Republic of Tunisia  | Ministry of Industry and SMEs

Tunisian industrial indicators


Decrease of -18.7% for declared investment in Industry during the 11 months of 2019.

Industrial investment declared during the 11 months of   2018/2019

By sector

11 month 18 11 month 19 Increase
Total Industry 3,250.0 2,642.9 -18.7
Manufacture of food products 894.3 612.1 -31.6
Manufacture of construction products, ceramic and glass 516.0 419.0 -18.8
Mechanical and Electrical Industries 725.7 765.0 5.4
Chemical industries 313.2 363.6 16.1
Manufacture of textile and wearing apparel 104.3 133.5 28.0
Manufacture of leather and footwear 33.2 13.8 -58.4
Other manufacturing 663.2 335.9 -49.4

by object

Creations 1,610.1 1,311.2 -18.6
Others 1,639.9 1,331.7 -18.8

By regime

Totally exporting 1,217.2 867.9 -28.7
Other than totally exporting 2,032.8 1,775.0 -12.7

By group

5 MD projects and more 2,233.0 1,620.3 -27.4
Projects under 5 MD 1,017.0 1,022.6 0.5

Investment with foreign participation

899.7 904.4 0.5
Mixed Capital 367.3 475.2 29.4
Wholly foreign 532.4 429.2 -19.4

By region

Eastern 2,240.2 1,865.4 -16.7
Western 1,009.8 777.5 -23.0

Regional development zones

1,623.1 1,443.3 -11.1

Exports in millions of dinars

11 month 18 11 month 19 Evol en %
Total Industry 33,532.1 36,466.5 8.8
Manufacture of food products 3,410.8 2,716.8 -20.3
Manufacture of construction products, ceramic and glass 592.0 703.7 18.9
Mechanical and Electrical Industries 16,607.8 18,855.8 13.5
Chemical industries 2,268.5 2,737.4 20.7
Manufacture of textile and wearing apparel 6,683.5 7,074.1 5.8
Manufacture of leather and footwear 1,418.4 1,553.2 9.5
Other manufacturing 2,551.1 2,825.5 10.8

Declared investment in services sector during the 11 months of  2018/2019

11 month 18 11 month 19 Evol en %
Total Services 1,201.7 792.6 -34.0

By regime

Totally exporting 77.4 80.2 3.6
Other than totally exporting 1,124.3 712.4 -36.6

Investment with foreign participation

136.1 67.9 -50.1
Mixed Capital 108.5 38.9 -64.1
Wholly foreign 27.6 29.0 5.1

By region

East Region 976.8 641.2 -34.4
West region 225.0 151.4 -32.7

Services linked to industry

11 month 18 11 month 19 Evol en %
438.2 296.8 -32.3
Computer services 47.3 67.7 43.1
Studies and consulting 40.5 45.8 13.1
Research 0.6 1.5 150.0
Equipment maintenance 17.1 7.8 -54.4
Transport  286.2 106.9 -62.6
Professional Training 11.7 27.7 136.8
Industrial land availability 0.0 0.0 0.0
Other linked services 34.8 39.4 13.2