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Public debt

The outstanding debt of public treasury is estimated to be 65.1% of GDP in 2017 compared to 64.6% in 2016. Considering the guaranteed external debt, the public should reach 81.6% of GDP in 2017 compared to 80.9% in 2016
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Unemployement

On a national level, the unemployment rate Rose from 9.9% in 2016 to 10.2% in 2017, registering an increase to 14.7% in urban areas and a stagnation at 4% in rural areas. The highest unemployment rates are found among women with 14.7%, young people aged…
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Moroccan government and public agencies

National web page of the Kingdom of Morocco www.maroc.ma Invest in Morocco www.invest.gov.ma Moroccan centre for export promotion www.marocexport.ma Customs and indirect taxes administration www.douane.gov.ma National agency for the promotion of small and medium companies www.anpme.ma General Confederation of Moroccan Businesses www.cgem.ma
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Inflation

According to the Moroccan central bank, the average inflation rate reached 0,7% in 2017, in comparison with 1,6% one year earlier. Its core components, that measure the fundamental tendency of prices, should accelerate from 0,8% to 1,3%. On the mid-term, inflation should stabilize at 1,5%…
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Trade fairs and expositions

Trade fairs and expositions JANUARY – MAROCARNE & MILK  , Casablanca (www.marocarne-milk.com ) FEVRIER – SOLAIRE EXPO MAROC , Casablanca (www.solaireexpomaroc.com) – SIEL , Casablanca (www.salonlivrecasa.ma) – HALIEUTIS, Agadir (www.salonhalieutis.com) MARCH – MOROCCO FASHION & TEX , Casablanca (www.moroccofashiontex.net) – CREMAI, Casablanca (www.cremai.ma) APRIL – MOROCCO COVERING ,…
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Economic growth

According to the HAUT-COMMISSARIAT AU PLAN (HCP), the Moroccan economy registered a growth rate of 4% in 2017 in comparison with only 1,2% in 2016. For 2018, the economic growth rate should be around 2,8%. The added value of the primary sector will decrease by…
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Finance bill 2018

The Finance bill for the year 2018 was prepared in an international context characterized by global growth, supported by the positive results of both the American and the Japanese economies, the favorable perspectives of emerging countries economies’ and the gradual recuperation of economic dynamism among…
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