What are Cookies
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Cookies are referred to as session or persistent cookies, depending on how long they are used:
- Session cookies only last for your online session and disappear from your computer or device when you close your browser.
- cookies stay on your computer or device after the browser has been closed and last for the period of time specified in the cookie. These persistent cookies are activated each time you visit the site where the cookie was generated.
What Cookies Does World Market Intelligence Use And Why?
When you use our Websites, the following categories of cookies may be used:1. Strictly Necessary Cookies
These cookies are essential in helping you to move around our websites and use their features, such as accessing secure areas of the website. Without these cookies, services you have asked for cannot be provided. These cookies do not gather information about you that could be used for marketing or remembering where you've been on the internet.2. Performance cookies.
These cookies aren’t essential but they provide us with useful anonymous information about how people use our website. These cookies cannot be used to identify you as they never contain personal information such as your name or email address.3. Advertising cookies.
Where we show adverts, these may be provided by a third party who sets their own cookies. These cookies cannot be linked to your name and address, but may be used to track your anonymized visits across multiple websites.
How can you control cookies?
You can always delete existing cookies or change your settings to prevent new cookies being set. Note that if you remove cookies that are “strictly necessary”, this may result in a severely degraded service. Cookies can be controlled by your browser settings; please see http://aboutcookies.org/ for more information including a full guide [http://aboutcookies.org/Default.aspx?page=1] on how to disable cookies for all major browsers.
Cookies set by third parties
We may occasionally use a number of social media tools or external applications to enhance your interaction with this website - for example, we sometimes embed videos from YouTube. As a result, you may be sent cookies from these third party websites. We do not control these cookies and we suggest you check these third party websites for more information about the cookies they use. Please also see How to control cookies on this and other websites above for guidance on how you can switch off or delete cookies on other websites.