MMSA Methanol Notes – 2020-11-24

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US Methanol Apparent Demand – Down in 2020, With Net Import Requirements Rising



MMSA estimates of US methanol apparent demand through 2020 show that US consumption growth for the simple alcohol has been checked by the global pandemic. Of note, due mainly to US and Trinidad manufacturing issues, net trade of methanol in 2020 will reverse a shrinking trend, expanding notably with imports from new sources.