Republic of Tunisia
Ministry of Regional Development and Planning


Sfax governorate

   Sousse Governorate has a significant historical heritage dating back to Phoenician times, beyond the sixth century BC. JC, a rich natural potential, an efficient human capital and modern infrastructure. Arguments that have contributed to raise the level of its relations with its national and international environment.

   Although relatively diversified economy based on service industries that employ 53.7% of the regional workforce. This sector is characterized by the relative weight of domestic tourism which provides 21% of the national accommodation capacity.

   In terms of manufacturing, textile and clothing and mechanical and electrical industries provide significant shares of production and jobs created.

   Structuring projects planned or under construction (commercial port, industrial zones, technology parks, universities ...) will help strengthen the attractiveness of the region to both local and foreign productive investment and mastery of territorial and urban planning.