Trade and Production Centres in the Ming Period, 1600


Trade and Production Centres in the Ming Period


This map shows the main areas of trade and production centers, including agriculture and ceramics, in China in 1600.
Also indicated are key resources, like gold and rice; trading routes over land and sea; and shipbuilding centers.


Oxford Atlas of World History, Oxford University Press, 1999. General Editor Patrick K. O’Brien. (p. 138)


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Source: Philip’s Atlas of World History

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