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Costs

Cargo Ships are purchased at the Trading port. (with Cultural Exchange research)

Each Cargo Ship you buy with gold costs more than the previous one.

  • There are 180 that are purchasable with  Gold small.

Each Cargo Ship you buy with ambrosia starts off at the highest amount and each additional one costs a little less than the previous one.

  • There are 40 that are purchasable with Ambrosia.


Formula for purchasing Cargo Ships using  Gold small Gold (1 – 180):

$ {S_n = 3 \times \lbrack 4,500 \times 1.03^n - 4,475 \rbrack} $


Formula for purchasing Phoenician Merchant Ship using Ambrosia Ambrosia (1 – 40):

$ S_{n} =\begin{cases} -3\times n+77, & from\ 1\ to\ 4\\ -2\times n+73, & from\ 5\ to\ 16\\ -n+57 & from\ 17\ to\ 40 \end{cases} $


If you look at the image to the left, this player has 3 Cargo Ships:

TradeShip


      0 of 72, from Friends not available since Lobby introduction
           6 per friend with a maximum of (6 × 12 = 72) Cargo ships

      0 of 2, from forms of Governments (Dictatorship or Oligarchy)
      0 of 12, from the Daily login bonus
           1 ship per each town you own, maximum of 12 ships

      3 of 180 that are purchasable with  Gold small Gold
      0 of 40 that are purchasable with Ambrosia Ambrosia

Notes:
  1. You can purchase up to a maximum of 180 cargo ships with gold.
  2. You can purchase up to a maximum of 40 Phoenician Merchant Ships with ambrosia.
  3. You can gain up to a maximum of 72 extra cargo ships, from friends that join the game through the "Invite a friend" link and they are 'active' not available since the Lobby introduction.
  4. You can gain 2 extra cargo ships from changing your Government to either Dictatorship or Oligarchy.
  5. You can gain 12 extra cargo ship from the Daily login bonus.
  6. Cargo ships gained from friends, Governments or the Daily login bonus do not increase the cost of what your next purchasable cargo ship will cost, had you not have received the extras.
    • This will allow you to have a maximum of  306  234 cargo ships.

Purchasable with gold

1 - 20

1 - 20 Cargo Ships
Ship
Count
Cost in  Gold small[1]Accumulated
cost in  Gold small [2]
Accumulated
Cargo
1480480500
28971,3771,000
31,3262,7031,500
41,7704,4732,000
52,2266,6992,500
62,6949,3933,000
73,17712,5703,500
83,67516,2454,000
94,18820,4334,500
104,71925,1525,000
115,26230,4145,500
125,82336,2376,000
136,39942,6366,500
146,99649,6327,000
157,60857,2407,500
168,23865,4788,000
178,88974,3678,500
189,55883,9259,000
1910,24894,1739,500
2010,959105,13210,000
Ship
Count
Cost in  Gold small[1]Accumulated
cost in  Gold small [2]
Accumulated
Cargo

21 - 40

21 - 40 Cargo Ships
Ship
Count
Cost in  Gold small[1]Accumulated
cost in  Gold small [2]
Accumulated
Cargo
2111,688116,82010,500
2212,441129,26111,000
2313,218142,47911,500
2414,019156,49812,000
2514,841171,33912,500
2615,690187,02913,000
2716,563203,59213,500
2817,463221,05514,000
2918,390239,44514,500
3019,344258,78915,000
3120,325279,11415,500
3221,339300,45316,000
3322,383322,83616,500
3423,457346,29317,000
3524,561370,85417,500
3625,701396,55518,000
3726,877423,43218,500
3828,086451,51819,000
3929,331480,84919,500
4030,612511,46120,000
Ship
Count
Cost in  Gold small[1]Accumulated
cost in  Gold small [2]
Accumulated
Cargo


  1. 1.0 1.1 The cost could be off by (1) because of rounding!
  2. 2.0 2.1 Because of the individual cargo ships costs being off by 1, the accumulated cost could eventually be off by as much as 180 when you get to the last ship, until a better formula is found for the template used!

