MMSA Services


Methanol and Derivatives Analysis (MDA) Service 

One hard and one soft copy of a 700-plus page color printed book which contains global market analysis for methanol, Methanol to Olefins, acetic acid, formaldehyde, MMA, DME, methylamines and all major MeOH derivatives. The period of coverage of the 2019 analysis is 2014-2019E, and was published in April 2019. All balances and price forecasts are updated every three months (in July, October, and January). Includes complimentary Methanol Notes (see below), and clients have website access from which they can download the study and updates.

China Methanol Monthly Analysis (CMMA) Service 

Covers techno-commercial analysis of the world’s largest producer and consumer of methanol. Includes chapters on macroeconomy, methanol feedstocks (coal and natural gas), methanol cash costs, methanol affordability, methanol to olefins (including an economic comparison with naphtha to olefins), supply and demand, trade, and other special topics.

Global Methanol Market Weekly Analysis (MMWA) 

The weekly analysis provides analysis of key developments in major global regions (USGC, Europe, Middle East, Africa and the Far East). Price development (including a unique Asian contract net transaction reference), derivatives, trade, supply and demand, market indicators, among others are included. Clients have access to portions of the MMSA database. For a small additional fee, clients can access the MMSA global price forecast.

Methanol Notes™ Service 

One-page analyses of items important to the methanol and derivatives industries sent every Tuesday. Topics include almost every important facet of the global methanol industry, including derivative affordability, MTO, DME, Cash costs, and much more. Clients can access archived Notes (over 600 in total).