Summary Box: Commodities fall on Greece debt woes

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Posted: Feb 10, 2012 4:14 PM
Summary Box: Commodities fall on Greece debt woes

GREEK WOES: Commodity prices fell broadly as a plan to fix Greece's crippling debt crisis remained far from settled, renewing concerns about global economic growth.

CHINA TRADE: Copper and other industrial metals fell after preliminary January trade data showed China's imports appeared to be softening. China is a huge importer of metals that are used in a variety of products, including buildings and electronics.

WHAT'S NEXT: Greece has promised to approve new cost-cutting measures by Sunday despite public protests.