07/21/2017: Several players report a July barge sold yesterday to a trader at 87.50 cts/gal FOB USG.

07/21/2017: One July barge was confirmed sold for 90 cts/gal today FOB ITC.

07/19/2017: Two barges confirmed done today at 90 cts/gal for July FOB St. Rose.

07/04/2017: Methanex adjusted its methanol Western Canadian Distributor Price (WCDP) down CAN $15/mt to CAN $600/mt as of July 1st.

06/29/2017: Methanex confirms it will adjust its US methanol reference price down 3 cts/gal to $1.13/gal effective July 1st.

06/28/2017: Southern Chemical Corp (SCC) confirms it will lower its monthly posted price 3 cts/gal to $1.08/gal effective July 1st.

06/21/2017: Methanex confirms it will adjust its European Q3 methanol posted price down Euro 130/mt at Euro 320/mt.

05/26/2017: Methanex confirms it will adjust its US methanol reference price down 7  cts/gal to $1.16/gal effective June 1st.  Southern Chemical Corp. (SCC) today also confirmed it will lower its US posted price 6 cts/gal to $1.11/gal next month. In Asia Methanex confirmed it will lower its ACP $40/mt to $320/mt next month.

04/27/2017: Southern Chemical Corp (SCC) confirms it will adjust its US methanol reference price down 15 cts/gal to $1.17/gal cts/gal effective May 1st.  Yesterday Methanex confirmed it will adjust its US posted price 10 cts/gal lower to $1.23/gal next month.

03/30/2017: Methanex confirms it will adjust its US methanol reference price down 17 cts/gal to $1.33 cts/gal effective April 1st.

03/30/2017: Southern Chemical Corp (SCC) confirms it will adjust its US methanol reference price down 13 cts/gal to $1.32/gal effective April 1st.

02/27/2017: Southern Chemical Corp. (SCC) confirms it will raise its US methanol benchmark 16 cts/gal to $1.45 /gal effective March 1st.

02/27/2017: Methanex confirms it will adjust its Western Canadian Distributor Price (WCDP) CAN $85/mt to CAN $735/mt affective March 1st.

02/25/2017: Methanex today confirmed it will raise its US methanol benchmark 25 cts/gal to $1.50/gal effective March 1st. The company also announced a $70/mt increase in Asia that moves its regional price there to $500/mt next month.

01/26/2017: Southern Chemical Corp. (SCC) confirms it will raise its US methanol benchmark 10 cts/gal to $1.29/gal effective February 1st.

12/31/2016: Methanex will raise its methanol Western Canadian Distributor Price (WCDP) CAN $75/mt to CAN $650/mt effective January 1st.

12/29/2016: Methanex confirms it will raise its US methanol benchmark 15 cts/gal to $1.25/gal effective January 1st. The company also confirmed adjusting its Asian contract price up $80/mt to $430/mt next month. Earlier today SCC confirmed moving its US posted price 7 cts/gal higher to $1.19/gal next month.

12/28/2016: Southern Chemical Corp. (SCC) confirms it will raise its US methanol benchmark 7 cts/gal to $1.19/gal effective January 1st.

12/01/2016: TCEQ filings today confirm the OCI methanol plant at Beaumont was shutdown yesterday, although there are no details regarding the duration of the outage.

11/30/2016: Methanex will raise its Western Canadian Distributor Price CAN $65/mt to CAN $575/mt effective December 1st.

11/29/2016: Methanex confirms it will raise its US “non-discounted reference price” up 14 cts/gal to $1.10/gal effective December 1st.

11/29/2016: Southern Chemical Corp. (SCC) confirms it will raise its US methanol benchmark 18 cts/gal to $1.12/gal effective December 1st.

11/10/2016: At least one spot methanol barge for November delivery FOB ITC was confirmed today at 93 cts/gal. Earlier in the week December spot FOB ITC was done at 86.50 cts/gal and 88.50 cts/gal FOB St. Rose. Some traders cite possible unconfirmed issues at a USG methanol plant for the recent price surge.

10/28/2016: Southern Chemical Corp (SCC) confirms it will raise its USG methanol posted price 5 cts/gal to 94 cts/gal effective November 1st.

10/27/2016: Methanex will raise its Western Canadian Distributor Price (WCDP) CAN $35/mt to CAN $510/mt effective November 1st.

10/27/2016: Methanex confirms it will raise its US methanol benchmark 8 cts/gal to 96 cts/gal and adjust its Asian posted price up $25/mt to $310/mt effective November 1st.

10/11/2016: Spot methanol barge prices FOB USG surge above 80 cts/gal on Monday amid ongoing availability concerns.

09/30/2016: Methanex will raise its Western Canadian Distributor Price (WCDP) CAN $30/mt higher to CAN $475/mt effective October 1st.

09/29/2016: Methanex notified customers it will raise its posted US methanol price 5 cts/gal to 88 cts/gal effective October 1st.

09/28/2016: This morning Southern Chemical Corp. (SCC) notified customers it will raise its posted US methanol price 8 cts/gal to 89 cts/gal effective October 1st.

09/27/2016: Today Methanex confirmed raising its Asian posted contract benchmark $10/mt to $285/mt effective October 1st.

09/19/2016: The 1.3 mln mt/yr Fairway Methanol plant is reportedly offline for at least a week due to a power outage impacting compressors and boilers.

08/31/2016: Methanex will raise its Western Canadian Distributor Price (WCDP) CAN $10/mt to CAN $445/mt on September 1st.

08/31/2016: Methanex confirms it will raise its US methanol non-discounted reference price (MNDRP) 3 cts/gal to 83 cts/gal on September 1st. The company also announced carrying forward its Asian posted price of $275/mt next month.

08/30/2016: This morning Southern Chemical Corp. (SCC) confirmed it will carry forward its US methanol posted price of 81 cts/gal effective September 1st.

08/26/2016: Spot barge prices FOB USG surged this week with recent sales to one supplier reaching 65 cts/gal followed by purchases attributed to a trader at 66 and 68 cts/gal and a sale to a world scale supplier at 69.50 cts/gal. Several traders also reported hearing of at least one sale as high as 71 cts/gal which remains confirmed at this time. There are as yet no confirmed September nominations, although many observers now believe influential suppliers will announce moderate US benchmark increases.

08/10/2016: Today a large methanol supplier confirmed the purchase of three barges for August delivery FOB ITC at 60 cts/gal.

07/28/2016: This morning Southern Chemical Corp. (SCC) confirmed it will roll its US methanol posted price of 81 cts/gal effective August 1st. Methanex previously announced rolling its contract prices in the US, Europe and Asia and raising its benchmark in Canada CAN $10/mt next month.

07/27/2016: Methanex will raise its Western Canadian Distributor Price (WCDP) for methanol CAN $10/mt to CAN $435/mt effective August 1st.

07/27/2016: Methanex confirms it will carry forward US methanol posted price of 80 cts/gal effective August 1st. It will also roll its European benchmark of Euro 240/mt and its Asian posted rice of $275/mt next month.