Global Annual Production

Worldwide, combined annual methanol production is about 100 million metric tons (almost 33 billion gallons or 90 billion liters), and each day more than 100,000 tons of methanol is used as a chemical feedstock or as a transportation fuel (60 million gallons or 225 million liters). Methanol is a truly global commodity, and each day more than 85,000 metric tonnes of methanol is shipped from one continent to another.