Metric Tonnes to Tons conversion


How to convert metric tonnes to tons

1 metric tonnes (mt) is equal to 1.1023122 tons (t). Conversely, 1 tons (t) is equal to 0.907184 metric tonnes (mt).

See below section for step by step unit conversion with formulas and explanations. Please refer to the table below for a list of all the Tons to other unit conversions.

Step by step guide to convert metric tonnes to tons

Converting units

The unit of measurement Tonne or metric ton is differ from non metric unit of short ton (ST) or ton (US).

1t=1000kg=1.102ST1 t = 1000 kg = 1.102 ST


1ST=0.90744t=907.44kg1 ST = 0.90744 t = 907.44 kg

Difference between long Ton, short Ton, and Tonne (Ref)

  • A short Ton is the US customary version, is equal to 2,000 pounds or 907.1847kg
  • A long Ton is the mostly outdated Imperial Ton, is equal to 2,240 pounds or 1016.047 kg
  • A tonne, also known as a metric Ton, is equal to 1000kg, (or 2,204.6 pounds)

Unit mt or t is commonly used for Metric tonnes and unit ST or t is commonly used for tons. Wikipedia page for Tonne

What is metric ton?

A Tonne is a unit used for measuring mass. It's symbol is tt. Tonne is widely accepted measurement but it is not a part of SI unit system. 1 ton is equivalent to 1000 kilograms. Tonne usually referred to as a metric ton to avoid confusion with long ton (British imperial) or short ton.

Wikipedia page for Tonne

What is ton?

A ton, or short ton, is a unit for measuring mass. Ton widely used in United States and is not same as Metric Tonne. It's symbol is tntn. Ton is not a part of SI unit system. 1 ton is equivalent to 2000 pounds or 907.18 kg.

Wikipedia page for ton or Short ton

Complete Metric Tonnes conversion table

Enter # of Metric Tonnes
Convert 1 mt to other unitsResult
Metric Tonnes to Micrograms (mt to mcg)1000000000000
Metric Tonnes to Milligrams (mt to mg)1000000000
Metric Tonnes to Grams (mt to g)1000000
Metric Tonnes to Kilograms (mt to kg)1000
Metric Tonnes to Ounces (mt to oz)35273.99072294044
Metric Tonnes to Pounds (mt to lb)2204.6244201837776
Metric Tonnes to Stones (mt to st)157.47317287026982
Metric Tonnes to Tons (mt to t)1.1023122100918887