Methanex Corporation (MX) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

 Published On: Aug, 2016 |    No of Pages: 65 |  Published By: GlobalData | Format: PDF
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Methanex Corporation (MX) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review provides you an in-depth strategic SWOT analysis of the company's businesses and operations. The profile has been compiled by GlobalData to bring to you a clear and an unbiased view of the company's key strengths and weaknesses and the potential opportunities and threats. The profile helps you formulate strategies that augment your business by enabling you to understand your partners, customers and competitors better.

The profile contains critical company information including:

- Business description- A detailed description of the company's operations and business divisions.
- Corporate strategy- Analyst's summarization of the company's business strategy.
- SWOT Analysis- A detailed analysis of the company's strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats.
- Company history- Progression of key events associated with the company.
- Major products and services- A list of major products, services and brands of the company.
- Key competitors- A list of key competitors to the company.
- Key employees- A list of the key executives of the company.
- Executive biographies- A brief summary of the executives employment history.
- Key operational heads- A list of personnel heading key departments/functions.
- Important locations and subsidiaries- A list and contact details of key locations and subsidiaries of the company.
- Detailed financial ratios for the past five years- The latest financial ratios derived from the annual financial statements published by the company with 5 years history.
- Interim ratios for the last five interim periods- The latest financial ratios derived from the quarterly/semi-annual financial statements published by the company for 5 interims history.

Highlights

Methanex Corporation (Methanex) is a chemical company that carries out production, marketing and supply of methanol, a clean-burning, cost-effective alternative fuel. It is one of the world's largest producers of methanol. The company operates through an extensive global supply chain and distribution network of terminals and storage facilities. It also has marketing rights for production from jointly-owned plants in Trinidad and Egypt. It caters to diverse industries including resins, plastics, and paints, building materials, foams, polyester and pharmaceutical. The company has operations in major markets across North America, Asia Pacific, Europe and South America. Methanex is headquartered in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

Methanex Corporation Key Recent Developments

Jul 28, 2016: Methanex signs agreements with Chile gas suppliers
Jul 27, 2016: Methanex Reports Second Quarter Results
Jun 15, 2016: Methanex Enters Into A Settlement Agreement With Argentina Gas Supplier
Apr 27, 2016: Methanex Reports First Quarter Results
Feb 09, 2016: Methanex Appoints Benita Warmbold To Its Board Of Directors

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Table of Contents
Table of Contents 2
List of Tables 4
List of Figures 5
Section 1 - About the Company 6
Methanex Corporation - Key Facts 6
Methanex Corporation - Key Employees 7
Methanex Corporation - Key Employee Biographies 8
Methanex Corporation - Major Products and Services 9
Methanex Corporation - History 10
Methanex Corporation - Company Statement 12
Methanex Corporation - Locations And Subsidiaries 14
Head Office 14
Other Locations & Subsidiaries 14
Joint Venture 16
Section 2- Company Analysis 17
Methanex Corporation - Business Description 17
Methanex Corporation - Corporate Strategy 18
Methanex Corporation - SWOT Analysis 19
SWOT Analysis - Overview 19
Methanex Corporation - Strengths 19
Strength - Established Market Presence 19
Strength - Integrated Operations 19
Methanex Corporation - Weaknesses 20
Weakness - Declined Revenue 20
Weakness - Operational Issues 20
Methanex Corporation - Opportunities 21
Opportunity - Growing Demand for Methanol 21
Opportunity - Strategic Initiatives 21
Opportunity - Growth in Asia-Pacific Logistics Market 21
Methanex Corporation - Threats 22
Threat - Competitive Market 22
Threat - Stringent Regulations 22
Threat - Raw Material Issues 22
Methanex Corporation - Key Competitors 23
Section 3- Company Financial Ratios 24
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 24
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 25
Performance Chart 27
Financial Performance 27
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 28
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 29
Section 4- Company's, Power Financial Deals and Alliances 30
Methanex Corporation, Petrochemicals, Deals By Year, 2010 to YTD 2016 30
Methanex Corporation, Petrochemicals, Deals By Type, 2010 to YTD 2016 31
Methanex Corporation, Recent Deals Summary 32
Section 5- Company's Recent Developments 33
Jul 28, 2016: Methanex signs agreements with Chile gas suppliers 33
Jul 27, 2016: Methanex Reports Second Quarter Results 34
Jun 15, 2016: Methanex Enters Into A Settlement Agreement With Argentina Gas Supplier 36
Apr 27, 2016: Methanex Reports First Quarter Results 37
Feb 09, 2016: Methanex Appoints Benita Warmbold To Its Board Of Directors 43
Jan 27, 2016: Methanex Reports Fourth Quarter Results 44
Dec 29, 2015: Methanex Starts Up One Million Tonne Geismar 2 Methanol Plant In Louisiana 51
Oct 28, 2015: Methanex Reports Third Quarter Results 52
Jul 29, 2015: Methanex Reports Higher Earnings In Q2 2015 59
May 20, 2015: BT To Supply Unified Communications For Methanex 60
Section 6- Appendix 61
Methodology 61
Ratio Definitions 61
About GlobalData 65
Contact Us 65
Disclaimer 65

List of Tables
Methanex Corporation, Key Facts 6
Methanex Corporation, Key Employees 7
Methanex Corporation, Key Employee Biographies 8
Methanex Corporation, Major Products and Services 9
Methanex Corporation, History 10
Methanex Corporation, Other Locations 14
Methanex Corporation, Subsidiaries 15
Methanex Corporation, Joint Venture 16
Methanex Corporation, Key Competitors 23
Methanex Corporation, Ratios based on current share price 24
Methanex Corporation, Annual Ratios 25
Methanex Corporation, Interim Ratios 28
Methanex Corporation, Petrochemicals, Deals By Year, 2010 to YTD 2016 30
Methanex Corporation, Petrochemicals, Deals By Type, 2010 to YTD 2016 31
Methanex Corporation, Recent Deals Summary 32
Currency Codes 61
Capital Market Ratios 61
Equity Ratios 62
Profitability Ratios 62
Cost Ratios 63
Liquidity Ratios 63
Leverage Ratios 64
Efficiency Ratios 64

List of Figures
Methanex Corporation, Performance Chart (2011 - 2015) 27
Methanex Corporation, Ratio Charts 29
Methanex Corporation, Petrochemicals, Deals By Year, 2010 to YTD 2016 30
Methanex Corporation, Petrochemicals, Deals by Type, 2010 to YTD 2016 31


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