-Type hdires at the "Byzantium II" screen, then enter a resource type between 1 and 12 and press ENTER at the cursor that appears. Enter a quantity number up to 999 and press ENTER. Then, return to the main screen to find a cargo pod with the selected resource at the pointer position.
-To use this trick while your character is the current regent, type hd at the "Byzantium II" screen to display the "Declare Yourself Emperor? Yes/No" prompt. Press N to answer "No", then type ires. Enter a resource type between 1 and 12 and press ENTER at the cursor that appears. Enter a quantity number up to 999 and press ENTER.