1. Description and scope of data processing

Our website uses cookies. Cookies are text files that are stored in the web browser and by the web browser on computer system of the user. When a user accesses a website, a cookie may be stored on the user’s operating system. This cookie contains a distinctive string of characters that enables clear identification of the browser when the website is next accessed.

We use cookies to make our website more user-friendly. Some elements of our website require the accessing browser to be identifiable even after a page change.
The following data are stored and transmitted in the cookies:

  • Language settings
  • Login information

2. Legal basis for data processing

The legal basis for processing of personal data with the use of technically essential cookies is point (f) of Article 6 (1) GDPR.
The legal basis for processing of personal data with the use of cookies for analysis purposes, subject to the user’s consent to this, is point (a) of Article 6 (1) GDPR.

3. Purpose of data processing

The purpose of the use of technically essential cookies is to make websites easier to use. Some functions of our website cannot be offered without the use of cookies. To this end, it is also essential for the browser to be recognised again after a page change.
We need cookies for the following applications:

  • Savings of language settings
  • Session management

The user data gathered by means of technically essential cookies are not used to create user profiles.

4. Duration of storage, option of objection and rectification

Cookies are stored on the user’s computer and transmitted from the computer to our site. Therefore, as the user, you have full control over the use of cookies. By changing the settings in your web browser, you can deactivate or restrict the transferring of cookies. Cookies that have already been stored can be erased at any time. This can also be performed automatically. If cookies are deactivated for our website, it is possible that some functions of the website will no longer be fully usable.

If you prevent your browser from accepting cookies, this means that you will not be able to us all functions of website.

What cookies do we use?

Cookie source
Cookie name
Expiration time
Comprend WAAScookieAgree12 monthsThis cookie is stored when closing the cookie consent banner.
Google Analytics_ga 26 monthsUsed to distinguish users
_gid 24 hoursUsed to distinguish users
_gat1 minuteUsed to throttle request rate. 
_gat_Waas1 minute Used to throttle request rate. 

Cookie agree

When closing the cookie banner, a cookie is stored to remember that you have closed the cookie banner.

Google analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses "cookies", which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information for the purposes of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however, please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using the MPC Container Ship's website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.
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