The furniture sector in Tripoli consists of a large number of enterprises concentrated mainly across El Mina region and its surroundings. Tripoli currently has around 400 furniture manufactures in addition to a number of other institutions engaged in supplying the requirements of the industry or selling its products bringing the total number of businesses to approximately 700 MSMEs. The furniture sector in Tripoli employs more than 4000 personnel according to Ministry of Industry figures.