# Metric Tons (Tonnes) to Ounces Conversion

Enter the weight in metric tons below to get the value converted to ounces.

**Results in Ounces:**

## How to Convert Metric Tons to Ounces

To convert a metric ton measurement to an ounce measurement, multiply the weight by the conversion ratio. One metric ton is equal to 35,273.96195 ounces, so use this simple formula to convert:

The weight in ounces is equal to the metric tons multiplied by 35,273.96195.

**For example,**here's how to convert 5 metric tons to ounces using the formula above.

Metric tons and ounces are both units used to measure weight. Keep reading to learn more about each unit of measure.

## Metric Tons (Tonnes)

One tonne is equal to 1,000 kilograms or 2,204.6 pounds, and is used throughout the world as a unit of mass/weight.^{[1]} One tonne is also equal to 1 megagram.
The metric ton should not be confused with short tons, used primarily in the US, or long tons, used primarily in the UK.

The metric ton is an SI accepted unit for weight for use with the metric system. A metric ton is sometimes also referred to as a tonne. Metric tons can be abbreviated as *t*, and are also sometimes abbreviated as *T*, *Te*, or *MT*. For example, 1 metric ton can be written as 1 t, 1 T, 1 Te, or 1 MT.

In the US the unit is referred to as the metric ton, while the rest of the world refers to it as the tonne.
Most often it's still pronounced as *tun*, but it is sometimes pronounced *tunny*.

## Ounces

One ounce is a unit of mass/weight equal to 1/16 of a pound.
The common ounce should not be confused with the troy ounce, which is equal to 1/12 of a troy pound.^{[2]}

The ounce is a US customary and imperial unit of weight. Ounces can be abbreviated as *oz*, for example 1 ounce can be written as 1 oz.

## Metric Ton to Ounce Conversion Table

Metric Tons | Ounces |
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0.0001 t | 3.5274 oz |

0.0002 t | 7.0548 oz |

0.0003 t | 10.58 oz |

0.0004 t | 14.11 oz |

0.0005 t | 17.64 oz |

0.0006 t | 21.16 oz |

0.0007 t | 24.69 oz |

0.0008 t | 28.22 oz |

0.0009 t | 31.75 oz |

0.001 t | 35.27 oz |

0.002 t | 70.55 oz |

0.003 t | 105.82 oz |

0.004 t | 141.1 oz |

0.005 t | 176.37 oz |

0.006 t | 211.64 oz |

0.007 t | 246.92 oz |

0.008 t | 282.19 oz |

0.009 t | 317.47 oz |

0.01 t | 352.74 oz |

0.02 t | 705.48 oz |

0.03 t | 1,058 oz |

0.04 t | 1,411 oz |

0.05 t | 1,764 oz |

0.06 t | 2,116 oz |

0.07 t | 2,469 oz |

0.08 t | 2,822 oz |

0.09 t | 3,175 oz |

0.1 t | 3,527 oz |

0.2 t | 7,055 oz |

0.3 t | 10,582 oz |

0.4 t | 14,110 oz |

0.5 t | 17,637 oz |

0.6 t | 21,164 oz |

0.7 t | 24,692 oz |

0.8 t | 28,219 oz |

0.9 t | 31,747 oz |

1 t | 35,274 oz |

## References

- US Food & Drug Administration, Investigations Operations Manual 2015, https://www.fda.gov/media/75942/download
- James Bucki, Troy Ounce vs. Ounce,
*The Spruce*, https://www.thesprucecrafts.com/troy-ounce-vs-ounce-4588158