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... and a half centuries ago, the opium-trading British East India Company (EIC) arguably employed a business model ... Canton. Consequently, as noted by historian Alfred McCoy, India’s opium exports to China spiralled from 75 tons in ... for doing so. The EIC purchased all the opium produced in India, and then sold it at auction in Calcutta to ‘country ...

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