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IFC-Import: Handling of (length) units

I need some details or background about the handling of defined units when importing IFC to Bricscad.

I tried:
- use an empty BricsCAD template with settings to mm (and later cm and m) and import an IFC

A car in the model was 4000 Units long (and later 400 and 4 units).

Supposed behaviour:
The units (or the length values or the coordinates?) from the IFC are subordinated to the units of the current DWG.

Is the behaviour really as supposed? Or are there some other dependencies or conversions which are to be considered?

Background of the question:
I need a fool-prove way to get always the imported data in meters.

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