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Convert Pounds to Metric Tons

Convert from pounds to metric tons with this simple formula:
metric tons = pounds × 0.000454
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1 Pound = 0.000454 Metric Tons

Learn How to Convert Pounds to Metric Tons Using our Conversion Formula

Converting a pound weight measurement to a metric ton measurement involves multiplying your weight by the conversion ratio to find the result. A pound is equal to 0.000454 metric tons, so to convert simply multiply by 0.000454.

For example, 5lb = (5 × 0.000454) = 0.002268MT.

Pounds and metric tons are both units used to measure weight. Learn more about weight and find more weight measurement conversion calculators. A pound is an imperial measurement and can be abbreviated as lb, for example 1lb. A metric ton is a metric measurement and can be abbreviated as MT, for example 1MT. Learn more about the metric system, including the common unit prefixes and how to convert between metric units.

pounds and metric tons are units used to measure weight
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Pound Measurements and Equivalent Metric Ton Conversions

Common pound values converted to the equivalent metric ton value
Pounds Metric Tons Pounds Metric Tons Pounds Metric Tons
1 0.000454 21 0.009525 41 0.018597
2 0.000907 22 0.009979 42 0.019051
3 0.001361 23 0.010433 43 0.019504
4 0.001814 24 0.010886 44 0.019958
5 0.002268 25 0.01134 45 0.020412
6 0.002722 26 0.011793 46 0.020865
7 0.003175 27 0.012247 47 0.021319
8 0.003629 28 0.012701 48 0.021772
9 0.004082 29 0.013154 49 0.022226
10 0.004536 30 0.013608 50 0.02268
11 0.00499 31 0.014061 51 0.023133
12 0.005443 32 0.014515 52 0.023587
13 0.005897 33 0.014969 53 0.02404
14 0.00635 34 0.015422 54 0.024494
15 0.006804 35 0.015876 55 0.024948
16 0.007257 36 0.016329 56 0.025401
17 0.007711 37 0.016783 57 0.025855
18 0.008165 38 0.017237 58 0.026308
19 0.008618 39 0.01769 59 0.026762
20 0.009072 40 0.018144 60 0.027216