Baker Hughes (BHI) says its worldwide rig count fell in April to 3,209 from 3,488 in March, and...

|About: Baker Hughes Inc. (BHI)|By:, SA News Editor

Baker Hughes (BHI) says its worldwide rig count fell in April to 3,209 from 3,488 in March, and was down from 3,297 a year earlier. Land rigs operated last month totaled 2,826 vs. 3,119 in March and 3,297 last year. The number of offshore rigs was 383, compared with 369 in March and 344 a year ago.