Trade helps countries gain exotic items for a resonable price. England would also trade frequently with undeveloped countries rich with resources.
John Hawkins made huge profit off of trading slaves for resources. This helped lay the doundation for the triangular trade. The NW passage was a different trade route in that they could trade with different countries and not ne hindered by the Spanish. It was being looked for, but was only discovered in 1845
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