Price of a Green Card Marriage into the United States

According to the United Nations, the reported price of an arraigned marriage  in order to obtain a Green Card by a Chinese citizen into the United States is between $60,000 to $70,000.

Smuggling a Chinese migrant into the United States without marriage was previously reported to cost $75,000 when traveling through Mexico.

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To smuggle a migrant from China into the European Union, human smugglers charge between $18,500 to $31,300.

Source:  “Migrant Smuggling in Asia: A Thematic Review of Literature,” United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime, August 2012.