The Ethnic Chinese and the Siam's Foreign Trade from the 17th Century to the Middle of the 19th Century
- 南海研究院-发表论文 
选择17至19世纪中叶暹罗对外贸易中的华人作为研究对象,分不同阶段,对其在暹罗的对外贸易活动进行了描述,对暹罗华人在暹罗对外贸易中的角色和作用进行了探讨。由此得出结论,华人在暹罗对外贸易中,利用其自身优势,逐渐成为主要参与者和经营者。他们通过对外贸易活动,发展了自己的商业,积累了财富,同时满足了暹罗王室对海外贸易的需求,享受到国王赐与的特权,为其在暹罗事业的发展打下基础。The paper describes the activities of ethnic Chinese in Siam's foreign trade, inquires into their roles in Siam's foreign trade in different stages from the 17th century to the middle of the 19th century. It concludes that by making use of their advantages, ethnic Chinese in Siam gradually became the main participant and operator in Siam's foreign trade. Through the foreign trade, they developed their own business, accumulated wealth, and they satisfied the need of the Siamese Kings and Royalty to carrying foreign trade, obtained special privileges from the Siamese Kings, and laid a solid foundation for the development of their own business at the same time.