The number of rigs targeting gas in the Middle East fell by 14% in June from the previous month, to 86 rigs, driven by declines in Saudi Arabia. The number of operational rigs targeting gas in Saudi Arabia fell from 60 in May to 48 in June. The rig counts in both Egypt and Oman fell by one.
Middle East, East Med & Paksitan rig count (targeting gas)
|Jun 2018||May 2018||Apr 2018||Jun 2017||Jun 2016|
|UAE – Abu Dhabi||3||3||4||5||6|