Flashcards in Eorope Moves In Deck (17)
This system required all trade ships and goods to go through the Portuguese
Who was the first Portuguese explorer to arrive in Calicut, India in 1542?
Vasco da Gama
This was an important trade city because it it connected to three main world regions
By 1515 who controlled all trade in the spice trade?
The Portuguese also had control of trade operation in....
Goa and the Island of Sri Lanka
Which port was closed go all non-Portuguese companies?
Diu in Gujarat on the Indian West Coast
What company replaced the Portuguese?
Dutch East India Company
What was the region in south-east India that the Dutch controlled in trade?
What acted as a form of currency in Southeast Asia?
Who chartered the East India Company as a joint stock company?
The charter banned all other British trade companies creating what?
In 1612 the British fought whom off the coast of Surat, India?
What was the name of the battle between British and Portuguese in 1612?
Battle of Swali
After the British beat the Portuguese in the Battle of Swali, what did the British claim?
dominance over all Indian trade
Who gained British permission to buy land and build factories on the Indian coast?
What was the main profit for the British with Indian trade?