The Small trading ship is the earliest, cheapest and in many ways the worst class of ships the player can build.
They are somewhat cheaper to build than the rather similar Caravels, but their maintenace cost is twice as high, and they are far slower. They also only can equip one item at a time.
|Small trading ship|
|Cost||1500 15 20|
|Production line||Small Shipyard|
to Flagship (1.00)
|Full load speed||0.73|