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Webinar (Archived)
21 May 2018, 3:30pm — 6 June 2018, 4:30pm

2018 Spring Marketing & Forecasting Webinar

In this webinar, the following topics are covered:

Outlook for the U.S. economy amidst major policy changes and review of prospects in global regions
Demand outlook for key gear end-use markets
Section 232/301 tariffs and implications for businesses and products
Potential economic risks and manufacturing sector impacts stemming from changes to NAFTA and tariffs
How do you buy steel competitively, in an environment of trade restrictions and volatile prices?  


IHS Markit speakers include:
John Anton, Associate Director – Pricing and Purchasing, IHS Markit

Recognized for his expertise in the ferrous metals industry, John is responsible for evaluating the outlook for steel. 

Ron Whitfield, Vice President, Applied Economics

Ron is a seasoned business economist and consultant whose experience spans the chemical and plastics, energy, and automotive industries.   

Scott Hazelton, Director – Construction & Industry Consulting

With a particular expertise in econometric model building, Scott has also worked extensively in the analytical areas of manufacturing industries and technology applications. 

Thomas Runiewicz, CPA, Principal/Senior Economist
Tom is responsible for projections about the US industrial economy, including special aspects about output, prices, costs, wages, capacity levels and profit margins.  

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