Republic of Tunisia  | Ministry of Industry and Trade

Tunisian industrial indicators


Increase of 2.2% for declared investment in Industry during the 10 months of 2018.

Industrial investment declared during the 10 months of   2017/2018

By sector

10 month 17 10 month 18 Increase
Total Industry 3,000.5 3,065.9 2.2
Manufacture of food products 1,017.4 810.7 -20.3
Manufacture of construction products, ceramic and glass 555.7 509.4 -8.3
Mechanical and Electrical Industries 637.1 716.3 12.4
Chemical industries 213.0 300.4 41.0
Manufacture of textile and wearing apparel 117.9 96.0 -18.6
Manufacture of leather and footwear 8.6 32.6 279.1
Other manufacturing 450.8 600.5 33.2

by object

Creations 1,420.0 1,505.0 6.0
Others 1,580.5 1,560.9 -1.2

By regime

Totally exporting 622.9 1,150.6 84.7
Other than totally exporting 2,377.6 1,915.3 -19.4

By group

5 MD projects and more 1,668.4 2,136.0 28.0
Projects under 5 MD 1,332.1 929.6 -30.2

Investment with foreign participation

636.8 836.2 31.3
Mixed Capital 448.0 308.7 -31.1
Wholly foreign 188.8 527.5 179.4

By region

Eastern 2,048.4 2,117.1 3.4
Western 952.2 948.8 -0.4

Regional development zones

1,414.0 1,522.1 7.6

Exports in millions of dinars

10 month 17 10 month 18 Evol en %
Total Industry 24,916.8 30,062.0 20.6
Manufacture of food products 1,785.9 3,137.6 75.7
Manufacture of construction products, ceramic and glass 402.3 525.3 30.6
Mechanical and Electrical Industries 12,889.5 14,839.3 15.1
Chemical industries 1,893.5 2,009.6 6.1
Manufacture of textile and wearing apparel 5,068.7 5,997.1 18.3
Manufacture of leather and footwear 1,042.4 1,276.3 22.4
Other manufacturing 1,834.5 2,276.8 24.1

Declared investment in services sector during the 10 months of  2017/2018

10 month 17 10 month 18 Evol en %
Total Services 1,499.0 1,156.0 -22.9

By regime

Totally exporting 59.8 64.8 8.3
Other than totally exporting 1,439.2 1,091.2 -24.2

Investment with foreign participation

196.3 124.0 -36.8
Mixed Capital 162.0 99.1 -38.8
Wholly foreign 34.3 24.9 -27.4

By region

East Region 1,232.5 913.1 -25.9
West region 266.5 242.8 -8.9

Services linked to industry

10 month 17 10 month 18 Evol en %
242.5 414.8 71.1
Computer services 53.9 44.2 -18.0
Studies and consulting 23.8 38.2 60.5
Research 26.5 0.6 -97.8
Equipment maintenance 14.3 17.2 20.3
Transport  78.1 279.3 257.6
Professional Training 5.2 10.1 94.2
Industrial land availability 1.1 0.0 -100.0
Other linked services 39.6 25.2 -36.4