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CBOT Trends-Wheat and soybeans down 15-20 cents, corn down 5-10 cents

CHICAGO, Nov 3 (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 Thursday.

WHEAT - Down 15 to 20 cents per bushel

* Wheat lower on follow-through selling after a steep midweek decline as Russia said it would resume its participation in a deal to free up grain exports from Ukraine's Black Sea ports. A stronger U.S. dollar added pressure.

* Grain traders remain cautious, however, as the Kremlin said it has not committed to staying in the grain deal beyond the current agreement's Nov. 19 deadline.

* The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) said on Thursday morning that net export sales of U.S. wheat totaled 348,100 tonnes in the week ended Oct. 27, in line with trade estimates that ranged from 200,000 to 650,000 tonnes.

* CBOT December soft red winter wheat last traded 16-1/2 cents lower at $8.29-1/2 a bushel. K.C. December hard red winter wheat was last off 13-1/4 cents at $9.27 a bushel, and MGEX December spring wheat dropped 10-1/2 cents to $9.38-3/4 a bushel.

CORN - Down 5 to 10 cents per bushel

* Corn lower as the dollar firmed and as supply concerns lessened after Russia resumed its participation in the Ukraine grain export corridor deal.

* Benchmark CBOT December corn contract hit technical chart resistance at its 20-day moving average overnight but held chart support at its 50-day moving average. December corn has not closed below its 50-day moving average since August.

* Net weekly corn export sales last week of 372,200 tonnes, according to the USDA, were in line with a range of trade estimates from 250,000 to 675,000 tonnes.

* CBOT December corn futures last traded 6-1/4 cents lower at $6.81-1/4 per bushel.

SOYBEANS - Down 15 to 20 cents per bushel

* Soybeans lower on profit taking after hitting six-week highs at midweek, along with spillover pressure from lower grains. Concerns about dull U.S. export demand also weighing on prices.

* Benchmark CBOT January soybean futures contract dropped below its 200-day moving average overnight.

* The USDA said net weekly U.S. soybean export sales last week totaled 830,200 tonnes, near the low end of a range of trade estimates for 700,000 to 1.675 million tonnes.

* CBOT January soybeans were last 16-3/4 cents lower at $14.37-1/4 a bushel. (Reporting by Karl Plume; editing by Jonathan Oatis)

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