Indus valley civilization, which
flourished between 2800 BC and 1800 BC, had an advanced and flourishing
economic system. The Indus valley people practiced agriculture, domesticated
animals, made tools and weapons from copper, bronze and tin and even traded
with some Middle East countries.
Agriculture was the main economic
activity of the people in the Vedic age but with the second urbanization a
number of urban centers grew in North India. This gave a major fillip to trade
and commerce. Th...