Republic of Tunisia
Ministry of Regional Development and Planning


Basic infrastructure of middle east


East Central Region : 
  • Two airports of Monastir and Sfax;
  • Two commercial seaports: Port of Sousse and Sfax port;
  • 34 industrial zones covering an area of 3067 hectares of which 30% in 1370 managed hosting companies;
  • An extensive road network: GP1, the Tunis-Msaken, light rail connecting the cities of Sousse, Monastir and Mahdia, a railway line linking the major cities of the region and the latter with the North East and South.
  • An important progress in the post and communication, which greatly contributed to improving services and strengthening the competitive power of enterprises, namely Back-Bone Frame Relay - X25-covering the entire region of Central East;
  • An important Capacity  of training;
  • Marinas.
Location of industrial areas by governorate: