Terms and Conditions of Use

1. Introduction

Please read these terms and conditions carefully before using or registering with the site operated by Beijing Custeel E-Commerce Co., Ltd. ("we" or "us") to be found at www.custeel.net (the "Site"). By accessing or using the Site the subscriber ("you" or "Subscriber") (meaning yourself and any company or other entity for whom you work or otherwise represent) agrees to be legally bound by these Terms as they may be modified and posted on the Site from time to time.

2. Nature of the Site

The Site includes online information related to the metallurgical industry with channels of steel, related raw materials as well as base metal etc., and publication and data services.

The information and content on this site do not constitute professional investment or other advice. All details of goods or services for sale or purchase set out on the site are invitations to treat made by the entity specified and are neither an invitation to treat nor an offer by Custeel unless the contrary is indicated. It is strongly recommended that you seek specific advice from a suitably qualified person before embarking on any course of action in reliance upon any information contained in or obtained from any part of the Site. Custeel does not represent or warrant that the information contained in the Site, or accessible via the Site (including but not limited to the information displayed on the Site), is accurate, complete or current. Custeel gives no endorsement of any information contained in the Site or accessible via the Site. It is solely your responsibility to evaluate the accuracy, completeness, usefulness and fitness for any purpose of all details of opinions, advice, and other information provided on the Site.

3. Applicability of Online Materials

The Site is controlled and operated by Beijing Custeel E-Commerce Co., Ltd. from its offices in Beijing. We make no representations that the Site or any contents on it are appropriate or available for use in other locations. Those who visit the Site from other locations do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with all applicable laws.

4. Modifications to Offering

Custeel reserves the absolute right to alter, suspend, withdraw or discontinue without notice any aspect of the Site or the information including your access to it. Unless explicitly stated any new features or information on the Site shall be subject to these Terms.

5. Liability

Custeel does not make any representations and does not give any warranties as to the ownership or other rights in, or the satisfactory quality and fitness for a particular purpose of, any goods or services referred to at any time on the Site. As mentioned above, unless otherwise indicated all goods or services offered or made available for sale or purchase on the Site are offered or made available by the entity specified and not by Custeel and the purchaser or seller must obtain any warranties it requires directly from such entity. Custeel will not be liable under any circumstances whatsoever (whether in contract, negligence or any other tort, breach of statutory duty or otherwise) for any loss of profits, income, business interruption, loss of business information or for increase in any costs, liabilities or expenses or any other loss whatsoever and however arising directly or indirectly out of or in connection with or relating to the Site and, except in the case of personal injury or death caused by the negligence of Custeel, Custeel shall not be liable for any use which you make of the Site.

You are responsible for ensuring that your computer system meets all relevant technical specifications necessary to use the Site and is compatible with the Site. You also understand that we cannot and do not guarantee or warrant that any material available for downloading from the Site will be free from infection, viruses and/or other code that has contaminating or destructive properties. You are responsible for implementing sufficient procedures and virus checks to satisfy your particular requirements for the accuracy of data input and output.

Subject always to Custeel's rights below, you may place new information on the Site only where and as permitted by Custeel from time to time. You may not post or transmit, (1) any information which is objectionable including, without limitation, information which is defamatory, obscene, abusive, threatening, unlawful, untrue, inaccurate or misleading or which is in breach of any applicable laws, rules, regulations or market conventions (including, without limitation, securities and futures regulations) and/or, (2) any information which is in breach of any persons rights (including, without limitation, copyright) and/or (3) any information or software which contains a virus, cancelbot, Trojan horse, worm or is otherwise harmful.

You understand and expressly agree that use of the Site and information is at your sole risk, that any material and/or data downloaded or otherwise obtained through the use of the services is at your own discretion and risk and that you will be solely responsible for any damage to, or infection or corruption of, any computer system whatsoever or any loss of data whatsoever which in any way results from the downloading of such material and/or data.

6. Copyright and Monitoring

The contents of the Site are protected by international copyright laws and other intellectual property rights. The owners of these rights are Custeel or third party licensors. All product and company names and logos mentioned on the Site may be trademarks, service marks or trading names of their respective owners, including Custeel. Except in the case of information you have placed on the site, you may not post, publish, transmit, distribute, reproduce, disseminate, store in any form of electronic retrieval system, incorporate in any other work (whether in electronic or hard copy) or in any way exploit any information on the site except with the consent of or as expressly permitted by the copyright holder or the proprietor of any other intellectual property right or rights.

7. Subscription

To access to all of the features on the Site you will need to become a subscriber. To access certain, but not all of the features, you will need to become a registered user. For details of which features are available only to subscribers and registered users. To subscribe or register, Custeel requires you to enter your username and password, which you will have to submit each time you enter the Site. You must ensure that any information you provide as part of the subscription process or registration process is accurate and complete and that its provision and content do not contravene any applicable law or any third party rights.

Should you become a Subscriber or Registered User, you will continue to be bound by the provisions of these Terms, as amended from time to time, and by submitting your Subscription Application or Registration Application, you are deemed to accept these Terms as amended from time to time.

Custeel will treat any information you provide in order to register yourself as a user with confidence. However, Custeel does not give any warranties as to the security of the Site and all information you supply to Custeel is supplied at your own risk and subject to these Terms as amended from time to time.

8. Availability of the Site

We will endeavour to make the Site available but cannot guarantee that the Site will operate continuously or without interruptions or be error free. You must not attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Site and, in particular, you must not attempt to circumvent security, tamper with, hack into, or otherwise disrupt any computer system, server, Site, router or any other internet connected device. All conditions, warranties or representations, whether express or implied, as to the content, operation or supply of the services provided by the Site are expressly excluded to the fullest extent permissible by law. 

9. General

We may assign or subcontract any or all of our rights and obligations under these Terms.

We may alter these Terms from time to time and post the new version on the Site, following which all use of the Site will be governed by that version.

If any provision or term of these Terms shall become or be declared illegal, invalid or unenforceable for any reason whatsoever, such term or provision shall be divisible from them and shall be deemed to be deleted from them.

Chinese law governs these Terms and your use of the Site and you submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Chinese courts.

10. Notices

All notices shall be given by e-mail to inquiry@custeel.com or to you at either the e-mail or postal address you provide during the registration process. Notice will be deemed received 24 hours after e-mail is sent or 3 days after the date of posting.