BRIEF-Brazil's Vale says giant iron ore project to go ahead no matter what
Feb 26 (Reuters) - * Brazil's Vale does not expect to take iron ore write downs any time soon, the company's chief financial officer Luciano Siani said on a conference call to discuss fourth quarter results.
* Vale said 90-million-tonne iron ore project S11D project will go ahead regardless of market scenario.
* Vale said leverage could increase just before completing S11D project.
* Brazil's Vale expects to double iron ore sales to India this year.
* Vale expects iron ore pellet production to increase 10 to 15 percent in 2015 compared to last year. Further company coverage: (Reporting By Stephen Eisenhammer)
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