Tunis, – Trade flows between Tunisia and Spain amount to 2.770 million dinars ($1,380 Billion) in 2016, including 1.020 MD related to Tunisian exports against 1.750 MD of imports from Spain.
According to the data, the Spanish investments in Tunisia amount to 1.270, 16 million dinars. Spain invested 36.56 million dinars in 2016, making it the fifth European country to invest in Tunisia, Tunisian news agency (TAP) reported.
This amount corresponds to 4.75% of the total foreign investment from EU countries. In 2016, thanks to these investments, 371 jobs were created.
Sixty-four companies with Spanish participation operate in Tunisia and employ 6,554 people. In Spain, about 4 thousand companies maintain relations with Tunisia.
The Spanish companies have carried out important works in the fields of renewable energies, infrastructure and air traffic control. (QNA)
Source: Qatar News Agency