Industrial production in Tunisia fell 3.3 percent year-on-year in October 2019, following a 3.8 percent decline in the previous month. It was the fourteenth consecutive month of downturn in industrial activity, led by energy (-11.7 percent vs -13.8 percent in September) and manufacturing (-1.7 percent vs -1.2 percent). Meanwhile, mining output continued to advance solidly overall despite easing (51.4 percent vs 53.7 percent). On a monthly basis, industrial output increased 1.7 percent, after a 4.4 percent rise in the prior month.

Industrial Production in Tunisia averaged 0.59 percent from 2001 until 2019, reaching an all time high of 16.50 percent in February of 2012 and a record low of -17.70 percent in February of 2011. This page provides - Tunisia Industrial Production - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news.

Industrial Production in Tunisia is expected to be -1.40 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Industrial Production in Tunisia to stand at -4.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Tunisia Industrial Production is projected to trend around 0.30 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.


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Tunisia Industrial Production

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-3.30 -3.80 16.50 -17.70 2001 - 2019 percent Monthly
2010=100, NSA

Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2019-10-08 02:55 PM Jul -3% -4.3% -2.7%
2019-11-12 02:10 PM Ago -4.3% -2.8% -4.5%
2019-11-29 02:40 PM Sep -3.8% -4.4% -3.2%
2019-12-30 02:10 PM Oct -3.3% -3.8% -1.4%
2020-02-14 03:15 PM Nov -3.3% -2.6%


News Stream
2019-11-29
Tunisia Industrial Output Falls for 13th Month
Industrial production in Tunisia declined 3.8 percent year-on-year in September 2019, following an upwardly revised 4.4 percent fall in the previous month. It was the thirteenth consecutive month of downturn in industrial activity, led by energy (-13.8 percent vs -10.2 percent in August) and manufacturing (-1.2 percent vs -2.2 percent). In contrast, output growth picked up for mining & quarrying (60.2 percent vs 0.6 percent), boosted by chemicals and natural fertilizers (60.2 percent vs -0.3 percent). On a monthly basis, industrial production rose 4.4 percent, after falling 10.5 percent in the previous month.

2019-11-12
Tunisia Industrial Output Shrinks for 12th Month
Industrial production in Tunisia fell 4.3 percent year-on-year in August 2019, following a downwardly revised 2.8 percent decline in the previous month. It was the twelfth consecutive month of downturn in industrial activity, led by energy (-10.3 percent vs -13 percent in July) and manufacturing (-2.1 percent vs 1.4 percent). In contrast, output rebounded for mining & quarrying (0.6 percent vs -28.6 percent), namely the extraction of salt (26.6 percent vs -3.2 percent). On a monthly basis, industrial production tumbled 10.5 percent, after rising 6.2 percent in the preceding month.

2019-10-08
Tunisia Industrial Output Falls for 11th Month
Industrial production in Tunisia declined 3.0 percent from a year earlier in July 2019, after shrinking 4.3 percent in the previous month. This was the eleventh straight month of downturn in industrial activity, led by mining & quarrying (-36.5 percent vs 26.9 percent in June), namely minerals for the chemical industry and natural fertilizers (-39.2 percent vs 35.3 percent) and energy output (-13.1 percent vs -13.2 percent), in particular coke and refined petroleum products (-77.7 percent vs -66.7 percent) and crude oil, natural gas and bituminous products (-6.8 percent vs -9.9 percent). In contrast, production rebounded slightly for manufacturing (1.3 percent vs -1.8 percent), boosted by mechanical & electrical products (2.2 percent vs -2.5 percent). On a monthly basis, industrial production rose 6.2 percent, the most in nearly two years, after increasing 0.2 percent in the previous month.

2019-08-23
Tunisia Industrial Output Shrinks for 10th Month
Industrial production in Tunisia slid 4.3 percent from a year earlier in June 2019, following a donwardly revised 5 percent fall in the previous month. This was the tenth consecutive decline in industrial activity, led by energy output (-13.2 percent vs -12.6 percent in May) and manufacturing (-1.8 percent vs -2.7 percent). Meanwhile, the mining sector growth picked up (26.9 percent vs 3.5 percent). On a monthly basis, industrial production edged up 0.1 percent, slowing sharply from a 3.9 percent rise in the previous month. In the second quarter of the year, industrial production shrank 3.1 percent over a year ago.

2019-08-06
Tunisia Industrial Output Falls the Most since 2012
Industrial production in Tunisia slipped 5.1 percent year-on-year in May 2019, after decreasing 3.4 percent in the previous month. This was the eighth consecutive decline in industrial activity and the steepest since April 2012. Output fell for manufacturing (-5.2 percent vs -3.1 percent in April); mining & quarrying (-13.9 percent vs -21.2 percent) and electricity, gas and water supply (-0.7 percent vs -0.9 percent). Considering the first five months of the year, industrial activity shrank 3.6 percent over a year ago. On a monthly basis, industrial activity went down 1.4 percent.

2019-07-05
Tunisia Industrial Output Falls for 8th Straight Month
Industrial production in Tunisia shrank 3.4 percent year-on-year in April 2019, following an upwardly revised 2.2 percent decline in the previous month. Output has been falling consecutively since last September, driven by energy (-11.8 percent vs -7.1 in March); mining (-21.2 percent vs -25.5 percent) and manufacturing (-0.2 percent vs -0.4 percent). On a monthly basis, industrial activity went down 3.5 percent, after an upwardly revised 5.1 percent surge in the preceding month.


Tunisia Industrial Production
In Tunisia, industrial production measures the output of businesses integrated in industrial sector of the economy such as manufacturing, mining, and utilities.

Tunisia Business Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Industrial Production -3.30 -3.80 16.50 -17.70 percent [+]
Manufacturing Production -1.20 -2.20 24.00 -17.30 percent [+]
Internet Speed 4447.51 4475.60 4475.60 1069.72 KBps [+]
IP Addresses 2051866.00 2226068.00 2226068.00 65235.00 IP [+]
Mining Production 60.20 0.60 618.10 -91.40 percent [+]
Industrial Production Mom 4.40 -10.50 16.50 -15.00 percent [+]
Ease of Doing Business 78.00 80.00 88.00 40.00 [+]
Competitiveness Index 56.41 55.60 56.41 3.93 Points [+]
Competitiveness Rank 87.00 87.00 92.00 32.00 [+]
Corruption Index 43.00 43.00 53.00 38.00 Points [+]
Corruption Rank 74.00 73.00 79.00 31.00 [+]