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Financial Cards and Payments in Morocco

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Financial Cards and Payments in Morocco
Published: December 22, 2021
Euromonitor International
Content info: 55 Pages
Delivery time: 1-2 business days
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Largely due to disruption arising from the pandemic, particularly the economic shock that it engendered, the rate of growth in the number of financial cards in circulation slowed significantly during 2020, and it recovered only partially in 2021. The rate of growth in total card transactions exhibited a similar pattern, with a significant slowdown during 2020 followed by no more than a partial recovery in 2021. There was an even more significantly slowdown in the rate of growth in the value of t...

Euromonitor International's Financial Cards and Payments in Morocco report establishes the size and structure of the market for ATMs cards, smart cards, credit cards, debit cards, charge cards, pre-paid cards and store cards. It looks at key players in the market (issuers and operators), number of cards in circulation, numbers transactions and value of transactions. It offers strategic analysis of sector forecasts and trends to watch.

Product coverage: Financial Cards in Circulation, M-Commerce, Transactions.

Data coverage: market sizes (historic and forecasts), company shares, brand shares and distribution data.

Why buy this report?

  • Get a detailed picture of the Financial Cards and Payments market;
  • Pinpoint growth sectors and identify factors driving change;
  • Understand the competitive environment, the market's major players and leading brands;
  • Use five-year forecasts to assess how the market is predicted to develop.
Product Code: FCMO

TABLE OF CONTENTS

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EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

  • COVID-19 impact on consumer payments

COVID-19 COUNTRY IMPACT

  • Vaccination programme helps to boost consumer confidence
  • The pandemic has accelerated the pace of innovation in financial cards
  • The shift to digital banking accelerates
  • What next for consumer payments?

MARKET INDICATORS

  • Table 1 Number of POS Terminals: Units 2016-2021
  • Table 2 Number of ATMs: Units 2016-2021
  • Table 3 Value Lost to Fraud 2016-2021
  • Table 4 Card Expenditure by Location 2021
  • Table 5 Financial Cards in Circulation by Type: % Number of Cards 2016-2021
  • Table 6 Domestic versus Foreign Spend 2021

MARKET DATA

  • Table 7 Financial Cards by Category: Number of Cards in Circulation 2016-2021
  • Table 8 Financial Cards by Category: Number of Accounts 2016-2021
  • Table 9 Financial Cards Transactions by Category: Value 2016-2021
  • Table 10 Financial Cards by Category: Number of Transactions 2016-2021
  • Table 11 Consumer Payments by Category: Value 2016-2021
  • Table 12 Consumer Payments by Category: Number of Transactions 2016-2021
  • Table 13 M-Commerce by Category: Value 2016-2021
  • Table 14 M-Commerce by Category: % Value Growth 2016-2021
  • Table 15 Financial Cards: Number of Cards by Issuer 2016-2020
  • Table 16 Financial Cards: Number of Cards by Operator 2016-2020
  • Table 17 Financial Cards: Card Payment Transactions Value by Operator 2016-2020
  • Table 18 Financial Cards: Card Payment Transactions Value by Issuer 2016-2020
  • Table 19 Forecast Financial Cards by Category: Number of Cards in Circulation 2021-2026
  • Table 20 Forecast Financial Cards by Category: Number of Accounts 2021-2026
  • Table 21 Forecast Financial Cards Transactions by Category: Value 2021-2026
  • Table 22 Forecast Financial Cards by Category: Number of Transactions 2021-2026
  • Table 23 Forecast Consumer Payments by Category: Value 2021-2026
  • Table 24 Forecast Consumer Payments by Category: Number of Transactions 2021-2026
  • Table 25 Forecast M-Commerce by Category: Value 2021-2026
  • Table 26 Forecast M-Commerce by Category: % Value Growth 2021-2026

DISCLAIMER

SOURCES

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DEBIT CARDS IN MOROCCO

KEY DATA FINDINGS

2021 DEVELOPMENTS

  • Pandemic leads government to urge consumers to avoid cash
  • Economic shock of pandemic makes bank accounts and financial cards less affordable for many
  • Centre Monetique Interbancaire encourages retailers to install card payment terminals

