Triangular Trade

The trade between Africa, Europe, and the America's

What is the Triangular Trade

The triangular trade was the trade between Africa, Europe and the America's, in this trade the America's usually traded natural resources to Europe, Europe traded clothes and guns to Africa and then Africa would trade slaves to the Americas and the cycle repeats.


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How did people become slaves

African dealers who were most of the time neighboring villages kidnapped people, the African dealers were armed with guns and would usually threaten to kill the slaves if they did not obey their orders, and the slaves would be marched to the coast where they would be bought by Europeans and loaded onto their ships in wooden yokes