- South America-focused Amerisur Resources' production at its Platanillo field totalled 148,544 barrels of oil in May with average daily output of 4,792 barrels.

Peak daily production was 5,163 bopd during the period.

Total export volume was 132,258 barrels during the period with average daily throughput of 4,266 bopd and peak throughput of 5,017 bopd.

The group said OBA throughput in May was affected by planned and unplanned maintenance of the RODA system.

It said these works had been largely completed and the company expected to return to daily volumes of the order of 5,000 bopd throughput in the coming weeks.

Amerisur said Platanillo field production was also affected by planned maintenance of certain wells.

It said these operations were complete except for the workover of Platanillo-12, which had begun.

At 9:49am: [LON:AMER] Amerisur Resources PLC share price was -0.5p at 23.5p

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