Trade routes in the Roman Empire (1st–3rd cents. AD)
The map shows the most important connections of transregional and overseas trade in the Roman Imperial period. The patterns of long-distance trade shifted several times, and so accordingly did trade routes. This map shows the situation during the Principate (1st – 3rd cents. AD).
I. Maritime trading routes
The map shows only the most important maritime trading routes, and does not include coastal shipping. The maritime routes shown on …