CBOT Trends-Wheat and corn down 15-20 cents, soybeans down 40-50 cents
CHICAGO, Aug 15 (Reuters) - Following are U.S. trade expectations for the resumption of grain and soy complex trading at the Chicago Board of Trade (CBOT) at 8:30 a.m. CDT (1330 GMT) on Monday.
WHEAT - Down 15 to 20 cents per bushel
* Wheat retreats on a firmer U.S. dollar and spillover pressure from sharply lower corn and soybeans.
* CBOT September soft red winter wheat futures last traded 20-3/4 cents lower at $7.85-1/4 a bushel. K.C. September hard red winter wheat was last down 22-1/2 cents at $8.66-3/4 a bushel, and MGEX September spring wheat was last 19-1/2 cents lower at $9.00.
CORN - Down 15 to 20 cents per bushel
* Corn lower on cooler, wetter forecast for dry areas of the U.S. Midwest. Outside markets adding further pressure, with energy prices down sharply and the U.S. dollar firming.
* The actively traded December contract broke through technical chart support at its 200-day moving average in overnight trading.
* CBOT December corn futures were 19-3/4 cents lower at $6.22-1/2 per bushel.
SOYBEANS - Down 40 to 50 cents per bushel
* Soybeans down on improved crop weather in the U.S. Midwest and pressure from outside markets, with energy prices sharply lower and the U.S. dollar firming.
* Soybeans remain weighed down by Friday's U.S. Department of Agriculture forecast for a larger U.S. harvest.
* The actively traded November contract broke through technical chart support at its 50-day moving average in overnight trading and hovered just above its 200-day moving average.
* CBOT November soybeans were last 48-3/4 cents lower at $14.05-1/2 a bushel. (Reporting by Karl Plume Editing by Mark Potter)
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