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What countries traded the Silk Road?

The Silk Road was a trade route that went from China to Eastern Europe. It went along the northern borders of China, India, and Persia and ended up in Eastern Europe near today's Turkey and the Mediterranean Sea.

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Keeping this in view, who traded on the Silk Road?

Silk Road , also called Silk Route, ancient trade route, linking China with the West, that carried goods and ideas between the two great civilizations of Rome and China. Silk went westward, and wools, gold, and silver went east. China also received Nestorian Christianity and Buddhism (from India) via the Silk Road .

Likewise, what two countries connected the Silk Road? The Silk Road was a network of trade routes connecting China and the Far East with the Middle East and Europe.

In this way, what did Europe trade on the Silk Road?

Rome received spices, fragrances, jewels, ivory, and sugar and sent European pictures and luxury goods. Eastern Europe imported rice, cotton, woolen and silk fabrics from Central Asia and exported considerable volumes of skins, furs, fur animals, bark for skin processing, cattle and slaves to Khoresm.

How many countries were involved in the Silk Road?

40 countries

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