Republic of Tunisia  | Ministry of Industry and Trade

Tunisian industrial indicators


Increase of 3.9% for declared investment in Industry during the 08 months of 2018.

Industrial investment declared during the 08 months of   2017/2018

By sector

08 month 17 08 month 18 Increase
Total Industry 2,420.5 2,515.1 3.9
Manufacture of food products 892.7 689.0 -22.8
Manufacture of construction products, ceramic and glass 369.0 428.6 16.2
Mechanical and Electrical Industries 493.0 517.4 5.0
Chemical industries 200.1 278.5 39.2
Manufacture of textile and wearing apparel 92.1 77.7 -15.6
Manufacture of leather and footwear 7.9 29.4 272.7
Other manufacturing 365.7 494.4 35.2

by object

Creations 1,124.0 1,317.5 17.2
Others 1,296.5 1,197.7 -7.6

By regime

Totally exporting 513.1 970.5 89.1
Other than totally exporting 1,907.4 1,544.6 -19.0

By group

5 MD projects and more 1,298.8 1,752.5 34.9
Projects under 5 MD 1,121.7 762.6 -32.0

Investment with foreign participation

487.2 737.7 51.4
Mixed Capital 311.2 292.3 -6.1
Wholly foreign 176.0 445.4 153.1

By region

Eastern 1,707.8 1,768.4 3.5
Western 712.7 746.8 4.8

Regional development zones

1,078.1 1,246.2 15.6

Exports in millions of dinars

08 month 17 08 month 18 Evol en %
Total Industry 19,546.7 23,698.6 21.2
Manufacture of food products 1,433.4 2,619.4 82.7
Manufacture of construction products, ceramic and glass 320.0 404.2 26.3
Mechanical and Electrical Industries 10,070.8 11,598.5 15.2
Chemical industries 1,424.5 1,530.5 7.4
Manufacture of textile and wearing apparel 4,058.0 4,780.6 17.8
Manufacture of leather and footwear 828.3 1,017.3 22.8
Other manufacturing 1,411.7 1,748.1 23.8

Declared investment in services sector during the 08 months of  2017/2018

08 month 17 08 month 18 Evol en %
Total Services 1,468.0 991.9 -32.4

By regime

Totally exporting 32.0 57.5 79.6
Other than totally exporting 1,436.0 934.4 -34.9

Investment with foreign participation

155.4 113.1 -27.3
Mixed Capital 125.7 90.7 -27.8
Wholly foreign 29.7 22.4 -24.8

By region

East Region 1,241.9 831.7 -33.0
West region 226.1 160.2 -29.1

Services linked to industry

08 month 17 08 month 18 Evol en %
177.3 287.7 62.3
Computer services 31.3 40.1 28.1
Studies and consulting 193.3 30.0 -84.5
Research 26.3 0.5 -98.1
Equipment maintenance 13.7 16.2 18.2
Transport  65.8 168.7 156.4
Professional Training 4.4 9.0 104.5
Industrial land availability 1.1 0.0 -100.0
Other linked services -158.6 23.2 -114.6