Middle East Economic Survey


No 26



Yemen LNG Start-Up Process Under Way, First Cargo Due End-August

The Yemen LNG plant was ready to receive high pressure gas in mid-June, and by the end of the month the Total-led project consortium had begun the plant start-up process, MEES understands. The consortium had been looking to load the first cargo of LNG, bound for South Korea, in July. However, a Yemeni source told MEES that work on a few technical and operational snags was...