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This site became the centre of British trade in the Indonesian archipelago until 1682.When relations between Prince Jayawikarta and the Dutch deteriorated, his soldiers attacked the Dutch fortress.The first European fleet, four Portuguese ships from Malacca, arrived in 1513 while looking for a route for spices.and became a fiefdom of the Banten Sultanate, which became a major Southeast Asian trading centre.Following the decline of Tarumanagara, its territories, including the Jakarta area, became part of the Hindu Kingdom of Sunda.From the 7th to the early 13th century, the port of Sunda was under the Srivijaya maritime empire.
Jakarta has grown more rapidly than Kuala Lumpur, Bangkok and Beijing.
Before it was called Jayakarta, the city was known as 'Sunda Kelapa'.
Tomé Pires, a Portuguese apothecary during his journey to East Indies, wrote the city name on his magnum opus as Jacatra or Jacarta.
Established in the fourth century as Sunda Kelapa, the city became an important trading port for the Sunda Kingdom.
It was the de facto capital of the Dutch East Indies when it was known as Batavia.According to the Chinese source, Chu-fan-chi, written circa 1225, Chou Ju-kua reported in the early 13th century that Srivijaya still ruled Sumatra, the Malay peninsula and western Java (Sunda).