John Anton

Associate Director – Pricing and Purchasing, IHS Markit


Washington, D.C., US


Mr. John Anton is an associate director and the lead steel expert in the Pricing and Purchasing Service at IHS Markit. Recognized for his expertise in the ferrous metals industry, he is responsible for evaluating the outlook for steel. Mr. Anton also specializes in forecasting commodities and works closely with the Energy and Economics teams at IHS Markit to identify the specific impacts of changing oil price and alternative oil price scenarios. Prior to joining IHS, now IHS Markit, in 1995, he was in the private practice of law as well as an economist and statistician for the United States Department of Labor in the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). Mr. John Anton received a Bachelor of Science in Economics from Florida State University, US, and a Juris Doctor from the Marshall-Wythe School of Law at the College of William and Mary, US.