Article 2110

Title of the article

THE ROLE OF THE LOWER VOLGA REGION IN THE TRADE BETWEEN RUSSIA AND WESTERN EUROPE                                                    IN THE 17TH CENTURY                                           


Toropitsyn Ilya Vasilyevich, Candidate of historical sciences, associate professor, sub-department of history of Russia, Astrachan State University,

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The article dwells upon little studied topic of Russia’s export of fish products produced in the Lower Volga to Europe in the XVIIth century. Main forms of trade and geography of fish products export from Russia are considered as well as the role of treasury and of foreign merchants in fish trade at international markets, and use of fish resources in different spheres of economy. 

Key words

russian-european trade, fish resources, caviar, Astrakhan, dutch merchants.

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