# Metric Tonne

A *metric **tonne* or *ton* is a unit of mass equal to 1,000 kg or approximately the mass of one cubic metre of water at four degrees Celsius.

1 metric ton = 1,000 kg (2,204.623 lb)

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A *metric **tonne* or *ton* is a unit of mass equal to 1,000 kg or approximately the mass of one cubic metre of water at four degrees Celsius.

1 metric ton = 1,000 kg (2,204.623 lb)

See also: