Wheat, maize benchmarks surge as US supplies become market wildcard

15.05.2019

U.S. corn futures rose on Tuesday after poor weather delayed planting progress in the United States, generating fears that crop yields could suffer. Soybeans also firmed despite escalation of U.S.-China trade conflict while wheat continued recent strength.

Chicago Board of Trade July corn rose 2% to $3.63-3/4 a bushel by 1119...