Republic of Tunisia  | Ministry of Industry and Trade

Other manufacturing

Sector overview

The  Other manufacturing Sector counts some 291 enterprises employing 10 or more persons. Among the sector enterprises 75 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  16  105  121 
Publishing  33  34 
Printing  13  83  96 
Toys and Games 
Other diverse Industries  43  38  81 

Employment

The Other manufacturing sector enterprises employing 10 or more workers account for 20 529 jobs of which 6 797 positions are with wholly exporting enterprises and 13 732 positions are with other than totally exporting.

Activity Employment TE* Employment OTE* Total
Paper pulp, paper and cartons  55  1 573  1 628 
Articles in paper or carton  949  7 238  8 187 
Publishing  48  2 149  2 197 
Printing  639  3 879  4 518 
Toys and Games  1 969  10  1 979 
Other diverse Industries  3 192  1 344  4 536 

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 71 , 45 are 100% foreign owned. 55 are totally exporting enterprises.

reakdown of partnership enterprises by country

France
(32)
Italie
(11)
Allemagne
(3)
Belgique
(8)
Autres
(29)

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