The Spice Trade: Salt from China and Ginger from Jamaica

“It is frightening what is happening. When you imagine that Jamaica at one stage was the third-largest producer of ginger in the world… Jamaican ginger is the standard by which other ginger in the world is judged up to today, [yet] we are now importing 70 per cent of every ounce of ginger we use in this country,” he said.

Play the Spice trade game to learn more about the history of the spice trade.




About afifa

dj. artist. creative director and co-founder of the SO((U))L HQ and DI Institute for Social Leadership. I make ritual spaces.

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