Average Price of Boy in China in 2009

in Transnational Crime

Human trafficking of children in China leads to the average price of boys who are sold on the black market to be $6,100. Girls are sold on the black market by traffickers for around $500.

The children are primarily sold to childless couples.

(See the latest human trafficking statistics here.)

Source:  “China parents lynch book salesman,” BBC News, October 27, 2009.

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