CANADA STOCKS-TSX ends lower as commodities sag

Thu Mar 18, 2010 4:06pm EDT
 
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TORONTO, March 18 (Reuters) - Toronto's main stock index ended lower on Thursday as concerns about tighter credit in China and doubts about an aid plan for debt-stricken Greece boosted the safe-haven U.S. dollar, pressuring commodity prices and domestic producers.

The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index .GSPTSE unofficially closed down 60.91 points, or 0.5 percent, 12,039.75. (Reporting by Claire Sibonney)