Details About Sangam Age Economy
Agribusiness was the principal occupation where rice was the most standard crop. The Puhar city became a port of foreign trade, containing precious goods. Roman Emperors like Tiberius, Augustus, and Nero allocated many silver and gold coins.
- During the Sangam period, handicrafts included metal pieces, weaving, carpentry, building yachts and the making of embellishments.
- Major exports were cotton textiles, spices, ivory products, and precious rocks, whereas imports were sweet wine, horses, and gold.