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OSLO May 23 Norway's Statoil said on
Friday it had resumed some production at its Snorre B platform
in the North Sea but it was as yet unclear when full production
"Production from (one) template will remain shut in until
further examinations have been concluded. The other production
from Snorre B has now resumed," Statoil said in a statement.
Statoil's partners at the field include state-owned Petoro,
ExxonMobil, Idemitsu Petroleum, RWE
and Core Energy.
(Reporting by Gwladys Fouche; Editing by Balazs Koranyi)