41 - 60

41 - 60 Cargo Ships
Ship
Count
Cost in  Gold small[1]Accumulated
cost in  Gold small [2]
Accumulated
Cargo
4131,935543,39620,500
4233,294576,69021,000
4334,695611,38521,500
4436,141647,52622,000
4537,626685,15222,500
4639,159724,31123,000
4740,737765,04823,500
4842,360807,40824,000
4944,034851,44224,500
5045,759897,20125,000
5147,532944,73325,500
5249,362994,09526,000
5351,2461,045,34126,500
5453,1871,098,52827,000
5555,1851,153,71327,500
5657,2431,210,95628,000
5759,3611,270,31728,500
5861,5451,331,86229,000
5963,7951,395,65729,500
6066,1111,461,76830,000
Ship
Count
Cost in  Gold small[1]Accumulated
cost in  Gold small [2]
Accumulated
Cargo

61 - 80

61 - 80 Cargo Ships
Ship
Count
Cost in  Gold small[1]Accumulated
cost in  Gold small [2]
Accumulated
Cargo
6168,4991,530,26730,500
6270,9561,601,22331,000
6373,4881,674,71131,500
6476,0951,750,80632,000
6578,7801,829,58632,500
6681,5461,911,13233,000
6784,3961,995,52833,500
6887,3302,082,85834,000
6990,3512,173,20934,500
7093,4652,266,67435,000
7196,6722,363,34635,500
7299,9752,463,32136,000
73103,3772,566,69836,500
74106,8812,673,57937,000
75110,4902,784,06937,500
76114,2072,898,27638,000
77118,0383,016,31438,500
78121,9803,138,29439,000
79126,0423,264,33639,500
80130,2273,394,56340,000
Ship
Count
Cost in  Gold small[1]Accumulated
cost in  Gold small [2]
Accumulated
Cargo


  1. 1.0 1.1 The cost could be off by (1) because of rounding!
  2. 2.0 2.1 Because of the individual cargo ships costs being off by 1, the accumulated cost could eventually be off by as much as 180 when you get to the last ship, until a better formula is found for the template used!

81 - 100

81 - 100 Cargo Ships
Ship
Count
Cost in  Gold small[1]Accumulated
cost in  Gold small [2]
Accumulated
Cargo
81134,5383,529,10140,500
82138,9753,668,07641,000
83143,5473,811,62341,500
84148,2573,959,88042,000
85153,1084,112,98842,500
86158,1034,271,09143,000
87163,2484,434,33943,500
88168,5494,602,88844,000
89174,0094,776,89744,500
90179,6314,956,52845,000
91185,4245,141,95245,500
92191,3885,333,34046,000
93197,5325,530,87246,500
94203,8625,734,73447,000
95210,3815,945,11547,500
96217,0956,162,21048,000
97224,0106,386,22048,500
98231,1326,617,35249,000
99238,4706,855,82249,500
100246,0277,101,84950,000
Ship
Count
Cost in  Gold small[1]Accumulated
cost in  Gold small [2]
Accumulated
Cargo

101 - 120

101 - 120 Cargo Ships
Ship
Count
Cost in  Gold small[1]Accumulated
cost in  Gold small [2]
Accumulated
Cargo
101253,8097,355,65850,500
102261,8287,617,48651,000
103270,0847,887,57051,500
104278,5898,166,15952,000
105287,3498,453,50852,500
106296,3738,749,88153,000
107305,6679,055,54853,500
108315,2409,370,78854,000
109325,1019,695,88954,500
110335,25610,031,14555,000
111345,71710,376,86255,500
112356,49010,733,35256,000
113367,58711,100,93956,500
114379,02011,479,95957,000
115390,79211,870,75157,500
116402,91812,273,66958,000
117415,41012,689,07958,500
118428,27413,117,35359,000
119441,52513,558,87859,500
120455,17214,014,05060,000
Ship
Count
Cost in  Gold small[1]Accumulated
cost in  Gold small [2]
Accumulated
Cargo


  1. 1.0 1.1 The cost could be off by (1) because of rounding!
  2. 2.0 2.1 Because of the individual cargo ships costs being off by 1, the accumulated cost could eventually be off by as much as 180 when you get to the last ship, until a better formula is found for the template used!

