Cambodian Ox Carts are On the Move in Kampong Chhnang

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Cambodian Ox Carts are On the Move in Kampong Chhnang

Post by CEOCambodiaNews » Fri May 22, 2020 1:45 pm

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Cambodia News, Kampong Chhnang: With the growing support from our customers, the old bullock carts are becoming good business say the residents of Svay Chrum commune, Rolear district, who buy old carts to fix up, but are also now making new carts due to demand.
One cart takes two to three days to install and sells for $ 400 up to $ 1,200.
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It is worth noting that: ox cart is a vehicle that has since ancient times has served the agriculture sector in the transport of rice and transporting all kinds of goods for long-distance travel or for transportation to the fields.
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Nowadays, ox carts are almost completely abandoned by people turning to scooters instead. And for businesses that are collecting old carts like this, they are helping to maintain and preserve the Cambodian ancestral tradition.
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