When the user later visits the same website, the data stored in the cookie can be retrieved in order to inform the website of the user’s previous activity. Cookies were designed as a reliable mechanism for websites to remember the status of the website or the activity that the user has undertaken in the past. They help us to optimize your visit to the website, to remember technical choices and to offer more relevant services. If you wish to consult or use the website, we recommend that you enable cookies. However, you are entirely free to refuse them.

While cookies can neither contain viruses nor install malware on the host computer, tracking cookies and especially third-party tracking cookies are often used as ways to compile long-term data on the browsing history of individuals – a major privacy concern that prompted European and US legislators to take action in 2011. This cookie statement is in accordance with the current Belgian Law (Law of 10/07/2012 laying down provisions regarding electronic communications, SJ 20/9/2012).

During a visit to the website, some data are collected for statistical purposes, to be able to manage them by Google Analytics. EURANIMI uses the following cookies in this context:

Performance cookies: these cookies help to improve the performance of the website and thus provide a better user experience. EURANIMI uses Google Analytics, a popular web analysis service provided by Google Inc. Google Analytics uses cookies to help EURANIMI analyse how users use the website. It records the number of visitors and informs EURANIMI about their overall behaviour – such as the typical duration of a visit to the website or the number of pages a user views on average.

Session cookies: these cookies support the proper functioning of this website.


Should you wish to invoke your privacy rights, as set out below, please contact us via or via our contact page.

  • Right to access the personal data that EURANIMI may hold about you;
  • Right to rectification, completion or update of your personal data;
  • Right to delete your personal data (‘right to be forgotten’);
  • Right to restrict the processing of your personal data;
  • Right to transfer of your personal data;
  • Right of objection/opposition to the processing of your personal data.

You can exercise these rights free of charge. EURANIMI undertakes to comply with your request within one month at the latest.


We hope that you will never deem this necessary, but if you wish to submit a complaint regarding the way in which EURANIMI collects, uses and/or processes your personal data, you can submit a complaint to the Belgian data protection authority


Should you have any questions about this privacy statement or about the way EURANIMI collects, uses or processes your personal data, please contact us:

EURANIMI – European Association of Non-Integrated Metal Importers & Distributors
B-1040 Brussels – Belgium


This Cookie Policy explains what cookies are and how we use them, the types of cookies we use i.e, the information we collect using cookies and how that information is used, and how to control the cookie preferences. For further information on how we use, store, and keep your personal data secure, see our Privacy Policy.

You can at any time change or withdraw your consent from the Cookie Declaration on our website
Learn more about who we are, how you can contact us, and how we process personal data in our Privacy Policy.
Your consent applies to the following domains:

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files that are used to store small pieces of information. They are stored on your device when the website is loaded on your browser. These cookies help us make the website function properly, make it more secure, provide better user experience, and understand how the website performs and to analyze what works and where it needs improvement.

How do we use cookies?

As most of the online services, our website uses first-party and third-party cookies for several purposes. First-party cookies are mostly necessary for the website to function the right way, and they do not collect any of your personally identifiable data.

The third-party cookies used on our website are mainly for understanding how the website performs, how you interact with our website, keeping our services secure, providing advertisements that are relevant to you, and all in all providing you with a better and improved user experience and help speed up your future interactions with our website.

What types of cookies do we use?

Essential: Some cookies are essential for you to be able to experience the full functionality of our site. They allow us to maintain user sessions and prevent any security threats. They do not collect or store any personal information. For example, these cookies allow you to log-in to your account and add products to your basket, and checkout securely.

Statistics: These cookies store information like the number of visitors to the website, the number of unique visitors, which pages of the website have been visited, the source of the visit, etc. These data help us understand and analyze how well the website performs and where it needs improvement.

Marketing: Our website displays advertisements. These cookies are used to personalize the advertisements that we show to you so that they are meaningful to you. These cookies also help us keep track of the efficiency of these ad campaigns.
The information stored in these cookies may also be used by the third-party ad providers to show you ads on other websites on the browser as well.

Functional: These are the cookies that help certain non-essential functionalities on our website. These functionalities include embedding content like videos or sharing content of the website on social media platforms.

Preferences: These cookies help us store your settings and browsing preferences like language preferences so that you have a better and efficient experience on future visits to the website.

How can I manage my cookie preferences?

Should you decide to change your preferences later through your browsing session, you can click on the “Privacy & Cookie Policy” tab on your screen. This will display the consent notice again enabling you to change your preferences or withdraw your consent entirely.

In addition to this, different browsers provide different methods to block and delete cookies used by websites. You can change the settings of your browser to block/delete the cookies. To find out more about how to manage and delete cookies, visit,