tonne

(redirected from Metric tonnes)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.

tonne

measure of weight or mass; 1 tonne=1000 kg. See also ton.
References in periodicals archive ?
Exports to India totalled 95,000 metric tonnes including 67,000 metric tonnes of ammonia and 28,000 tonnes of urea.
Exports to the Far East markets totalled 287,000 metric tonnes including 97,000 metric tonnes of urea and 190,000 metric tonnes of methanol.
The Tacoma smelter is currently operating approximately 53,000 tonnes of its rated annual capacity of 73,000 metric tonnes.
Separately, Kaiser continues its preparations for an eventual restart of three potlines (representing approximately 73,000 metric tonnes of annual capacity) at its two smelters in Washington.
For Air Liquide Canada, this 160 metric tonne plant will increase the site's total production capacity of oxygen to 240 metric tonnes per day.
For its part, Air Liquide Canada operates in Canada six air separation plants, 16 customer on-site plants, including its 80 metric tonne per day oxygen production plant at Ultramar's Quebec refinery, in operation since 1995, as well as liquid gas filling plants, acetylene and specialty gas plants, and carbon dioxide and welding product plants.
These additional temporary shutdowns represent a loss of production of some 24,000 metric tonnes over the newsprint reductions of 128,000 metric tonnes already announced since January 1, and excluding the 22,000 metric tonnes lost at the Port-Alfred (La Baie, Quebec) mill due to the July flooding.
1 of this year, the total reduction of newsprint produced at the company's facilities attains 128,000 metric tonnes, excluding the 22,000 metric tonnes loss suffered at the Port-Alfred mill due to the July flooding.
The company has also taken 100,000 metric tonnes of downtime at its newsprint mills since Jan.
The ex-refinery FO price of Bosicor has also seen reduction of Rs 5,784 to Rs 45,157 per metric tonne.