Republic of Tunisia  | Ministry of Industry and Trade

Mixed companies

Entreprises

The Mixed companies (Industry) is comprised of 619 enterprises having 10 or more employees, of which 395 are totally exporting enterprises.

Sectors TE* OTE* Total %
Manufacture of food products  31  50  81  13.1% 
Manufacture of construction products, ceramic and glass  23  30  4.8% 
Manufacture of mechanicals and basic metals  34  33  67  10.8% 
Manufacture of electric and electronic equipment  49  20  69  11.1% 
Manufacture of chemicals and chemical products  23  57  80  12.9% 
Manufacture of textile and wearing apparel  212  11  223  36.0% 
Manufacture of wood and wood products  16  18  2.9% 
Manufacture of leather and footwear  23  24  3.9% 
Other manufacturing  14  13  27  4.4% 
Total 395   224  619  100% 

Employment

Mixed companies with 10 or more employees account for the employment of 76,906 persons.

Sectors Employment TE* Employment OTE* Total Share
Manufacture of food products  2,046  9,617  11,663  15.2% 
Manufacture of construction products, ceramic and glass  318  3,957  4,275  5.6% 
Manufacture of mechanicals and basic metals  3,629  2,862  6,491  8.4% 
Manufacture of electric and electronic equipment  6,596  2,660  9,256  12.0% 
Manufacture of chemicals and chemical products  2,954  6,658  9,612  12.5% 
Manufacture of textile and wearing apparel  29,570  792  30,362  39.5% 
Manufacture of wood and wood products  33  898  931  1.2% 
Manufacture of leather and footwear  2,083  20  2,103  2.7% 
Other manufacturing  670  1,543  2,213  2.9% 
Total 47,899  29,007  76,906  100% 

Partnership

Sectors France Italy Germany Belgium Other
Manufacture of food products  26  17  48 
Manufacture of construction products, ceramic and glass  23 
Manufacture of mechanicals and basic metals  27  18  22 
Manufacture of electric and electronic equipment  28  19  10  16 
Manufacture of chemicals and chemical products  27  17  47 
Manufacture of textile and wearing apparel  75  52  23  35  51 
Manufacture of wood and wood products 
Manufacture of leather and footwear  10 
Other manufacturing  14  11 
Total 214  150  44  46  226 

Breakdown of partnership enterprises by country

France
(214)
Italy
(150)
Germany
(44)
Belgium
(46)
Other
(226)


Source: Agency for the Promotion of Industry and Innovation - March 2018