Invest In Tunisia

5 MAJOR REASONS TO INVEST IN TUNISIA
(1) Openness and proximity to major markets (4) A reliable and improving infrastructure
(2) A liberal and competitive economy (5) A favorable environment and numerous opportunities
(3) Skilled and competitive human resources

Openness and proximity to major markets

Association and free trade agreement with the European Union
The association agreement with the European Union (EU) entered into effect on March 1998, provides for the free access and exemption from customs duties on Tunisian industrial products to the European market.

Preferential trade agreements
Tunisia has signed a number of preferential trade agreements with Maghreb and Arab countries.

Over the past four years, bilateral agreements have been concluded to gradually set up a free trade zone with Egypt, Jordan, Morocco, Libya, and Iraq. Other agreements are being negotiated with Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates…

Tunisia has, since 1998, been implementing a regional agreement to establish an Arab free trade zone over a period of 10 years.

Customs reductions
Tunisia enjoys reduced customs duties within the framework of the General System of Preferences for manufactured, agricultural, and handicrafts goods with Japan, Canada, the United States, Switzerland, and Australia.

Proximity of European and Arab markets
Tunisia is located at the crossroads of the eastern and western Mediterranean, less than an hour flight from Europe. With 1,300 kilometers of coastline, Tunisia has a long tradition of openness to the outside world.
The geographic location, which has made Tunisia a crossroads for civilizations in the past, makes it today an investment and a production hub.

Flight duration

Rome ----------------------------------1h

Barcelona------------------------------1h50

Madrid---------------------------------2h15

Paris----------------------------------2h10

Frankfort------------------------------2h30

Brussels-------------------------------2h40

London---------------------------------2h50

Copenhagen-----------------------------3h30

Cairo----------------------------------3h05

Jeddah---------------------------------4h20