China stocks close lower, resources firms hit by weak commodities

martes 24 de mayo de 2016 03:05 GYT

SHANGHAI May 24 (Reuters) - China stocks closed lower on Tuesday as resources firms were hit by slumping commodity prices amid worries over China's economic health.

The CSI300 index of the largest listed companies in Shanghai and Shenzhen fell 0.8 percent, to 3,063.56, while the Shanghai Composite Index lost 0.8 percent, to 2,821.67 points.

(Reporting by the Shanghai Newsroom)