Brazil Vale still plans asset sales despite Fortescue talks

martes 8 de marzo de 2016 17:11 GYT

SAO PAULO, March 8 (Reuters) - Brazilian miner Vale SA still plans to sell about $10 billion of assets in order to reduce debt, even after announcing it was in talks about potentially buying a minority stake in Australian rival Fortescue Metals Group, a press representative told Reuters on Wednesday. (Reporting by Gustavo Bonato, writing by Stephen Eisenhammer; Editing by David Gregorio)