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The Best Trading Games On Steam Right Now

Updated October 6, 2020 1.1k votes 395 voters 25.3k views35 items

Looking for good PC trading games on Steam? Look no further, as we're ranking the best Steam trading games that you'll definitely find worth your time. The Steam Store can be frustrating to browse, as they often are too gratuitous with their tagging system. To ensure that you find exactly what you're looking for, browse this list of the best trading PC games on Steam.

Players of Team Fortress 2, a team-based first-person shooter game, which features two combat teams competing with one another, is also a trading game where players can trade items, in particular Steam items. Windward, meanwhile, is a multiplayer sandbox game focused on ships and sailing the high seas. It, too, is a trading game with players trading items of personal and gameplay value.

Vote up all the top trading games on Steam that you would recommend to other gamers, and downvote anything you played but didn't enjoy.

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    Patrician III: Rise of the Hanse is the third video game from Ascaron in their Patrician...  more
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    Port Royale 3: Pirates & Merchants is the third installment to the business simulation game...  more
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    The Guild 2: Renaissance is a life simulation video game which takes place within fictional...  more
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    X3: Terran Conflict, is a space trading and combat simulator from German developer Egosoft and...  more
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    Elite: Dangerous is a space adventure, trading, and combat simulator that is the fourth...  more
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    Offworld Trading Company is a real-time strategy (RTS) video game developed by Mohawk Games...  more
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    The Guild 2 is a historical multiplayer real-time strategy video game developed by 4HEAD...  more
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    16bit Trader is an casual brother of Merchants of Kaidan. Take revenge on your father’s killer, and become the richest merchant in the kingdom! Immerse yourself in this old-school nostalgia-inducing trading experience.

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    Anno 1800 is a city building real-time strategy video game, developed by Blue Byte and...  more
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    Winds Of Trade is a strategy game about running an ocean trading company in the 18th and 19th centuries. Building your trading empire will not be your only goal! Ruthless pirates, shady smugglers, wartime and fierce competitors will make the way to the top a long and hard road.

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    Anno 2070 is a city-building and economic simulation game, with real-time strategy elements....  more
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    Merchants of Kaidan is a challenging trading game with lots of RPG elements. It takes place in...  more
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    Grand Ages: Medieval is an entry in Kalypso's "Grand Ages" series of strategy games. It is a...  more
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    Project AURA is a Strategy/Simulation video game developed by Pixel Quality Games set in an...  more
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    Space Trader is a video game developed by the Canadian developer HermitWorks, for Microsoft...  more
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    Void Destroyer 2 is a sci-fi/ RTS/sandbox game, sequel to Void Destroyer 1. The game takes...  more
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    X2: The Threat is a computer game developed by Egosoft for Windows, Linux, and Mac OS X. It is...  more
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    X3: Reunion is a single-player space trading and combat game developed by Egosoft and...  more
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    Galaxy On Fire 2 is a spaceflight simulation video game created and distributed by Fishlabs in...  more
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    Smugglers 5 is the fifth installment in the turn-based single-player space trading game series. Board enemy ships, manage factories, conquer star systems and forge your own galactic empire.

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    Frantic Freighter is a virtual reality video game. The player works for a space delivery service and is responsible for getting some cargo from planet A to planet B. 

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    Imperator: Rome is a grand strategy wargame developed and published by Paradox Interactive,...  more