Aquatic Food Production Systems in Bangkok

Ruangvit Yoonpundh, Varunthat Dulyapurk and Chumpol Srithong

In: UA Magazine No. 14 - Urban Aquatic Production

Around 10 million people now reside in densely populated communities in Bangkok. As a result, the demand for food has increased dramatically. Of the many varieties of fresh produce available, city consumers favour aquatic products such as water spinach, water mimosa and freshwater fish. These products are grown primarily in periurban areas around Bangkok.

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