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 351 enterprises employing 10 or more persons. Among the sector enterprises 232 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  16  12  28 
Accumulators and batteries  10 
Lamps, lighting and other electrical equipment  25  31 
Electric distribution and command controls  51  24  75 
Electronic components  67  74 
Office machines and computer equipment 
Emission and transmission equipment 
Industrial processes equipment and controls 
Electrical apparatuses motors and vehicles  14  16 
Home appliances  31  35 
Miscellaneous  20  10  30 

Employment

The Manufacture of electric and electronic equipment sector enterprises employing 10 or more workers account for 92 553 jobs of which 83 815 positions are with wholly exporting enterprises and 8 738 positions are with other than totally exporting.

Activity Employment TE* Employment OTE* Total
Wires, insulated cables and cable bundles  56 259  1 690  57 949 
Home electronics  3 398  412  3 810 
Electrical Motors, generators and transformers  2 867  888  3 755 
Accumulators and batteries  143  830  973 
Lamps, lighting and other electrical equipment  259  1 134  1 393 
Electric distribution and command controls  14 435  1 675  16 110 
Electronic components  14 726  374  15 100 
Office machines and computer equipment  159  159 
Emission and transmission equipment  305  574  879 
Industrial processes equipment and controls  10  127  137 
Electrical apparatuses motors and vehicles  6 524  162  6 686 
Home appliances  107  2 601  2 708 
Miscellaneous  4 866  643  5 509 

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 221 , 151 are 100% foreign owned. 201 are totally exporting enterprises.

reakdown of partnership enterprises by country

France
(86)
Italie
(68)
Allemagne
(39)
Belgique
(3)
Autres
(47)

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