“We are launching one of the largest economic projects in the history of our country. This is the new Tanger Med port that We consider as the core of a large port, logistics, industrial, commercial and touristic complex…”

“Morocco is consolidating its anchor in the Euro-Mediterranean area and in the Maghreb and Arab environment. It values its mission as a trade hub between Europe and Africa, the Mediterranean and the Atlantic, and strengthens at the same time its major role as an active partner in trade…”

“A strong economic backbone, of international scale, along with free zones allowing it to develop its rich potential and make it an integrated regional development model…”

From the speech of His Majesty King MOHAMED VI (February 2003)