Overview of our general terms
Welcome to Materialtrader.com. By using the services on the websites of MaterialTrader BV (materialtrader.com and other related websites where this agreement appears), you agree to the following terms and conditions of MaterialTrader:
MaterialTrader is a platform that connects advertisers and buyers. MaterialTrader is NOT involved in any actual transaction between buyers and sellers. For that reason, MaterialTrader can not exert any control in respect to quality, safety or legality of the properties listed, the accuracy of the listings, the ability of advertisers to sell items and the power of buyers to buy items.
MaterialTrader is an international platform for online trading in commodities. The platform facilitates and supports the market operation: MaterialTrader brings supply and demand together. Sales transactions take place without the intervention of MaterialTrader, agreements are directly between buyer and seller. MaterialTrader provides a unique platform on which several commodity markets are listed.
It is forbidden to reproduce any content(s) or parts of the Materialtrader.com website and make this available to third parties without permission of (agreement with) MaterialTrader BV
This agreement is effective from june 1, 2014 and once accepted by the user.
2. Offers not binding
MaterialTrader is not an auction site, but provides an advertising platform with the possibility to make offers. In principle, an offer is not binding and can not be obliged to buy or sell. However, this does not apply if an advertiser in his ad on this point explicitly applies different rules. There is no deadline, the ad and thus also the bid may be deleted if the ad is older than two months. MaterialTrader also has the rights, at any time without giving reason, to remove the website, advertisement or bid.
MaterialTrader tries to connect advertisers and buyers in different markets and lists. However MaterialTrader is never a party to a contract concluded between the advertiser and the buyer through the use of the site. If you have a dispute with one or more users, you have to fix this yourself. You indemnify MaterialTrader (and all of its staff , managers and agents) from any claims, claims for damages or other like, connected with such disputes. Use of Materialtrader.com is for your own risk. If an offer seems too good to be true, then it often is the case in practise.
Regardless of the previous paragraph, if a judicial decision can prove that we are in any way be liable to you or any third party, then our liability to you or any other third party, shall be limited to the greater of the following amounts : ( a) total fees you paid to us in the course of the 12 months prior to the action giving rise to liability, or ( b ) following € 150, - .
3. References to websites or third party services
It is not allowed to refer to your website or any other third party website. MaterialTrader always has the right to delete a listing, a web address, link ,button or banner from your ad.
MaterialTrader contains references ( eg by means of a hyperlink , banner or button ) to third party websites. These references can also be placed in or next to your ad. MaterialTrader has no control or influence over the content and policies of these websites . MaterialTrader has no control or influence over the services and policies of these service providers .
Registration is only possible as a company. To register, the user must truthfully fill / her full details . Admission is free for users.
It is not allowed for users to use a false identity on the site.
The user is allowed at any time to cancel their registration. In this case, all user-related information stored by MaterialTrader, will be removed within one month of receipt of the notice.
In case of registration with MaterialTrader, the user will have a user name (or email address) and a password for the purpose of registration.
The user is responsible to ensure that the user name and password to protect against unauthorized login by a third party. He/ she serves MaterialTrader promptly to notify the event of abuse by his username and password, or if he does suspect with relevant evidence that this can happen .
5. Use of MaterialTrader
You agree that all data, particularly content and data related to the product offered, are correct and not misleading .
The user assumes all costs associated with placing his ad, such as the cost of its Internet connection and the cost of purchase of its hardware for use of our website.
You may only post ads in English, Dutch and German.
Place your ad in a section, make for each product or service, a separate ad and place it in the best matching section.
Placing double advertisements is not allowed, these will be removed and can result in an permanent ban.
Do you have your product or service sold or found what you were looking for ? Then we kindly ask you to remove your ad.
The duration of the ad is two months. After this period, MaterialTrader is authorized to remove . Relating to the advertising of the site as a user, you can always delete your ad or renewe it and publish it on the site.
When you use MaterialTrader, the following is not permitted:
Advertisers choose a name that consists of a URL, or a portion of a URL.
Place ads which refers to a website or a brand/ company.
Place partly or largely filled ads with links to advertising sites or advertisements, whether or not specifically aimed at the processing of ad revenue by generating clicks an ad.
Violating the laws, third party rights, or our policies, including policies prohibited and restricted items.
Do not use our site if you should enter into any legally binding contracts used under 18 years of age, or if you are temporarily or indefinitely suspended due to abuse of our site .
Do not pay for products or services that you have purchased , unless the seller has made to the product or service description after you bid, a clear typographical error is made, or you can not verify its identity.
Products purchased by you or services that you are at decreased not deliver unless the buyer does not comply with the conditions laid down, or you can not verify the identity of the buyer.
Manipulate the price of a product or service or offers from other users interfere .
Transfer your Trader account and username without our permission to another party, use of MaterialTrader with the username or password of someone else .
Spam , chain letters or pyramid schemes or sending MaterialTrader places .
Distribute viruses or any other technologies that may damage MaterialTrader or the interests or property of MaterialTrader users .
Information about users obtain or collect information, including email addresses , without their consent .
Offering , soliciting or posting photos subject to copyright and portrait rights of someone else calm .
Using text and / or photos of others without permission from the copyright holder.
