Commodities Timeline

Commodities Timeline

Gold: Beginnings of Civilization to Present Day →

5000 BC

Spices: 3000 BC to Present Day →

3000 BC

Silk: 3000 BC to Present Day →

3000 BC

Silver: 3000 BC to Present Day →

3000 BC

Cotton: 1500 BC to Present Day →

1500 BC

Salt: 800 BC to Present Day →

800 BC

Sugar: 500 BC to Present Day →

500 BC

Porcelain: 200 AD to Present Day →

200 AD

Opium: 200 AD to 1910 AD

200 AD - 1910 AD

Tea: 900 AD to Present Day →

900 AD

Diamonds: 1000 A.D. to Present Day →

1000 AD

Coffee: 1100 AD to Present Day →

1100 AD

Guns: 1232 AD to Present Day

1232 AD

Tobacco: 1500 AD to Present Day →

1500 AD

Slaves: 1500 AD to 1860 AD

1500 AD - 1860 AD

Oil: 1848 A.D. to Present Day →

1848 AD