Middle East Economic Survey


No 46



Attack On Oil Pipeline In Marib

A bomb blast on 5 November damaged an oil pipeline in Yemens Marib province but caused no casualties, according to a report by Yemeni press agency Saba. The flow of oil was halted. The pipeline, with a capacity of 155,000 b/d, transports crude oil from the Safer oilfields in Marib to the Hudaida terminal. The incident is the latest in a series of attacks targeting oil installations in Yemen.