There are 4 default weight units that you can choose from:
- Pounds (lb) – Imperial system
- Ounces (oz) – Imperial system
- Kilograms (kg) – Metric system
- Grams (g) – Metric system.
Choose the weight unit that is most appropriate for your business. This is just the default value, and can be edited on a product-by-product basis later on.
Before choosing your default weight unit, your should choose your Unit system from the same screen.
To change your default weight unit:
- From your Shopify admin, click Settings (or press
- In the Standards and formats section, use the Default weight unit drop-down menu to select the weight unit of your choice.
- Click Save