ADM’s EMEAI headquarters and commercial trading operations are located along the shores of Lake Leman, in Rolle, Switzerland, between Geneva and Lausanne. The Rolle office employs nearly 200 people with over 30 nationalities represented, and covering ADM’s three core businesses: Ag Services & Oilseeds, Carbohydrate Solutions and Nutrition.
AFRICAO Trading SA is a commodity trading and sourcing company headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland. Mainly trading cocoa, coffee and cashew, we aim to serve as a trading, logistics, distribution and supply chain management company with focused on originating high quality and/ or certified commodities from African origins such as Ivory Coast, Cameroun, Togo. We are not only “FOB buyers” of a product. Our goal is to service local entrepreneurs by helping them to improve all aspects of marketing and exporting their production. We develop long term relationships with a few first-class producers. We act as their commercial representative agent on the international market. We have exclusive long-term agreements with our suppliers who became, over the years, more partners than suppliers.
Agroforce Commodities SA was found in December 2016 in Geneva, Switzerland. The main focus of the company is Cocoa trading. Together with Petroforce Trading & Shipping it forms a commodity trading group with a joined turnover of over a 1 billion USD.
Alcotra based in Geneva has offices in Rio de Janeiro, Houston, Mexico and Singapore. We have dedicated agents in Central America, Pakistan and the Far East and together with Alcodis we are present in all major ethanol markets in the world. Alcotra provides a high quality of service to our customers through a team of highly motivated and dedicated professionals, working globally and around the clock to attend our clients’ needs.
Founded in 2011, Alliance Commodities Suisse SA trades rice worldwide. The company is owned by a diverse group of shareholders with two managing partners working for it. The group specializes in the African market and also has extensive experience of the South American and Asian markets. With the rice market changing from a generic commodity into a branded product across Africa, Alliance Commodities is today ideally positioned to build brands and distribution channels at a low cost in strategic African and Middle Eastern countries in order to capitalize for the future. Securing milling, storing and loading facilities at origin will then follow, in order to guarantee quality and performance.
Allseeds Group is one of the largest manufacturers and exporters of vegetable oils and meals in Ukraine which owns cutting-edge Multiseeds Oilseed Processing Plant with capacity of 2,200 MT/day for sunflower seeds (1500 MT/day for rapeseeds or 1200 MT/day for soybeans) in Ukraine’s deepest-water port Pivdennyi. Allseeds also provides services of transshipment of vegetable oils and oilseed meals on its own Terminals in Pivdennyi were can service vessels with deadweight of over 100 000 MT with draft of up to 14.6 m. and is a perfect place for transshipments to distant destinations such as China, India and Middle East. Company has a reputation of a reliable and highly professional partner on agricultural markets.
Alpicom S.A. is an international merchant of pig iron, metallurgical coke and other metallurgical products.
The company was founded in 2001 and is based in Lausanne, Switzerland.
Alpicom S.A. provides financial solutions to its business partners.
We collaborate with numerous European banks who are the experts in Commodities Financing. Alpicom S.A. is a member of STSA, IIMA and a sponsor of PluSport (Sport Handicap Suisse).
Dynamic energy trading on a volatile electricity market. Trading conventional energies is becoming more challenging and the financial pressure on owners and operators of power plants is increasing. The growing number of decentralised generation units increases the volatility of the energy markets. Our energy traders utilise these dynamics and minimise your risks – around the clock and on all European energy exchanges. Our large product portfolio lets us tailor energy trading to your needs.
Alvean specializes in originating, commercializing, and trading raw and white sugar globally. The 50/50 joint venture created by Cargill and Copersucar combines decades of experience, comprehensive global market knowledge, trading expertise, a talented team, and a unique supply base together with integrated logistics to deliver the best service to sugar customers and suppliers all over the world.
Founded in 1948, Ameropa is a Swiss, privately owned international agri-business. We produce, originate and market fertilisers and grains and are part of the agricultural supply chain whose task it is to feed the world. Our headquarters are in Binningen, Switzerland, near the city of Basel. We have regional offices on all five continents and invest globally in assets supporting our business activities.
Arc Resources Company Limited is a newly set-up base metal trading franchise. It was registered in Hong Kong in June 2010.
ARC will operate through a Swiss subsidiary, Arc Resources Company SA in Geneva, in conjunction with Shanghai Asia Torch Resources Co., Ltd. Asia Torch has been established by the same main shareholder as for ARC and will act as a Chinese domestic trading company in order to facilitate ARC’s access to the Chinese market. The business scope of ARC involves the main products of non-ferrous metal, including LME registered grade A copper cathodes, aluminum, tin as well as zinc. With the strong cooperation with the world-wide main producers in the non-ferrous metal field, ARC commits itself to provide the high-quality products as well as global after-service to our customers.
ArrowMetals and Trading AG (“ArrowMetals”) is a commodity trading house, with products ranging from ferrous and non-ferrous base metals, ferroalloys, concentrates as well as oil products and derivatives and direct shipment of ores. ArrowMetals sources from a wide platform of producers and suppliers and offers trading, shipping and financing services to miners, refiners, smelters and consumers of metal products around the world.
The Augusta Group has two operational centers, Geneva and Dubai, two major places for international energy trading. The maritime activities are concentrated in Dubai as well as the relations with the local refiners and traders to whom we buy all the products destined for East Africa. The proximity of banks, inspection companies and the headquarters of many trading companies makes Geneva an essential actor for trading in West Africa. These two main locations are complemented by offices in many African countries, allowing us to always be close to our customers. We monitor the movements of commodities by vessel, barge, truck and rail in support of our core trading activities and for third parties. We operate in an efficient and safe manner in a highly competitive and fast paced environment.
Axpo is Switzerland’s largest producer of renewable energy and an international leader in energy trading and the marketing of solar and wind power. 5000 employees combine experience and expertise with a passion for innovation. Axpo develops innovative energy solutions based on state-of-the-art technologies for its customers in over 30 countries in Europe and the USA.
We source coffee and cocoa primarily from Africa countries, with a focus on Togo, Guinea, the Ivory Coast, Uganda and Congo, all recognized for the quality of their products. Blue Star Commodities is the only commodity trading firm that is committed to giving back 15% of its profits to the communities where they operate.
Cargill has been active in Switzerland since 1956 and employs more than 400 people at its headquarters in Geneva. Cargill in Switzerland is a critical location for Cargill with the global trading for grains and oilseeds managed out of Geneva. It also serves as our global headquarters for freight trading and shipping operations.
Castleton Commodities International is a leading global energy commodities merchant and infrastructure asset investor. As a trader, CCI deploys capital on a proprietary basis in the physical and financial commodity markets, providing the Company with market insights and access. As a strategic investor and developer, CCI leverages its market expertise, operations capabilities, and industry knowledge to invest in, and develop, select commodity infrastructure assets. This fully integrated platform has generated strong risk-adjusted returns for our investors since our formation.
With a strong presence in the Europe and Middle East region, CHS has strategically established global connections through a solid footprint and strong partnerships. With regional headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland, and offices in Bosnia, Bulgaria, Hungary, Jordan, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Spain and Ukraine, CHS sources and markets grains, oilseeds and fertilizer in the Black Sea, Mediterranean Basin and Middle East.
Cereal Investments Company (CIC) is a Group of companies involved with importation and distribution of agricultural commodities through a network of companies mainly in West Africa (Cape Verde, Ghana, Ivory Cost, Mali, Mozambique, Niger and Senegal), with headquarters in Switzerland, and representations in Portugal, United Kingdom and United States of America.