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 1,3% in 2018 meanwhile it grew by 13,6% in 2017.

On the other hand, non-agricultural activities should pick up slightly and pass from 2,8% in 2017 to 2,9% in 2018.
The HCP also predicts that the commercial deficit will grow from 17,8% in 2017 to 18,2% in 2018.