Protected names or logos of companies to use in your ad different than the name of the company that the product or service you are advertising manufactured or produced .
A disclaimer regarding the authenticity or legality of the product or service you offer . Advertisers need to ensure that their products or services are authentic before offering on MaterialTrader. If you have any doubts about the authenticity of a product or service , do not offer it .
Using a misleading title for your ad . Misleading titles are all titles that the product or service that you are offering not describe.
To make comparisons between products or services in the title.
Place with the sole purpose of directly or indirectly promote a business, except in the Services group. Advertise
6. Price Information
Regarding the Netherlands:
The overall tax rate in the Netherlands is 21 % . On invoices you receive from MaterialTrader for the services that you purchase from us is therefore the VAT rate of 21 % will be charged.
Sellers can PayPal, credit cards such as Mastercard / Visa , debit cards and electronic payments online bank card as a payment method for purchases on MaterialTrader. Sellers can also transfer from bank to bank wire transfers of cash payments by bank transfer and money order service online BidPay as a payment method. Sellers may accept COD payments or let people pay for personal transactions . Cash for their purchase Sellers can accept checks by name , money orders , cashier's checks , certified checks and other convertible instruments. These payment services will be roll out in the next versions of materialtrader.com.
MaterialTrader is in no way party ( cash ) transactions between seller and buyer.
In some cases you have to pay for placement of an advertisement. The amount you owe will depend on the category in which you place the ad.
An overview of the sections and paid the amounts due for this can be found on the future rates page.
7. Privacy and data protection
Without your express consent we will never use your personal information to sell to third parties for their marketing purposes. MaterialTrader is entitled to store ( anywhere in the world) your user information for our own use. In particular :
Publication and transmission of data within the scope of the services as offered by MaterialTrader.
Transfer of user data if requested. By the competent authority of MaterialTrader
Sedning newletters if requested
Data storage by MaterialTrader is protected both physically and technologically. By logging into your account, you can use the information you provide to us and change and choose not to receive certain messages.
8. Indemnity and Liability
You are obliged to us and our subsidiaries , officers, directors, agents and employees to indemnify where appropriate, and to protect us against any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys' fees, made by any third party and that due to or arising out of your breach of this User Agreement or the documents it by reference part, or your violation of any law or the rights of a third party.
In the following cases MaterialTrader recognizes no liability:
Regarding contracts concluded by users themselves.
For the goods and / or services supplied by the seller to the buyer, in particular ;
( a) accuracy and completeness of the statements made by the buyer or seller , ( b ) the quality or utilization of goods and / or services provided , ( c ) the uses for specific use as intended by the buyer and ( d ) it does not violate the rights of third parties goods and / or services .
MaterialTrader can not exclude that the person named as purchaser or seller in the Material provided by Trader or receive data actually exists. The consequences are that the user is always at your own risk, or one of its purchasing or selling parties actually exists .
MaterialTrader can not exclude with absolute certainty that a password into the hands of a person who is not authorized for this is to get the user's it. MaterialTrader accepts no liability with regard to rules of a messenger without authorization .
Unless otherwise expressly provided , you must send your letters to; MaterialTrader BV, Postbus 575, 7500 AN Enschede. We will send your valid notifications to the email address that you yielded when you registered. Notice will be deemed given 24 hours after email is sent, unless the sender is aware was informed that the email address is invalid. We can also provide you legal notices by post to the address that was provided when registering. In such case, notice shall be deemed given 3 days after the date of shipment .
Unless otherwise determined, this Agreement shall be governed in all respects by and construed in accordance with Dutch law, to the exclusion of the application of the rules of private international law. You agree that any claim or dispute must be settled before a court based in Almelo, Netherlands, with MaterialTrader unless otherwise agreed between the parties .
If any provision of this Agreement is held invalid or unenforceable, such provision shall not apply, while the remaining provisions stay in force. We may assign this Agreement at its discretion, subject to compliance with the provisions on notifications. Titles are for reference purposes only and in no way limit the scope of the relevant article of this User Agreement. Our failure to act in response to a breach by you or others does not mean that we lose our right to act with respect to subsequent or similar breaches . We can not guarantee that we will take action against all breaches of this Agreement action.
We may revise this Agreement at any time by posting. The amended terms on this site Except where otherwise provided, all adjustment provisions 30 days after they are initially posted automatically take in force. This Agreement may be modified from those described above, except in any other way by a written document by you and by us signed. If you do not agree with the changes in our policy or in specific terms or conditions, you may terminate the agreement at any time by closing your account. All understandings and agreements between you and us relating to the subject matter of the contract are set put in this agreement. The following sections shall survive the termination of this Agreement maintained: Fees and Services ( charges you owe for using our services ), Release, Content License , Liability, Indemnity and Dispute Resolution, and all other provisions reasonably this User Agreement shall survive .
If you are not going to be bound by these Terms and agree you may not use our services .
12. Violate User Agreement and General Conditions of MaterialTrader
When MaterialTrader believes that you are acting in breach of our terms and conditions, we reserve the right to remember, the access and further action on the website of MaterialTrader without prejudice to the right of MaterialTrader to take further legal action against you and to claim damages.