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Media Releases

March 9, 2009

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA—(Marketwire - March 9, 2009) - Methanex Corporation (TSX:MX)(NASDAQ:MEOH)(SANTIAGO:Methanex)announced today that Bruce Aitken, President and Chief Executive Officer, plans to purchase up to 40,000 additional Methanex common shares. The purchase is expected to occur between March 16th and the end of May 2009 through the facilities of the Toronto Stock Exchange.

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March 6, 2009

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA—(Marketwire - March 6, 2009) - Methanex Corporation (TSX:MX)(NASDAQ:MEOH)(SANTIAGO:Methanex) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend of US$0.155 per share that will be payable on March 31, 2009 to holders of common shares of record on March 17, 2009.

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February 12, 2009

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA—(Marketwire - Feb. 12, 2009) - Methanex Corporation (TSX:MX)(NASDAQ:MEOH)(SANTIAGO:Methanex) will be presenting at the upcoming CIBC World Markets Institutional Investor Conference being held February 18-21, 2009 in Whistler, British Columbia. Mr. Bruce Aitken, Methanex's President and Chief Executive Officer, will speak to investors on Thursday, February 19, 2009 at approximately 11:10 a.m. PT (2:10 p.m. ET).

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February 10, 2009

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA—(Marketwire - Feb. 10, 2009) - Methanex Corporation (TSX:MX)(NASDAQ:MEOH)(SANTIAGO:Methanex) will be presenting at the upcoming Morgan Stanley Global Basic Materials Conference being held February 17-18, 2009 in New York City. Mr. Bruce Aitken, Methanex's President and Chief Executive Officer, will speak to investors on Tuesday, February 17, 2009 at approximately 9:40 a.m. ET (6:40 a.m. PT).

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January 28, 2009

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA—(Marketwire - Jan. 28, 2009) - For the fourth quarter of 2008, Methanex (TSX:MX)(NASDAQ:MEOH)(SANTIAGO:Methanex) reported Adjusted EBITDA(1) of negative $12.4 million after recording a $33 million pre-tax charge to write-down inventories to net realizable value and a net loss of $3.1 million ($0.03 per share on a diluted basis). Also included in earnings in the fourth quarter is the benefit of a reduction of $27 million to future tax liabilities related to a resolution of a tax position.

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