Republic of Tunisia  | Ministry of Industry and Trade

Manufacture of electric and electronic equipment

Sector overview

The  Manufacture of electric and electronic equipment Sector counts some 344 enterprises employing 10 or more persons. Among the sector enterprises 227 are producing for the export market.

Breakdown of enterprises employing 10 or more persons by activity and regime

Activity TE* OTE* Total
Wires, insulated cables and cable bundles  92  10  102 
Home electronics 
Electrical Motors, generators and transformers  15  13  28 
Accumulators and batteries  10 
Lamps, lighting and other electrical equipment  26  31 
Electric distribution and command controls  50  24  74 
Electronic components  64  71 
Office machines and computer equipment 
Emission and transmission equipment 
Industrial processes equipment and controls 
Electrical apparatuses motors and vehicles  13  15 
Home appliances  30  34 
Miscellaneous  19  10  29 

Employment

The Manufacture of electric and electronic equipment sector enterprises employing 10 or more workers account for 95 263 jobs of which 86 404 positions are with wholly exporting enterprises and 8 859 positions are with other than totally exporting.

Activity Employment TE* Employment OTE* Total
Wires, insulated cables and cable bundles  58 772  1 733  60 505 
Home electronics  3 397  400  3 797 
Electrical Motors, generators and transformers  2 622  859  3 481 
Accumulators and batteries  138  843  981 
Lamps, lighting and other electrical equipment  184  1 145  1 329 
Electric distribution and command controls  13 079  1 657  14 736 
Electronic components  14 562  370  14 932 
Office machines and computer equipment  149  149 
Emission and transmission equipment  390  651  1 041 
Industrial processes equipment and controls  10  127  137 
Electrical apparatuses motors and vehicles  6 444  162  6 606 
Home appliances  99  2 602  2 701 
Miscellaneous  4 939  631  5 570 

Exports / Imports

For further information, please click the link below:  National Institute of Statistics

Development perspectives

The Center for Studies and Industrial Prospects (CEPI) has identified more than 100 project ideas and 9 professional files.

Partnership

The total number of enterprises with foreign participation is 216 , 149 are 100% foreign owned. 196 are totally exporting enterprises.

reakdown of partnership enterprises by country

France
(83)
Italie
(66)
Allemagne
(40)
Belgique
(2)
Autres
(45)

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