The men's shot put at the 2012 IAAF World Indoor Championships took place March 9 at the Ataköy Athletics Arena.
2012 IAAF World Indoor Championships – Men's shot put Wikipedia
Qualification standard: 20.70 m (Q) or at least best 8 qualified (q). 23 athletes from 20 countries participated. The qualification round started at 09:54 and ended at 11:04.
8 athletes from 6 countries participated. The final started at 19:54 and ended at 20:04.