Republic of Tunisia  | Ministry of Industry and Trade

Tunisian industrial indicators


Decrease of 35.5% for declared investment in Industry during the 03 months of 2018.

Industrial investment declared during the 03 months of   2017/2018

By sector

03 month 17 03 month 18 Increase
Total Industry 1,428.8 922.0 -35.5
Manufacture of food products 419.6 294.7 -29.8
Manufacture of construction products, ceramic and glass 198.0 168.4 -14.9
Mechanical and Electrical Industries 365.7 111.3 -69.6
Chemical industries 145.9 67.9 -53.5
Manufacture of textile and wearing apparel 46.9 30.8 -34.3
Manufacture of leather and footwear 5.5 7.4 34.5
Other manufacturing 247.2 241.5 -2.3

by object

Creations 443.5 461.8 4.1
Others 985.3 460.2 -53.3

By regime

Totally exporting 290.9 269.2 -7.5
Other than totally exporting 1,137.9 652.8 -42.6

By group

5 MD projects and more 835.4 586.3 -29.8
Projects under 5 MD 593.4 335.7 -43.4

Investment with foreign participation

325.9 229.3 -29.6
Mixed Capital 195.8 83.6 -57.3
Wholly foreign 130.1 145.7 12.0

By region

Eastern 1,180.0 657.1 -44.3
Western 248.8 264.9 6.5

Regional development zones

496.3 498.2 0.4

Exports in millions of dinars

03 month 17 03 month 18 Evol en %
Total Industry 6,937.7 9,116.1 31.4
Manufacture of food products 527.0 1,173.0 122.6
Manufacture of construction products, ceramic and glass 113.2 147.4 30.2
Mechanical and Electrical Industries 3,494.9 4,424.6 26.6
Chemical industries 493.6 427.2 -13.5
Manufacture of textile and wearing apparel 1,494.3 1,877.3 25.6
Manufacture of leather and footwear 308.3 405.9 31.7
Other manufacturing 506.4 660.7 30.5

Declared investment in services sector during the 03 months of  2017/2018

03 month 17 03 month 18 Evol en %
Total Services 693.6 309.0 -55.4

By regime

Totally exporting 15.9 20.0 25.6
Other than totally exporting 677.7 289.0 -57.4

Investment with foreign participation

35.3 32.4 -8.2
Mixed Capital 17.4 26.6 52.9
Wholly foreign 17.9 5.8 -67.6

By region

East Region 609.4 239.3 -60.7
West region 84.2 69.7 -17.2

Services linked to industry

03 month 17 03 month 18 Evol en %
81.8 71.3 -12.9
Computer services 20.8 8.8 -57.7
Studies and consulting 12.5 10.9 -12.8
Research 0.6 0.3 -56.0
Equipment maintenance 7.2 10.3 42.6
Transport  27.2 26.1 -4.3
Professional Training 2.5 1.5 -41.0
Industrial land availability 0.5 0.0 -100.0
Other linked services 10.5 13.5 29.0