Republic of Tunisia  | Ministry of Industry, Energy and Mines

Mixed companies

Entreprises

The Mixed companies (Industry) is comprised of 575 enterprises having 10 or more employees, of which 363 are totally exporting enterprises.

Sectors TE* OTE* Total %
Manufacture of food products  30  49  79  13.7% 
Manufacture of construction products, ceramic and glass  26  31  5.4% 
Manufacture of mechanicals and basic metals  35  33  68  11.8% 
Manufacture of electric and electronic equipment  49  19  68  11.8% 
Manufacture of chemicals and chemical products  22  51  73  12.7% 
Manufacture of textile and wearing apparel  189  12  201  35.0% 
Manufacture of wood and wood products  11  1.9% 
Manufacture of leather and footwear  20  21  3.7% 
Other manufacturing  11  12  23  4.0% 
Total 363   212  575  100% 

Employment

Mixed companies with 10 or more employees account for the employment of 80,185 persons.

Sectors Employment TE* Employment OTE* Total Share
Manufacture of food products  2,020  9,710  11,730  14.6% 
Manufacture of construction products, ceramic and glass  137  3,742  3,879  4.8% 
Manufacture of mechanicals and basic metals  4,815  2,977  7,792  9.7% 
Manufacture of electric and electronic equipment  6,370  2,392  8,762  10.9% 
Manufacture of chemicals and chemical products  3,645  7,084  10,729  13.4% 
Manufacture of textile and wearing apparel  30,511  1,532  32,043  40.0% 
Manufacture of wood and wood products  57  636  693  0.9% 
Manufacture of leather and footwear  2,448  15  2,463  3.1% 
Other manufacturing  724  1,370  2,094  2.6% 
Total 50,727  29,458  80,185  100% 

Partnership

Sectors France Italy Germany Belgium Other
Manufacture of food products  26  18  46 
Manufacture of construction products, ceramic and glass  23 
Manufacture of mechanicals and basic metals  28  15  24 
Manufacture of electric and electronic equipment  26  21  16 
Manufacture of chemicals and chemical products  24  12  45 
Manufacture of textile and wearing apparel  71  44  21  30  48 
Manufacture of wood and wood products 
Manufacture of leather and footwear  10 
Other manufacturing  10  10 
Total 196  134  40  42  220 

Breakdown of partnership enterprises by country

France
(196)
Italy
(134)
Germany
(40)
Belgium
(42)
Other
(220)


Source: Agency for the Promotion of Industry and Innovation - December 2020