121 - 140

121 - 140 Cargo Ships
Ship
Count
Cost in  Gold small[1]Accumulated
cost in  Gold small [2]
Accumulated
Cargo
121469,23014,483,28060,500
122483,71114,966,99161,000
123498,62415,465,61561,500
124513,98715,979,60262,000
125529,80916,509,41162,500
126546,10517,055,51663,000
127562,89317,618,40963,500
128580,18218,198,59164,000
129597,99018,796,58164,500
130616,33219,412,91365,000
131635,22620,048,13965,500
132654,68420,702,82366,000
133674,72721,377,55066,500
134695,37322,072,92367,000
135716,63722,789,56067,500
136738,53723,528,09768,000
137761,09724,289,19468,500
138784,33225,073,52669,000
139808,26625,881,79269,500
140832,91726,714,70970,000
Ship
Count
Cost in  Gold small[1]Accumulated
cost in  Gold small [2]
Accumulated
Cargo

141 - 160

141 - 160 Cargo Ships
Ship
Count
Cost in  Gold small[1]Accumulated
cost in  Gold small [2]
Accumulated
Cargo
141858,30627,573,01570,500
142884,45728,457,47271,000
143911,39429,368,86671,500
144939,13830,308,00472,000
145967,71631,275,72072,500
146997,14932,272,86973,000
1471,027,46733,300,33673,500
1481,058,69434,359,03074,000
1491,090,85735,449,88774,500
1501,123,98636,573,87375,000
1511,158,10837,731,98175,500
1521,193,25338,925,23476,000
1531,229,45440,154,68876,500
1541,266,74141,421,42977,000
1551,305,14742,726,57677,500
1561,344,70244,071,27878,000
1571,385,44845,456,72678,500
1581,427,41246,884,13879,000
1591,470,63948,354,77779,500
1601,515,15949,869,93680,000
Ship
Count
Cost in  Gold small[1]Accumulated
cost in  Gold small [2]
Accumulated
Cargo


  1. 1.0 1.1 The cost could be off by (1) because of rounding!
  2. 2.0 2.1 Because of the individual cargo ships costs being off by 1, the accumulated cost could eventually be off by as much as 180 when you get to the last ship, until a better formula is found for the template used!

161 - 180

161 - 180 Cargo Ships
Ship
Count
Cost in  Gold small[1]Accumulated
cost in  Gold small [2]
Accumulated
Cargo
1611,561,01751,430,95380,500
1621,608,25253,039,20581,000
1631,656,90354,696,10881,500
1641,707,01256,403,12082,000
1651,758,62458,161,74482,500
1661,811,78759,973,53183,000
1671,866,54361,840,07483,500
1681,922,94063,763,01484,000
1691,981,03265,744,04684,500
1702,040,86767,784,91385,000
1712,102,49669,887,40985,500
1722,165,97372,053,38286,000
1732,231,35574,284,73786,500
1742,298,69976,583,43687,000
1752,368,06278,951,49887,500
1762,439,50781,391,00588,000
1772,513,09483,904,09988,500
1782,588,88986,492,98889,000
1792,666,95889,159,94689,500
1802,747,37091,907,31690,000
Ship
Count
Cost in  Gold small[1]Accumulated
cost in  Gold small [2]
Accumulated
Cargo
  1. The cost could be off by (1) because of rounding!
  2. Because of the individual cargo ships costs being off by 1, the accumulated cost could eventually be off by as much as 180 when you get to the last ship, until a better formula is found for the template used!

Purchasable with ambrosia

Cargo Ships purchasable with ambrosia Ambrosia

Requires: Cultural Exchange ( Science ) before you are able to purchase this type of Merchant ship.