PROSPECTS AND OPPORTUNITIES

  • Even as the pandemic threat fades, local consumers are unlikely to revert to cash
  • Financial institutions target rural dwellers and the financially excluded
  • Online shopping with debits cards will continue to gain ground

CATEGORY DATA

  • Table 27 Debit Cards: Number of Cards in Circulation 2016-2021
  • Table 28 Debit Cards Transactions 2016-2021
  • Table 29 Debit Cards in Circulation: % Growth 2016-2021
  • Table 30 Debit Cards Transactions: % Growth 2016-2021
  • Table 31 Debit Cards: Number of Cards by Issuer 2016-2020
  • Table 32 Debit Cards: Number of Cards by Operator 2016-2020
  • Table 33 Debit Cards Payment Transaction Value by Issuer 2016-2020
  • Table 34 Debit Cards Payment Transaction Value by Operator 2016-2020
  • Table 35 Forecast Debit Cards: Number of Cards in Circulation 2021-2026
  • Table 36 Forecast Debit Cards Transactions 2021-2026
  • Table 37 Forecast Debit Cards in Circulation: % Growth 2021-2026
  • Table 38 Forecast Debit Cards Transactions: % Growth 2021-2026

CREDIT CARDS IN MOROCCO

KEY DATA FINDINGS

2021 DEVELOPMENTS

  • Most local consumers remain wary of credit cards
  • Credit card applications hindered by complex procedures
  • High fraud rates make retailers wary of credit cards

PROSPECTS AND OPPORTUNITIES

  • Post-pandemic economic rebound will make consumers less wary of debt
  • Reluctance to handle cash is likely to outlast the pandemic
  • Revival in international travel will boost credit card use

CATEGORY DATA

  • Table 39 Credit Cards: Number of Cards in Circulation 2016-2021
  • Table 40 Credit Cards Transactions 2016-2021
  • Table 41 Credit Cards in Circulation: % Growth 2016-2021
  • Table 42 Credit Cards Transactions: % Growth 2016-2021
  • Table 43 Commercial Credit Cards: Number of Cards in Circulation 2016-2021
  • Table 44 Commercial Credit Cards Transactions 2016-2021
  • Table 45 Commercial Credit Cards in Circulation: % Growth 2016-2021
  • Table 46 Commercial Credit Cards Transactions: % Growth 2016-2021
  • Table 47 Personal Credit Cards: Number of Cards in Circulation 2016-2021
  • Table 48 Personal Credit Cards Transactions 2016-2021
  • Table 49 Personal Credit Cards in Circulation: % Growth 2016-2021
  • Table 50 Personal Credit Cards Transactions: % Growth 2016-2021
  • Table 51 Credit Cards: Number of Cards by Issuer 2016-2020
  • Table 52 Credit Cards: Number of Cards by Operator 2016-2020
  • Table 53 Credit Cards Payment Transaction Value by Issuer 2016-2020
  • Table 54 Credit Cards Payment Transaction Value by Operator 2016-2020
  • Table 55 Commercial Credit Cards: Number of Cards by Issuer 2016-2020
  • Table 56 Commercial Credit Cards: Number of Cards by Operator 2016-2020
  • Table 57 Commercial Credit Cards Payment Transaction Value by Issuer 2016-2020
  • Table 58 Commercial Credit Cards Payment Transaction Value by Operator 2016-2020
  • Table 59 Personal Credit Cards: Number of Cards by Issuer 2016-2020
  • Table 60 Personal Credit Cards: Number of Cards by Operator 2016-2020
  • Table 61 Personal Credit Cards Payment Transaction Value by Issuer 2016-2020
  • Table 62 Personal Credit Cards Payment Transaction Value by Operator 2016-2020
  • Table 63 Forecast Credit Cards: Number of Cards in Circulation 2021-2026
  • Table 64 Forecast Credit Cards Transactions 2021-2026
  • Table 65 Forecast Credit Cards in Circulation: % Growth 2021-2026
  • Table 66 Forecast Credit Cards Transactions: % Growth 2021-2026
  • Table 67 Forecast Commercial Credit Cards: Number of Cards in Circulation 2021-2026
  • Table 68 Forecast Commercial Credit Cards Transactions 2021-2026
  • Table 69 Forecast Commercial Credit Cards in Circulation: % Growth 2021-2026
  • Table 70 Forecast Commercial Credit Cards Transactions: % Growth 2021-2026
  • Table 71 Forecast Personal Credit Cards: Number of Cards in Circulation 2021-2026
  • Table 72 Forecast Personal Credit Cards Transactions 2021-2026
  • Table 73 Forecast Personal Credit Cards in Circulation: % Growth 2021-2026
  • Table 74 Forecast Personal Credit Cards Transactions: % Growth 2021-2026

