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The information published here (“Privacy Policy”) applies to the processing of your personal data by us, JA Solar Technology Co., Ltd. through the viewing or use of its core Website (

Personal data means any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person. In the following we explain how we process personal data and on which legal basis. In addition, we will explain your rights under data protection legislation and the period for which personal data will be stored. Your personal data will be processed in accordance with the provisions of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and the Federal Data Protection Act (Bundesdatenschutzgesetz – BDSG) and any other applicable legal provisions regarding the processing of personal data.

1. NAME AND CONTACT DETAILS OF CONTROLLER Controller with respect to operation of the Website and processing of data collected through the Website is: JA Solar Technology Co., Ltd., Headquarter Address: Building 8, Noble Center, East Auto Museum Road, Fengtai District, Beijing 100160, China Tel: +86 10 6361 1888 Fax: +86 10 6361 1999 E-mail: Data protection officer:[If you would like to contact JA Solar's data protection officer, you can reach out to her/him at] Controller with respect to all data processing which is carried out by JA Solar in the performance of service in the respective countries where JA Solar operates, as well as with respect to local processing of data which are transferred by JA Solar Technology Co. Ltd. to the respective JA Solar local establishment due to your visit of the respective local page of our Website, is the respective JA Solar local establishment whose contact details you will find here: Global Branches. In this Privacy Policy "JA Solar" means both JA Solar Technology Co. Ltd and all local establishments of JA Solar processing personal data. The regulations below apply to all of them equally.

2. VISITING OUR WEBSITE It is generally possible to use our Website without providing your personal data. For the convenience of your visit or for providing you services after you visited the Website it may be necessary to collect and process your personal identifiable data and background information. When you access our Website, the browser deployed on your terminal device will automatically send information to our Website server. This information is temporarily saved in a so-called log file. In this process, the following information will be collected without any action on your part and stored until its automated deletion, usually after one or two week: • IP address of the computer sending the request, • Date and time of Website access, • Name and URL of the retrieved file, • Website from which our site was accessed (referral URL), • Browser used and, if applicable, your computer’s operating system as well as the name of your access provider. The above-listed data will be processed by us for the following purposes: • Ensuring a smooth connection setup to the Website, • Ensuring easy use of our Website, • Evaluation of system security and stability, • Clarification of any improper page access (DoS/DDoS attacks, etc.), as well as • Further administrative purposes. The legal basis for the processing of personal data is Art. 6 (1), sentence 1, lit. f, GDPR. Our legitimate interest is derived from the above-listed purposes for data collection.

3. PROCESSING OF PERSONAL DATA BY CONTACTING US If you have questions of any kind, you may contact us by telephone, via email or via contact form on our Website. Please note that only in case for the necessity of performance of or entering into a contract with us that you may provide personal data to us. If you make personal data available to us via these routes or through our Website (e.g. via a contact form), we will only save and use this data on the basis of your consent according to Art. 6 (1), sentence 1, lit. a, GDPR, to process your inquiries or on the basis of Art. 6 (1), sentence 1, lit. b, GDPR if the subject of your inquiry relates to (pre-) contractual information. If you do not want your personal data collected, please do not submit it to us on our Website. If the processing of your personal data is based on your consent, the following applies: You may revoke your consent to the processing of the provided data at any time by sending an email to us using your email-address stated above. In this case, we will delete your data, unless we have a legal retention obligation (for example, if you send us a pre-contractual message via the contact form which then becomes the basis of a contractual relationship or if your message refers to existing contractual relationships).

4. DISCLOSURE OF THE PERSONAL DATA The personal data you provide us may be disclosed to our third party service providers which we engage for the provision of service or the contract performance, for example shipping companies, technical inspection agencies, or other service providers. Also a transfer to the service providers we engage is then carried out to fulfil a contract with you. In all cases where data processing as described above serves the purpose to fulfil a contract with you, the provision of your personal data is necessary for the conclusion of contract. Without your personal data, performance of contract with you would be impossible for us.

