The Baker Hughes North American rig count is up 7 rigs in the June 29 week to 1,219. The U.S. rig count is down 5 rigs from last week to 1,047 but is up 107 rigs from last year at this time. The Canadian count is up 12 rigs from last week to 172 but, compared to last year, is down 17.
For the U.S. count, rigs classified as drilling for oil are down 4 at 858, gas rigs are down 1 at 187 and miscellaneous rigs remain unchanged at 2. For the Canadian count, oil rigs are up 14 at 117 but gas rigs are down 2 at 55.