CHARGE CARDS IN MOROCCO

KEY DATA FINDINGS

2021 DEVELOPMENTS

  • Charge cards largely confined to affluent consumers who travel abroad regularly
  • Loophole in capital controls makes charge cards attractive to affluent consumers
  • Rolling credit and the absence of interest payments make charge cards appealing

PROSPECTS AND OPPORTUNITIES

  • Return of outbound international travel will boost charge card use
  • Most local consumers will continue to prefer debit cards to charge cards
  • Compatibility of charge cards with Islamic finance principles will remain a key selling point

CATEGORY DATA

  • Table 75 Charge Cards: Number of Cards in Circulation 2016-2021
  • Table 76 Charge Cards Transactions 2016-2021
  • Table 77 Charge Cards in Circulation: % Growth 2016-2021
  • Table 78 Charge Cards Transactions: % Growth 2016-2021
  • Table 79 Commercial Charge Cards: Number of Cards in Circulation 2016-2021
  • Table 80 Commercial Charge Cards Transactions 2016-2021
  • Table 81 Commercial Charge Cards in Circulation: % Growth 2016-2021
  • Table 82 Commercial Charge Cards Transactions: % Growth 2016-2021
  • Table 83 Personal Charge Cards: Number of Cards in Circulation 2016-2021
  • Table 84 Personal Charge Cards Transactions 2016-2021
  • Table 85 Personal Charge Cards in Circulation: % Growth 2016-2021
  • Table 86 Personal Charge Cards Transactions: % Growth 2016-2021
  • Table 87 Charge Cards: Number of Cards by Issuer 2016-2020
  • Table 88 Charge Cards: Number of Cards by Operator 2016-2020
  • Table 89 Charge Cards Payment Transaction Value by Issuer 2016-2020
  • Table 90 Charge Cards Payment Transaction Value by Operator 2016-2020
  • Table 91 Commercial Charge Cards: Number of Cards by Issuer 2016-2020
  • Table 92 Commercial Charge Cards: Number of Cards by Operator 2016-2020
  • Table 93 Commercial Charge Cards Payment Transaction Value by Issuer 2016-2020
  • Table 94 Commercial Charge Cards Payment Transaction Value by Operator 2016-2020
  • Table 95 Personal Charge Cards: Number of Cards by Issuer 2016-2020
  • Table 96 Personal Charge Cards: Number of Cards by Operator 2016-2020
  • Table 97 Personal Charge Cards Transaction Value by Issuer 2016-2020
  • Table 98 Personal Charge Cards Transaction Value by Operator 2016-2020
  • Table 99 Forecast Charge Cards: Number of Cards in Circulation 2021-2026
  • Table 100 Forecast Charge Cards Transactions 2021-2026
  • Table 101 Forecast Charge Cards in Circulation: % Growth 2021-2026
  • Table 102 Forecast Charge Cards Transactions: % Growth 2021-2026
  • Table 103 Forecast Commercial Charge Cards: Number of Cards in Circulation 2021-2026
  • Table 104 Forecast Commercial Charge Cards Transactions 2021-2026
  • Table 105 Forecast Commercial Charge Cards in Circulation: % Growth 2021-2026
  • Table 106 Forecast Commercial Charge Cards Transactions: % Growth 2021-2026
  • Table 107 Forecast Personal Charge Cards: Number of Cards in Circulation 2021-2026
  • Table 108 Forecast Personal Charge Cards Transactions 2021-2026
  • Table 109 Forecast Personal Charge Cards in Circulation: % Growth 2021-2026
  • Table 110 Forecast Personal Charge Cards Transactions: % Growth 2021-2026

