PostHeaderIcon Co-operation between Tunisia and The Netherlands

Trade

The Netherlands is our 10th supplier and 8th client

YEAR 2007 2008 2009    
Import            
Export            
Balance            
Cover Rate %            

Values in Million Tunisian Dinars (1 TD ~ 0.74 USD)

Trade structure evolution between 2007- 2009(in million Tunisian Dinars)
1 TD ~ 1 USD

Sector 1997 1998 Variation %
Agriculture 1,6 1,14 -30
Textile 154 191,6 +20,9
Leather & Shoes 2,9 3,2 +9,3
Mechanical & Elect 4,2 7,3 +72,6
Diverse 6 12,6 +111

Industry

The first foreign investing agreement accorded by Tunisian authorities within the
framework of the law 72 - 38 was given to a Dutch company.

Today  76 Dutch companies and joint ventures are operating in Tunisia and  employing 12094 persons.

Sector Investments numbre of companies employees
Mechanical & Electrical 8 041 500 3 415
Textile 14 9976 257 32 5493
Leather & Shoes 1 086 000 5 301
Services 45 000 1 4
Transport 230 000 1 8
Total 24 378 757 42 6221

Values in TD