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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.
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Total usage of kerosene stood at 174,555 tons in FY15.
In particular, 4 million 789 thousand tons were delivered to AOR (growth by 456 thousand tons), 4 million 790 thousand tons to PKOP (growth by 80 thousand tons), 4 million 861 thousand tons to POCR (reduction by 186 thousand tons), and 622 thousand tons to the Bitumen Plant (growth by 597 thousand tons).
On the other hand, the volume of exported clinker in October rose by 9 percent to reach 36,000 tons compared to 33,000 tons in October.
Options: Accumulator-assisted injection for 308 to 495 tons.
Sierra has recently introduced the T700 SL self-loading and unloading shear/baler/logger, which offers 700 tons of shearing force.
The crush of white wine grapes also increased, rising from 1,209,029 tons in 1992 to 1,326,510 tons in 1993, a 9.
Dentistry, which uses about 30 tons of mercury annually - principally for fillings - probably accounts for about 0.
The return activates after one million tons of ore have been mined.
China 41,260,000 million tons Gray iron: 2,009,500 million tons Ductile iron: 10,375,000 million tons Steel: 5,395,000 million tons Nonferrous: 5,395,000 million tons 2.
This machine will have an annual capacity of 250,000-300,000 metric tons and is expected to start up in late 2007.
Total synthetic rubber consumption is expected to increase by approximately 69,000 metric tons by the end of 1998, a 3% increase over the 2.