Portugeuse & Spanish- carribean and S. America, needed slaves for sugar plantations, spanish slave imorts during the 1600s rose to 19,000 per year. They traded with western African coastal town
Dutch- took over the slave trade in the 1680s, but the english took over from the Dutch. slaves imported during the 1700s rose to 60,000 per year.
English-developed the "Triagle Trade", it was very profitable, huge fortunes were made. 1st point: Europe, 2nd point: Slave Coast, 3rd point: The Americas
slave trade- portugeuse, spanish, dutch, english