The British Textile Trade in South America in the Nineteenth Century

@inproceedings{LlorcaJaa2014TheBT,
  title={The British Textile Trade in South America in the Nineteenth Century},
  author={Manuel Llorca-Ja{\~A}±a},
  year={2014}
}
This is the first work on British textile exports to South America during the nineteenth century. During this period, textiles ranked among the most important manufactures traded in the world market and Britain was the foremost producer. Thanks to new data, this book demonstrates that British exports to South America were transacted at very high rates during the first decades after independence. This development was due to improvements in the packing of textiles; decreasing costs of production… CONTINUE READING