Republic of Tunisia  | Ministry of Industry and SMEs

Other manufacturing

Sector overview

The  Other manufacturing Sector counts some 284 enterprises employing 10 or more persons. Among the sector enterprises 72 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  17  102  119 
Publishing  31  32 
Printing  10  80  90 
Toys and Games 
Other diverse Industries  41  39  80 

Employment

The Other manufacturing sector enterprises employing 10 or more workers account for 22 149 jobs of which 8 596 positions are with wholly exporting enterprises and 13 553 positions are with other than totally exporting.

Activity Employment TE* Employment OTE* Total
Paper pulp, paper and cartons  50  1 601  1 651 
Articles in paper or carton  1 395  7 355  8 750 
Publishing  48  2 042  2 090 
Printing  663  3 580  4 243 
Toys and Games  3 360  10  3 370 
Other diverse Industries  3 090  1 407  4 497 

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 67 , 44 are 100% foreign owned. 51 are totally exporting enterprises.

reakdown of partnership enterprises by country

France
(29)
Italie
(11)
Allemagne
(3)
Belgique
(7)
Autres
(27)

Source: Agency for the Promotion of Industry and Innovation - January 2020