Industrial Expansion

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  • Created on: 28-04-16 19:44

Industrial expansion:

  • Transport= Railway lines- 42, 869km's.  Ruhr valley and connected to major parts of Hamburg. Movement of raw materials and manufactured goods.
  • Railway lines broke farmers isolation which exposed them to competition.
  • Raw Materials= Steel output increased by 2 million and Coal increased by 41 million in 71-90. 
  •  Gained Alsace-Lorraine in 1811!
  • Gained Rhineland in 1814 from Napolean!
  • Trade- Food Raw materials and some manufactured goods improved exports- chemicals, machines, tetiles sold.
  • Cartels- Cooperation between business of similar trades Associations grew to pressure.
  • Urban Population Growth…


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