Bo Bae market packed with black garment shoppers

SHOPPERS and small traders packed Bo Bae market from very early yesterday morning till late last night as they hunted for ready-made black garments to both resell and themselves wear during the mourning for late His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej, Thai News Agency said.

shoppers-at-bo-bae-market-october-2016Most of the small traders bought garments by the dozen and Bo Bae market merchants said the area was bustling with these smaller traders from 2 a.m. onwards but later in the day the general public showed up to buy black garments to wear themselves.

Many customers in the provinces also called and ordered a lot of black garments and these merchants had to quickly pack and deliver the goods to them.

As their stocks are depleting quickly, Bo Bae merchants have placed a lot of orders with garment factories to meet buyers’ requirements.


Top and inset: Shoppers mill around stalls selling black garments at Bo Bae wholesale market yesterday. Screenshot photos: Thai News Agency



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