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The leather and footwear industry in Tunisia consists of:

  • 238 companies (10 or more jobs) employing over 24,880 people,

  • 175 totally exporting companies and more than 114 companies with foreign share-holding,

  • More than TND 720 million of exports value in during the eight months of 2016,

  • FDI flows in 2015: TND 6.2 million representing 13 projects and 230 jobs,

  • 144 foreign or mixed capital companies employing over 19,500 people by the end of 2015.

  • Footwear, stems and accessories are the first products exported by Tunisia,
  • The European Union is the 1st partner of Tunisia in the sector in terms of investment and trade.

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Manufacture of leather and footwear

Manufacture of leather and footwear

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