Remittance Prices Worldwide

MAKING MARKETS MORE TRANSPARENT

Cutting prices by at least 5 percentage points can save up to $16 billion a year.

5 Most Costly Corridors in USD
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5 Least Costly Corridors in USD
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5 Most Costly Corridors in USD
Average Cost
5 Least Costly Corridors in USD
Average Cost
Average total cost includes the transaction fee and exchange rate margin.

FIND AND COMPARE PRICES

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This website provides data on the cost of sending and receiving relatively small amounts of money from one country to another. The site covers 227 "country corridors" worldwide, from 32 remittance sending countries to 89 receiving countries. Read more...

Last update July 3, 2015

HIGHLIGHT

Globally, sending remittances costs an average of 7.68 percent of the amount sent. This figure is used to monitor the progress towards the "5x5 objective" for reduction of remittance prices, which could save migrants up to $16 billion a year. Read our June 2015 report on global trends for remittance prices.

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