Privacy policy

In principle, we only collect and use personal data from you to the extent that this is necessary to provide a functioning website and our content and services. The collection and use of your personal data takes place regularly only with your consent. An exception applies in such cases in which prior consent is not possible for actual reasons and the processing of the data is permitted by statutory provisions.

The security of your personal data is a high priority for us. We therefore protect your data stored by us through technical and organizational measures in order to effectively prevent loss or misuse by third parties. In particular, our employees who process personal data are committed to data secrecy and must comply with this. To protect your personal data, it is transmitted in encrypted form; for example, we use SSL=Secure Socket Layer for communication via your internet browser. You can recognize this by the lock symbol that your browser displays for an SSL connection. In order to ensure the permanent protection of your data, the technical security measures are regularly checked and, if necessary, adapted to the state of the art. These principles also apply to companies that process and use data on our behalf and according to our instructions.

Anonymous data collection

You can visit our website without providing any personal information. We store in this Zusadoes not contain any personal data. In order to improve our offer, we only evaluate statistical data that do not allow any conclusions to be drawn about your person.

Collection and processing when using the contact form

When using the contact form, we collect personal data (individual information about personal or factual circumstances of a specific or identifiable natural person) only to the extent provided by you. We only use your email address to process your request. Your data will then be deleted unless you have consented to further processing and use.

Collection, processing and use of personal data

We collect personal data (individual information about personal or factual circumstances of a specific or identifiable natural person) only to the extent provided by you. Your personal data is processed and used to fulfill and process the contractually agreed services and to process your inquiries. After the contract has been completed, the data will initially be stored, taking into account the retention periods under tax and commercial law, and then deleted after the period has expired, unless you have consented to further processing and use.

Disclosure of personal data

We do not share your personal information with third parties. The only exceptions to this are our service partners, which we need to process the services as part of the membership. This is particularly the case GrainProTrade. In these cases, we strictly observe the requirements of the Federal Data Protection Act. The amount of data transmission is limited to a minimum.

Duration of storage and routine deletion of personal data

We process and store your personal data only for the period necessary to fulfill the storage purpose or if this is provided for in laws or regulations. After the purpose has ceased to exist or has been fulfilled, your personal data will be deleted or blocked. In the case of blocking, the deletion takes place as soon as legal, statutory or contractual retention periods do not conflict, there is no reason to assume that deletion would impair your interests worthy of protection and deletion would not cause a disproportionate amount of effort due to the special type of storage.


This website fulfills the obligation to indicate the use of cookies. By using cookies, websites can be made more user-friendly, effective and safer. Text files with information points based on user activities are temporarily stored in the user's browser. Visit preferences and website settings can thus be defined and saved. The stored cookies can be viewed and managed for each website:

By storing cookies, you enable this website to be adapted in terms of content and structure to individual visitor needs. Website settings are saved for a limited time and retrieved when you visit again. With the application of the GDPR 2018, webmasters are obliged to to comply with the published basic regulation and to inform its users accordingly about the collection and evaluation of data. The lawfulness of the processing is based on Chapter 2, Article 6 of the GDPR.

Use of Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analysis service from Google Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses so-called "cookies", text files that are stored on your computer and that enable your use of the website to be analyzed. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is usually sent to a Google server USA transferred and stored there. If IP anonymization is activated on this website, your IP address will be shortened beforehand by Google within member states of the European Union or in other contracting states of the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be sent to a Google server in the USA transferred and shortened there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity, e.gusaand to provide other services related to website activity and internet usage to the website operator. The IP address transmitted by your browser as part of Google Analytics will not be combined with other Google data, e.gusacrowd-led. You can prevent the storage of cookies by setting your browser software accordingly; we would like to point out to you however that in this case you will if applicable not be able to use all functions of this website in full. You can also prevent Google from collecting the data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the website (including your IP address) and from processing this data by Google by downloading and installing the browser plug-in available under the following link [].

