Republic of Tunisia  | Ministry of Industry and Trade

Other manufacturing

Sector overview

The  Other manufacturing Sector counts some 295 enterprises employing 10 or more persons. Among the sector enterprises 77 are producing for the export market.

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

Activity TE* OTE* Total
Paper pulp, paper and cartons 
Articles in paper or carton  15  105  120 
Publishing  32  33 
Printing  13  83  96 
Toys and Games 
Other diverse Industries  45  39  84 

Employment

The Other manufacturing sector enterprises employing 10 or more workers account for 20 095 jobs of which 5 973 positions are with wholly exporting enterprises and 14 122 positions are with other than totally exporting.

Activity Employment TE* Employment OTE* Total
Paper pulp, paper and cartons  32  1 567  1 599 
Articles in paper or carton  631  7 468  8 099 
Publishing  48  2 130  2 178 
Printing  643  4 010  4 653 
Toys and Games  1 458  10  1 468 
Other diverse Industries  3 216  1 337  4 553 

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 50 project ideas and 4 professional files.

Partnership

The total number of enterprises with foreign participation is 74 , 47 are 100% foreign owned. 56 are totally exporting enterprises.

reakdown of partnership enterprises by country

France
(32)
Italie
(11)
Allemagne
(4)
Belgique
(8)
Autres
(29)

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