Sector : Dairy

Region Africa

Destination Market: Tunisia

Information : Tunisia

COUNTRY NAME: Tunisia

 

RANKING BY VALUE IN 2018 (€million): 54

RANKING BY VALUE IN 2017 (€million): 65 

RANKING BY VALUE IN 2016 (€million): 67

 

TRADE:

For 2018, CSO data indicate that Ireland exported 2,483 tonnes of dairy produce with a value of €7 million to Tunisia.

For 2017, CSO data indicate that Ireland exported 1,658 tonnes of dairy produce with a value of €5.7 million to Tunisia.  

For 2016, CSO estimates indicate that Ireland exported 1,416 tonnes of dairy produce with a value of €4.7 million to Tunisia.

 

PRODUCT: In recent years, the typical products exported to Tunisia were as follows;

  • Acid Casein,
  • Cheese,
  • Enzyme Modified Cheese,
  • Follow on Formula,
  • Infant Formula,
  • Rennet Casein,
  • Skimmed Milk Powder,
  • Whey Powder,
  • Whole Milk Powder.

 

CERTIFICATION ARRANGEMENTS: Trade in dairy products to Tunisia from Ireland is on the basis of the following certificate types;

  • Public and Animal Health and Veterinary statements from Milk Policy Division's (MPD's) Menu of Statements.
  • Applicants select from MPD's Menu of Statements to satify country requirements. However, custom and usage have set some precedents.

 

KEY REQUIREMENTSFood Exports Dairy - Key Requirements (doc 37Kb) .

 

OTHER RELEVANT INFORMATION

 

CONTACT POINTS: dairyexportcerts@agriculture.gov.ie