Republic of Tunisia  | Ministry of Industry and SMEs

Tunisian industrial indicators


Increase of 9.2% for declared investment in Industry during the 06 months of 2020.

Industrial investment declared during the 06 months of   2019/2020

By sector

06 month 19 06 month 20 Increase
Total Industry 1,509.5 1,648.2 9.2
Manufacture of food products 414.9 295.7 -28.7
Manufacture of construction products, ceramic and glass 205.3 244.4 19.0
Mechanical and Electrical Industries 454.4 672.5 48.0
Chemical industries 171.2 96.1 -43.9
Manufacture of textile and wearing apparel 89.6 81.5 -9.0
Manufacture of leather and footwear 2.9 19.4 569.0
Other manufacturing 171.2 238.6 39.4

by object

Creations 691.1 850.7 23.1
Others 818.4 797.5 -2.6

By regime

Totally exporting 435.7 397.2 -8.8
Other than totally exporting 1,073.8 1,251.0 16.5

By group

5 MD projects and more 916.7 1,259.1 37.4
Projects under 5 MD 592.8 389.1 -34.4

Investment with foreign participation

487.5 678.5 39.2
Mixed Capital 272.0 161.3 -40.7
Wholly foreign 215.5 517.2 140.0

By region

Eastern 1,086.2 1,200.1 10.5
Western 423.3 448.1 5.9

Regional development zones

835.3 854.7 2.3

Exports in millions of dinars

06 month 19 06 month 20 Evol en %
Total Industry 20,602.8 16,082.6 -21.9
Manufacture of food products 1,663.2 2,084.0 25.3
Manufacture of construction products, ceramic and glass 384.3 274.6 -28.5
Mechanical and Electrical Industries 10,535.7 7,646.4 -27.4
Chemical industries 1,447.0 1,266.9 -12.4
Manufacture of textile and wearing apparel 4,105.3 3,040.1 -25.9
Manufacture of leather and footwear 889.7 580.9 -34.7
Other manufacturing 1,577.6 1,189.7 -24.6

Declared investment in services sector during the 06 months of  2018/2020

06 month 18 06 month 20 Evol en %
Total Services 459.8 441.5 -4.0

By regime

Totally exporting 41.3 9.8 -76.3
Other than totally exporting 418.5 431.7 3.2

Investment with foreign participation

28.2 92.2 227.0
Mixed Capital 10.7 80.4 651.4
Wholly foreign 17.5 11.8 -32.6

By region

East Region 361.1 393.6 9.0
West region 98.7 47.9 -51.5

Services linked to industry

06 month 19 06 month 20 Evol en %
158.5 138.8 -12.4
Computer services 13.4 15.9 18.7
Studies and consulting 20.6 4.6 -77.7
Research 2.4 0.2 -91.7
Equipment maintenance 30.7 30.1 -2.0
Transport  0.1 0.0 -100.0
Professional Training 64.9 63.7 -1.8
Industrial land availability 13.8 16.4 18.8
Other linked services 12.6 7.9 -37.3