Rabat - Morocco has emerged as a new continental leader in the automotive sector. With free zones where corporate taxes as low as 8.75 percent have attracted several automotive giants, Morocco has overtaken South Africa in passenger vehicle production and is looking to become the home of Africa’s biggest motor industry overall. Plans to expand production South African newspaper "Business Day" wrote that South Africa may be about to surrender its status as the home of Africa’s biggest motor industry.  

WSJ: Morocco is Leading Africa’s Automotive Industry