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 Sep 16
Last trade priceChangeLast trade
3012.00 -13.00 (-0.43%) 1:18pm
OpenDay's rangeVolume
3029.00 3012.00 - 3058.00 42
arrow Coffee Sep 16
Last trade priceChangeLast trade
142.85 -0.65 (-0.45%) 12:38pm
OpenDay's rangeVolume
144.70 142.35 - 146.15 55
arrow Corn Sep 16
Last trade priceChangeLast trade
318.00 -5.50 (-1.70%) 1:19pm
OpenDay's rangeVolume
323.50 317.00 - 325.25 44794
arrow Rough Rice Sep 16
Last trade priceChangeLast trade
9.74 -0.05 (-0.46%) 1:13pm
OpenDay's rangeVolume
9.77 9.69 - 10.05 452
arrow Soybean Meal Sep 16
Last trade priceChangeLast trade
320.70 -3.60 (-1.11%) 1:20pm
OpenDay's rangeVolume
324.50 319.80 - 326.00 13252
arrow Soybeans Sep 16
Last trade priceChangeLast trade
986.00 -12.25 (-1.23%) 1:20pm
OpenDay's rangeVolume
996.50 982.50 - 1002.25 10555
arrow Sugar #11 Oct 16
Last trade priceChangeLast trade
20.61 0.06 (+0.29%) 12:59pm
OpenDay's rangeVolume
20.66 20.32 - 20.72 32425
arrow Wheat Futures,Sep-2016
Last trade priceChangeLast trade
383.00 -18.25 (-4.55%) 1:19pm
OpenDay's rangeVolume
401.25 382.75 - 402.25 24216

Last updated: 2016-08-26 19:30:03