Morocco 2020

The Business Year: Morocco 2020 is a portrait of the Moroccan economy as seen through the eyes of its economic decision makers. Research for this publication was carried out in a dynamic economic and political context, including a government reshuffle in October 2019, the conclusion of the First Industrial Acceleration plan, the new foundations for the 2020 Finance Bill, and the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic.

This 120-page publication aims to provide a platform for the country's decision makers at a time of global uncertainty and act as a guide for investors looking seriously at the North African economy.

It covers finance, energy, green economy, industry, ICT, media, transport and logistics, construction, real estate, agriculture, education, and tourism. It also features dozens of interviews, including:

  • Mohamed Benchaâboun, Minister of Economy, Finance, and Administrative Reform
  • Hicham Boudraa, Acting General Manager, Moroccan Investment and Export Development Agency (AMDIE)
  • Amina Benkhadra, General Director, The National Office of Hydrocarbons and Mines (ONHYM)
  • Khaldoun Bouacida, Managing Director, Country Cluster Head for NorthWest Africa, BASF
  • Mohamed Ait Benzaiter, General Manager, Ménara Holding
  • Hassan Sentissi, President, National Federation of Industries of Transformation and Valorization of Fishery Products (FENIP)
  • Prof. Mostapha Bousmina, President, Euromed University of Fes
  • Othman Cherif Alami, President, Atlas Voyages


The publication also features a range of articles and analysis, including:

  • Continental free trade
  • PLF2000
  • Renewables
  • Energy mix
  • Industrial Acceleration Plan 2014-2020
  • Digitalization
  • High-speed train
  • Megaprojects
  • Green Morocco Plan
  • Sustainable tourism