While Morocco attracted MAD 33.5 billion in foreign direct investment in 2018, its trade balance recorded an MAD 15 billion deficit increase.

Morocco’s FDI Grew 29% in 2018, Trade Deficit up MAD 15 Billion
Morocco’s trade deficit went up 8 percent from MAD 189.2 billion in 2017 to MAD 204.5 billion last year, according to the Moroccan foreign exchange office.
Tarek Bazza is a journalist at Morocco World News with Master’s degree in Translation from King Fahd School of Translation in Tangier.