Week ending Aug. 16...........31
Week ending Aug. 23...........30
The rig count includes the number of active drilling rigs in Victoria, Goliad, Gonzales, Calhoun, Jackson, Bee, Refugio, DeWitt, Lavaca, Wharton, Karnes and Matagorda counties.
PRICE PER BARREL
Week ending Aug. 16....$54.47
Week ending Aug. 23....$55.35
Price per barrel figures are provided from New York by the Associated Press and reflect the cash F.O.B. price of West Texas Intermediate, the benchmark grade of U.S. crude oil.