Exporting guide to Tunisia


Tunisia is a North African country and seaboard to the Mediterranean Sea. It is a major gateway to both Europe and Africa. Economic growth is slowly gaining steam with steady GDP growth, which is expected to continue.

UK-Tunisia association agreement

The UK has signed an association agreement with Tunisia. Read our latest updates for more information on the status of this agreement and how it may benefit your business.

A sunset in Tunisia

Tunisia: at a glance

Economic growth


Actual figure (IMF, 2020)
The UK is -9.3% (IMF, 2020, actual figure)

GDP per capita


Actual figure (IMF, 2019)
The UK is $43,121 (IMF, 2019, actual figure)



Business language

French, English

Time zone

GMT +1

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Trade barriers, such as tariffs or taxes, can raise costs, cause delays, or even stop you from exporting. Check for any issues that may impact your business when exporting.

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Check duties and customs

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Next steps

DIT can advise you on doing business abroad, and help put you in touch with other people who can help such as lawyers and distributors.