Methanol demand growth in China, the world’s largest methanol producer and consumer, has rebounded strongly through the third quarter and is set to make a strong finish to 2020. Data to September and MMSA analysis implies year to date demand is more than 5 percent higher than at the same stage in 2019. If the current trend continues, demand for the full year could be as much as 7 percent higher than last year.
MMSA Methanol Notes – 2020-10-06
China Methanol Demand Growth Rebounds on Economic Recovery