TradeKey does not permit the trading of products that are illegal, infringe upon the intellectual property rights of others, or may easily be used for illegal purposes. Over time, TradeKey has also prohibited the trade of other products due to negative trading experiences.
As a member of TradeKey, you are ultimately responsible for ensuring that the products you have posted are permissible. Therefore before posting any product, you should ensure that your product does not fall within the TradeKey ‘Banned Products’ list.
TradeKey reserves the right to remove any products that violate the ‘Product Posting Policy’ from its website without informing the member. TradeKey also reserves the right to disable the accounts of any members who continue to violate the ‘Product Posting Policy’ after having been warned.
The following is a list of products/product types that are banned on TradeKey:
- Pornographic, Erotic & Adult Content (including but not limited to: pictures, videos, DVDs, magazines, toys, etc.)
- Adult subscription services or chatting services.
- Firearms, Ammunition, High Capacity Magazines, Tasers, Air Guns, Weapons.
- Religious items and products (E.g, Religious books, art, crafts, sculptures jewelry etc)
- Products or images showcasing nudity.
- Products or images containing profanity.
- Posts That Promote Hatred, Racism or Religious Persecution
- Art displaying Humans or Animals (including paintings, pictures, figures, sculptures)
- Art displaying Religious Places or Scenery (e.g. churches, mosques, temples, etc.)
- Tattoos, tattoo equipment, tattoo machinery, body art etc
- Musical Instruments & Related Products (E.g Guitars, drums, violin, music books, etc.)
- Alcoholic beverages and related products.
- Tobacco Products, Smoking Mixtures or Tobacco Substitutes
- Human Body Parts, Human Organs, Fluids, and Remains etc
- Animals or Animal parts.
- Products related to or containing Pigs or Pig parts (e.g. Pork meat, Pork ears, Pork feet and other pork related items)
- IPR Infringing, Replica, Counterfeit and Name Brand "Knock Off" Products.
- Requests for Donations
- Prescription Drugs or Devices, Controlled Substances, Unapproved Drugs, Banned Drugs, Branded Pharmaceuticals, Narcotics, Steroids, Unapproved Medical Devices etc.
- Illegal Drugs and Drug Paraphernalia
- Hazardous Materials, Corrosives, Toxic Chemicals/Materials, Radioactive Materials etc
- Spyware, Spamware, E-Mail Advertising, Opt-In or Any Commercial Messaging Services
- Gambling and Gambling related products.
- Lottery, Raffle, Contests related
- Financial Services or Advice, Securities Trading, Loans, Insurance, Currency Exchange, Trading Signals and Precious Metals.
- Any Service or Product Requiring a License to Practice, e.g. Legal, Medical or Therapy Services
- Counterfeit Currency and Stamps
- Contracts And Tickets
- Event ticket resale policy
- Job Postings, Online Job Opportunities, Work At Home offers etc
- Real Estate and Real Estate Investment
- Veterinary products and drugs for animals
- Mailing lists and personal information
- Travel Services, including Hotel, Airfare, Overnight Accommodations, Car Rental
- Credit Card, Credit Repair Services, Applications for Financial Services or Loans, Collection Services
- Psychic Readings, Magic Spells, Lucky Charms, Talismans etc
- Degrees or Diplomas
- Government and Transit Documents
- Government and Transit Uniforms
- Government IDs and Licenses