Factsheet: Morocco - Canada's Priority Market

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Fast Facts

  • Capital: Rabat
  • Population (millions): 32.5
  • Total area: 446,300 km2
  • Currency: Dirham
  • Language (s): Arabic (official); Berber languages; French, Spanish

Economic Facts 2012

  • GDP ($ billions): 97.3
  • GDP per capita ($): 2,992
  • GDP growth (%): 3
  • Inflation (%): 1.3
  • Unemployment (%): 8.8

Key Opportunities

  • Aerospace
  • Agriculture and processed food
  • Education
  • Infrastructure

Major Negotiations and Agreements

Support Services

Trade Commissioner Service of Canada

Trade and Investment
Value (in millions of dollars)
 20122007
Canada’s merchandise exports to Morocco$368.5$243.5
Canada’s merchandise imports from Morocco$154.1$217.8
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