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Market reports, etc.: Canton, Jan. 1889-Dec. 1891

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS JM/G70

Scope and Contents

Bound and disbound market reports, memoranda and quotations from Canton, some addressed to Jardine, Matheson & Co., Hong Kong. The documents include issues of the 'Tea Market Report'; 'Herbert Dent & Co.'s Memo.'; 'Deacon & Co.'s Canton Market Report'; and 'Herbert Dent & Co.'s Fortnightly Tea Report'. There are also memoranda regarding waste silk from Jardine, Matheson & Co., statistics regarding silk for the American mail, quotations of silk for Bombay from Canton, memoranda regarding silk shipments, statements from Rowe & Co. regarding exports of Canton silk, and statements of exports of tea from Canton waters to Great Britain.


  • Creation: Jan. 1889-Dec. 1891


Conditions Governing Access

From the Series:

A few items in this series are unavailable due to their poor condition.


1 archive box(es) (1 box (c. 1,000 items))

Language of Materials



Former reference: PC70

Repository Details

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