The oil rig count in the US decreased by 7 this week, according to the latest data released by oilfield services company Baker Hughes on Friday.
The number of oil rigs, an indicator of short-term production in the country, fell to 530 for the week ending July 21.
The number of US oil rigs declined by 69 compared to one year ago.
The price of international benchmark Brent crude stood at $80,74 per barrel at Friday's trading close, while American benchmark West Texas Intermediate (WTI) was at $76.81 barrel.
By Gokce Topbas