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2014 News Releases
December 19, 2013

Methanex Completes Transaction With JV Partner Arab Petroleum Investments Corporation
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Dec. 19, 2013) - Methanex Corporation (TSX:MX)(NASDAQ:MEOH) is pleased to announce it has completed its sale of an approximate 10% equity share in Egyptian Methanex Methanol Company S.A.E. (EMethanex) to Arab Petroleum Investments Corporation (APICORP) for $110 million. Methanex announced this expected sale on October 22, 2013. This inc...

December 09, 2013

Waterfront Shipping to Commission New Ships Built With Flex-Fuel Engines
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Dec. 9, 2013) - Waterfront Shipping Company Ltd. has reached an agreement with Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL), Westfal-Larsen @ Co A/S (WL) and Marinvest/Skagerack Invest to build six new ships, with an option for building an additional three, all to be delivered during 2016. These 50,000 dead weight tonne vessels will be built with MA...

November 27, 2013

Methanex Corporation-Notice of Cash Dividend
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Nov. 27, 2013) - Methanex Corporation (TSX:MX)(NASDAQ:MEOH)(SANTIAGO:Methanex) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend of US$0.20 per share that will be payable on December 31, 2013 to holders of common shares of record on December 17, 2013. Methanex is a Vancouver-based, publicly traded com...

November 05, 2013

Methanex to Present at the Cowen Securities 4th Annual Global Metals, Mining & Materials Conference
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Nov. 5, 2013) - Methanex Corporation (TSX:MX)(NASDAQ:MEOH) will be presenting at the upcoming Cowen Securities 4th Annual Global Metals, Mining @ Materials Conference in New York City, NY. Mr. John Floren, Methanex's President and CEO, will speak to investors on Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at approximately 9:45 a.m. ET (6:45 a.m. PT). ...

October 30, 2013

Methanex Reports Higher EBITDA and Earnings in the Third Quarter
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Oct. 30, 2013) - For the third quarter of 2013, Methanex Corporation (TSX:MX)(NASDAQ:MEOH) reported Adjusted EBITDA1 of $184 million and Adjusted net income1 of $117 million ($1.22 per share on a diluted basis1). This compares with Adjusted EBITDA1 of $157 million and Adjusted net income1 of $99 million ($1.02 per share on a diluted bas...

October 22, 2013

Methanex to Sell a 10% Equity Share in Its Egyptian Joint Venture to Current JV Partner Arab Petroleum Investments Corporation
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Oct. 22, 2013) - Methanex Corporation (TSX:MX)(NASDAQ:MEOH) has agreed to sell an approximate 10% equity share in Egyptian Methanex Methanol Company S.A.E. (EMethanex) to Arab Petroleum Investments Corporation (APICORP) for $110 million. The transaction will increase APICORP's ownership in the joint venture to 17%. Methanex will remain ...

October 07, 2013

Methanex Increases Operating Capacity in New Zealand, Canada and Chile
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Oct. 7, 2013) - Methanex Corporation (TSX:MX) (NASDAQ:MEOH) has reached a number of key milestones with respect to its near-term capacity growth objectives in New Zealand, Canada and Chile. On October 4, 2013, the company successfully produced its first methanol from the newly restarted 0.5 million tonne plant in Waitara Valley,...

August 07, 2013

Methanex to Present at Jefferies 2013 Global Industrials Conference
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Aug. 7, 2013) - Methanex Corporation (TSX:MX)(NASDAQ:MEOH) will be presenting at the upcoming Jefferies 2013 Global Industrials Conference in New York City, NY. Mr. John Floren, Methanex's President and CEO, will speak to investors on Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at approximately 4:00 p.m. ET (1:00 p.m. PT). Interested participant...

July 30, 2013

Methanex and Carbon Recycling International Sign Landmark Investment Agreement for Advanced Renewable Fuel Production
REYKJAVIK, ICELAND--(Marketwired - July 30, 2013) - Methanex Corporation (TSX:MX)(NASDAQ:MEOH) announced today an initial $5 million investment in Carbon Recycling International (CRI), a privately held company with headquarters in Reykjavik, Iceland. Methanex will also evaluate further investments to support CRI's growth. CRI operates the world's first renewable methanol plant in...

July 24, 2013

Methanex Reports Stronger EBITDA in the Second Quarter
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - July 24, 2013) - For the second quarter of 2013, Methanex Corporation (TSX:MX)(NASDAQ:MEOH) reported Adjusted EBITDA1 of $157 million and Adjusted net income1 of $99 million ($1.02 per share on a diluted basis1). This compares with Adjusted EBITDA1 of $149 million and Adjusted net income1 of $88 million ($0.92 per share on a diluted bas...

