Grain benchmark futures down on better US harvest forecast

17.07.2019

Chicago corn and soybean futures fell on Tuesday after the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) gave a positive view of U.S. crop conditions while welcome rain and cooler weather were also forecast in U.S. grain belts.

Wheat followed corn lower.

Most-active corn on the Chicago Board of Trade was down 0.9% at...