Rig Count

RIG COUNT

Week ending March 9 .............................. 83

Week ending March 16 .............................. 75

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 March 9 ................... $101.56

Week ending March 16 ..................... $98.20

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.