Republic of Tunisia  | Ministry of Industry and SMEs

Tunisian industrial indicators


Decrease of -21.8% for declared investment in Industry during the 09 months of 2019.

Industrial investment declared during the 09 months of   2018/2019

By sector

09 month 18 09 month 19 Increase
Total Industry 2,763.8 2,161.4 -21.8
Manufacture of food products 753.9 517.2 -31.4
Manufacture of construction products, ceramic and glass 446.2 360.9 -19.1
Mechanical and Electrical Industries 604.1 604.2 0.0
Chemical industries 289.7 292.7 1.0
Manufacture of textile and wearing apparel 83.8 115.6 37.9
Manufacture of leather and footwear 32.1 7.4 -76.9
Other manufacturing 554.0 263.4 -52.5

by object

Creations 1,454.6 1,036.6 -28.7
Others 1,309.2 1,124.8 -14.1

By regime

Totally exporting 1,069.4 680.3 -36.4
Other than totally exporting 1,694.4 1,481.1 -12.6

By group

5 MD projects and more 1,927.6 1,336.8 -30.6
Projects under 5 MD 836.2 824.6 -1.4

Investment with foreign participation

840.9 739.4 -12.1
Mixed Capital 330.2 419.6 27.1
Wholly foreign 510.7 319.8 -37.4

By region

Eastern 1,912.0 1,514.0 -20.8
Western 851.8 647.4 -24.0

Regional development zones

1,385.1 1,220.0 -11.9

Exports in millions of dinars

09 month 18 09 month 19 Evol en %
Total Industry 26,652.5 29,544.3 10.9
Manufacture of food products 2,864.6 2,266.7 -20.9
Manufacture of construction products, ceramic and glass 466.1 575.0 23.4
Mechanical and Electrical Industries 13,079.2 15,162.7 15.9
Chemical industries 1,741.9 2,211.3 26.9
Manufacture of textile and wearing apparel 5,355.7 5,756.1 7.5
Manufacture of leather and footwear 1,148.8 1,286.2 12.0
Other manufacturing 1,996.2 2,286.3 14.5

Declared investment in services sector during the 09 months of  2018/2019

09 month 18 09 month 19 Evol en %
Total Services 1,037.6 674.2 -35.0

By regime

Totally exporting 61.3 70.9 15.7
Other than totally exporting 976.3 603.3 -38.2

Investment with foreign participation

116.6 55.4 -52.5
Mixed Capital 93.0 30.8 -66.9
Wholly foreign 23.6 24.6 4.2

By region

East Region 858.3 544.4 -36.6
West region 179.2 129.8 -27.5

Services linked to industry

09 month 18 09 month 19 Evol en %
397.2 243.7 -38.6
Computer services 43.1 60.4 40.1
Studies and consulting 34.2 23.7 -30.7
Research 0.6 1.1 80.5
Equipment maintenance 16.4 6.7 -59.1
Transport  269.7 97.4 -63.9
Professional Training 13.8 9.4 -31.9
Industrial land availability 0.0 0.0 0.0
Other linked services 19.4 45.0 132.0