The region of Casablanca-Settat contains for the moment one third of the Moroccan GDP, with 32,2%, it is incontestably the economic engine of Morocco and the regional Hub towards Africa.
Competent and Available Human Capital
The Casablanca-Settat Region is also rich in human resources, representing 20% of the national population, with a youth rate of 65.6%.
As a breeding ground of young and qualified human resources, the Region has three public universities training 60,000 students in 2017, and training centers that offer 70,000 young qualified people in all areas of activity, not to mention the offer of private training, which is an undeniable source of skills in different disciplines.
Advantages on the economic level
The Casablanca-Settat Region is considered the most dynamic nationwide, with an employment rate of around 50%.
Indeed, all sectors of activity are represented in the region, industry, services, agriculture, construction, tourism, real estate, crafts, sustainable development, fishing, ... and it continues to attract investors from all walks of life.
Being the third largest tourist destination in Morocco, the region is one of the most attractive regions, with its moderate climate and its 360km coastline, on the Atlantic Ocean; it offers superb beaches for summer visitors from all destinations, without forgetting its architecture and its art deco heritage, its golf areas, museums, Kasbahs, forests, handicrafts, entertainment and recreation as well as its infrastructure for welcoming local and international visitors.
Casablanca-Settat is home to the headquarters of all economic functions, stock exchange, bank headquarters, insurance, and major national and international groups, confirming its place as the economic heart of Morocco.
Its financial vocation is now reinforced by the financial center CFCA, the number 1 financial center in Africa, where considerable benefits are made available to investors targeting the Moroccan and African respective markets.
Services and Infrastructures to World Standards
With the best basic infrastructure, a high-performance road and motorway network, ensuring more than 40% of national mobility; with three ports providing more than 69% of Morocco's foreign trade, and an international airport linking it with more than 100 world capitals, it is the most connected region in the country.
Casablanca-Settat is the dream of young people and competencies, a way of life combining modernity and traditions come together in this rich, diverse region that welcomes investors, tourists and talents from all horizons!
To maintain its economic attractiveness, local authorities, elected officials, the private sector, transversal services and universities work jointly, within the framework of a "CREA CASA-SETTAT" Business Environment Improvement Committee, with the aim of improving business environment, promoting entrepreneurship and attracting the benefits of new stable investments that create jobs and wealth.