DOMESTIC white maize futures for delivery in December shed 0.3 percent to R2 007 a ton by the noon close on the SA Futures Exchange yesterday.
The yellow variety was unchanged at R2 060 a ton.
Wheat futures for December lost 0.5 percent to R3 673 a ton.
In Chicago, maize fell for a third day as a record harvest neared completion in the US.
Of maize in the main US growing areas, 89 percent was harvested as of Sunday, the US Department of Agriculture said on Monday. It expects US farmers to produce a record 14.407 billion bushels (365.9 million tons). – Bloomberg