BRIEF-Baker Hughes sees 2012 int'l rig count growth of 3 pct

Fri Oct 19, 2012 8:58am EDT

Oct 19 (Reuters) - Baker Hughes Inc : * CFO says expects average North America rig count to be down 1 percent in 2012 * CFO says reduces full-year 2012 international rig count growth forecast to 3

percent * CEO says expects about a 25 percent reduction in 2013 capital expenditure