Ton

(redirected from Kilotonne)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to Kilotonne: Megatonne

Ton

$100 million in bond trader's terms.

TON

1. GOST 7.67 Latin three-letter geocode for Tonga. The code is used for transactions to and from Tongan bank accounts and for international shipping to Tonga. As with all GOST 7.67 codes, it is used primarily in Cyrillic alphabets.

2. Informal; in bond trading, $100 million.
References in periodicals archive ?
Coal output went down by 15% to 8,000 kilotonnes and coke production plunged 40% to 591 kilotonnes.
For the participating countries, this would equate to a potential CO2 savings of about 18 kilotonnes and savings in fuel costs of more than one million euros each year.
Cardiff emitted 2,355 kilotonnes of CO2 emissions in 2006, 1,125 kilotonnes of which came from industrial and commercial sources.
Total prey fish mass (wet weight) declined from 91 kilotonnes in 2005 to 31 kilotonnes in 2007, which is down from 450 kilotonnes in 1989 (Bunnell et al.
5 petrajoules (PJ) (139 000 megawatts) of energy, or producing more than 125 kilotonnes (kt) of C[O.
Kruger will invest $200 million at its Trois-Rivieres, QC, mill to provide 342 kilotonnes per year of de-inking capacity.
Team leader Eiko Nemitz said: "We estimated that in autumn we have emissions of CO2 of about 37 kilotonnes per square kilometre per year in the city centre.
5% below 1990 levels) would result in emission reductions of 376 kilotonnes of S[O.
In 1996 in the United States, about 1440 kilotonnes (3.
Australia is expected to export 16,800 kilotonnes of wheat in 1999-2000, up from 16,100kt last year.
For over a decade it was considered likely by most experts that Israel was in possession of fewer than 30 nuclear devices of a yield around 20 kilotonnes, that is until the startling revelations in 1986 of Mordechai Vanunu, a former nuclear technician at the Israeli Dimona facility.
In addition, the project will enable the conversion of 4,000 kilotonnes per year of naphtha into higher value aromatic products.