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EVE Online: ISK Strategy Guide by Y. Michael Xu

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Tools of the trade

Trading can seem very easy. Fly to a station, buy some goods off the market there, and then fly to another station in which the goods you just bought are selling for a higher price. But in order to maximize your profits, it takes some skills, the right type of ship, and an understanding of how you will be buying and selling your goods. Let's take a closer look at each of those.

A trader's skills

In the Skills for manufacturing section of Chapter 4, Making ISK with Manufacturing, we already talked about the majority of the skills needed for trading. To save you the time of flipping back and forth, here are the skills we have already covered:

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Trade

Knowledge of the market and skill of manipulating it. Increases ...

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