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The Advent of European Companies in India

by Vinodh Reddy

Sequence of Arrivals:-

Company

Year

H.Q./Capital

Potugese East Indian company (Formed by Vasco-da-Gama)

1498

Cochin (1510-30), Goa (1530-1961)

Dutch East India Company

1602

East coast; Coromandal, Pulicut, Bengal

English East India Company

1608

West coast: Surat, Bombay east coast: Coromandal, Masulipatanam, Madras.

French East India Company (Formed by Colbert)

1664

Surat (1668-73), Pondicherry (1673-1954).

English East India Company-

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