Mechanical and metal works industries
The mechanical automotive components and accessories branch in Tunisia groups the following activities: equipment for motors, exhaust/ transmission/steering/suspension/braking components, equipment for bodywork (internal and external) and parts in rubber and plastic.
Foundry and mechanical machining are two activities which belong to the Mechanical and Metallurgical Industries (IMM). The study has focused on foundry products in the first place; as for machining, it is addressed as an activity upstream of foundry.
Brief n°20 : Metallic Construction branch
The “Metallic Construction” branch in Tunisia is divided into two broad sets: major projects (boiler-making and industrial metallic frameworks), and industrial products manufactured in more or less large series, such as industrial bodywork and gas bottles.
Brief n°9 : Strategic positioning study of the automobile components branch
Automobiles have on average 2000 meters of cables. Cabling represents 6 % of the price of the vehicles. Vehicle constructors have out-sourced this activity to equipment manufacturers. In Tunisia, the vehicle cable harnesses branch is part of the automobile components sector.