Updated on 01.01.2006)
set out below. All terms not defined in this document have
between you and TradeCeramics.com which by use of this Site
you agree to accept.
terms not defined in this document have the meanings ascribed
which by use of this Site you agree to accept.
TradeCeramics.com and Gayan Trading Pty Ltd (legal owner
and the operator of this site) considers and respects an individual's
privacy seriously and importantly. TradeCeramics.com and
Gayan Trading Pty Ltd both are considered as one and the same
legal person and are mentioned as TradeCeramics.com (or the
The fundamental purpose of the services that TradeCeramics.com
provides you requires that we gather, process, use and distribute
the member's information which also you provide directly by
filling out our various forms and formats; for example, your
company name, contact information, company profile and homepage
and the products you buy and sell, etc. Therefore, TradeCeramics.com
does not guarantee that your information will be protected
from exposure in any particular party or group. In fact the
purpose of this e-marketplace web site is to make you and
your company known all over the commercial world. If you wish
to remove your company or update your company's information,
please Contact Us.
1. The Information We Collect
1.1 Registration Information.
At the time you register to become a Registered User of the
Site, you will be asked to fill out a registration form which
requires you provide information such as your name, address,
phone/fax number, email address and other personal information
as well as information about your business (“Registration
Information”). 1.2 Publishing Information.
If you submit any information to TradeCeramics.com to be
published on the Site through the publishing tools, including
but not limited to Company Directory, Product Catalog, Trade
Leads, then you are deemed to have given consent to the publication
of such information (“Publishing Information”).
1.3 Payment Information.
If you establish a credit account with us or our providers
or if you purchase a product or service from TradeCeramics.com
or a vendor available through TradeCeramics.com, we collect
additional information, including billing information, (but
not credit card numbers and expiration dates) and tracking
information from cheques or money orders (“Payment Information”).
1.4 Statistical Information.
In addition, we gather aggregate statistical information about
our Site and Users, such as IP addresses, browser software,
operating system, pages viewed, number of sessions and unique
visitors, etc. (“Statistical Information”).
1.5 Registration Information,
Publishing Information, Payment Information, Statistical Information
and any information we collect from you through the use of
cookies (see Section 5 below) or any other means shall collectively
be referred to as “Collected Information”.
2. How We Use Information
We use your Collected Information to improve our marketing
and promotional efforts, to statistically analyze site usage,
to improve our content and product offerings and to customize
our Site's content, layout and service specifically for you.
We use your Collected Information to service your Account
with us, including but not limited to investigating problems,
resolving disputes and enforcing agreements with us.
We share certain aggregate information based on analysis of
Collected Information with our partners, customers, advertisers
or potential Users.
We use your Collected Information to execute marketing campaigns,
promotions or advertising messages on behalf of third parties;
however, in these circumstances, your Collected Information
will not be disclosed to such third parties unless you respond
to the marketing, promotion or advertising message.
2.2 Registration Information.
We use your Registration Information to provide services that
you request or to contact you regarding additional services
about which TradeCeramics.com determines that you might be
Specifically, we use your email address, mailing address,
phone number or fax number to contact you regarding notices,
surveys, product alerts, new service or product offerings
and communications relevant to your use of our Site, such
as newsletters, if you choose to receive these as indicated
at the time of registration. We
generate reports and analysis based on the Registration Information
for internal analysis, monitoring and marketing decisions.
2.3 Publishing Information.
All of your Publishing Information will be publicly available
on the Site and therefore accessible by any internet user.
Any Publishing Information that you disclose to TradeCeramics.com
becomes public information and you relinquish any proprietary
rights (including but not limited to the rights of confidentiality
and copyrights) in such information.
You should exercise caution when deciding to include personal
or proprietary information in the Publishing Information that
you submit to us.
2.4 Payment Information.
TradeCeramics.com, your payment information will be collected
by 3rd party vendor ‘2checkout.com’ on its website
http://www.2checkout.com in order to enable transactions to
be completed by TradeCeramics.com. Any credit card information
that you provide through the vendor Site is directly submitted
to a payment server of the credit card processing bank. 2checkout.com
does not maintain electronic or physical copies of your credit
card full information but just keep the 1st and last 4 digits
of your credit card in order to validate the transaction.
The ‘2checkout.com’ will not
use the payment information collected for any secondary reasons,
but only to perform and validate the transaction.
2checkout.com has in place up-to-date technology and internal
procedures to guard your Payment Information against intruders,
there is no guarantee that such technology or procedure can
eliminate all of the risks of theft, loss or mis-use.
