# Convert Pounds to 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
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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.

## More Weight Conversions

- Convert to Tons Weight
- 1lb is equal to 0.0005 tons
- Convert to Ounces Weight
- 1lb is equal to 16 ounces
- Convert to Kilograms Weight
- 1lb is equal to 0.453592 kilograms
- Convert to Grams Weight
- 1lb is equal to 453.59237 grams
- Convert to Milligrams Weight
- 1lb is equal to 453,592 milligrams
- Convert to Carats Weight
- 1lb is equal to 2,268 carats

## Pound Measurements and Equivalent Metric Ton Conversions

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 |