ton

(redirected from freight ton)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Financial, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

ton

a measure of weight or mass. Includes short (or USA) 1 ton=2000 lb and long (or UK) 1 ton=2240 lb. See also tonne.
References in periodicals archive ?
3% between 2006 and 2010, to reach a total of 8 billion freight ton kilometers (FTKs) in 2010.
The latest version of the Freight Analysis Framework, the most comprehensive publicly available dataset of freight movement, provides projections by the Bureau of Transportation Statistics and FHWA showing that freight tons moving on the Nation's transportation network will grow 40 percent in the next three decades.
5 percent demand growth compared to 2013 measured by freight tons.

Full browser ?