The oldest still operational company was founded.
HBC expands into James and Hudson’s outlets to increase trade.
York Factory was established (the farthest west settlement up to that point).
Henry Kelsey travels west from York Factory.
Peace and trade are negotiated between the HBC and aboriginal people
European trades expand threw inlets and in land lakes through Quebec.
The traders from Quebec emerge as compition for HBC.
To cope with the recent influx in the fur trade market HBC set up Cumberland House.
Fort Edmonton was constructed.
HBC and the North West Company merged