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Media Releases

April 29, 2008

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA—(Marketwire - April 29, 2008) - Methanex Corporation (TSX:MX)(NASDAQ:MEOH)(SANTIAGO:Methanex) will webcast its upcoming Annual General Meeting, including remarks by President and CEO, Bruce Aitken. The meeting will be held at the Vancouver Convention & Exhibition Centre in Vancouver, British Columbia, on Tuesday, May 6, 2008, at 10:30 a.m. PT.

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April 23, 2008

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA—(Marketwire - April 23, 2008) - Methanex Corporation (TSX:MX)(NASDAQ:MEOH)(SANTIAGO:Methanex) - For the first quarter of 2008, Methanex reported Adjusted EBITDA(1) of $127 million, net income of $65 million and earnings per share of $0.67 (on a diluted basis).

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March 12, 2008

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA—(Marketwire - March 12, 2008) - Methanex Corporation (TSX:MX)(NASDAQ:MEOH)(SANTIAGO:Methanex) -

The Argentine Government has increased the natural gas export duty from 45% to 100% of the highest contracted import price of natural gas into Argentina. Currently, it is expected that this would represent an export duty of approximately US$7/mmbtu. Our gas contracts provide that the gas suppliers must pay any duties levied by the government of Argentina. Methanex has not received official notification that gas supply would be restored to its plants.

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February 29, 2008

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA—(Marketwire - Feb. 29, 2008) - Methanex Corporation (TSX:MX)(NASDAQ:MEOH)(SANTIAGO:Methanex) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly dividend of US$0.14 per share that will be payable on March 31, 2008 to holders of common shares of record on March 17, 2008.

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October 12, 2006

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA—(CCNMatthews - Oct. 12, 2006) - Methanex Corporation (TSX:MX)(NASDAQ:MEOH) -

On October 11, 2006, the government of Argentina passed a resolution that extends the existing export duty on oil, natural gas and derivatives to the province of Tierra del Fuego effective October 20, 2006. Exports from this province had previously been exempt from this duty.

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