In 1600, Queen Elizabeth granted access for trading rights in India.
Your Highness, We need your permission to grant access to give us trading rights in India to give us higher rates in the European market.
From Trade to Territory
In 1651, the first English factory was set up on the banks of river Hugli and first english factory was opened up at Surat in 1608.
Over here in the background we can see the clothes, fabrics etc. getting transported to the European markets for a higher price.
Fruits and Vegetables
As a result of denial of trading rights, on 23rd June 1757, Battle of Plassey was fought and it was the first major victory of English in India.Mir Jafar, one of Siraj Ud Daulah's commanders, betrayed siraj ud daula and never fought the battle.