Please read this Privacy Policy carefully. This Privacy Policy governs the manner in which collects, uses, maintains and discloses information collected through this website ("Site"). We respect your privacy and do not gather any personal information from you that you do not provide voluntarily.(“Personal information” means information or an opinion about you from which your identity is apparent or can reasonably be ascertained. This is whether the information or opinion is true or not and whether it is recorded in material format or not.)


This Privacy Policy applies to the It should be read in combination with the Site’s Terms of Use and both documents together control the relationship between you and us.

Who is responsible for personal information collected on the Site?

The Site is owned and operated by World Trade Exchange Organization LLC of 375 Park Avenue, Suite 2607, New York NY 10152 US. We are responsible for the processing of your personal information and may be contacted using the Site’s contact formor by email to


You must register on this Site in order to use certain of the Site’s online services and functions, such as our Marketplace. If you just want to browse the Site, registration is optional.

During registration, you will be required to provide contact information, consisting of an email address, username and password.

You can select any username you want, except that your username cannot be an impersonation, the same or confusingly similar to a famous trademark, or be a term that is offensive in any way. You may, but are not obligated to, use your own name. If you do use your own name, you consent to it being passed to othersby use of the functions of the Site. World Trade Exchange reserves the right to reject or remove any username that does not meet applicable standards.

Protection of minors

Minors under the age of 18 are not permitted to register with the Site or to post any content to the Site.


We do use cookies on the Site and if you do not consent to this you should either not use the Site or configure your browser to reject cookies. Cookies are small data files that your web browser places on your computer or device. You may change your browser settings to opt out of cookies but this may prevent the Site from functioning correctly. The Site uses cookies for the following purposes:
  • Functional cookies: These improve the user experience, for example by remembering previously entered information so you do not need to enter it twice.
  • Analytics cookies: These collect a mix of personal information which in some circumstances could identify an individual such as IP address and also aggregated anonymous demographic and statistical data.

What personal information do we collect?

Personal Information is information that may identify you as a specific individual. We only collect personal information you voluntarily provide to us. We collect the following information from our users:
  • First name
  • Last name
  • Address
  • Email address
  • Telephone number
  • Age
  • IP address.
We may also collect your personal information if you provide it to us throughMarketplace listings, comments and any other content you post, correspondence (for example, emails or messages via our contact form), or if shared by you through social media applications.

How do we collect personal information?

We collect personal identification information in a variety of ways, including, but not limited to when you:
  • Register for membership
  • Transact, for example in the Marketplace
  • Send us an email
  • Fill out a web form
  • Post comments, ratings or other content to the Site.

If you choose not to provide personal information

You always have the choice to not provide us with your personal information. However, it may not be possible to make full or proper use of the Site if your personal information is not provided to us.

How we use personal information

We may collect and use your personal information for the following purposes:
  • To register you as a member and create your account
  • To process your trade transactions
  • To improve customer service: For example, where your contact information helps us to respond to your customer service requests and support your needs more efficiently.
  • To improve the Site: For example, we may use feedback you provide to improve the functionality and performance of the Site
  • To send emails with general information about Site related special offers and promotions, or other Site news and updates.
We do not share your personal information with any third parties, except to the extent necessary to assist you in relation to a purpose listed above.

Non-personal identification information

We may collect non-personal identification information about visitors and members whenever they interact with the Site. Non-personal identification information may include the browser’s name, the type of computer and technical information about the means of connection to our Site, such as the operating system and the Internet service provider utilized and other similar information. Sometimes IP address is included and you are advised there are circumstances where an IP address may be able to identify an individual and in that context becomes personal information.

Activity Monitors and Analytics

This website makes use of activity monitors for the purposes of “analytics”. Analytics tools such as activity monitors help website and app owners to understand how their visitors engage with their properties. Analytics may receive and record non-personal information from cookies, server logs, and similar technology from your browser or mobile device, including your IP address.


The Site usesappropriate data collection, storage and processing practices and security measures to protect against unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure or destruction of your personal information and also benefits from the further protection of CloudFlare security.

Retention of personal information

Your personal information will only be retained for as long as it is needed to operate your account and to meet the requirements of business record retention requirements.

Sharing your personal information

We do not sell, trade, or rent personal identification information to third parties. We may use third party service providers in association with the Site, for example PayPal for payment processing. We may share your information with these third parties for those limited purposes provided that you have given us your permission by agreeing to this Privacy Policy.

