Energy & Chemicals (OPEC)

Industry overview



The Oil, Petrochemical, Energy and Chemicals (OPEC) cluster is one of the key drivers in Singapore’s manufacturing sector. Singapore’s energy and chemicals industry ranks among the top 10 globally2, with a total output of S$78 billion in 2015 and employs more than 25,000 workers1. With majority of the investments into Jurong Island, our tiny state is home to over 100 global companies.

1EDB – Energy & Chemicals 2016 Year In Review
2WTO – World Trade Statistical Review 2016


 How does e2i support this sector?


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  1. We provide recruitment assistance through our job fairs as well as direct referrals.
  2. We support businesses with various placement schemes to help train and hire locals to match the industry needs.
  3. Some of the notable job fairs include those like Manufacturing Day & OPEC month.
    Please refer to our Events calendar for more details on upcoming job fairs.


Professional Development
  1. Upskill your workers and bridge skills gaps to meet the changing landscape through Professional Development through Masterclasses, training courses or on ULeap, a free mobile learning platform.
  2. Upcoming courses PD Courses.
    Professional Development Courses Course Provider Course Information
    ISO 50001:2011 Energy Management Systems (EnMS) Auditor / Lead Auditor Training Course (CQI-IRCA Approved) Avanta Global Pte Ltd

Opec Month

Productivity Solutions & Grants

We support companies in their productivity ideas through funding and process re-design to raise productivity and share gains with workers.