About us

The Methanol Institute (MI) serves as the global trade association for one of the world's most vibrant and innovative industries. Founded in 1989 to lobby the U.S. Congress in support of methanol fuel markets, MI now serves its members in every corner of the globe from our offices in Singapore and Washington, D.C.

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  • METhANOL
    fast FACTS

  • 80 million tons
    annual methanol
    demand

  • 27 billion gallons/
    102 billion liters

  • 3200 Cargo Ship
    Tankers (assumes
    each ship holds)

  • 53,000 Barges
    (1,500 tons each)

  • 800,000 Rail Cars
    (100 tons each)

our global presence

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Washington D.C.

225 Reinekers Lane, Suite 205,
Alexandria, VA 22314 USA
+1 703.248.3636

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Brussles

225 Reinekers Lane, Suite 205,
Alexandria, VA 22314 USA
+1 703.248.3636

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Beijing

225 Reinekers Lane, Suite 205,
Alexandria, VA 22314 USA
+1 703.248.3636

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Singapore

225 Reinekers Lane, Suite 205,
Alexandria, VA 22314 USA
+1 703.248.3636

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