TradeCeramics.com shall not be liable to you or any other
person for any damages that might result from unauthorized
use, publication, disclosure or any other mis-use of Payment
Information, including credit card information.
We use Statistical Information to help diagnose problems with
and maintain our computer servers, to manage our Site, and
to enhance your Site and services based on the usage pattern
data we receive.
We generate reports and analysis based on the Statistical
Information for internal analysis, monitoring and marketing
We provide Statistical Information to third parties, but when
we do so, we do not provide personally-identifying information
without your permission.
3. Disclosure of Information
3.1 We reserve the right to disclose your Collected Information
to relevant authorities where we have reason to believe that
such disclosure is necessary to identify, contact or bring
legal action against someone who be infringing or threatening
to infringe, or who otherwise be causing injury to or interference
with, the title, rights, interests or property of TradeCeramics.com,
our Users, customers, partners, other web site users or anyone
else who could be harmed by such activities.
3.2 We also reserve the right to disclose Collected Information
in response to a subpoena or other judicial order or when
we reasonably believe that such disclosure is required by
law, regulation or administrative order of any court, governmental
or regulatory authority.
3.3 If we have reason to believe that a User is in breach
us, then we reserve the right to make public or otherwise
disclose such User’s Collected Information in order
to pursue our claim or prevent further injury to TradeCeramics.com
4. Co-Branded Relationships
Currently, TradeCeramics.com does not have any co-branding relationship
with any other party.
We use “cookies” to store specific information
about you and track your visits to our Site. It is not uncommon
their users. A “cookie” is a small amount of data
that is sent to your browser and stored on your computer's
A cookie can be sent to your computer’s hard drive only
if you access our Site using the computer.
If you do not de-activate or erase the cookie, each time you
use the same computer to access our Site, our web servers
will be notified of your visit to our Site and in turn we
have knowledge of your visit and the pattern of your usage.
Some of our business partners (e.g., advertisers,
to or control over these cookies.
This privacy statement covers the use of
cookies by TradeCeramics.com at http://www.TradeCeramics.com only and
and enable us to access your Registration Information, Publishing
Information or Payment Information so you do not have to re-enter
it; gather statistical information about usage by Users; research
visiting patters and help target advertisements based on User
interests; assist our partners to track User visits to the
Site and process orders; and track progress and participation
You can determine if and how a cookie will
be accepted by configuring your browser’s which is installed
in the computer you are using to access the Site.
If you desire, you can change those configurations in your
By setting your preferences in the browser, you can accept
all cookies, you can be notified when a cookie is sent, or
you can reject all cookies.
If you reject all cookies by choosing the cookie-disabling
function in your browser, you be required to re-enter your
information on our Site more often and certain features of
our Site be unavailable.
The Site and its contents are not intended to be targeted
to minors under applicable law and we do not intend to sell
any of our products or services to minors. However, we have
no way of distinguishing the age of individuals who access
of all ages. If a minor has provided us with personal
information without parental or guardian consent, the parent
or guardian should contact us to remove the information.
7. Security Measures
7.1 We employ commercially reasonable security methods to
prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy and ensure
correct use of information.
7.2 As a Registered User, your Registration Information, Publishing
Information and Payment Information (if any) can be viewed
and edited through your Account which is protected by Password.
We recommend that you do not divulge your Password to anyone.
Our personnel will never ask you for your Password in an unsolicited
phone call or in an unsolicited e-mail. If you share a computer
with others, you should not choose to save your log-in information
(e.g., User ID and Password) on the computer.
Remember to sign out of your Account and close your browser
window when you have finished your session.
7.3 No data transmission over the Internet or any wireless
network can be guaranteed to be perfectly secured.
As a result, while we try to protect your information, no
web site or company, including ourselves, can absolutely ensure
or guarantee the security of any information you transmit
to us and you do so at your own risk.
You agree that all Collected Information (whether or not collected
prior to or after the new policy became effective) will be
you should contact TradeCeramics.com in writing (at the address
and specifically request that TradeCeramics.com return and/or
destroy all copies of all or part of your Collected Information
in TradeCeramics.com’s possession.
9. Correcting Your Information
You can access, view and edit your Registration Information,
Publishing Information and Payment Information (if any) through
your Account with TradeCeramics.com.
To update or correct such information, please sign-in and
make the necessary edits in your member's area.
you wish to unsubscribe to our email communications and/or
de-list your company profile please send an email to info@TradeCeramics.com
or by visiting our website http://ww.TradeCeramics.com/index.php?action=otherpages_contactus
10. Contacting Us
of this site, or your dealings with this Web site, you can
contact at :
Postal Address : P O Box 9034, Scoresby, Victoria 3179, Australia