Methanol markets are being significantly impacted by the global COVID-19 pandemic. China is now trying to restart its economy while other countries are in the throes of imposing restrictive conditions on its citizens. This has enormous short term consequences for the trade and demand of all goods and services and will be extremely disruptive on global supply chains and inventory. Against this background, MMSA has developed an early update of its methanol price forecast, described generally here.
MMSA Methanol Notes – 2020-03-17
MMSA Updates Methanol Price Outlook – Margins to Shrink globally Before Traditional Recovery