PRIVACY POLICY

AVX Corporation (AVX) is dedicated to protecting the privacy of the consumers of its products and services. AVX wants to provide a safe and secure environment for consumers. The purpose of this privacy policy is to inform you, as a visitor to an AVX Corporation web site, of the types of information we may gather about you, how we may use that information, whether we disclose it to anyone, and the choices you have regarding our use of, and your ability to correct the information. This privacy policy applies to the avx.com web site and other Internet-accessible AVX Corporation branded websites and/or services that incorporate this policy. AVX Corporation is not responsible for the privacy policies of any or all of the linked web sites contained within the AVX web site.

About All AVX web site Visitors

AVX Corporation web sites automatically gathers certain usage information like the quantity and frequency of visitors to the web site and its areas. We only use such data in aggregate form. The data helps us determine how often our customers use different parts of the web site. This allows us to improve our site to assure that it is as appealing as we can make it for as many of you as possible.

Information About You

When you access an AVX Corporation web site you may obtain access to features, which contain personal information. We may ask for information about you when you sign up to use a service or when you order a product. We may require certain information, such as: name, e-mail, shipping/billing address, telephone and fax numbers, and credit card number, in order to provide that service or product to you. We may also use that information to let you know of additional products and services, about which you may be interested in. Opt-out instructions from all our newsletters and press material are included in each issue.

Disclosure

All information transmitted on the AVX Corporation web site is confidential and will not be sold, licensed or given away to any external source. Personal information sent to AVXs server on this site is secured by VeriSign and encrypted to prevent third parties from reading it. AVX may share such information in response to legal processes, such as a court orders or subpoenas, or in special cases such as physical threats to you or others.

AVX Corporation Web Site Privacy Policy Changes

If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes here so that you will always know what information we gather, how we might use that information and whether we will disclose it to anyone.