BRIEF-Brazil's Vale says not negotiating with Yara over fertilizer sale

miércoles 6 de abril de 2016 09:13 GYT

April 6 (Reuters) -

* Brazilian miner Vale SA said in a statement on Wednesday that it is not in negotiations with Norway's Yara International to sell fertilizer assets

* Business daily Valor Economico earlier on Wednesday published an article that suggested Yara was a likely suitor for Vale's fertilizer assets

* Yara also denied it is in negotiations with Vale

* Vale has said that it is looking to sell or attract partners for its fertilizer unit Further story coverage: (Reporting By Stephen Eisenhammer)