A Regional Platform
Tunisia is a preferred site for investors wishing to serve neighboring markets like the Algerian and Libyan markets. It is also a regional platform to cover on the one hand, the European countries and on the other hand, African countries as well as the Arab Gulf States enjoying strong growth and high purchasing power.
Openness to international markets
Tunisia is a hub to access several international markets since it always has been among the first countries to build solid partnerships: (EU – Tunisia) Association agreement, Free trade Agreement, Free trade Area (Turkey, Egypt, Jordan, Morocco, Iraq and The League of Arabic States), COMESA agreement. Adding to that, Tunisia is considered as a privileged economic partner for EU which generates high trading exchanges with the European countries, and is also a portal to the African market.
Tunisia is the African country where you have to invest according to the GEDI report, it has won 8 places, ranked 40th, 6th at MENA and 1st in Africa.
The doing business 2020 report ranked Tunisia 78th, making it one of the best places to invest in MEA region.
The Global competitiveness report ranked Tunisia 87th, making it in the top 5 in Africa.
Tunisia is one of the first countries to be a member of the Open Government Partnership.
Tunisia has been ranked 1st Arab and 2nd African country according to the 2019 Social Progress Imperative (SPI)
Tunisia Best Place to Invest 2018