General profile: Morocco

GENERAL INFORMATION FOR 2021
Population
Population
Exchange rates
Exchange rate
GDP
GDP
37.077 Millions
8.988 MAD/US$
130 255 Millions current US$
Land area
Land area¹
CPI growth (%)
CPI growth
GDP growth
GDP growth
(q) 446 300 km²
1.40 %
6.20 %
INTERNATIONAL MERCHANDISE TRADE
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+32.0 %
Merchandise exports growth rate in 2021
Total merchandise trade
(millions of US$)
2005
2010
2015
2021
Merchandise exports
11 190
17 771
22 334
35 843
Merchandise imports
20 790
35 381
38 100
58 034
Merchandise trade balance
-9 600
-17 611
-15 766
-22 191
Export structure by product group in 2021
(as % of total exports)
2 %2 %70 %70 %7 %7 %21 %21 %
Top 5 partners in 2021
(exports, millions of US$)
8 4738 1531 9361 6631 6528 4738 1531 9361 6631 652
INTERNATIONAL TRADE IN SERVICES
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Total trade in services²
(millions of US$)
2005
2010
2015
2021
Services exports
9 264
14 736
14 674
15 461
Services imports
3 845
7 371
7 913
8 526
Services trade balance
5 419
7 365
6 760
6 935
Services exports by main category²
(as % of total services)
2005
2010
2015
2021
Transport
14.0
14.7
18.6
18.4
Travel
49.8
45.5
42.7
24.6
Other services
23.6
24.8
28.6
44.7
TRADE INDICES
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1251141181121081051009688867168587566625754525248498996929195101100103104105898991998485848990868285
ECONOMIC TRENDS
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+6.2 %
Gross domestic product growth rate in 2021
Economic indicators
(millions of US$ unless otherwise specified)
2005
2010
2015
2021
GDP, current
62 545
93 217
101 179
130 255
GDP per capita, current US$
2 055
2 871
2 917
3 513
Real GDP growth, y-on-y, %
2.98
3.97
4.93
6.20
Current account balance, % of GDP
1.66
-4.21
-2.14
-2.50
Exchange rate (/US$)
8.865
8.417
9.764
8.988
GDP by expenditure in 2020
(as % of total GDP)
58.320.928.434.942.658.320.928.434.942.6
FDI AND EXTERNAL FINANCIAL RESOURCES
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+0.4 %
FDI outflows as % of GDP in 2021
Financial flows
(millions of US$ unless otherwise specified)
2005
2010
2015
2021
FDI inflows
1 653.99
1 573.86
3 254.80
2 153.31
FDI outflows
74.62
588.77
653.29
506.31
Personal remittances, % of GDP
7.34
6.89
6.82
..
Financial flows trends
(millions of US$)
7 418.66 962.66 919.46 823.06 383.56 903.57 788.76 881.76 507.97 256.36 422.56 269.16 894.36 730.55 451.44 589.24 220.83 613.92 877.23 260.92 161.02 1531 4191 7203 5592 6862 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 indicators²
(as % and index)
2005
2010
2015
2021
Balance, % of GDP
-6.32
-10.64
-7.87
-10.04
Balance, % of imports
-19.23
-26.80
-19.33
-21.78
Normalized balance
-0.106
-0.155
-0.107
-0.122
Trade openness²
(sum of imports and exports as % of GDP)
8273828380777478758177696380706359
LIVING AREA
Population by living area in 2021
(% of population)
Urban
64%Urban 64%Rural
36%Rural 36%
OTHER INDICATORS
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0.007 %
Share of the total world merchant fleet in 2021
Maritime transport indicators
 
2005
2010
2015
2021
Merchant fleet, national flag (thousands of DWT)
387
332
139
154
Liner shipping connectivity index (maximum 2006 = 100 for China)
..
45.43
57.59
69.10
Container port throughput (TEU)
..
2 800 000
3 965 000
..
Information economy indicators
(as % of)
2005
2010
2015
2021
Share of ICT goods, % of total exports
6.04
3.77
2.21
..
Share of ICT goods, % of total imports
6.95
5.87
4.02
..
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).
q
Estimated. Data refers to 2020.
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: 20 October 2022