July 18, 2013

Methanex Corporation-Notice of Cash Dividend
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - July 18, 2013) - Methanex Corporation (TSX:MX)(NASDAQ:MEOH) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend of US$0.20 per share that will be payable on September 30, 2013 to holders of common shares of record on September 16, 2013. Methanex is a Vancouver-based, publicly traded company and is the w...

April 24, 2013

Methanex Reports Stronger Earnings in the First Quarter of 2013; Increases Dividend 8%
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - April 24, 2013) - For the first quarter of 2013, Methanex (TSX:MX)(NASDAQ:MEOH) reported Adjusted EBITDA1 of $149 million and Adjusted net income1 of $88 million ($0.92 per share on a diluted basis1). This compares with Adjusted EBITDA1 of $119 million and Adjusted net income1 of $61 million ($0.64 per share on a diluted basis1) for the...

April 24, 2013

Methanex Proceeds with a Second Methanol Plant in Geismar, Louisiana
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - April 24, 2013) - Methanex Corporation (TSX:MX)(NASDAQ:MEOH) announced today that it has reached a final investment decision to proceed with the relocation of a second one million tonne per year methanol plant from its Chile site to Geismar, Louisiana. The plant is expected to be operational by early 2016, and has an estimated total cos...

April 18, 2013

Methanex to Webcast Annual General Meeting-April 25, 2013
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - April 18, 2013) - Methanex Corporation (TSX:MX)(NASDAQ:MEOH)(SANTIAGO:Methanex) will webcast its upcoming Annual General Meeting, including remarks by President and CEO, John Floren. The meeting will be held at the Vancouver Convention Centre East in Vancouver, British Columbia, on Thursday, April 25, 2013, at 11:00 a.m. PT. Rem...

March 05, 2013

Methanex Announces Expansion of Its New Zealand Operations
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - March 5, 2013) - Methanex Corporation (TSX:MX)(NASDAQ:MEOH)(SSE:Methanex) announced today plans to increase operating capacity at its New Zealand operations by 700,000 tonnes to 2.2 million tonnes by the end of 2013. Methanex has secured a new natural gas supply agreement, which will enable the restart of the methanol plant at its Waitar...

January 31, 2013

Methanex Corporation-Notice of Cash Dividend
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Jan. 31, 2013) - Methanex Corporation (TSX:MX)(NASDAQ:MEOH)(SANTIAGO:Methanex) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend of US$0.185 per share that will be payable on March 31, 2013 to holders of common shares of record on March 17, 2013. Methanex is a Vancouver-based, publicly traded company and is the world's la...

January 30, 2013

Methanex Reports Stronger EBITDA In the Fourth Quarter
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Jan. 30, 2013) - For the fourth quarter of 2012, Methanex (TSX:MX)(NASDAQ:MEOH)(SANTIAGO:Methanex) reported Adjusted EBITDA1 of $119 million and Adjusted net income1 of $61 million ($0.64 per share on a diluted basis1). This compares with Adjusted EBITDA1 of $104 million and Adjusted net income1 of $36 million ($0.38 per share on a dilut...

January 23, 2013

Methanex Corporation and Chesapeake Energy Corporation Sign Long-Term Natural Gas Supply Agreement for Louisiana Methanol Project
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA and OKLAHOMA CITY, OKLAHOMA--(Marketwire - Jan. 23, 2013) - Methanex Corporation (TSX:MX)(NASDAQ:MEOH)(SANTIAGO:Methanex) and Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK) today announced the execution of a 10-year agreement to supply all of the natural gas required for Methanex's one million tonne per year methanol plant in Geismar, Louisiana. Commencement...

January 17, 2013

Methanex to Present at CIBC Institutional Investor Conference
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Jan. 17, 2013) - Methanex Corporation (TSX:MX)(NASDAQ:MEOH)(SANTIAGO:Methanex) will be presenting at the upcoming CIBC Institutional Investor Conference in Whistler, British Columbia. Mr. John Floren, Methanex's President and Chief Executive Officer, will speak to investors on Thursday, January 24, 2013 at approximately 1:30 p.m. PT (4:3...

January 10, 2013

Methanex Announces Upcoming Temporary Shutdown of Its Operations in Chile
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Jan. 10, 2013) - Methanex Corporation (TSX:MX)(NASDAQ:MEOH)(SANTIAGO:Methanex) announced today it expects to idle its Chile operation in March 2013 due to anticipated insufficient natural gas supply. Methanex is currently operating one plant in Chile at low operating rates. In 2013, planned output from this plant represents less than 5% ...