Dune traders work every corner of Athas. They can be found in crowded marketplaces, caravans traversing difficult wastes, isolated settlements, and trading hubs between the great city-states. Some push their wares on anyone they encounter. Others deal in necessities for remote areas offering water, food, and weapons. Most in the business to generate an income. Dune trader is one of the highest paid occupations in Athas that any commoner can take up. It is also one of the most dangerous.