Wheat prices hit 6-month high on US weather, short-covering

09.02.2018

Chicago wheat futures rose for a third session on Thursday to hit a six-month high, buoyed as dry weather threatens U.S. winter crop yields and as investors cover short positions.

Soyabean prices ticked higher, while corn eased ahead of a key U.S. Department of Agriculture report due later in the day.

The...