More Foreigners ‘Plant Roots in U.S.’

More people moved to the United States from around the world in 2013, according to UniGroup Relocation’s International Migration Study. The UniGroup study includes foreigners moving to the U.S. and U.S. residents moving to foreign countries. UniGroup is affiliated with U.S. moving companies Mayflower Transit and United Van Lines.

The United Kingdom is the top country of origin for moves to the United States, according to the study. Meanwhile, several Western European countries — Germany, the United Kingdom, France, and Switzerland — continue to top the list of destinations for U.S. residents moving abroad.

Source: “Coming to America: More People Moved to U.S. From International Locations in 2013,” RISMedia (Feb. 22, 2014)