Methanex Corporation (MEOH)
Q1 2010 Earnings Call Transcript
April 29, 2010 11:00 am ET
Jason Chesko – Director, IR
Bruce Aitken – President and CEO
John Floren – SVP, Global Marketing and Logistics
Michael MacDonald – SVP, Corporate Development
Ian Cameron – SVP, Finance and CFO
Jacob Bout – CIBC
Bert Powell – BMO Capital Markets
Peter Butler – Glen Hill Investment
Steve Hansen – Raymond James
Sam Kanes – Scotia Capital
Charles Neivert – Dahlman Rose
Fai Lee – RBC
Paul D'Amico – TD Newcrest
Chris McDougall [ph] – Tridio Capital [ph]
Bernard Horn – Polaris Capital
Ladies and gentlemen, thank you for standing by. Welcome to the Methanex Corporation first quarter 2010 earnings conference call. As a reminder, this conference is being recorded on Thursday, April 29th, 2010. I would now like to turn the conference call over to Mr. Jason Chesko, Director of Investor Relations. Please go ahead, Mr. Chesko.
Hi. Good morning. Ladies and gentlemen, I would like to remind our listeners that our comments and answers to your questions may contain forward-looking information. This information by its nature is subject to risks and uncertainties that may cause stated outcome to differ materially from the actual outcome. Certain material factors or assumptions were applied in drawing the conclusions or making the forecast or projections, which are included in the forward-looking information. Please refer to our latest ND&A and to our 2009 annual report for more information.
I'd now like to turn the call over to Methanex' President and CEO, Mr. Bruce Aitken, for his comments.
Great. Thank you, Jason, and good morning, everyone. And welcome to the Methanex first quarter investor conference call. I have a number of colleagues with me in the room, and they will be available to help answer questions a little later.