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Methanex Reports on Annual General Meeting of Shareholders

April 27, 2018

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, April 27, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Methanex Corporation (TSX:MX) (NASDAQ:MEOH) announced, in accordance with Toronto Stock Exchange requirements, the voting results from its Annual General Meeting held on April 26, 2018 in Vancouver, British Columbia.

A total of 70,682,821 common shares were voted at the meeting, representing 84.4% of all outstanding shares.  Shareholders voted in favour of all items of business before the meeting, including the election of all director nominees as follows:

Director Votes For % of
 % of Votes 
Bruce Aitken68,827,73699.67228,8500.33
Douglas Arnell68,602,65999.34453,9270.66
Howard Balloch65,418,78494.733,637,8025.27
Phillip Cook68,614,83099.36441,7560.64
John Floren68,903,06399.78153,5230.22
Thomas Hamilton68,834,67899.68221,9080.32
Robert Kostelnik68,620,94999.37435,6370.63
Douglas Mahaffy68,616,80999.36439,7770.64
Janice Rennie66,028,90095.623,027,6864.38
Margaret Walker69,010,32699.9346,2600.07
Benita Warmbold68,950,67199.85105,9150.15

Shareholders also voted over 96% in favour of the advisory resolution accepting the Company’s approach to executive compensation as disclosed in the Information Circular dated March 2, 2018.

Methanex is a Vancouver-based, publicly traded company and is the world’s largest supplier of methanol to major international markets. Methanex shares are listed for trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange in Canada under the trading symbol “MX” and on the NASDAQ Global Market in the United States under the trading symbol “MEOH”.  Methanex can be visited online at

Kim Campbell
Manager, Investor Relations
Methanex Corporation
604-661-2600 or Toll Free: 1 800 661 8851