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Evaluating the market in Morocco

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EDC Position

EDC Country Position – Open on a restricted basis

Open on restricted basis

What this means:

  • Responsive approach to business
  • EDC solutions are available on a restricted basis
How does EDC determine the position?

Risk Rating

EDC Country Position – Medium Risk

Medium Risk

What this means:

The Commercial Country Ceiling (CCC) Risk Rating is measured from low to high, and is meant to represent the best possible rating that can be assigned to a commercial business (obligor) in a country.

How does EDC determine the risk rating?

Business environment in Morocco

Canada has a well established trade relationship with Morocco. Canadian presence and activities in the market are strengthening, and opportunities exist in the private and public sectors in a large number of industries in Morocco. Morocco is a key market for EDC, and the business environment is one of the most sophisticated and developed on the African continent, while the political environment remains stable. Morocco is seen as the gateway to sub-Saharan Africa with its developed trade environment and investments in sub-Saharan Africa. The banking sector is well established with important Moroccan banks and the presence of major international financial institutions. The Moroccan Investment Development Agency has been established to assist foreign companies to invest in Morocco and has a North American representation in New York City.
  • Agriculture
  • Construction & Infrastructure
  • Mining & Metals
  • Telecom
  • Transportation Services
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Alicia McCarthy

Senior Trade Advisor, EDC

Alicia McCarthy  Senior Trade Advisor, EDC