MMSA Methanol Notes – 2021-12-21

USD $67.01

US Apparent Methanol Demand – 4Q Rally Allows USGC to Meet MMSA ’21 Forecast



MMSA estimates of US methanol apparent demand through 2021 show that US methanol markets have recovered strongly in the 4th quarter after a slow start to the year (February freeze followed by Hurricane Ida). US methanol production has expanded rapidly, enabling derivative consumption which is making up for lost time as the US macroeconomy slowly but steadily navigates a recovery from the depths of the COVID-19 crisis. With all USGC producers operating…..