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
2823.00 -2.00 (-0.07%) 1:29pm
OpenDay's rangeVolume
2862.00 2800.00 - 2868.00 15869
arrow Coffee Dec 16
Last trade priceChangeLast trade
153.10 0.00 (+0.00%) 1:29pm
OpenDay's rangeVolume
153.90 151.00 - 154.60 18188
arrow Corn Dec 16
Last trade priceChangeLast trade
331.00 1.75 (+0.53%) 11:19pm
OpenDay's rangeVolume
329.75 329.50 - 331.00 2876
arrow Rough Rice Nov 16
Last trade priceChangeLast trade
9.68 -0.07 (-0.667%) 9:36pm
OpenDay's rangeVolume
9.73 9.670 - 9.740 28
arrow Soybean Meal Oct 16
Last trade priceChangeLast trade
303.30 3.60 (+1.20%) 11:01pm
OpenDay's rangeVolume
300.80 300.40 - 303.30 557
arrow Soybeans Nov 16
Last trade priceChangeLast trade
956.75 11.25 (+1.19%) 11:19pm
OpenDay's rangeVolume
947.00 946.25 - 957.00 9452
arrow Sugar #11 Oct 16
Last trade priceChangeLast trade
23.27 0.00 (+0.00%) 12:59pm
OpenDay's rangeVolume
23.20 22.95 - 23.36 34451
arrow Wheat Futures,Dec-2016
Last trade priceChangeLast trade
404.00 0.75 (+0.19%) 11:17pm
OpenDay's rangeVolume
401.75 401.75 - 404.50 1433

Last updated: 2016-09-29 05:30:03