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Visitor Exports and Investment VISITOR EXPORTS

Visitor exports are a key component of the direct contribution of Travel & Tourism. In 2011, Tunisia generated TND3,226.0mn in visitor exports. In 2012, this is expected to grow by 10.8%, and the country is expected to attract 5,069,000 international tourist arrivals.

By 2022, international tourist arrivals are forecast to total 8,144,000, generating expenditure of TND4,680.3mn, an increase of 2.7% pa.

TUNISIA: VISITOR EXPORTS AND INTERNATIONAL TOURIST ARRIVALS Constant 2011 TNDmn

mn

6,000

9

Foreign visitor exports as % of total exports 25.0

8

5,000

7

4,000

20.0

6 5

3,000

15.0

4

2,000

3

10.0

2

1,000

1

5.0

Foreign tourist arrivals (RHS)

2022 2022

2012

2011

2010

2009

2008

2007

2006

2005

2004

2002

0.0

Foreign visitor exports (LHS)

2003

2022

2022

2012

2011

2010

2009

2008

2007

2006

2005

2004

2003

0 2002

0

INVESTMENT Travel & Tourism is expected to have attracted capital investment of TND1,304.7mn in 2011. This is expected to fall by 2.0% in 2012, and rise by 3.5% pa over the next ten years to TND1,808.2mn in 2022. Travel & Tourism’s share of total national investment will fall from 8.2% in 2012 to 6.7% in 2022. TUNISIA: CAPITAL INVESTMENT IN TRAVEL & TOURISM % of whole economy GDP

Constant 2011 TNDmn 2,000

14.0

1,800

12.0

1,600 10.0

1,400 1,200

8.0

1,000 6.0

800 600

4.0

400 2.0

1

2022 2022

2012

2011

2010

2009

2008

2007

2006

2005

2004

0.0 2003

2022 2022

2012

2011

2010

2009

2008

2007

2006

2005

2004

2003

2002

0

2002

200

All values are in constant 2011 prices & exchange rates WTTC Travel & Tourism Economic Impact 2012

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Travel& Tourism Economic impact - 2012 TunIsIa  

The direct contribution of Travel & Tourism to GDP in 2011 was TND4,279.7mn (6.6% of GDP). This is forecast to rise by 8.0% to TND4,620.6mn...

Travel& Tourism Economic impact - 2012 TunIsIa  

The direct contribution of Travel & Tourism to GDP in 2011 was TND4,279.7mn (6.6% of GDP). This is forecast to rise by 8.0% to TND4,620.6mn...

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