Republic of Tunisia  | Ministry of Industry and Trade

Mixed companies

Entreprises

The Mixed companies (Industry) is comprised of 615 enterprises having 10 or more employees, of which 389 are totally exporting enterprises.

Sectors TE* OTE* Total %
Manufacture of food products  31  50  81  13.2% 
Manufacture of construction products, ceramic and glass  23  30  4.9% 
Manufacture of mechanicals and basic metals  35  34  69  11.2% 
Manufacture of electric and electronic equipment  48  21  69  11.2% 
Manufacture of chemicals and chemical products  23  57  80  13.0% 
Manufacture of textile and wearing apparel  204  12  216  35.1% 
Manufacture of wood and wood products  16  19  3.1% 
Manufacture of leather and footwear  24  25  4.1% 
Other manufacturing  14  12  26  4.2% 
Total 389   226  615  100% 

Employment

Mixed companies with 10 or more employees account for the employment of 78,183 persons.

Sectors Employment TE* Employment OTE* Total Share
Manufacture of food products  2,036  9,365  11,401  14.6% 
Manufacture of construction products, ceramic and glass  313  4,016  4,329  5.5% 
Manufacture of mechanicals and basic metals  4,596  2,869  7,465  9.5% 
Manufacture of electric and electronic equipment  5,879  2,873  8,752  11.2% 
Manufacture of chemicals and chemical products  3,154  6,648  9,802  12.5% 
Manufacture of textile and wearing apparel  29,570  1,493  31,063  39.7% 
Manufacture of wood and wood products  55  894  949  1.2% 
Manufacture of leather and footwear  2,238  20  2,258  2.9% 
Other manufacturing  876  1,288  2,164  2.8% 
Total 48,717  29,466  78,183  100% 

Partnership

Sectors France Italy Germany Belgium Other
Manufacture of food products  26  17  48 
Manufacture of construction products, ceramic and glass  22 
Manufacture of mechanicals and basic metals  28  19  22 
Manufacture of electric and electronic equipment  27  19  10  16 
Manufacture of chemicals and chemical products  27  16  46 
Manufacture of textile and wearing apparel  76  49  22  35  48 
Manufacture of wood and wood products 
Manufacture of leather and footwear  11 
Other manufacturing  13  11 
Total 214  148  43  46  222 

Breakdown of partnership enterprises by country

France
(214)
Italy
(148)
Germany
(43)
Belgium
(46)
Other
(222)


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