The majority of international exploration companies and their service providers have regional headquarters in the city. The presence of these businesses and many others makes Aberdeen the centre of a global supply-chain in engineering, manufacturing and technology.
The renewable energy industry is becoming increasingly important in the UK. With considerable resources and technical expertise in place, Aberdeen will have a major role to play in the UK’s transition to a lower-carbon economy. This sector is set to expand, building on the already thriving energy industry in Aberdeen.