Oil drilling rises in April

By Mark Watts
Published: Friday, 07 May 2010

Monthly global oil and gas rig count jumps 30%, boosting demand for oilfield minerals

Global oil and gas exploration has continued to rise against last year’s levels, increasing 30% in April to boost demand for oilfield minerals.

The number of rotary rigs operating...

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