VIDEO: China methanol facing weak coastal demand, high coal prices

Author: Doris He

2021/06/23

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Watch industry analyst Doris He discuss China's methanol market which is facing pressure from high feedstock coal prices and tepid demand from coastal regions.

  • Feedstock coal prices hovering at high levels
  • Softened olefins prices squeezing MTO margins
  • Cargo flow slowing down between inland and coastal regions