Yemen LNG confirmed that on Friday, at around 16 hours, a minor explosion occurred inside the Balhaf Plant.
There were no casualties and the explosion caused only slight damage to non-essential equipment, the company said in a statement.
The Balhaf Plant remains operational and production uninterrupted. Yemen LNG has initiated an investigation as to the cause of the explosion, it added.
LNG World News Staff, December 07, 2013; Image: Yemen LNG