US oil rig count down by 5 to 733 - Baker Hughes

Friday, 13. September 2019 19:00

The number of oil rigs in the United States decreased by 5 to 733 in the week ending September 13 compared to the previous week, according to the Baker Hughes weekly rig count released on Friday.

Meanwhile, the number of US gas rigs dropped by 7 to 153 during the same week to bring the total number of rigs in the country to 886. On an annual basis, the number of oil rigs decreased by 169.

In Canada, the total rig count was 134, down by 13 from the previous week. The number of oil rigs decreased by 9 to 93 and the number of gas rigs fell by 4 to 41. Year-on-year, the number of oil rigs fell by 92.

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