General profile: Morocco

GENERAL INFORMATION FOR 2017
Population
Population
Exchange rates
Exchange rate
GDP
GDP
35.740 Millions
9.692 MAD/US$
109 565 Millions current US$
Land area
Land area ¹
CPI growth (%)
CPI growth
GDP growth
GDP growth
(m) 446 300 km²
0.75 %
4.00 %
INTERNATIONAL MERCHANDISE TRADE
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+10.9 %
Merchandise exports growth rate in 2017
Total merchandise trade
(millions of US$)
2005
2010
2015
2017
Merchandise exports
11 190
17 771
22 334
25 332
Merchandise imports
20 790
35 381
38 100
44 924
Merchandise trade balance
-9 600
-17 611
-15 766
-19 592
Export structure by product group in 2017
(as % of total exports)
3 %3 %69 %69 %6 %6 %21 %21 %
Top 5 partners in 2017
(exports, millions of US$)
5 9415 7981 1491 0639475 9415 7981 1491 063947
INTERNATIONAL TRADE IN SERVICES
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Total trade in services ²
(millions of US$)
2005
2010
2015
2017
Services exports
9 264
14 736
14 674
17 261
Services imports
3 845
7 371
7 913
9 794
Services trade balance
5 419
7 365
6 760
7 467
Services exports by main category ²
(as % of total services)
2005
2010
2015
2017
Transport
14.0
14.7
18.6
17.8
Travel
49.8
45.5
42.7
43.3
Other services
23.6
24.8
28.6
29.2
TRADE INDICES
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ECONOMIC TRENDS
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+4.0 %
Gross domestic product growth rate in 2017
Economic indicators
(millions of US$ unless otherwise specified)
2005
2010
2015
2017
GDP, current
62 545
93 217
101 187
109 565
GDP per capita, current US$
2 049
2 876
2 907
3 066
Real GDP growth, y-on-y, %
2.98
3.97
4.94
4.00
Current account balance, % of GDP
1.66
-4.21
-2.15
..
Exchange rate (/US$)
8.865
8.417
9.764
9.692
GDP by expenditure in 2016
(as % of total GDP)
57.919.233.135.145.357.919.233.135.145.3
FDI AND EXTERNAL FINANCIAL RESOURCES
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+0.9 %
FDI outflows as % of GDP in 2017
Financial flows
(millions of US$ unless otherwise specified)
2005
2010
2015
2017
FDI inflows
1 653.99
1 573.86
3 254.80
2 651.40
FDI outflows
74.62
588.77
653.30
960.38
Personal remittances, % of GDP
7.34
6.89
6.88
..
Financial flows trends
(millions of US$)
7 009.67 009.66 903.56 903.58 040.68 040.66 881.76 881.76 507.96 507.97 256.37 256.36 422.56 422.56 269.16 269.16 894.36 894.36 730.56 730.55 451.45 451.44 589.24 589.24 220.04 220.03 610.03 610.02 880.02 880.03 260.03 260.02 160.12 160.12 6512 6512 1572 1573 2553 2553 5613 5613 2983 2982 7282 7282 5682 5681 5741 5741 9521 9522 4872 4872 8052 8052 4492 4491 6541 6548958952 3142 3144814812 8072 8074224227 009.66 903.58 040.66 881.76 507.97 256.36 422.56 269.16 894.36 730.55 451.44 589.24 220.03 610.02 880.03 260.02 160.12 6512 1573 2553 5613 2982 7282 5681 5741 9522 4872 8052 4491 6548952 3144812 807422FDI Inwards flowsFDI Inwards flowsFDI Inwards flowsMigrant's remittances receiptsMigrant's remittances receiptsMigrant's remittances receipts
TRADE IN GOODS AND SERVICES
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Trade balance indicators ²
(as % and index)
2005
2010
2015
2017
Balance, % of GDP
-6.32
-10.64
-7.87
-9.82
Balance, % of imports
-19.23
-26.80
-19.33
-21.78
Normalized balance
-0.106
-0.155
-0.107
-0.122
Trade openness ²
(sum of imports and exports as % of GDP)
80777478758177696380706359
LABOUR FORCE
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Labour force by gender in 2017
(as % of total labour force, all sectors)
Male
71%Male 71%Female
29%Female 29%
OTHER INDICATORS
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0.009 %
Share of the total world merchant fleet in 2017
Maritime transport indicators
 
2005
2010
2015
2017
Merchant fleet, national flag (thousands of DWT)
387
332
134
166
Liner shipping connectivity index (maximum 2004 = 100 for China)
8.68
49.36
68.28
67.03
Container port throughput (TEU)
..
2 800 000
3 965 000
4 570 000
Information economy indicators
(as % of)
2005
2010
2015
2017
Share of ICT goods, % of total exports
6.04
3.77
2.17
..
Share of ICT goods, % of total imports
6.95
5.87
4.10
..
Share of workforce involved in the ICT sector
..
..
..
..
Source: UNCTADstat (http://unctadstat.unctad.org)
Notes:
1
Land area refers to the total area of a country excluding area under inland water bodies. It differs from the country area, that includes area under inland water bodies, but excludes offshore territorial waters.
2
Statistics presented correspond to the 6th edition of the IMF Balance of Payments and International Investment Position Manual (BPM6, 2009).
m
Estimated. Data refers to 2013.
Symbols for missing values:
0
Zero means that the amount is nil or negligible
..
Not available or not separately reported
_
Not applicable
...
Not available, including no quotation
#
Non-relevant calculation
-
Not publishable
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Negative accumulation of flows; Value included in regional and global totals
Abbreviations & acronyms:
DWT:
Dead weight tons
FDI:
Foreign direct investment
GDP:
Gross domestic product
ICT:
Information and communication technology
TEU:
Twenty foot equivalent unit
US$:
United States dollar
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Generation date: 14 August 2018