ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONICS SECTOR, PRIME UPSTREAM INDUSTRY

ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONICS SECTOR, PRIME UPSTREAM INDUSTRY

ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONICS SECTOR, PRIME UPSTREAM INDUSTRY

The electrical and electronics sector is experiencing sustained growth thanks to the emergence of integrated subcontractors and the increase of electronic and electrical parts in many industries such as automotive, aeronautics, rail, renewable energies and defense.

This growth has also been driven by the possibility of transferring a large offshorable part of electronics from Western Europe to Morocco which resulted in 10.4 billion dirhams (~1.06 billion US dollars) worth of Moroccan exports.

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LEADING SECTOR IN THE NATIONAL ECONOMY

LEADING SECTOR IN THE NATIONAL ECONOMY

The electronics, electrical and renewable energy sector enjoys six well-structured ecosystems, and encourages the emergence of new operators to boost current exports of:

  • Electronic conductors,
  • Boards, cabinets and combinations of similar devices
  • Devices for servicing, connection, and wiring electrical circuits.
LEADING SECTOR IN THE NATIONAL ECONOMY

Ecosystems

ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONICS SECTOR, HIGH CAPACITY INDUSTRY

ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONICS SECTOR, HIGH CAPACITY INDUSTRY

Morocco has set the ambitious objective of bringing the share of renewable electrical power to 42 % by 2020 and 52 % by 2030 , Thus, the electrical, electronics and energy industries offer real opportunities to all its operators to meet local, sectorial, and export needs thanks to:
An exceptional potential guaranteed by the rapid development of renewable energies in Morocco.
  • 1 st country in Africa ranking of the Energy Country Attractiveness Index (RECAI) - Ernst & Young (EY) 2019
  • Achievable objectives to increase the country's produced capacity to2 GW in 2020 thanks to Noor project
  • Annual wind energy capacity exceeding 787 MW, and national technical hydraulic energy potential of 3800 MW
Many trade agreements facilitating exports around the world are signed.
  • Commercial and free trade agreements with more than 100 countries
  • Only African country having a free trade agreement with the United States
Morocco is a connected platform located only  14  km from Europe with the best maritime connectivity in Africa
  • 19  international airports throughout the Kingdom
  • 14  ports with cutting-edge infrastructures dedicated to trade and export including the port of Tanger Med which is connected to 186 ports worldwide.
  • Motorway network of over 1800  kilometers, and a rail network of 2200 kilometers with the 1st High Speed ​​Train in Africa. 
 2nd
maritime connectivity in Africa & 22nd worldwide
 186
ports in 77 countries are connected
to Tanger Med
 +100
trade agreements with countries
in the EU, NAFTA and the AfCFTA

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