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CBOT Trends-Wheat down 6-10 cents, corn down 4-5 cents, soy down 12-14 cents

CHICAGO, Oct 24 (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 6 to 10 cents per bushel

* Wheat easing on expectations a deal allowing Ukraine exports from some Black Sea ports will be extended.

* Rally in U.S. dollar, which makes U.S. wheat relatively more expensive to overseas buyers and chills investor appetite for risky assets, added pressure.

* Ukraine said seven vessels sailed from its ports on Sunday carrying grain bound for Asia and Europe.

* Benchmark CBOT December soft red winter wheat contract dropped below its five-day and 50-day moving averages during overnight trading.

* CBOT December soft red winter wheat last traded down 9 cents at $8.41-3/4 a bushel. K.C. December hard red winter wheat was last down 6-3/4 cents at $9.41-1/2 a bushel, and MGEX December spring wheat was last down 5-3/4 cents at $9.55-3/4 a bushel.

CORN - Down 4 to 5 cents per bushel

* Poor export demand pressures corn but losses kept in check by signs of strength in domestic cash market, particularly at processors.

* CBOT December corn fell below its 40-day moving average overnight.

* CBOT December corn futures last traded down 5 cents at $6.79-1/4 per bushel.

SOYBEANS - Down 12 to 14 cents per bushel

* Soybeans falling on technical setback after hitting resistance around $14 a bushel on Friday.

* CBOT November soybeans fell below their 10-day and 20-day moving averages overnight.

* China's soybean imports in September rose 12% from a year earlier to 7.72 million tonnes, reversing a months'-long trend of low arrivals.

* CBOT November soybeans last traded down 13-1/4 cents at $13.82-1/4 a bushel. (Reporting by Mark Weinraub; editing by Barbara Lewis)

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