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 346 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  12  27 
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  31  35 
Miscellaneous  19  10  29 

Employment

The Manufacture of electric and electronic equipment sector enterprises employing 10 or more workers account for 92 778 jobs of which 83 996 positions are with wholly exporting enterprises and 8 782 positions are with other than totally exporting.

Activity Employment TE* Employment OTE* Total
Wires, insulated cables and cable bundles  56 469  1 694  58 163 
Home electronics  3 398  400  3 798 
Electrical Motors, generators and transformers  2 583  849  3 432 
Accumulators and batteries  138  769  907 
Lamps, lighting and other electrical equipment  184  1 150  1 334 
Electric distribution and command controls  12 608  1 669  14 277 
Electronic components  14 622  374  14 996 
Office machines and computer equipment  159  159 
Emission and transmission equipment  305  651  956 
Industrial processes equipment and controls  10  127  137 
Electrical apparatuses motors and vehicles  6 194  162  6 356 
Home appliances  99  2 607  2 706 
Miscellaneous  4 914  631  5 545 

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 , 148 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 - June 2018