Tons to kilograms conversion factors can be different based on what kind of ton as a weight unit used (metric, short for US, long for UK). To find out how many kilograms in a ton, simply multiply by the conversion factor or use the converter below.
1 Short Ton [US] = 907.18474 Kilograms
1 Long Ton [UK] = 1 016.04691 Kilograms
1 Metric Ton = 1 000 Kilograms
Ton is a unit of mass in different measurement systems. The short (net) ton equals to 2000 pounds and used in north america, the long (also known as weight or gross) ton is used in the imperial system (UK and some of the other english speaking countries) and defined as 2240 pounds or 1016 kilograms and finally the metric ton (also known as tonne) equals to 1000 kilograms and used in the metric system. The abbreviation is "T".
Kilogram is a base unit of mass in the metric system and equals to the mass of one liter of water. 1 kilogram equals to 2.20462262 pounds. The abbreviation for kilogram is "kg".
To convert from kilograms to tons, please go to kilograms to tons
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