Republic of Tunisia  | Ministry of Industry, Energy and Mines

Tunisian industrial indicators


Increase of 14.9% for declared investment in Industry during the 12 months of 2020.

Industrial investment declared during the 12 months of   2019/2020

By sector

12 month 19 12 month 20 Increase
Total Industry 2,966.3 3,408.6 14.9
Manufacture of food products 702.5 752.3 7.1
Manufacture of construction products, ceramic and glass 455.7 452.0 -0.8
Mechanical and Electrical Industries 810.1 1,224.0 51.1
Chemical industries 419.6 263.6 -37.2
Manufacture of textile and wearing apparel 157.5 161.0 2.2
Manufacture of leather and footwear 29.4 26.1 -11.2
Other manufacturing 391.5 529.6 35.3

by object

Creations 1,444.4 1,958.6 35.6
Others 1,521.9 1,450.0 -4.7

By regime

Totally exporting 941.6 1,050.7 11.6
Other than totally exporting 2,024.7 2,357.9 16.5

By group

5 MD projects and more 1,827.8 2,315.2 26.7
Projects under 5 MD 1,138.5 1,093.4 -4.0

Investment with foreign participation

934.5 1,212.2 29.7
Mixed Capital 493.1 369.4 -25.1
Wholly foreign 441.4 842.8 90.9

By region

Eastern 2,105.4 2,573.3 22.2
Western 860.9 835.3 -3.0

Regional development zones

1,568.6 1,723.8 9.9

Exports in millions of dinars

12 month 19 12 month 20 Evol en %
Total Industry 39,682.6 34,944.0 -11.9
Manufacture of food products 3,068.3 3,781.1 23.2
Manufacture of construction products, ceramic and glass 773.9 615.4 -20.5
Mechanical and Electrical Industries 20,427.7 17,563.1 -14.0
Chemical industries 2,995.1 2,266.0 -24.3
Manufacture of textile and wearing apparel 7,680.9 6,765.1 -11.9
Manufacture of leather and footwear 1,673.0 1,296.5 -22.5
Other manufacturing 3,063.7 2,656.8 -13.3

Declared investment in services sector during the 12 months of  2018/2020

12 month 18 12 month 20 Evol en %
Total Services 869.5 1,179.7 35.7

By regime

Totally exporting 85.5 89.6 4.8
Other than totally exporting 784.0 1,090.2 39.0

Investment with foreign participation

73.4 213.2 190.5
Mixed Capital 40.2 127.6 217.4
Wholly foreign 33.2 85.6 157.8

By region

East Region 703.8 1,064.3 51.2
West region 165.7 115.4 -30.3

Services linked to industry

12 month 19 12 month 20 Evol en %
316.9 366.9 15.8
Studies and consulting 50.1 46.5 -7.2
Professional Training 27.9 19.1 -31.5
Real estate promotion 0.0 0.1 0.0
Environmental preservation 2.5 0.4 -84.0
Computer services 73.6 100.3 36.3
Research 1.5 1.4 -6.7
Transport  112.2 150.0 33.7
Telecommunications 17.4 19.2 10.3
Other linked services 31.7 29.9 -5.7