Second in a new series of African country reports from Analyse Africa, a service from the Financial Times. Macroeconomic data and trends on the following:
Foreign direct investment
Banking & finance
Trends highlighted include:
- Morocco is forecast to be the second largest recipient of Greenfield FDI projects in Africa in 2016, behind South Africa
- In 2016, Morocco had an estimated GDP of $105bn, and grew by 1.85%, below the world average of 3.08%
- Morocco is ranked as the third easiest place in Africa to do business, according to the Doing Business 2017 report
- In 2016, there were approximately 11.28 million people employed in Morocco, with a labour force participation rate of 49%.