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The British indulged in massive deforestation for agricultural production. They believed that increase in production will enhance Indian economy. They encouraged production of commercial crops and exported them. The British also encouraged production and export of timber, tea, coffee and rubber plantations. Later they encouraged growth of opium to finance their trade with China.

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