Incense road

What is an incense road?

It comprised a network of major ancient land and sea trading routes linking the Mediterranean world with Eastern and Southern sources of incense

Information

Counties involved in this route

- Levant, Egypt, Arabia, India


Goods being traded

-goods such as Arabianfrankincense and myrrh, Indian spices, precious stones, pearls, ebony


Time period

-flourished between roughly the 7th century BCE to the 2nd country CE


How this brought change to a country

-it became crucial to the economy of Yemen