How did the Caribbean contribute to the Industrial Revolution?
They provided many of the products that were needed. The raw materials were then turned into products that people could buy.
The factors of production contributed to the industrial revolution. The improvements in the process of productions (land,labor and capital) so more people were inventing new tools or machinery which led to a great amount of products in other words it was the industrial revolution. England is said to be the nation where the industrial revolution began in the early 18th century.
I don't believe Robert Fullerton contributed to the industrial revolution. However, Robert Fulton did. Robert Fulton contributed to to industrial revolution by tinkering and making inventions. He invented the concept of the steamboat, which allowed good to be transferred upstream. This was used most notably on the Mississippi River.
The industrial revolution that began in England in the 18th century favored places such as cities that were near water, and or ocean ports. Farm people who wanted a fresh start as factory workers came to these cities and the result was the growth in population of such places as Liverpool. This city as an example was on the coastline and also had the benefit of being on the Mersey River.