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Anglo eyes return to UK fertiliser sector with Sirius deal

Anglo American is set to make a dramatic return to the UK fertiliser sector after an 18-year hiatus with a £386 million bid for floundering UK developer Sirius Minerals.

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Sirius Minerals' Woodsmith mine is located near Whitby in North Yorkshire in the UK

Sirius announced early Wednesday it was in "advanced discussions" with Anglo regarding a possible offer of 5.5p per Sirius share.