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Cardamoms

, mountains, Thailand and Cambodia
Cardamoms (kärˈdəməmz), Thai Banthat, Khmer Kravanh, mountain group extending c.100 mi (160 km) along the Thai-Cambodian border, E of Chanthaburi, SE Thailand. The mountains receive monsoon rains and have a dense vegetation cover. A Khmer Rouge stronghold in the late 20th cent., the Cambodian Cardamoms remain relatively undeveloped and preserve many unusual species. Some 2.44 million acres (809,000 hectares) in the Cardamoms are part of a protected forest and two wildlife sancturies,
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'She certainly spent a lot of money in protecting the forest in the southern part of the Cardamom mountains.
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Unlike in the past, theflat rate of cardamom allthrough, without a pennyincrease in months, has leftmany exporters dejected.The current market pricestill remains low at Nu 480per kilogram.The exporters havewitnessed a steady fall inthe cardamom price in thelast five years and they nowdoubt that there could bea syndicate formed acrossthe border that controls theprice of cardamom.Many exporters saidBhutanese cardamomshould be fetching betterprice at this time of theseason.
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