VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Feb. 13, 2008) - Methanex Corporation (TSX:MX)(NASDAQ:MEOH)(SANTIAGO:METHANEX) will be presenting at the upcoming Morgan Stanley Global Basic Materials Conference being held February 19-21, 2008 in New York City. Mr. Ian Cameron, Methanex's Senior Vice-President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer, will speak to investors on Wednesday, February 20, 2008 at approximately 9:40 a.m. EST (6:40 a.m. PST).
Interested participants can access a live audio webcast of the presentation through the Company's website at http://www.methanex.com/investor/events.html. The webcast will last for approximately 45 minutes. In addition, an audio recording of the presentation can be downloaded from our website for three weeks after the conference.
Methanex is a Vancouver based, publicly-traded company engaged in the worldwide production, distribution, and marketing of methanol. Methanex shares are listed for trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange in Canada under the trading symbol "MX"; on the NASDAQ Global Market in the United States under the trading symbol "MEOH"; and on the Foreign Securities Market of the Santiago Stock Exchange in Chile under the trading symbol "Methanex". Methanex can be visited online at www.methanex.com.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT:
Director, Investor Relations
604 661 2600