Republic of Tunisia  | Ministry of Industry and Trade

Other manufacturing

Sector overview

The  Other manufacturing Sector counts some 290 enterprises employing 10 or more persons. Among the sector enterprises 76 are producing for the export market.

Breakdown of enterprises employing 10 or more persons by activity and regime

Activity TE* OTE* Total
Paper pulp, paper and cartons 
Articles in paper or carton  16  104  120 
Publishing  33  34 
Printing  13  82  95 
Toys and Games 
Other diverse Industries  42  38  80 

Employment

The Other manufacturing sector enterprises employing 10 or more workers account for 21 829 jobs of which 8 133 positions are with wholly exporting enterprises and 13 696 positions are with other than totally exporting.

Activity Employment TE* Employment OTE* Total
Paper pulp, paper and cartons  55  1 573  1 628 
Articles in paper or carton  1 077  7 331  8 408 
Publishing  48  2 102  2 150 
Printing  732  3 811  4 543 
Toys and Games  2 969  10  2 979 
Other diverse Industries  3 244  1 316  4 560 

Exports / Imports

For further information, please click the link below:  National Institute of Statistics

Development perspectives

The Center for Studies and Industrial Prospects (CEPI) has identified more than 50 project ideas and 4 professional files.

Partnership

The total number of enterprises with foreign participation is 71 , 45 are 100% foreign owned. 55 are totally exporting enterprises.

reakdown of partnership enterprises by country

France
(33)
Italie
(11)
Allemagne
(3)
Belgique
(8)
Autres
(28)

Source: Agency for the Promotion of Industry and Innovation - Décembre 2018