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 Mar 17
Last trade priceChangeLast trade
2028.00 0.00 (+0.00%) 11:29am
OpenDay's rangeVolume
1995.00 1995.00 - 1995.00 2
arrow Coffee Mar 17
Last trade priceChangeLast trade
144.40 0.00 (+0.00%) 1:22pm
OpenDay's rangeVolume
148.45 143.65 - 148.45 105
arrow Corn Futures,Mar-2017,Composite
Last trade priceChangeLast trade
363.25 -2.25 (-0.62%) 2:19pm
OpenDay's rangeVolume
365.75 362.50 - 366.75 181299
arrow Rough Rice Futures,Mar-2017,Com
Last trade priceChangeLast trade
9.40 -0.07 (-0.74%) 2:15pm
OpenDay's rangeVolume
9.45 9.36 - 9.45 1294
arrow Soybean Futures,Mar-2017,Compos
Last trade priceChangeLast trade
1012.00 0.50 (+0.05%) 2:19pm
OpenDay's rangeVolume
1012.25 1009.25 - 1016.25 79414
arrow Soybean Meal Futures,Mar-2017,C
Last trade priceChangeLast trade
330.30 -0.50 (-0.15%) 2:19pm
OpenDay's rangeVolume
331.10 328.40 - 332.20 36966
arrow Sugar #11 Mar 17
Last trade priceChangeLast trade
19.80 0.00 (+0.00%) 12:59pm
OpenDay's rangeVolume
20.15 19.76 - 20.24 41504
arrow Wheat Futures,Mar-2017
Last trade priceChangeLast trade
431.00 -7.00 (-1.60%) 2:19pm
OpenDay's rangeVolume
438.25 430.00 - 438.50 41039

Last updated: 2017-02-25 05:30:03