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ancient india’s maritime trade Further evidence shows that shipping from Bharatvarsha was a national enterprise and the country was a leader in world trade relations amongst such people as the Phoenicians, Jews, Assyrians, Greeks, and Romans in ancient times, and more recently with Egyptians, Romans, Turks, Portuguese, Dutch, and English. The Indian Ocean Region has always played a vital role in India’s foreign policy strategy and successive Prime Ministers have attempted to ensure that India remains the dominant regional power in the area. Maintaining freedom of navigation and ensuring a [ ]. Apr 22, · Thus, India’s maritime trade actually flourished many years ago, along with many other of its advancements that are hardly recognized or accounted for today. (21) This helps reveal that India’s maritime trade actually flourished more and far earlier than most people realize. The long coastline of India has helped in maritime trade since ages. The central location of India at the head of Indian Ocean has provided it a strategic location along the trans-Indian Ocean routes. India is able to establish close contact with West Asia, Africa and Europe from western coast and with Southeast and East Asia from the eastern.
Among notable trade routes was the Amber Road, which served as a dependable network for long-distance trade. Maritime trade along the Spice Route became prominent during the Middle Ages, when nations resorted to military means for control of this influential route. Full text of "Indias Culture Through The Ages" See other formats. century in the struggle to secure monopoly rights over the trade of certain spices, and trading privileges for other valuable goods such as textiles and opium. The decline of the Dutch grip on Asian maritime trade after , the dwindling competition from France in the later half of the. Indian Ocean Maritime Trade: Evidences from Vizhinjam, South Kerala, India Indian Ocean Maritime Trade: Evidences from but the written Greek text of the Iliad and the Odyssey was for ages.
Continuing from India's Ancient Maritime History - Part 1 where we looked at various historical accounts about the ingenuity and superiority of India's maritime prowess.. Ancient India's maritime trade. Further evidence shows that shipping from Bharatvarsha was a national enterprise and the country was a leader in world trade relations amongst such people as the Phoenicians, Jews, Assyrians. Indians are the nationals or citizens of India, the second most populous nation in the world, containing % of the world's population. "Indian" refers to nationality, rather than a particular ethnicity or language; the Indian nationality consists of dozens of indigenous regional ethno-linguistic groups, reflecting the rich and complex history of the country. Due to emigration, the Canada: 1,, inddiiaa’’s mmaarriitti imme e hheerrittaagge As a peninsular sub continent, with over km coast line, nature ordained India to be a Maritime Nation from post ice age about B.C. Indian economy and trade. India always made money from trade, because India is between China and West Asia and Europe. From the Harappan period on, Indian people were selling gold to West Asia, using their carefully made weights to weigh the gold out. Soon Indian traders were selling West Asian glass and wool to people in China, and Chinese things like silk and pottery to people in West Asia.