An oyster pail (also known as a Chinese food box or Chinese takeout container) is a folded, waxed or pe coated, paperboard container originally designed to hold oysters. It commonly comes with a handle made of solid wire.

Its popular material is 300gsm food grade cardboard takeout box or kraft chinese takeout box, which is easy to be foldable. commonly outside printed in CMYK or PMS. it depends upon your needs. it can also be used not for food packaging, like hair, toy, decorating usage. when it's not used for food, it can be non-food grade material, therefore, it can be much cheaper cost. 

The handle now on market are mainly plastic & iron metal wire handles. if you are sourcing overseas, we suggest using flat shipping by not assembled the handles. otherwise, the assemble labor fees and shipping fees are very much high. however, it can be decide upon your budget. 

Its structure is very easy, no need with adhesive labors cost. it is really amazing design invention. 

You can see below open pictures for your reference:

custom chinese takeout box