Where Would I Find Information On Gross Ton And Net Ton?

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One gross ton is equal to 1 016.04691 kilograms. Gross ton is also known as long ton. It is the British unit of weight equivalent to 2240 pounds. The gross ton is used ideally for the measurement of petroleum products like aviation fuel.

Net ton is known as short ton or simply "ton." 1 net ton is equal to 2000 pounds or 907.18474 kilograms. Both the long ton and short ton are made of twenty hundredweights, each of them having different values for the hundredweight (112 and 100 pounds respectively). A hundredweight is a term used commonly for measuring weight in the US. One hundredweight equals to 100 pounds

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