Hess Announces 2018 E&P Capital and Exploratory Budget
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Hess Announces 2018 E&P Capital and Exploratory Budget

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01.31.2018
NEW YORK, Jan. 31, 2018 -- Hess today announced its 2018 E&P capital and exploratory budget will be $2.1 billion, the same as 2017. The 2018 budget allocates increased capital for continuing exploration and development activities offshore Guyana and for the Bakken, which includes growing the rig count from four rigs to six rigs. These increases are offset by lower capital allocated to the Gulf of Mexico and Malaysia compared to 2017.

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