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What was th dutch east India company supposed to get in return for paying for Henry Hudson's expedition?

The Company was supposed to get an easterly route, north of  Siberia, to the Indies. Instead, Hudson turned west when he found  the easterly route blocked by icefields above (MORE)

When did east India company come in India?

The English East India Co's first successful voyage to India under the name "Governor and Company of Merchants of London trading with the East Indies" was in the year 1601. Ea (MORE)

Why is east India company called east?

The British east India company was a joint stock company which was granted an English royal charter by Elizabeth 1 on December 31 1600 with the intention of favoring trade pri (MORE)

Why did the leaders of the Netherlands give so much power to the dutch east India company?

The Dutch East India Company was formed in 1602 by a wealthy Dutch merchants. The leaders of the Netherlands give so much power to the company because Unlike Portuguese and Sp (MORE)

What was the Dutch East India company?

The Dutch East India Company was a group of people who got togetherto send workers to what is now America. The purpose of sendingthese workers was to work in the timber indust (MORE)