The Economy Hydroelectric Power (electricity from moving water), Food products, textiles, consumer goods (household goods, clothing, and shoes that people buy); and Tourism Industries Cotton (leading export), dates, vegetables, sugarcane, wheat Agriculture Oil – Major Export Natural Resources
Morocco is located in the northwestern corner of Africa.
Its long seacoast is bordered by the Mediterranean Sea on the north and the Atlantic Ocean on the west.
The northern tip of Morocco meets the Strait of Gilbraltar.
A fertile coastal plain borders the Mediterranean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean.
This area has a Mediterranean climate of hot, dry summers and mild, rainy winters.
Farther inland rise the Atlas Mountains.
The Sahara Desert lies east and south of the Atlas Mountains.
The Economy Fishing and Tourism (Leading service industry) Industries Citrus fruits, potatoes, olives, sugar beets, and wheat Agriculture Phosphates (world leader), iron ore, lead, and natural gas Natural Resources