Petroleum, Coal and Chemical Manufacturing (NAICS 324, 325)


This sector comprises establishments primarily engaged in transforming crude petroleum and coal into intermediate and end products (the dominant process is petroleum refining, in which crude petroleum is separated into components or fractions through such techniques as cracking and distillation), as well as manufacturing chemicals and chemical preparations from organic and inorganic raw materials.

Sectors included (NAICS)

  • Petroleum and coal product manufacturing (NAICS 324)
  • Chemical manufacturing (NAICS 325)

Workforce sectoral committees

  • Comité sectoriel de main-d'œuvre des industries des produits pharmaceutiques et biothechnologiques du Québec
  • 420, boul. Armand-Frappier, bureau 110
  • Laval, QC
  • H7V4B4
  • Phone: 450-629-8885
  • Fax: 450-629-8894
  • Email: