Human Smuggling Fee from Laos

According to the United Nations, migrants in Laos pay less than $190 for human smuggling services that brings them into Thailand. If the migrant were to use formal labor migration services, the cost would be between $490 to $590.

Thailand is considered a major destination for migrants from Laos.

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