Welcome to Scipio SA, a soft commodities trading company registered in Geneva, Switzerland

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World Trade Centre, GenevaScipio SA was established as a trading company to specialise in the physical movement of soft commodities (grains, sugar, rice and soya) within sub-saharan Africa. The company’s senior trader is Mark Daniels, who previously worked as a sugar trader for Marc Rich UK Ltd. / Glencore UK Ltd. In August 1998, Mark Daniels moved to Glencore Grain where he worked from Johannesburg, South Africa until founding Mark Daniels Ltd. in January 2000. In 2010 Mark Daniels Limited moved the business to Geneva, Switzerland and opened Scipio S.A. The Company is a Category A member of the Grain and Feed Trade Association (GAFTA).

In Sub-Saharan Africa, food security is the biggest humanitarian and political challenge. To this we have concentrated on the most basic of foodstuffs, white maize, rice and sugar. We have also supplied the World Food Programme delivering white maize to the Cameroon and Madagascar. Over and above this the balance sales have all been to the milling companies that operate in the region.

Scipio S.A. has been active in the following commodities: -

  • Maize: US, Argentina, South Africa, India, Malawi and Zambia.
  • Rice: Pakistan, India, Vietnam and Thailand.
  • Wheat: Russia, Argentina
  • Sugar: South Africa, Swaziland, EU, Zambia, Brazil, Thailand, Malaysia and India.
  • Soya bean meal: India, Brazil and Uganda

Contact us about a trade enquiry.

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Commodity quotes

arrow Cocoa Dec 16
Last trade priceChangeLast trade
2711.00 6.00 (+0.22%) 1:29pm
OpenDay's rangeVolume
2716.00 2679.00 - 2724.00 117
arrow Coffee Dec 16
Last trade priceChangeLast trade
157.90 0.00 (+0.00%) 1:29pm
OpenDay's rangeVolume
156.05 155.65 - 159.30 15359
arrow Corn Futures,Dec-2016,Composite
Last trade priceChangeLast trade
348.50 0.25 (+0.07%) 11:17pm
OpenDay's rangeVolume
348.25 347.75 - 348.75 2253
arrow Rough Rice Futures,Nov-2016,Com
Last trade priceChangeLast trade
9.89 0.04 (+0.41%) 11:08pm
OpenDay's rangeVolume
9.88 9.88 - 9.93 31
arrow Soybean Futures,Nov-2016,Compos
Last trade priceChangeLast trade
992.00 0.00 (+0.00%) 11:20pm
OpenDay's rangeVolume
991.25 989.25 - 994.00 6091
arrow Soybean Meal Futures,Dec-2016,C
Last trade priceChangeLast trade
307.30 0.00 (+0.00%) 11:19pm
OpenDay's rangeVolume
306.70 306.00 - 307.70 1400
arrow Sugar #11 Mar 17
Last trade priceChangeLast trade
23.20 0.00 (+0.00%) 12:59pm
OpenDay's rangeVolume
22.75 22.72 - 23.32 56264
arrow Wheat Futures,Dec-2016
Last trade priceChangeLast trade
402.25 -0.25 (-0.06%) 11:19pm
OpenDay's rangeVolume
403.75 401.00 - 404.50 2708

Last updated: 2016-10-25 05:30:03