5. COOKIES When you use our Website, small text files, so-called "cookies" are stored on your computer's hard disk. These cookies track information about your computer's navigation on our Website (pages you access, date, time, how long you visited etc.). A cookie is downloaded at your first visit of a website by a browser to allow the server to determine the computer when it visits again, in order to track statistical information about navigation to and throughout certain areas of our Website. Generally you can set your browser options to inform you when cookies are placed, to stop accepting cookies automatically or in certain cases, or to allow placing cookies only in individual cases. You can also delete stored cookies in your browser settings. However, if cookies are disabled our Website's functionality may be limited.

6. TRANSFER OF PERSONAL DATA TO A THIRD COUNTRY Personal data we collect may be transferred to, and stored and processed in, China, EU, US, or any other country in which JA Solar maintains operations. We will ensure that transfers of personal data to a third country or an international organization are subject to appropriate safeguards.

7. PERIOD OF DATA STORAGE AND ROUTINE DELETION Unless explicitly stated above we process and store personal data only for the period, which is required to achieve the processing purpose, such as entering into a contract or performance thereof, or as long and to the extent as statutory laws require us to process and/or store such data. If the purpose of processing no longer applies or if the applicable statutory retention requirement expires, we will as a matter of routine erase data or restrict the processing of data in accordance with the applicable statutory laws.

8. SECURITY OF YOUR DATA JA Solar will strictly manage and protect the personal data you submitted to us. We have taken adequate technical and organisational precautionary measures to prevent loss, misuse or an unauthorized change of your personal data. We store all personal data you provide on our secure servers. Please keep in mind, however, that a data transfer over the Internet is never entirely secure and that we cannot guarantee security of data transferred over the Internet.

9. RIGHTS OF DATA SUBJECTS You have the following rights: To obtain information from us about the personal data we process according to Art. 15 GDPR. In particular, you may request information about the purposes of the processing, the categories of personal data, the categories of recipients to whom your personal data have been or will be disclosed, the envisaged period for which the personal data will be stored, the existence of the right to request rectification, erasure, restriction of processing or to object, the right to lodge a complaint, the source of your data if they were not collected by us, as well as the existence of automated decision-making, including profiling, as well as meaningful information about the associated details; To request without delay the rectification of incorrect or incomplete personal data stored by us according to Art. 16 GDPR; To request, according to Art. 17 GDPR, the erasure of personal data stored with us, unless the processing is necessary for exercising the right of freedom of expression and information, full compliance with legal obligations, for reasons of public interest, or for the establishment, exercise or defence of legal claims; To request restriction of processing your personal data according to Art. 18 GDPR, if you contest the accuracy of the data, if the processing is unlawful but you oppose the erasure of the data, and if we no longer need the personal data but you require them for the establishment, exercise or defence of legal claims, or if you exercised your right to object to processing according to Art. 21 GDPR; To request your personal data, which you have provided to us, in a structured, commonly used and machine-readable format or to demand the transmission to another controller according to Art. 20 GDPR; and To lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority in accordance with Art. 77 GDPR. You may generally contact the supervisory authority at your usual place of residence or workplace or at our seat for this purpose.

10. RIGHT TO OBJECT To the extent your personal data is processed based on legitimate interests pursuant to Art. 6 (1), sentence 1, lit. f, GDPR, you have the right to object to the processing of your personal data pursuant to Art. 21, GDPR on grounds relating to your particular situation. To exercise this right to object, it is sufficient to send an email to [

11. CHANGES TO THIS PRIVACY POLICY We reserve the right to review the above Privacy Policy from time to time within the regulatory framework of applicable laws and regulations and publish an updated version on our website, insofar as this is deemed appropriate, for instance due to new technical developments or changes in law or our business operation. Please regularly check and read this website therefore from time to time to ensure that you are familiar with our updated Privacy Policy.