Specializes in the marketing of fishmeal, fishoil and agricultural commodities
Since 1979

MSICeres S.A.C.


MSICeres S.A.C. Was formed in the year 2002 as a result of merging M.S. International S.A. (founded in 1984) and Corporacion Ceres Peruana S.A. (founded in 1979).

Specializes in the marketing of fishmeal, fishoil and agricultural commodities. We are members of the S.N.P (National Fishery Society), IFFO (International Fishmeal and Fishoil Organization) and the American Chamber of Commerce, Lima. We act as buying/selling agents for several international trading companies, importers and users, who span the globe, and thus cover every conceivable market the world over. Our professional staff prides itself not only on sourcing the product, but also on carrying out the successful execution and collections involved in the demanding world of fish and agri products.

Daily news

No fishing N/C reported since June 20th…Season 1/2024 N/C still officially NOT ended but in practice yes …

NORTH /CENTRAL Catch by July 7th total  2,430,589 M  with 98.21 pct quota covered…only 44,411 MT left to complete Quota …

Market trading to China smaller volumes super at USD 1850 MT CFR China but not available… prime and standards steady negotiable /Aug …est sales tot now tot at 560 K MT !!

Revised Exports Jan/Jun 2024 @ 448K MT (China 406.4 K MT a share of  90.7%) …. 

Strong landings in the SOUTH …now total S2/2024 @ 22,055 MT  by July 15th  …quota covered 8.79 %  

ENFEN last report June 14th N.10/2024 :ALERT STATus : not active !!!… 

rmb/usd  July16th  @ 7.27….. 

Stocks in China at 208,310 MT July 15th   /2024  … arrivals S1/2024 stronger….offtakes steady @ 4.5k /day….

New crop PRESALES est abt 560K incl lower grade new trades for AUG… at new levels done in menu .

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Our Team

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James Frank

Managing Director

Born in Peru. Graduate of State University of New York at Stony Brook. Has a Bachelor of Science in Applied Mathematics and Statistics and a Minor in Technology and Society. First worked with Continental Grain Co., in USA, then in Conti Peru as Trading Manager until 1987. Has been in the fishmeal trade since its rebirth in 1980, and has been an integral part of the innovative changes throughout the years.

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Charles Levy

Managing Director

Born in New York, USA. Holds a Bachelor of Arts in History from the State University of New York at Binghamton and a Masters degree in the Teaching of Social Science from Brown University in Rhode Island, USA. Before joining the family business in 1993, he worked in the USA for Associated Metals and Minerals Corporation. He then served as Manager of Pechiney World Trade in Peru

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Elaine Frank

Finance Manager

Graduate of Adex: Peruvian Association of Foreign Trade. Elaine has been with the company since its founding in 1979. She concentrates on administration and finance.



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