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Methanex Reports on Annual General Meeting of Shareholders

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA -- (Marketwired) -- 05/01/14 -- Methanex Corporation (TSX: MX)(NASDAQ: MEOH) announced, in accordance with Toronto Stock Exchange requirements, the voting results from its Annual General Meeting held April 30, 2014 in Vancouver, British Columbia.

A total of 79,422,097 common shares were voted at the meeting, representing 82.4% of all outstanding shares. Shareholders voted in favour of all items of business before the meeting, including the election of all director nominees as follows:


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Director                        Votes       % of        Votes    % of Votes
                                 For      Votes For   Withheld    Withheld
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Bruce Aitken                 76,611,750    99.73%      203,712      0.27%
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Howard Balloch               76,639,353    99.77%      176,109      0.23%
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Phillip Cook                 76,654,825    99.79%      160,637      0.21%
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John Floren                  76,644,752    99.78%      170,710      0.22%
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Thomas Hamilton              73,467,801    95.64%     3,347,661     4.36%
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Robert Kostelnik             76,647,078    99.78%      168,384      0.22%
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Douglas Mahaffy              76,576,856    99.69%      238,606      0.31%
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A. Terence Poole             75,766,664    98.63%     1,048,798     1.37%
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John Reid                    76,630,990    99.76%      184,472      0.24%
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Janice Rennie                66,298,020    86.31%    10,517,442    13.69%
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Monica Sloan                 76,635,734    99.77%      179,728      0.23%
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Methanex is a Vancouver-based, publicly traded company and is the world's largest supplier of methanol to major international markets. Methanex shares are listed for trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange in Canada under the trading symbol "MX" and on the NASDAQ Global Market in the United States under the trading symbol "MEOH". Methanex can be visited online at www.methanex.com.

Contacts:
Inquiries:
Sandra Daycock
Director, Investor Relations
Methanex Corporation
604-661-2600
www.methanex.com

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