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Petroleum has a specific gravity of 0.88 which means 1 liter weighs 0.88 kilograms.

From the volume page we know that:

1 barrel [US, petroleum] = 158.9872972 liter

So 1 barrel weighs:

158.9872972 * 0.88 = 139.908821536 kilograms

1 metric ton is 1000 kilograms:

139.908821536 / 1000 = 7.1475121

So there are a little over 7 barrels of petroleum in a metric ton.

This is assuming that 0.88 is the correct specific gravity. Since as you said, the grade of the oil may make a difference. If you know the exact specific gravity of the oil in question, you will get more accurate results.

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Unanswerable question. A barrel is a unit of volume, a tonne (to spell it correctly, to distinguish it from the Imperial-system based US and UK Ton) is a unit of mass. So there are no barrels in a tonne.

A metric ton of average crude oil at standard temperature and pressure has a volume of about 7.33 barrels. A cubic meter of oil is about 6.29 barrels. Barrels of oil hold 42 US gallons, so a metric ton of crude oil has a volume of about 308 US gallons or about 256 Imperial gallons

It depends on the density of the substance in the barrel.

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A metric ton is 1000kg, so that is the weight of oil in a metric ton, = 2204.7 lb. The density of crude oil varies but taking it as 0.75 kg/liter, 1000 kg = 1333 liters. There are 160 liters in a barrel, so 1333 liters = 8.33 barrels.

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One ton of crude oil equals 7.3 barrels.

7.2 barrels are equal to 1 metric ton. So the answer is 360,000 barrels.

Assuming 1 metric ton of crude oil ~ 7.33 barrels them 20 metric tons of crude oil ~ 20 x 7.33 barrels =146.60 barrels of crude oil

7.6 barrels of jet fuel is in one ton

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That depends what the barrels are of and how much the individual barrels weigh.

1 ton of oil is called 1 ton of oil. Oil is usually measured in barrels which equal 42 gallons. So making some assumptions a ton of oil would be about 6 barrels or so.

I am going on the assumption you mean "metric" ton. A standard ton is 2000 pounds. A metric Ton is 2205 pounds. 6-8 oil barrels equal a ton. assuming its 8 in this case, that is 250 lbs per barrel. That equals ALMOST 9 barrels of oil (8.82). If we assume is it 6 barrels per ton, than 2000 divided into 6 is 333.33. A metric ton (2205) divided into 333 equals 6.62. A bit over 6and a half barrels of crude oil in your metric ton.

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Well a barrel of oil weights about 500lbs full and that is 55 gallons of oil. (205L) so a Short ton (2000lbs) would be about 4 barrels so about 820L of oil

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