Republic of Tunisia  | Ministry of Industry and SMEs

Tunisian industrial indicators


Increase of 0.3% for declared investment in Industry during the 12 months of 2018.

Industrial investment declared during the 12 months of   2017/2018

By sector

12 month 17 12 month 18 Increase
Total Industry 3,526.6 3,537.1 0.3
Manufacture of food products 1,188.3 1,034.1 -13.0
Manufacture of construction products, ceramic and glass 621.5 548.5 -11.8
Mechanical and Electrical Industries 692.2 817.9 18.2
Chemical industries 309.5 343.9 11.1
Manufacture of textile and wearing apparel 216.3 109.9 -49.2
Manufacture of leather and footwear 11.7 34.0 191.2
Other manufacturing 487.0 648.8 33.2

by object

Creations 1,671.0 1,774.6 6.2
Others 1,855.5 1,762.5 -5.0

By regime

Totally exporting 747.1 1,338.0 79.1
Other than totally exporting 2,779.5 2,199.1 -20.9

By group

5 MD projects and more 2,021.2 2,415.9 19.5
Projects under 5 MD 1,505.4 1,121.2 -25.5

Investment with foreign participation

682.8 948.8 39.0
Mixed Capital 468.6 354.6 -24.3
Wholly foreign 214.2 594.2 177.4

By region

Eastern 2,413.4 2,473.1 2.5
Western 1,113.2 1,064.1 -4.4

Regional development zones

1,703.6 1,725.6 1.3

Exports in millions of dinars

12 month 17 12 month 18 Evol en %
Total Industry 31,083.6 36,994.5 19.0
Manufacture of food products 2,489.3 3,840.3 54.3
Manufacture of construction products, ceramic and glass 493.4 654.1 32.6
Mechanical and Electrical Industries 15,954.2 18,196.5 14.1
Chemical industries 2,296.5 2,523.7 9.9
Manufacture of textile and wearing apparel 6,280.7 7,396.6 17.8
Manufacture of leather and footwear 1,284.1 1,575.7 22.7
Other manufacturing 2,285.4 2,807.6 22.8

Declared investment in services sector during the 12 months of  2017/2018

12 month 17 12 month 18 Evol en %
Total Services 1,696.4 1,410.2 -16.9

By regime

Totally exporting 74.1 81.5 9.9
Other than totally exporting 1,622.3 1,328.7 -18.1

Investment with foreign participation

236.3 138.7 -41.3
Mixed Capital 196.3 109.5 -44.2
Wholly foreign 40.0 29.2 -26.9

By region

East Region 1,391.2 1,141.6 -17.9
West region 305.2 268.6 -12.0

Services linked to industry

12 month 17 12 month 18 Evol en %
306.8 533.2 73.8
Computer services 70.2 57.1 -18.7
Studies and consulting 31.1 50.1 61.1
Research 26.5 0.6 -97.6
Equipment maintenance 16.6 18.1 9.0
Transport  109.8 303.1 176.0
Professional Training 10.5 12.3 17.1
Industrial land availability 1.1 55.0 4,900.0
Other linked services 41.0 36.9 -10.0