What kind of trade made Venice rich?

slaves
textiles
spices
grain
From the 8th until the 15th century, the Republic of Venice had the monopoly on lu­cra­tive spice trade with the Middle East, as it con­trolled East Mediter­ranean sea routes. It was the main reason for Spain and Portugal to seek sea routes to India.

Answers distribution

slaves
textiles
spices
grain
answers
flagSpain
13%
9%
72%
4%
22
flagItaly
2%
25%
65%
7%
40
flagAustria
0%
40%
60%
0%
10
flagLithuania
0%
41%
58%
0%
12
flagPoland
10%
29%
54%
4%
9127
flagthe United Kingdom
12%
33%
51%
1%
255
flagthe Netherlands
3%
44%
51%
0%
29
flagthe United States
8%
33%
50%
6%
264
flagGermany
10%
34%
48%
6%
129
flagSweden
7%
38%
46%
7%
13
flagRepublic of Ireland
20%
35%
42%
2%
40
flagCanada
12%
48%
40%
0%
25
flagIndia
10%
46%
39%
3%
28
flagFrance
11%
50%
38%
0%
18
flagBelgium
30%
30%
38%
0%
13
flagNorway
11%
58%
23%
5%
17
flagAustralia
25%
66%
8%
0%
12

Gender

men51%
women49%
slaves
13%
12%
textiles
31%
34%
spices
51%
49%
grain
4%
3%

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