Medieval Africa

How do they trade?

What is trading?

Trade is the transfer of ownership of goods and services from one person or entity to another by getting something in exchange from the buyer.

Facts About How Medival Africa Traded And How They Traded

* They sold their pottery up and down the Niger river as far as 750 kilometers (450 miles) away.


* They traded things like; salt, camels, gold, and people. They also traded some other things, but that is there main things that they would trade.




Did they use money?

What do you think?


A. They used money

B. They didn't use money

C. Or you don't know

Why is trading important?

They used trading a lot so that if someone had what they needed and the other person had what he needed then it all worked out good, because they both got what they needed.