Triangular Trade

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  • Triangular Trade
    • Main English ports involved in slave trade
      • London
      • Liverpool
        • traded mostly with North Africa
        • 80% of Slave Trade
        • Ship building
      • Bristol
        • Centre of Sugar and Slave Trade
        • Built from money from Atlantic trade
    • ships took cotton cloth guns + manufactured goods to west Africa where they were exchanged for slaves
      • in the west Indies slaves were sold to plantations
        • rum sugar and molasses taken back to England

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redinthegrey

I thought Liverpool's trade was mostly with West Africa?

redinthegrey

I thought Liverpool's trade was mostly with West Africa?

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