Republic of Tunisia  | Ministry of Industry and Trade

Mixed companies

Entreprises

The Mixed companies (Industry) is comprised of 618 enterprises having 10 or more employees, of which 394 are totally exporting enterprises.

Sectors TE* OTE* Total %
Manufacture of food products  31  51  82  13.3% 
Manufacture of construction products, ceramic and glass  23  29  4.7% 
Manufacture of mechanicals and basic metals  34  31  65  10.5% 
Manufacture of electric and electronic equipment  51  20  71  11.5% 
Manufacture of chemicals and chemical products  21  57  78  12.6% 
Manufacture of textile and wearing apparel  212  13  225  36.4% 
Manufacture of wood and wood products  15  17  2.8% 
Manufacture of leather and footwear  23  24  3.9% 
Other manufacturing  14  13  27  4.4% 
Total 394   224  618  100% 

Employment

Mixed companies with 10 or more employees account for the employment of 76,334 persons.

Sectors Employment TE* Employment OTE* Total Share
Manufacture of food products  2,097  9,592  11,689  15.3% 
Manufacture of construction products, ceramic and glass  168  3,987  4,155  5.4% 
Manufacture of mechanicals and basic metals  3,203  2,843  6,046  7.9% 
Manufacture of electric and electronic equipment  6,602  2,729  9,331  12.2% 
Manufacture of chemicals and chemical products  2,876  6,646  9,522  12.5% 
Manufacture of textile and wearing apparel  29,391  974  30,365  39.8% 
Manufacture of wood and wood products  46  882  928  1.2% 
Manufacture of leather and footwear  2,083  20  2,103  2.8% 
Other manufacturing  647  1,548  2,195  2.9% 
Total 47,113  29,221  76,334  100% 

Partnership

Sectors France Italy Germany Belgium Other
Manufacture of food products  27  17  48 
Manufacture of construction products, ceramic and glass  22 
Manufacture of mechanicals and basic metals  27  18  21 
Manufacture of electric and electronic equipment  31  19  10  16 
Manufacture of chemicals and chemical products  27  16  46 
Manufacture of textile and wearing apparel  75  52  22  36  52 
Manufacture of wood and wood products 
Manufacture of leather and footwear  10 
Other manufacturing  14  11 
Total 217  149  42  47  224 

Breakdown of partnership enterprises by country

France
(217)
Italy
(149)
Germany
(42)
Belgium
(47)
Other
(224)


Source: Agency for the Promotion of Industry and Innovation - December 2017