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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, $100 million.
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accounting for 246,000 long tons, with other significant providers including Chile, Peru, Australia, Canada and the Belgian Congo (as "rough copper").
Grinding of 188,373 long tons of cane for the February to June 2000 sugar crop produced 18,051.
The new deal likewise sets up a minimum tonnage of pellets of 7 million long tons, which is higher than the present minimum level from the 2 former deals joined.
The new SRU and SCOT unit were commissioned on October 19, 2004, and have the capability of removing 200 long tons of sulfur per day.
At the first location, CB&I's work scope includes the design, fabrication and installation of a 57,000 BPSD hydrocracker/hydrotreater, incorporating a light ends recovery unit; a 260 long tons per day sulfur removal/tail gas treating unit; a 2,100 gallons per minute (GPM) amine treating unit; and a 500 GPM sour water stripping unit.
The Sulphur River facilities include 1,100 miles of natural gas gathering pipelines, six gas treating plants with an elemental sulphur capacity of more than 900 long tons per day, three gas processing plants with a capacity of 245 mmcfd, and two nitrogen rejection plants with a capacity of 75 mmcfd.
Comparing prices is a somewhat complex process based on `iron units' (not tonnes), often requiring lengthy conversions: - To determine the US$ price per tonne, the conversion is:- US cents per dry long ton unit x Iron Content Iron content for Hamersley fine and lump ore is 64% and for HI Yandi 58% - `Dry long ton unit' is the imperial form of measurement - and can be converted to metric units and adjusted for moisture content of the ore when normally reporting tonnages; - To convert quantities from dry long tonnes to dry metric tonnes, multiply dry long tons by 1.
America-class ships are 844 feet long, 106 feet wide and displace 44,971 long tons, and can accommodate a crew of 1,204 (102 officers) and 1,687 troops.