TON [GMT+9 SOUTH KOREA]

Posted: July 18th, 2011 | Author: | No Comments »

1 short ton = 907.18474 kilograms

First country to adopt the metric system: France, 1795.

Second two countries to adopt the metric system were Belgium and Luxemburg in 1820.

South Korea adopted the metric system in 1948.

South Africa Adopted the metric system in 1968.

The last country to adopt the metric system: Jamaica in 1998.

Information sourced from Metrication site.



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