Rabat - Morocco’s trade balance is increasingly deepening. In 2017, trade deficit increased for the second year in a row. Relatively weak, Moroccan exports, mainly of the phosphate and the automotive industry, failed to offset the surge of the energy bill.

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Chaima Lahsini is freelance journalist and activist with the Al-Fam collective in Rabat.