U.S. rig count is up by one from last week, to 931, according to Baker Hughes’ latest rig count data.

One land rig was added. Overall, the change from last year has been a positive gain of 278 rigs from the 653 rigs reported December 23, 2016.

The Gulf of Mexico has maintained 19 rigs this week with no changes. Last year at this time, 24 rigs were up and running in the GOM.

Canada’s rig count is down by 28 from last week, ringing in at 210. Canada is down 14 from the same week in to16.

North America overall has 1141 rigs going, down...

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