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Trade in Egypt has traditionally been done on a one-to-one basis (that is you need to make an agreement with someone else to 'trade', and trade in person). With Trading 1 (Technology) and Carpentry 3 (Skill) (for small shelves)? or Carpentry 4 (Skill) (for large shelves)?, players can set up shops where goods are made available for purchase vending-machine style using exchange rates pre-configured by the shop owner. These shops use the Small Center and Small Corner structures, which hold inventory and payments for purchases.

Post Office Compounds

Player created Post Office complexes allow players to build a box or chest in a compound. Items are placed in the box and then ownership is transferred to the other party. This allows for off-line or out-of-time-zone trading. Box Trades have the downside of not being able to adjust items/quantities after the ownership is transferred, same as a normal box/chest. Once the box is transferred you cannot reclaim the items even if the other player has stopped playing. Boxes, chests and warehouse allow larger quantities of items to be exchange.

  • Player Post Offices are often provided by large guilds
  • Player Post Offices are normal compounds requiring standard building materials
    • The workaround for Guilds providing the post office is to have an elder create the box/chest and then transfer ownership to a named player.
  • Player Post Offices require either a cornerstone or maintenance.
    • Players with trade items in a Post Office need to be mindful of the account status of the buildings owner. Like all buildings if the cornerstone fails or the building falls into disrepair the items inside maybe irretrievable.

Traders

Broker Region Sells Buys Updated
Tambourine Traders West Kush (VoQ) (1035, -4130) Marbles, Citrus (90% of varieties) Gravel, iron bars UPDATED 1-1-24
Aperio's Compound Upper Egypt (Koptos) (720, -2105) Glazed Fishing Lures, Some Fly Tying Insects, (more lures/insects coming) Insects UPDATED 12-07-23
Koptos Korner Market (OPEN) Upper Egypt (Koptos) (830, -1934) Metals, Glass Items, Ores, Pottery, Flax Items, Basics Various Items UPDATED 4-12-24
Koptos Khajiit (Closed) Upper Egypt (Koptos) (725, -1778) Metals, Metal Products, Marble Gravel, Papy, Metals UPDATED 3-26-24
Valley of Queens Trade Compound West Kush (VoQ) (913, -4238) Bits and Bobs Various Items UPDATED 12-6-23
The Velvet Banana Trading Post Blue Nile (Meroe) (115, -6942) Marble -- Located NE of Chariot Square, Be sure to hit up the nearby labs! Alloys, Gravel, etc. Updated 1-18-24
Pagan_provisions Upper Egypt (Koptos) (910, -1720) Marbles and glass products Metals, Papyrus, Insects, Gravel etc.
Kush_Dispensary Blue Nile (Meroe) (-85, -7050) Tuition Herbs Mushrooms (New Lower Prices) UPDATED 2-25-2024
DeltaNileGravel Blue Nile (Meroe) (-83, -7068) Gravel and occasional misc items Nothing atm. retooling 4-3-24
Lahun Trading Post Kahun (Lahun) (-1365, 4757) Tuition Herbs, Cuttable gems, Marbles, Silk cloth, other items Gravel or Cut stones UPDATED 4-06-2024
Avaris Mart Red Sea (Avaris) (1898, 1883) Firepits and Alloys Ash, Potash, Lime, Steel, Brass, Bronze
Grey Rose Import/Export Meshwesh Delta (Tanis) (930, 6830) High Quality Blown Glass for Chem Labs and Baths Alloys, Lime, Bauxite, Cut Stones Lowered prices and added all Alloys 2/17/24
Serenity/Citrus Bernike Citrus 175/208 variants 50 Gravel 10. Feb. 2024
Peabody's Flower Emporium Meshwesh Delta (Tanis) (918, 6834) Flowers, Fertilizer Ingredients, Mushrooms for Solvents, etc. Lime, Gravel, Fertile Papyrus UPDATED 4-6-2024 NEW: Giant Sea Lily Bulbs
Arts and Crafts West Kush VoQ CS (856, -4037) Lime Emulsion, Potash Ointment OSM, Night Granite Updated 6.04

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