A number of offers received for ILVA steelworks

(AGI) Brussels, Sept 25 - The Italian authorities had receivedat least four more offers on the ILVA Taranto steelworks, saidItalian Economic Development Minister Federica Guidi onThursday. However, the first bid by ArcelorMittal is at a moreadvanced stage than the others, the minster explained, adding:"The aim is to close a deal as soon as possible and as well aspossible." The minister said that offers had come from bothEuropean and non-European companies. . .

(AGI) Brussels, Sept 25 - The Italian authorities had receivedat least four more offers on the ILVA Taranto steelworks, saidItalian Economic Development Minister Federica Guidi onThursday. However, the first bid by ArcelorMittal is at a moreadvanced stage than the others, the minster explained, adding:"The aim is to close a deal as soon as possible and as well aspossible." The minister said that offers had come from bothEuropean and non-European companies. . .