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At Buro del Transporte (“BDT”) we take your privacy seriously. BDTI’s Privacy Policy is described herein. Please review this Privacy Policy thoroughly. In the event you do not accept the terms of this Privacy Policy you must discontinue use of BDT’s Products and Services, including this Web Site, immediately. Your use of BDT’s Product and Services, including this Web Site, is also governed by BDT’s Terms of Use. Additionally, your use of BDT’s Products and Services may be governed by the BDT Member Agreement and any other agreement entered into between you and BDT.

Who we are

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What information we collect and why we collect it

This Privacy Policy applies to all information submitted to BDT, whether entered by you via BDT’s Products and Services or otherwise collected by BDT. BDT is the sole owner of the information collected, and will use it only as described herein.

Business Information

If you register to become a Member, we will endeavor to collect information from you about your business, such as trade name, addresses, contact information, personnel names and background. All such information becomes a part of the BDT database which may be accessed by entities and individuals that utilize our services. Additionally, you may submit bill of ladings, cartas de pjorte, rate confirmation agreements, contracts, financial statements, accounts receivable information, and other information about other businesses, such as names, addresses, and your trading experience with these businesses or individuals.

Similar information may be provided by others, members and non-members. BDT may use this business information to create or improve Products and Services (e.g., Business Profiles). BDT will not voluntarily disclose financial statements or the source of any accounts receivable or trade experience information you may provide without your permission.


When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form.


If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.


If you have an account and you log in to this site, if you choose to be reminded of your user email address, we will set a temporary cookie to remind you of your user email every time you log in. This cookie contains no personal data.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.


Please note that the e-mail sent via our Web Site is not encrypted and does not provide for completely secure and private communications. It is possible that any e-mail messages sent via our Web Site may be accessed and viewed by other Internet users without your knowledge and permission.

Who we share your data with

We only share your data with other users. We never share your information with anyone else.

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website, we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

How we protect your data

Protecting and securing that data underscores everything that we do.

We employ industry-leading practices at every step. We work with 3rd-party security experts to audit everything. Our databases are located in a secure server located in New York.

Disclaimer of Liability

Under no circumstances shall BDT be liable for any damages, including, but not limited to, special, incidental, consequential or exemplary damages, that result from the use of our Products and Services, including this Web Site, even if BDT has been advised of the possibility of such damages.


BDT reserves the right to review and revise this Privacy Policy from time to time without prior notice. For this reason, we encourage you to review this Privacy Policy whenever you use our Product and Services. Your use of these services following any such modification constitutes your acknowledgement and acceptance of this Privacy Policy as modified. The last date this Privacy Policy was modified is set forth below.


We may translate these Terms into other languages for your convenience. Nevertheless, the English version governs your relationship with Buro del Transporte, and any inconsistencies among the different versions will be resolved in favor of the English version.

Date of last modification: August 18, 2018