Growth in the US-Morocco trade partnership 10 years after the enactment of their Free Trade Agreement (FTA):
Export data pulled from the International Trade Administration (ITA) shows that average U.S. exports to Morocco have more than tripled since the U.S.-Morocco Free Trade Agreement (FTA) went into effect just over a decade ago.
President George W. Bush signed the FTA, the first U.S. free trade agreement with an African country, twelve years ago and the agreement went into effect on January 1, 2006.
In the three years before the FTA, US exports to Morocco averaged $482 million. In the past three years—2013 to 2015—they increased 328 percent to $2.1 billion…[FULL STORY]