Republic of Tunisia  | Ministry of Industry and Trade

Tunisian industrial indicators


Decrease of 12.8% for declared investment in Industry during the 05 months of 2018.

Industrial investment declared during the 05 months of   2017/2018

By sector

05 month 17 05 month 18 Increase
Total Industry 1,823.5 1,590.4 -12.8
Manufacture of food products 616.7 471.4 -23.6
Manufacture of construction products, ceramic and glass 234.6 305.7 30.3
Mechanical and Electrical Industries 415.4 189.4 -54.4
Chemical industries 191.7 187.4 -2.2
Manufacture of textile and wearing apparel 70.2 53.1 -24.4
Manufacture of leather and footwear 5.7 27.3 378.9
Other manufacturing 289.2 356.1 23.1

by object

Creations 708.6 886.1 25.0
Others 1,114.9 704.3 -36.8

By regime

Totally exporting 366.6 407.4 11.1
Other than totally exporting 1,456.9 1,183.0 -18.8

By group

5 MD projects and more 1,006.9 1,052.8 4.6
Projects under 5 MD 816.6 537.6 -34.2

Investment with foreign participation

389.0 317.3 -18.4
Mixed Capital 231.4 143.5 -38.0
Wholly foreign 157.6 173.8 10.3

By region

Eastern 1,345.9 1,075.7 -20.1
Western 477.6 514.7 7.8

Regional development zones

746.0 889.9 19.3

Exports in millions of dinars

05 month 17 05 month 18 Evol en %
Total Industry 12,009.4 15,230.1 26.8
Manufacture of food products 899.6 1,909.8 112.3
Manufacture of construction products, ceramic and glass 201.2 273.6 36.0
Mechanical and Electrical Industries 6,203.7 7,413.9 19.5
Chemical industries 818.9 812.8 -0.7
Manufacture of textile and wearing apparel 2,496.4 3,052.7 22.3
Manufacture of leather and footwear 507.3 643.7 26.9
Other manufacturing 882.3 1,123.6 27.3

Declared investment in services sector during the 05 months of  2017/2018

05 month 17 05 month 18 Evol en %
Total Services 998.9 580.3 -41.9

By regime

Totally exporting 22.5 44.6 98.2
Other than totally exporting 976.4 535.7 -45.1

Investment with foreign participation

127.1 97.8 -23.1
Mixed Capital 107.5 78.5 -27.0
Wholly foreign 19.6 19.3 -1.6

By region

East Region 865.0 461.3 -46.7
West region 133.9 119.0 -11.2

Services linked to industry

05 month 17 05 month 18 Evol en %
129.3 144.5 11.8
Computer services 25.1 29.7 18.3
Studies and consulting 15.0 23.1 54.0
Research 26.3 0.6 -97.9
Equipment maintenance 9.6 12.2 27.1
Transport  36.5 53.6 46.8
Professional Training 3.0 7.7 156.7
Industrial land availability 0.5 0.0 -100.0
Other linked services 13.3 17.7 33.1