FILE - In this Oct. 9, 2018, file photo, an oil rig and pump jack work along the roadside of FM 1788 in Midland, Texas.  With more barrels of oil being pumped monthly from the Permian Basin, New Mexico is among the nation's top producing states.
FILE - In this Oct. 9, 2018, file photo, an oil rig and pump jack work along the roadside of FM 1788 in Midland, Texas. With more barrels of oil being pumped monthly from the Permian Basin, New Mexico is among the nation's top producing states. Odessa American via AP, File Jacob Ford
FILE - In this Oct. 9, 2018, file photo, an oil rig and pump jack work along the roadside of FM 1788 in Midland, Texas. With more barrels of oil being pumped monthly from the Permian Basin, New Mexico is among the nation's top producing states. Odessa American via AP, File Jacob Ford

Bull’s eye on US’ Permian Basin as oil prices rise

December 07, 2018 11:34 AM