Yau Kee Wooden Carts — “We don’t retire”

 

YauKee wooden carts

Yau Kee Wooden Carts: “We don’t retire!”

by Liu Zhaoxin and Leo Chan

Yau Kee Wooden carts, run by the Lee Couple, is located on Boundary street in Sham SHui Po old district and has been in business for 50 years.  Aged 80 and 71, the couple still made about100 hand-made wooden carts per month, averagely 5 to 6 carts per day.  Asking when they want to retire and enjoy a easier life, they announced without hesitation that they don’t retire, for their clients, also for the carts are already a part of their life.    

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