The steps taken by BP Batam to accelerate the wheels of Batam industry are more focused on the manufacturing industry. This can be seen since the early development of Batam, the manufacturing industry has become the main pillar of the economy. The types of manufacturing industry developed include: Electronic & electricity, medical equipment; Industrial machinery, construction, shipbuilding and oil & gas equipment; Computer software, network, information and communications technology service and equipment; Semiconductor and other electronic component; motor vehicle and spare parts.
Besides the manufacturing industry, Batam also focuses on developing the service industry as one of the potential industries in accelerating the development of Batam. The types of service industry which will be developed include: Logistics, Tourism, Maintenance Repair Overhaul, Healthcare, Education and Finance.