Contribution of the Logistics Sector to the global Economy
The total added-value generated by transport and logistics activities, combining both the operations carried out by logistics providers and their indirect impacts, on the one hand, and the in-house, on the other hand, amounts to nearly 46 billion Moroccan Dirhams,i.e. 5.1% of the Moroccan GDP in 2017.
The direct contribution of the Transport and Logistics sector to the GDP in 2017 is estimated to 24 Billion Moroccan Dirhams, that is to say 2.7% of GDP, with a real growth of 4.3% compared to 2016.
In terms of employment , transport and logistics activities include about 425 000 jobs, that is to say 4% of the employed labour force in Morocco.
In addition, the logistics sector directly contributed with 26 000 net jobs over the period 2010-2017, representing 9% share of all new jobs created at the national level. The volume of employment in the sector is growing at an annual average rate of 2.1%.