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"To you the Earth yields her Fruit,
and you shall not want if you but know how to fill your hands.
It is in exchanging the gifts of the Earth
that you shall find abundance and be satisfied.
Yet unless the exchange be in Compassion and kindly Justice,
it will but lead some to Greed and others to hunger."
Khalil Gibran, The Prophet


Before the invention of the steam engine global commerce consisted mainly in the exchange of commodities between the Temperate zone and the Tropics.

The commodities desired were mostly articles of luxurious consumption - sugar, tea, coffee, indigo, opium, cotton, silk and the spices.

When Eliza Lucas Pinckney and enslaved Africans successfully cultivated new strains near Charleston it became the second most important cash crop in the colony (after rice) before the American Revolution.

It comprised more than one-third of all exports in value.

Individual countries produced sufficient food for local consumption.

As all manufactured products were wrought by hand each country could supply its own needs.

Trade over land was restricted by the logistics of distances but those distances shrank when shipping goods over water.

Commerce enriched the countries surrounding the Mediterranean which carried on trade and made the merchants wealthy.

The Phoenicians, the pre-eminent merchants, possessed a monopoly on trade for two thousand years.

Egypt's share of the trade traffic from central Africa built its great wealth.

In the age of Solomon, the Jews possessed the Eastern end of the trade traffic for a generation and considered it the chief glory of Solomon's reign.





The power of the Assyrian Empire was largely based upon the possession of the Eastern end of this commerce.

The conquests of the Assyrian Empire along the Mediterranean broke up the old line of the trade by way of the Red Sea.

620 BC To obtain possession of this commerce was the aim of the conquests of Nebuchadnezzar of the Chaldean Dynasty who freed the Babylonians from Assyrian rule, conquered Judah and Jeruselam, and built the Hanging Gardens of Babylon.

Nebuchadnezzar carried the trade commerce through Babylon, and up the Euphrates, across Syria and Asia Minor, and gave the Western end of the traffic to the Lydians and the Ionian Greeks.

The possession of the Western end of the trade commerce awakened the slumbering Greek culture which then flowered.

The hostility of the Greeks to Persia, which caused the burning of Sardis, and led to the Persian wars, no doubt originated in the fact that Persia gave the trade commerce back to the Phoenicians, who restored it to its old route by way of the Red Sea.

After the Christian Era, the Venetians took possession of the trade commerce and it made them the great merchant princes of the Middle Ages.

The discovery of the passage around Cape Good Hope gave the world trade commerce into the hands of the Portuguese who closely guarded their topographic knowledge for a century.

Then the Dutch, the French and the English organized trading companies which competed with each other for the possession of the East India trade.



British Empire

global sea trade

1600 Royal Charter granted to "George, Earl of Cumberland, and 215 Knights, Aldermen, and Burgesses" to form an incorporation to trade with the East Indies.

The charter awarded the newly formed incorporation a monopoly on trade with all countries east of the Cape of Good Hope and west of the Straits of Magellan for a period of fifteen years.

Anybody who traded in breach of the charter without a license from the incorporation was liable to forfeiture of their ships and cargo (half of which went to the Crown and the other half to the incorporation), as well as imprisonment at the "royal pleasure". (Pirates!)

The incorporation opened a factory in Bantam on the first voyage and imports of pepper from Java were an important part of the incorporation's trade for twenty years.

The factory at Bantam survived until the Anglo-Dutch Treaty of 1824 when all the British colonies in the East Indies were handed over to the Dutch in return for recognition of British primacy over the Malay Peninsula.

The incorporation benefited from the imperial patronage expanding its commercial trading operations eclipsing the Portuguese Estado da Índia, which had established bases in Goa, Chittagong, and Bombay, which Portugal later ceded to England as part of the dowry of Catherine de Braganza.

1602 Dutch trading companies amalgamate into the United East Indies Company.

1612 United East Indies Company introduces the first permanent joint stock.

Investment into shares did not need to be retired by the Company but could be traded on a stock exchange.

Wealthy merchants and aristocrats own the shares.

English traders frequently engage in hostilities with their Dutch and Portuguese competition in the Indian Ocean.

The British East India corporation achieves a major victory over the Portuguese in the Battle of Swally held at Suvali of Surat.

The Britsh East India launches multiple joint attacks with the Dutch United East India on Portuguese and Spanish ships off the coast of China, which secures their ports in China.

The Britsh East India corporation establishes trading posts in Surat (1619), Madras (1639), Bombay (1668), and Calcutta (1690).

1694 Under pressure from ambitious tradesmen and former associates of the incorporation charter is revoked. Any English firm can now trade with India, unless specifically prohibited by act of parliament.

1697 The admission of Solomon Dormido to membership in the English Royal Exchange led to a suspension of the law excluding Jews.

They soon entered in such numbers that a special space, known as the Jews' Walk, is allotted to them.

As the law had been abrogated for the Jews, a similar suspension as regards the taking of the oath had to be generally adopted; and in consequence the Exchange was soon overrun with doubtful characters.

"The Lord Mayor and the Aldermen have been busy this week in receiving petitions from a great number of persons, who put in to be Exchange brokers: they are to be 100 in number, 80 of whom are to be Englishmen and the rest foreigners and Jews, each of whom is to carry a medal in his pocket with his name on it, the King's effigy on one side and the city arms on the other, and they are to show it on the making of any bargains."