PRE-PAID CARDS IN MOROCCO

KEY DATA FINDINGS

2021 DEVELOPMENTS

  • Pre-paid cards continue to lose ground to other types of payment cards
  • Reduced international travel weighs heavily on demand for pre-paid cards
  • Lack of innovation leaves pre-paid cards lumbered with an old-fashioned image

PROSPECTS AND OPPORTUNITIES

  • Decline in transaction value of pre-paid cards will accelerate
  • Widening financial inclusion will undermine demand for pre-paid cards

CATEGORY DATA

  • Table 111 Pre-paid Cards: Number of Cards in Circulation 2016-2021
  • Table 112 Pre-paid Cards Transactions 2016-2021
  • Table 113 Pre-paid Cards in Circulation: % Growth 2016-2021
  • Table 114 Pre-paid Cards Transactions: % Growth 2016-2021
  • Table 115 Closed Loop Pre-paid Cards Transactions 2016-2021
  • Table 116 Closed Loop Pre-paid Cards Transactions: % Growth 2016-2021
  • Table 117 Pre-paid Cards: Number of Cards by Issuer 2016-2020
  • Table 118 Pre-paid Cards: Number of Cards by Operator 2016-2020
  • Table 119 Pre-paid Cards Transaction Value by Issuer 2016-2020
  • Table 120 Pre-paid Cards Transaction Value by Operator 2016-2020
  • Table 121 Closed Loop Pre-paid Cards: Number of Cards by Issuer 2016-2020
  • Table 122 Closed Loop Pre-paid Cards: Number of Cards by Operator 2016-2020
  • Table 123 Closed Loop Pre-paid Cards Transaction Value by Issuer 2016-2020
  • Table 124 Closed Loop Pre-paid Cards Transaction Value by Operator 2016-2020
  • Table 125 Forecast Pre-paid Cards: Number of Cards in Circulation 2021-2026
  • Table 126 Forecast Pre-paid Cards Transactions 2021-2026
  • Table 127 Forecast Pre-paid Cards in Circulation: % Growth 2021-2026
  • Table 128 Forecast Pre-paid Cards Transactions: % Growth 2021-2026
  • Table 129 Forecast Closed Loop Pre-paid Cards Transactions 2021-2026
  • Table 130 Forecast Closed Loop Pre-paid Cards Transactions: % Growth 2021-2026

STORE CARDS IN MOROCCO

KEY DATA FINDINGS

2021 DEVELOPMENTS

  • COVID-19 accelerates decline in the use of store cards
  • Retailers shift away from digital store cards towards e-mail and social media
  • Consumer awareness of store cards remains very low

PROSPECTS AND OPPORTUNITIES

  • Virtual discount vouchers, promotions and loyalty points represent a growing threat to store cards
  • Store cards will face intensifying competition from debit cards
  • Lingering effects of COVID-19 pandemic to continue suppressing store cards' growth

CATEGORY DATA

  • Table 131 Store Cards: Number of Cards in Circulation 2016-2021
  • Table 132 Store Cards Transactions 2016-2021
  • Table 133 Store Cards in Circulation: % Growth 2016-2021
  • Table 134 Store Cards Transactions: % Growth 2016-2021
  • Table 135 Store Cards: Number of Cards by Issuer 2016-2020
  • Table 136 Store Cards: Payment Transaction Value by Issuer 2016-2020
  • Table 137 Forecast Store Cards: Number of Cards in Circulation 2021-2026
  • Table 138 Forecast Store Cards Transactions 2021-2026
  • Table 139 Forecast Store Cards in Circulation: % Growth 2021-2026
  • Table 140 Forecast Store Cards Transactions: % Growth 2021-2026