Russian tycoon Evtushenkov says interested in Uralkali stake

VARANDEI, Russia, Oct 22 (Reuters) - Russian tycoon Vladimir Evtushenkov, the owner of Russian oil-to-telecoms conglomerate Sistema , is interested in a stake in Russia's Uralkali, the world's largest potash miner by output, he told reporters on Tuesday.

"I am interested in Uralkali, it's quite clear that it's a question of price. Now the selling price is too high," Evtushenkov said, adding that he saw the current market price of Uralkali without a premium as fair.