Abuses grew so rapidly that public clamor resulted in a reorganization of the Exchange and its laws.

1698 A new "parallel" East India incorporation (officially titled the English incorporation Trading to the East Indies) is floated under a state-backed indemnity of £2 million.

The powerful stockholders of the old incorporation quickly subscribed a sum of £315,000 in the new concern, and dominated the new body. The two companies wrestled with each other for some time, both in England and in India, for a dominant share of the trade.

1708 The companies merge by a tripartite indenture involving both companies and the state. Under this arrangement, the merged incorporation lent to the Treasury a sum of £3,200,000, in return for exclusive privileges for the next three years, after which the situation was to be reviewed.

Twelve 'Jew brokers' licensed to operate in the City of London on the Jew's Walk tendered the British Treasury £3,200,000 in return for an exclusive grant of trading privileges with all countries of the Indian and Pacific Oceans, between Cape Horn and Cape Good Hope for the newly chartered amalgamated joint stock incorporation - the United incorporation of Merchants of England Trading to the East Indies.

{"Benjamin Levy, who may be reckoned the father of the congregation, left behind him three children: Menahem, Abigail, and Elias. The first-named, the son of his former marriage, was eighteen years of age at the time of his father's death, and inherited a comfortable fortune. As he was still a minor he could not take over his father's place and medal as one of the twelve licensed Jew Brokers, which passed to one Aaron Alvares. When Menahem came of age in 1707, he tried in vain to persuade his father's kinsman and associate Moses Hart (who had been admitted to 'Change in 1704, in succession to David de Faro) to retire in his favour, and went so far as to assert that he had paid him £1,000 on this understanding. The case gave rise to prolonged litigation and an enquiry by the Court of Aldermen, with the result that Moses was exonerated. In the following year Menahem Levy died, unmarried (October 14th, 1708). " - History of the Great Synagogue Chapter XII THE NEW GREAT SYNAGOGUE, 1790}

1715 United Company of Merchants of England Trading to the East Indies opens a trading station in Canton importing opium and tobacco into China.

The British want silk.

The Chinese will only take silver bullion in trade for silk.

British silver reserves become depleted.

By only excepting silver in exchange for opium British silver reserves are restored.

1764 The East India Company exercises imperial sway in Bengal over a territory containing a population of forty million yielding larger revenue streams than those of the Austrian empire - at that time the greatest European power.

The Trading incorporation, the wealthiest corporation in the world, rules a territorial empire.

The success of the East India Company in India rested on trickery, wrong, extortion, theft, robbery and murder.

divide and conquer

With the Mughal empire in the last stages of decay the East India Company constantly shifted its ground as expediency required, sometimes treating the Princes of India as independent states, and sometimes, as dependencies.

The East India Company provides mercenaries to a native prince, to enable him to conquer another - selling favors on every side.

When the opportunity came, the East India Company devoured the treasures and the territory of friends and foes alike raping India in the process.

This set the stage for the corporations of the future giving them the ability to follow in the footsteps of the greatest criminal empire the world had ever known.

History presents no career of conquest, in which fraud, deceit and rapine were so well used as in the conquest of India by the East India Company.

The East India Company continued its occupation of India until the Sepoy mutiny at which time it got the Crown involved.

1774 James Watt improves the design of the Newcomen engine perfecting the steam engine which soon replaces the natural power sources of wind and water.

The steam engine is set to work on the newly invented power loom, the spinning Jenny and the cotton gin, and in transportation.

At this time Great Britain is the only country in Europe which has coal and iron for steam purposes.

The power of steam opens up a new commercial era.

Commerce and industry blossom.

1788 Constitution of the US of America is ratified.

The Contract Clause guarantees the inviolability of sales and financing contracts to encouraged an inflow of foreign capital by reducing the risk of loss to foreign merchants trading with and investing in the former colonies.

1800 Moses Haim Montefiore and Nathan Mayer Rothschild enter the counting house in the City of London, and became two of the twelve "Jew brokers" licensed by the City of London.

Moses Haim Montefiore marries Judith Cohen daughter of Levi Barent Cohen.

Judith's sister Henriette Cohen marries Nathan Mayer Rothschild.





1835 "We are to teach false history, false astronomy, false medicine, because we find them in cooperation with a false religion." - Minute by the Hon'ble T. B. Macaulay, 2nd February 1835

1857 Great Britain dispossessed France of colonial possessions in the Seven Year War, from 1756 to 1763.

The Seven Years' War was a global conflict fought between 1756 and 1763 involving every European great power of the time and spanned five continents.

Its effects reverberate through Europe, the Americas, West Africa, India, and the Philippines.

The conflict split Europe into two coalitions, led by the Kingdom of Great Britain (including Prussia, Portugal, Hanover, and other small German states) on one side and the Kingdom of France (including the Austrian-led Holy Roman Empire, the Russian Empire, Bourbon Spain, and Sweden) on the other.

Superior nautical skill gives British vessels so great an advantage in naval combats that Britain gains maritime supremacy.

Spain loses control of Florida to Great Britain, but receives from the French the Île d'Orléans and all of the former French holdings west of the Mississippi River.

The Battle of Plassey is a decisive victory of the East India Company over the Nawab of Bengal.

This effectively brings French power in India to an end, making way for British hegemony and eventual control of the subcontinent.
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