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
flagDenmark
16%
16%
66%
0%
12
flagSpain
13%
20%
62%
3%
29
flagItaly
3%
29%
57%
7%
54
flagthe Netherlands
2%
41%
56%
0%
41
flagPoland
10%
29%
55%
4%
12767
flagCanada
12%
31%
54%
2%
48
flagthe United Kingdom
11%
33%
52%
2%
339
flagSweden
5%
35%
52%
5%
17
flagthe United States
8%
33%
51%
6%
311
flagGermany
9%
33%
51%
5%
174
flagFrance
10%
35%
50%
3%
28
flagLithuania
0%
37%
50%
6%
16
flagUnknown
12%
40%
42%
3%
514
flagRepublic of Ireland
20%
38%
38%
4%
50
flagIndia
13%
46%
36%
3%
30
flagNorway
10%
50%
35%
5%
20
flagBelgium
28%
28%
35%
7%
14
flagAustralia
16%
50%
33%
0%
18
flagRussia
18%
36%
18%
18%
11
flagthe Philippines
23%
38%
7%
30%
13

Gender

men48%
women49%
slaves
12%
12%
textiles
34%
34%
spices
48%
49%
grain
4%
3%

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