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Terms of Use

PLEASE READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS CAREFULLY!

PART A: New Version(Updated on May 24, 2018)

Welcome to www.alibaba.com and www.aliexpress.com ! These Terms of Use describe the terms and conditions applicable to your access and use of the websites atwww.alibaba.com and www.aliexpress.com (each a “Site”). This document is a legally binding agreement between you as the user(s) of the Sites (referred to as “you”, “your” or “User” hereinafter) and the Alibaba.com entity listed in clause 2.1 below (referred to as “we”, “our” or “Alibaba.com” hereinafter).

1. Application and Acceptance of the Terms

1.1 Your use of the Sites and Alibaba.com’s services, software and products (collectively the as the “Services” hereinafter) is subject to the terms and conditions contained in this document as well as the Privacy Policy , the Product Listing Policy and any other rules and policies of the Sites that Alibaba.com may publish from time to time. The Promotion Services referred to in the Alibaba.com Free Membership Agreement shall include Top Ranking and Sponsored Listing and any such other Services as may be announced by Alibaba.com from time to time. This document and such other rules and policies of the Sites are collectively referred to below as the “Terms”. By accessing the Sites or using the Services, you agree to accept and be bound by the Terms. Please do not use the Services or the Sites if you do not accept all of the Terms.
1.2 You may not use the Services and may not accept the Terms if (a) you are not of legal age to form a binding contract with Alibaba.com, or (b) you are not permitted to receive any Services under the laws of Hong Kong or other countries / regions including the country / region in which you are resident or from which you use the Services.
1.3 Alibaba.com may amend any Terms at any time by posting the relevant amended and restated Terms on the Sites. By continuing to use the Services or the Sites, you agree that the amended Terms will apply to you.
1.4 You may be required to enter into a separate agreement, whether online or offline, with Alibaba.com or our affiliate for any Service (“Additional Agreements”). If there is any conflict or inconsistency between the Terms and an Additional Agreement, the Additional Agreement shall take precedence over the Terms only in relation to that Service concerned.
1.5 The Terms may not otherwise be modified except in writing by an authorized officer of Alibaba.com.

2. Provision of Services

2.1 The Alibaba.com contracting entity that you are contracting with is Alibaba.com Hong Kong Limited if you are a registered member of the Sites and registered or resident in Hong Kong or Macau. If you registered in a jurisdiction outside Hong Kong, Macau and mainland China, you are contracting with Alibaba.com Singapore E-Commerce Private Limited (incorporated in Singapore with Company Reg. No. 200720572D). If you registered in or are a resident of mainland China, you are contracting with Hangzhou Alibaba Advertising Co., Ltd. As some or part of the Services may be supported and provided by affiliates of Alibaba.com, Alibaba.com may delegate some of the Services to its affiliates, particularly Alibaba.com (Europe) Limited incorporated in the United Kingdom, who you agree may invoice you for their part of the Services.
2.2 You must register as a member on the Sites in order to access and use some Services. Further, Alibaba.com reserves the right, without prior notice, to restrict access to or use of certain Services (or any features within the Services) to paying Users or subject to other conditions that Alibaba.com may impose in our discretion.
2.3 Services (or any features within the Services) may vary for different regions and countries. No warranty or representation is given that a particular Service or feature or function thereof or the same type and extent of the Service or features and functions thereof will be available for Users. Alibaba.com may in our sole discretion limit, deny or create different level of access to and use of any Services (or any features within the Services) with respect to different Users.
2.4 Alibaba.com may launch, change, upgrade, impose conditions to, suspend, or stop any Services (or any features within the Services) without prior notice except that in case of a fee-based Service, such changes will not substantially adversely affect the paying Users in enjoying that Service.

3. Users Generally

3.1 As a condition of your access to and use of the Sites or Services, you agree that you will comply with all applicable laws and regulations when using the Sites or Services.
3.2 You may be required to enter into a separate agreement, whether online or offline, with Alibaba.com or our affiliate for any Service (“Additional Agreements”). If there is any conflict or inconsistency between the Terms and an Additional Agreement, the Additional Agreement shall take precedence over the Terms only in relation to that Service concerned.