In 2013, Tunisian textile, garment and leather sector earned 6.2 billion dinars (US$3.9 billion) in exports, registering an increase of 5.05% over 2012 exports of 5.9 billion dinars (US$3.7 billion). 

On the import front, Tunisian textile, apparel and leather sector showed an increase of 8.7% in imports compared with the same period last year for January and February. Tunisian textile, clothing and leather imports grew 4.68% last year.