Personal information you disclose when using the Site

The Site allows you to chat, post comments and ratings and link to social media. If you choose to disclose any personal information to third parties when using the Site, you do so at your own risk. We are not responsible for the privacy or security of any information, personal or otherwise that you may choose to communicate using the functionality of the Site, including but not limited to information about yourself or others in your own postings.Each item of information or any materials you contribute for such purposes is categorized as “Public Content.” Public Content must be content and information that you have a right to disclose and transfer and must not violate any other person’s privacy or intellectual property rights.


practices of such third party websites. We encourage users to be aware when they leave our Site and to read the privacy statements of websites that collect personally identifiable information. This Privacy Policy applies only to information collected directly on

Cross-border disclosure of your information

Some of our associated service providers such as PayPal may perform certain services overseas and as a result your personal information may be disclosed to a recipient in a foreign country.Also, we use an international hosting provider and CloudFlare so although we are a US Site this means your information may be stored outside of the US.

This is aUS website

The Site is operated in the US. If you are located outside of the US, please be aware that any information you provide to us may be transferred to the US. By using the Site, or providing us with any information, you consent to this transfer.

Your acceptance of these terms

Your use constitutes acceptance. This means that by using the Siteyou signify your acceptance of this Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to this Privacy Policy, please do not use the Site.

Amendments to this Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy may be amended from time to time. If we make material changes to this Privacy Policy and/or in the way we use your personal information, we will notify you of these changes by republishing this policy. We recommend you consult this Privacy Policy regularly. Your continued use of the Site following the posting of changes to this policy will be deemed your acceptance of those changes.

Accessing, updating or correcting your personal information

Members may access, update or correct your personal information themselves by logging on to the Site and accessing the “My Account” functionality. You may also requestaccess to any personal information we hold about you at any time by email to or contacting us through the Site’s contact form.

Where we hold information that you are entitled to access, we will try to provide you with suitable means of accessing it (for example, by mailing or emailing it to you). We may charge you a fee to cover our administrative and other reasonable costs in providing the information to you. We will not charge for simply making the request and will not charge for making any corrections to your personal information.

There may be instances where we cannot grant you access to the personal information we hold. For example, we may need to refuse access if granting access would interfere with the privacy of others or if it would result in a breach of confidentiality. If that happens, we will give you written reasons for any refusal.

Users who do not want emails from us

If you do not wish to receive email from us you may choose to opt-out at any time. You can opt out of any further email by contacting us using our Site contact form or by email to note that we may need to terminate your access to some or all content or services to you if we cannot communicate with you by email.

Release of Personal Information for legal reasons

We may release your personal information for legal reasons:
  • When we believe in good faith that such release is appropriate to comply with the law (for example, pursuant to a statutory demand, subpoena, warrant or court order).
  • To protect against fraudulent, abusive or unlawful use of the website.
  • To protect our rights or property.
  • If we reasonably believe that a situation involving danger of death or injury to any person requires disclosure.

Site Transfer or Sale

The World Trade Exchange Site may be sold, might sell or buy businesses or assets of businesses, or might merge with another business. In such transactions, customer information generally is one of the transferred business assets. Also, in the event that the Site or its assets of are transferred, customer information may well be one of the transferred assets. We will make reasonable effort to provide notice on the Site and to notify you via email to the most recent email address that you have provided to us of any such change in ownership or control of your personal information.

Your California Privacy Rights

Residents of the State of California, under the California Civil Code, have the right to request from websites conducting business in California a list of all third parties to which the website has disclosed personal information during the preceding year for direct marketing purposes and a disclosure of the shared information. Alternatively, the law provides that if the website has a privacy policy that provides you with an “opt-out” choice for use of your personal information by third parties for marketing purposes, the website may instead provide you with information on how to exercise your disclosure choice options.

This Site qualifies for the alternative option. Its privacy policy provides you with information on how you may opt-out from the use of your personal information by third parties for direct marketing purposes. Therefore, we are not required to maintain or disclose a list of the third parties that received your personal information during the preceding year for marketing purposes.

If you are aCalifornia resident and request information about how to exercise your third party disclosure choices, email a request to

Feedback to us

World Trade Exchange has feedback functionality on the Site via our contact form that allows you to submit comments, suggestions, or bugs found. We may collect your name and email address in order to follow up with you or thank you for a suggestion.

Contacting us

If you have any questions concerning this Privacy Policy, the practices of the Site, or your dealings with the Site, please email us at or contact us using the Site’s contact form.

This document was last updated on and is the most up to date version of our Privacy Policy.