If crude oil import are reported in TMT what does that stand for? 1 barrel of oil equals how many TMT?

If crude oil import are reported in TMT what does that stand for? 1 barrel of oil equals how many TMT?
Assuming 1 metric ton equals 7.3 barrels of oil. How many barrels of oil is 13428 TMT?
Yes TMT stands for thousand metric tons

One Response to “If crude oil import are reported in TMT what does that stand for? 1 barrel of oil equals how many TMT?”

  1. pzifisssh Says:

    TMT prob’ly stands for Thousand Metric Tons (10^6 Kg).

    A "barrel" is a volume measure. The conversion factor is gonna depend on the "grade" of the crude oil (e.g., "heavy", "medium", or "light"), and also, to some degree, on the temperature.

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Barrel_%28volume%29#Oil_barrel
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/API_gravity