181 - 200

181 - 200 Cargo Ships
Ship
Count
Cost in AmbrosiaAccumulated
cost in Ambrosia
Accumulated
Cargo
181747490,500
1827114591,000
1836821391,500
1846527892,000
1856334192,500
1866140293,000
1875946193,500
1885751894,000
1895557394,500
1905362695,000
1915167795,500
1924972696,000
1934777396,500
1944581897,000
1954386197,500
1964190298,000
1974094298,500
1983998199,000
199381,01999,500
200371,056100,000
Ship
Count
Cost in AmbrosiaAccumulated
cost in Ambrosia
Accumulated
Cargo


201 - 220

201 - 220 Cargo Ships
Ship
Count
Cost in AmbrosiaAccumulated
cost in Ambrosia
Accumulated
Cargo
201361,092100,500
202351,127101,000
203341,161101,500
204331,194102,000
205321,226102,500
206311,257103,000
207301,287103,500
208291,316104,000
209281,344104,500
210271,371105,000
211261,397105,500
212251,422106,000
213241,446106,500
214231,469107,000
215221,491107,500
216211,512108,000
217201,532108,500
218191,551109,000
219181,569109,500
220171,586110,000
Ship
Count
Cost in AmbrosiaAccumulated
cost in Ambrosia
Accumulated
Cargo



Free

221 - 240

221 - 234 Cargo Ships
Ship
Count
Cost(s)Accumulated
Cost(s)
Accumulated
Cargo
221Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
110,500
222Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
111,000
223Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
111,500
224Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
112,000
225Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
112,500
226Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
113,000
227Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
113,500
228Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
114,000
229Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
114,500
230Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
115,000
231Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
115,500
232Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
116,000
233Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
116,500
234Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
117,000
Ship
Count
Cost(s)Accumulated
Cost(s)
Accumulated
Cargo
The maximum number of Cargo ships is now 234, because with the introduction of the Lobby, the ships gained from Friends are no longer available!
235 - 240 Cargo Ships
Ship
Count
Cost(s)Accumulated
Cost(s)
Accumulated
Cargo
235Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
117,500
236Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
118,000
237Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
118,500
238Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
119,000
239Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
119,500
240Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
120,000
Ship
Count
Cost(s)Accumulated
Cost(s)
Accumulated
Cargo

241 - 260

241 - 260 Cargo Ships
Ship
Count
Cost(s)Accumulated
Cost(s)
Accumulated
Cargo
241Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
120,500
242Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
121,000
243Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
121,500
244Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
122,000
245Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
122,500
246Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
123,000
247Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
123,500
248Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
124,000
249Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
124,500
250Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
125,000
251Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
125,500
252Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
126,000
253Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
126,500
254Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
127,000
255Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
127,500
256Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
128,000
257Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
128,500
258Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
129,000
259Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
129,500
260Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
130,000
Ship
Count
Cost(s)Accumulated
Cost(s)
Accumulated
Cargo


261 - 280

261 - 280 Cargo Ships
Ship
Count
Cost(s)Accumulated
Cost(s)
Accumulated
Cargo
261Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
130,500
262Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
131,000
263Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
131,500
264Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
132,000
265Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
132,500
266Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
133,000
267Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
133,500
268Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
134,000
269Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
134,500
270Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
135,000
271Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
135,500
272Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
136,000
273Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
136,500
274Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
137,000
275Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
137,500
276Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
138,000
277Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
138,500
278Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
139,000
279Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
139,500
280Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
140,000
Ship
Count
Cost(s)Accumulated
Cost(s)
Accumulated
Cargo

281 - 300

281 - 300 Cargo Ships
Ship
Count
Cost(s)Accumulated
Cost(s)
Accumulated
Cargo
281Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
140,500
282Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
141,000
283Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
141,500
284Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
142,000
285Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
142,500
286Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
143,000
287Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
143,500
288Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
144,000
289Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
144,500
290Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
145,000
291Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
145,500
292Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
146,000
293Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
146,500
294Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
147,000
295Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
147,500
296Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
148,000
297Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
148,500
298Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
149,000
299Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
149,500
300Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
150,000
Ship
Count
Cost(s)Accumulated
Cost(s)
Accumulated
Cargo


301 - 306

301 - 306 Cargo Ships
Ship
Count
Cost(s)Accumulated
Cost(s)
Accumulated
Cargo
301Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
150,500
302Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
151,000
303Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
151,500
304Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
152,000
305Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
152,500
306Government /
Daily Bonus = FREE
91,907,316 Gold small
1,586 Ambrosia
153,000
Ship
Count
Cost(s)Accumulated
Cost(s)
Accumulated
Cargo
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