|In the Settled Systems' free market economy, almost anyone with the right skillset can open and run a successful business.|
Commerce is automatically unlocked and can already be learned by using a skill point to learn it.
This skill is automatically learned with the following backgrounds:
The fastest way to quickly progress through the skill rank challenges would be to buy or sell 1 of each cheap item, such as food / ammo / misc. One could max this skill soon after arriving on New Atlantis by collecting lots of lightweight items and saving up previous skill points and / or choosing the Diplomat Background.