Tuesday September 17 2019
Morocco Manufacturing Production at 2.00 percent


Manufacturing production in Morocco increased 2.0 percent from a year ago in the second quarter of 2019, down from a 2.7 percent rise in the previous period. It was the smallest gain in factory activity since the third quarter of 2017, as output growth slowed considerably for chemicals (2.1% vs 7.2% in Q1); textiles (1.3% vs 3.7%); apparel (6.5% vs 10.4%). In addition, production declined for metal products (-2.3% vs -12.1%); other non-metallic products (-3.3% vs 5.3%); leather, shoes & travel articles (-6.1% vs -1.4%); medical, precision & optical products (-9.6% vs 0.7%) and wood products (-12.1% vs -1.5%). Meanwhile, main gains were recorded for automotive products (10.9% vs 1.5%); food (5% vs 0.2%) and paper and cardboard (17.3% vs -0.5%).





Monday September 16 2019
Morocco Unemployment Rate at 8.50 percent


Unemployment Rate in Morocco decreased to 8.50 percent in the second quarter of 2019 from 10 percent in the first quarter of 2019.





Sunday September 15 2019
Morocco - Credit Rating at 53.75


Standard & Poor's credit rating for Morocco stands at BBB- with negative outlook. Moody's credit rating for Morocco was last set at Ba1 with stable outlook. Fitch's credit rating for Morocco was last reported at BBB- with stable outlook.





Wednesday September 11 2019
Morocco GDP Growth Rate at -2.30 percent


The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Morocco contracted 2.30 percent in the first quarter of 2019 over the previous quarter.





Wednesday September 11 2019
Morocco GDP Annual Growth Rate at 2.80 percent


The economy of Morocco advanced 2.8% from a year earlier in the first quarter of 2019, following a 2.9% expansion in the previous period. Output rose at slower pace for wholesale & retail trade (3.8% vs 4.5% in Q4); finance & insurance (2.5% vs 3.9%); post and telecommunications (2.3% vs 2.7%) and manufacturing (2.5% vs 3.9%). In addition, agricultural activity declined (-3.2% vs 3.5%), mainly weighed down by drought conditions. In contrast, faster growth was seen for business and personal services (4.5% vs 3%); utilities (23.5% vs 7%); transport (2.9% vs 1.7%); mining (5.6% vs 0.3%) and construction (1.5% vs 0.4%). Also, output rebounded sharply for fishing (18.4% vs -13.5%).





Wednesday September 11 2019
Morocco Crude Oil Production at 0.16 BBL/D/1K


Crude Oil Production in Morocco remained unchanged at 0.16 BBL/D/1K in May from 0.16 BBL/D/1K in April of 2019.





Tuesday September 10 2019
Morocco Interest Rate at 2.25 percent


The benchmark interest rate in Morocco was last recorded at 2.25 percent.





Monday September 09 2019
Morocco Gold Reserves at 22.12 Tonnes


Gold Reserves in Morocco increased to 22.12 Tonnes in the third quarter of 2019 from 22.10 Tonnes in the second quarter of 2019.





Saturday September 07 2019
Morocco Exports at 20407.00 MAD Million


Exports in Morocco decreased to 20407 MAD Million in July from 22302 MAD Million in June of 2019.





Saturday September 07 2019
Morocco Imports at 40573.00 MAD Million


Imports in Morocco decreased to 40573 MAD Million in July from 40616 MAD Million in June of 2019.