GRAINS-Soybeans fall, hit 13-month low as South American production weighs

SYDNEY, May 30 (Reuters) - U.S. soybeans fell on Tuesday to hit a fresh 13-month low as aggressive selling of record South American production pushed the oilseed towards a third consecutive daily loss.


* The most active soybean futures on the Chicago Board Of Trade fell 0.3 percent to $9.24 a bushel by 0127 GMT, near the session low of $9.23 3/4 a bushel - the lowest since April 2016. Soybeans closed down 1.4 percent on Friday.

* The most active corn fell 0.5 percent to $3.72-1/4 a bushel, having gained 1.4 percent in the previous session.

* The most active wheat fell 0.3 percent to $4.37 a bushel, having closed up 1.7 percent on Friday.

* Record South American soybean production weighs on prices, with Brazilian farmers looking to accelerate sales after a drop in the local currency.

* Wheat draws some support from recent wet weather across key growing regions, which may damage maturing crops.


* Brazilian farmers are rushing to sell soybeans after a 7 percent drop in the real currency made their supplies more affordable than exports from the United States.

* U.S. crude oil prices rose towards $50 per barrel on Tuesday as a strong start to the summer driving season in the United States suggested strong fuel demand in months ahead.

* U.S. stocks ended little changed on Friday ahead of the long holiday weekend, though indexes ended a two-week streak of losses and consumer shares were strong for a second day.


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Grains prices at 0127 GMT

Contract Last Change Pct chg Two-day chg MA 30 RSI CBOT wheat 437.00 -1.25 -0.29% +1.45% 433.30 64 CBOT corn 372.25 -2.00 -0.53% +0.81% 369.61 56 CBOT soy 924.00 -2.50 -0.27% -1.65% 960.02 26 CBOT rice 10.91 -$0.06 -0.59% -0.18% $10.28 61 WTI crude 49.87 $0.07 +0.14% +1.98% $48.97 54


Euro/dlr $1.113 -$0.003 -0.30% -0.47% USD/AUD 0.7427 -0.001 -0.12% -0.26%

Most active contracts Wheat, corn and soy US cents/bushel. Rice: USD per hundredweight RSI 14, exponential

(Reporting by Colin Packham; Editing by Richard Pullin)