Republic of Tunisia  | Ministry of Industry and Trade

Tunisian industrial indicators


Decrease of 2.2% for declared investment in Industry during the 11 months of 2018.

Industrial investment declared during the 11 months of   2017/2018

By sector

11 month 17 11 month 18 Increase
Total Industry 3,291.0 3,219.1 -2.2
Manufacture of food products 1,083.4 894.2 -17.5
Manufacture of construction products, ceramic and glass 610.1 516.0 -15.4
Mechanical and Electrical Industries 663.5 725.7 9.4
Chemical industries 257.3 313.0 21.6
Manufacture of textile and wearing apparel 200.6 104.3 -48.0
Manufacture of leather and footwear 11.0 33.2 202.2
Other manufacturing 465.1 632.7 36.0

by object

Creations 1,579.4 1,579.2 0.0
Others 1,711.6 1,639.9 -4.2

By regime

Totally exporting 674.7 1,217.2 80.4
Other than totally exporting 2,616.3 2,001.9 -23.5

By group

5 MD projects and more 1,871.0 2,202.5 17.7
Projects under 5 MD 1,420.0 1,016.6 -28.4

Investment with foreign participation

659.1 869.4 31.9
Mixed Capital 453.4 338.7 -25.3
Wholly foreign 205.7 530.7 158.0

By region

Eastern 2,261.4 2,239.8 -1.0
Western 1,029.6 979.3 -4.9

Regional development zones

1,592.0 1,592.9 0.1

Exports in millions of dinars

11 month 17 11 month 18 Evol en %
Total Industry 28,065.0 33,532.1 19.5
Manufacture of food products 2,042.1 3,410.8 67.0
Manufacture of construction products, ceramic and glass 448.2 592.0 32.1
Mechanical and Electrical Industries 14,511.7 16,607.8 14.4
Chemical industries 2,117.4 2,268.5 7.1
Manufacture of textile and wearing apparel 5,687.7 6,683.5 17.5
Manufacture of leather and footwear 1,167.9 1,418.4 21.4
Other manufacturing 2,090.0 2,551.1 22.1

Declared investment in services sector during the 11 months of  2017/2018

11 month 17 11 month 18 Evol en %
Total Services 1,571.4 1,231.4 -21.6

By regime

Totally exporting 62.5 77.4 23.8
Other than totally exporting 1,508.9 1,154.0 -23.5

Investment with foreign participation

200.6 136.0 -32.2
Mixed Capital 164.8 108.5 -34.2
Wholly foreign 35.8 27.5 -23.1

By region

East Region 1,292.3 976.2 -24.5
West region 279.1 255.1 -8.6

Services linked to industry

10 month 17 10 month 18 Evol en %
270.4 438.2 62.1
Computer services 60.3 47.3 -21.6
Studies and consulting 26.4 40.5 53.4
Research 26.5 0.6 -97.8
Equipment maintenance 14.8 17.1 15.5
Transport  95.3 286.2 200.3
Professional Training 5.5 11.7 112.7
Industrial land availability 1.1 0.0 -100.0
Other linked services 40.5 34.8 -14.0