I find this arrangement to be most acceptable. I shall have a liaison meet with your ambassador for further discussion on this.
This seems to be the beginning of a beautiful friendship.
Spoiler: House Greenflame
I will have to take you up on this deal, though the construction of a trade hub may have to wait a while. As a newly recognized faction in the Imperium, my resources have all been devoted elsewhere for now.
Spoiler: Democratic Collective [PM]
Trade would be acceptable payment. How much protection do you need?