Google Maps

Google Maps API is a map service provided by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway Mountain View, CA 94043, USA. We use Google Maps API to display an interactive map and to create directions or to help you find a stationary market. When using Google Maps, information about your use of this website (including your IP address) can be sent to a Google server in the USA transferred and stored there.

Further information on data protection and the terms of use for Google Analytics can be found at:

Use of Facebook plugins

This website uses plugins from the social network, which is operated by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA operated (“Facebook” ). If you call up websites on our website that have such a plugin, a connection to the Facebook servers is established and the plugin is displayed on the website by notifying your browser. This transmits to the Facebook server which of our websites you have visited. If you are logged in as a member of Facebook, Facebook assigns this information to your personal Facebook user account. When using the plugin functions (e.g. clicking the "Like" button, posting a comment), this information is also assigned to your Facebook account, which you can only prevent by logging out before using the plugin. You can find more information about the collection and use of data by Facebook, your rights in this regard and options for protecting your privacy in Facebook's data protection information.

Use of the Google "+1" button

On this website, the "+1" button of the social network Google Plus of Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View, California, 94043 USA, (hereinafter "Google") is used.

If you call up a website on our website that has the “+1” button, a connection to the Google servers is established in the USA produced and the button displayed on the website by a message to your browser. Both your IP address and the information about which of our websites you have visited are transmitted to the Google server. This applies regardless of whether you are registered or logged in to Google Plus. Transmission also takes place for users who are not registered or not logged in.

The "+1" button is not used to track your visits to the web. Google does not permanently log your browser history when a "+1" button is displayed and does not evaluate your visit to a page with a "+1" button in any other way. Google stores data about your visit for about two weeks for system maintenance and troubleshooting purposes. However, this data is not structured according to individual profiles, usernames or URLs and is not forwarded to us.

If you are also a member of Google Plus and logged in to Google Plus at the time you are using the plugin, the information collected about your website visit will be linked to your Google Plus account and made known to other users. Even in the case of interactions that are possible with the various Google plugins, the relevant information about you is collected and transmitted to Google and stored. You can see an overview of the different types of Google plugins here:

If you have made your profile publicly accessible in the Google Plus settings, your "+1" can be used by Google as an indication, e.gusaMay be displayed with your profile name and photo in Google services, such as in search results or in your Google profile, or elsewhere on websites and advertisements on the Internet.

If you do not want Google to directly assign the information collected to your Google Plus profile, you must log out of Google Plus before visiting our site.

You can find more information about the collection and use of data by Google, your rights in this regard and options for protecting your privacy in Google's data protection information:

You also have the option of installing the appropriate add-ons in your browser to prevent the Google plugins from loading.

Use of the remarketing or “similar target groups” function of Google Inc.

The provider uses the remarketing or “similar target groups” function of Google Inc. (“Google”) on the website. Using this function, the provider can target visitors to the website with advertising by placing personalized, interest-based advertising ads for visitors to the provider's website when they visit other websites in the Google Display Network. Google uses so-called cookies to carry out the analysis of website usage, which forms the basis for the creation of interest-based advertisements. For this purpose, Google saves a small file with a sequence of numbers in the browsers of the website visitors. This number is used to record visits to the website and anonymous data on website use. There is no storage of personal data of visitors to the website. If you then visit another website in the Google Display Network, you will be shown advertisements that are highly likely to take into account previously accessed product and information areas. You can permanently disable the use of cookies by Google by following the link below and downloading and installing the plug-in provided there:

Alternatively, you may disable the use of third-party cookies by placing the Network Advertising Initiative opt-out page under and implement the further information on the opt-out mentioned there. Further information on Google Remarketing and Google's data protection declaration can be found at:

Access, rectification, blocking and deletion of data
You have the right to free information about your stored data and the right to correction, deletion or blocking at any time. Contact us if you wish. Contact us if you have any concerns or further questions about data protection.