June 24, 2014 / 7:16 AM / in 3 years

Shares in Syngenta surge 6.5 pct after takeover report

ZURICH, June 24 (Reuters) - Shares in Syngenta rose 6.5 percent in early trade on Tuesday, following a Bloomberg report that agriculture company Monsanto had been considering a takeover of the Swiss agrochemicals firm.

A spokesman for Syngenta was not immediately available for comment. (Reporting by Alice Baghdjian; editing by Blaise Robinson)

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