A new way to buy and sell grains
The idea of starting a company that trades in agricultural commodities came as a result of Jerry’s observation of how difficult it was for his mother to access the market to trade her commodities and access credit to finance her trade.
Today, the vision has created a robust marketplace for crops that bring verified buyers directly to sellers and fixes the cash-flow problems by paying for the crops 24hrs after delivery rather than the typical 30-90 day waiting period.
Zowasel lets crop sellers expand their agribusiness beyond their local market and sell to the best bidders around the world. Buyers and sellers can register for free, and deals are negotiated and agreed upon by both parties before shipment based on quality specification.
We are a team of supply chain engineers, food scientists, blockchain professionals, agriculturists, financial banking experts, technologists, farmers, sustainability specialists, business strategists, and entrepreneurs united by a passion for transparency and truth in simplifying agribusiness across emerging markets.
Create sustainable sourcing across communities, people, and the planet.
Continuously create access to markets that result in more transparency, fairness, increase revenue, and better livelihoods for growers to feed the world.
Because we know that 75% of growers are illiterate, and do not use smartphones, we’ve deploying local crop test centers to give them access to our marketplace and financing through trusted local partners.
We are putting more money back n the pockets of smallholder farmers by providing lower transaction fees through our disruptive technology
We are the only lending and marketplace platform that provides access to finance within 24hrs.
We help accelerate invoice settlement within 24 hours to ease cash-flow challenges against waiting for 90 days.
We are using technology to decentralized and revolutionize agribusiness in emerging markets
Our Blockchain-based solution backed by Thought AI helps to simplify and unlocks improved efficiency, sustainability, and traceability of harvest as well as reducing food wastage and fraud. Provide transparently and secured end-to-end commodity trading platform by placing transactions on a digital ledger to ensure price transparency. crop quality specification assurance and encrypted recording of relevant data.
We leverage real-time data analytics and automated process to correlate variables such as weather, temperature, digital agronomics, soil conditions to find patterns to improve crop quality, yield. Improve harvest accuracy and in detecting diseases and pests to help growers with forecasting models, suggests fair pricing, transaction discovery, procurement and transportation tracking along with optimization
We are leveraging Cryptocurrency to help improve access to finance in emerging markets, significantly reduce high transaction fees and to speed up easy wallet-to-wallet payment plus international transfers. While affordable access to agribusiness finance and working capital remains a huge challenge for many growers in developing countries, we are exploring Cell Phones and USSD opportunities for micro-financing and payments