Baker Hughes Cites Lower US, International Rig Counts for March

Baker Hughes announced that the international rig count for March 2009 was 1,012, down 8 from the 1,020 counted in February 2009, and down 42 from the 1,054 counted in March 2008.

The international offshore rig count for March 2009 was 281, down 5 from the 286 counted in February 2009 and down 4 from the 285 counted in March 2008.

The US rig count for March 2009 was 1,105, down 215 from the 1,320 counted in February 2009 and down 692 from the 1,797 counted in March 2008. The Canadian rig count for March 2009 was 196, down 217 from the 413 counted in February 2009 and down 212 from the 408 counted in March 2008.

The worldwide rig count for March 2009 was 2,313, down 440 from the 2,753 counted in February 2009 and down 946 from the 3,259 counted in March 2008.

 

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