›› Measurement unit: metric ton

Full name: metric ton

Plural form: metric tons

Alternate spelling: tonne

Category type: weight

Scale factor: 1000


›› Similar units

metric ton
ton [metric]


›› SI unit: kilogram

The SI base unit for mass is the kilogram. The SI derived unit for weight or force is the newton.
1 kilogram is equal to 0.001 metric ton.


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›› Definition: Metric ton

A tonne (also called metric ton) is a non-SI unit of mass, accepted for use with SI, defined as: 1 tonne = 1000 kg (= 106 g).


›› Sample conversions: metric ton

metric ton to chin [China]
metric ton to catti [China]
metric ton to truss
metric ton to libra [ancient Rome]
metric ton to zeptogram
metric ton to dekatonne
metric ton to decitonne
metric ton to ton [metric]
metric ton to kiloton [short, US]
metric ton to catti [Japan]