They work in a large geographical area, while their customers, the shops, work in smaller areas and often in just a small neighbourhood. When talking about "trading companies", today we refer mainly to global B2B traders, highly specialized in one goods category and with a strong logistic organization.
Changes in practical conditions such as faster distribution , computing and modern marketing have led to changes in their business models. The Winding-up and Restructuring Act , an act of the Parliament of Canada , uses the following definition". Japan has a special class of "general trading companies" sogo shosha , large and highly diversified businesses that trade in a wide range of goods and services. Trading Companies are mostly b2b business services and they trade by other companies invested money and takes commission.
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. See also [ edit ] Companies portal. Department of Justice Canada. Retrieved December 31, Retrieved from " https: Provinces may be selectively added and removed. Provinces belonging to a trade company must be part of a territory and must be overseas. Any province that is part of a state is automatically removed from the trade company.
It is also possible to add all province in a given trade node at once to a company by selecting the button while viewing the node. Provinces in a trade company are subject to the following modifiers: This interaction may be toggled on and off at will. All provinces in the trade company region controlled by nations, other than the trade company owner and which are one or more institutions behind him, get a bonus to goods produced equal to half of a proportion of the region's trade power the trade company controls.
The value of trade in a node depends on the value of the goods produced, so this benefits both the natives and the traders. Note that light ships do not contribute to this, and can thus in certain cases cause the nation to earn less from trade as fewer goods will be produced. This bonus doesn't overlap with a merchant republic 's similar bonus to goods produced.
The most important provinces to add to a trade company are those with a provincial bonus to trade power, as an estuary or a center of trade, visible in the trade map mode.
Controlling just these provinces is generally sufficient for the trade company to get the majority of provincial trade power and grant a bonus merchant. Constructing trade buildings and increasing mercantilism will also help. If your strategy involves extensive military conquest, it may be helpful to suppress your native enemies' military technology by adding all owned local provinces to trade companies in order to deny them institutions.
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