Methanex aids Magallanes gas exploration in Chile

09/10/2012
Methanex Corp., Vancouver, BC, said it has a primary goal to progressively increase methanol production in Chile with natural gas from suppliers in southern Chile as its Argentina gas supply declines. Methanex is investing with Chile's state Empresa Nacional del Petroleo (ENAP), GeoPark Chile Ltd., and others to help accelerate gas exploration and development in the Magallanes basin. Despite the investments, Methanex said, "the timelines for significant increases in gas production are much longer than we had originally anticipated and existing gas fields are experiencing declines. As a result, the short-term outlook for gas supply in Chile continues to be challenging." The compa...
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