Petrolwatch

We write weekly and monthly AA Petrolwatch reports that give an indication of fuel price changes in New Zealand including overall pricing changes. These changes refer to 91 Octane, 95 Octane and diesel price.

For the related AA Petrolwatch media statements, visit our newsroom.

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10 April 2017

April 2017 petrol and diesel prices

Petrol and diesel prices as at 8 April 2017 Fuel prices rose 2 cents per litre over the weekend, following a 3cpl rise in the imported cost of fuel. This was initially caused by rising oil prices, but... Read more

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20 March 2017

March 2017 petrol and diesel prices

Petrol and diesel prices as at 17 March 2017 It’s been a long time between drinks, but we’ve finally seen the first change in national fuel prices in 5 weeks, with petrol and diesel falling by 3 cents... Read more

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9 February 2017

February 2017 petrol and diesel prices

Petrol and diesel prices as at 8 February 2017 The national price of all fuels has fallen 2 cents per litre. This is not due to a drop in commodity prices or a rise in the exchange rate – both are sta... Read more

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10 January 2017

January 2017 petrol and diesel prices

Petrol and diesel prices as at 16 January 2016 Z raised the price of all grades 3 cents per litre on 16 Jan, although not all brands have followed suit. This was the opposite of what we expected, with... Read more

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20 December 2016

December 2016 petrol and diesel prices

Petrol and diesel prices as at 14 December 2016 An unnecessary 3c price increase on 14 December has pushed margins on petrol to 43cpl (at the undiscounted ‘national price’). Although commodity prices ... Read more

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23 November 2016

November 2016 petrol and diesel prices

Petrol and diesel prices as at 22 November 2016 Fuel prices have risen 3 cents per litre across the board. While commodity prices fell further last week, this was more than offset by the drop in the N... Read more

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25 October 2016

October 2016 petrol and diesel prices

Petrol and diesel prices as at 17 October 2016 Pump prices rose 2 cents per litre across the board on 17/18 October but the increase was not warranted and as such prices need to drop by at least that ... Read more

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5 September 2016

September 2016 petrol and diesel prices

Petrol and diesel prices as at 5 September 2016 Oil prices fell last week, but the international commodity price for refined fuels went in the opposite direction, leading Z to raise retail prices by 2... Read more

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22 August 2016

August 2016 petrol and diesel prices

Petrol and diesel prices as at 22 August 2016 Fuel prices have increased another 3 cents per litre across the board, that’s a total of 11cpl in just under a fortnight. Refined commodity prices have ri... Read more

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29 July 2016

July 2016 petrol and diesel prices

Petrol and diesel prices as at 29 July 2016 Fuel prices have fallen by another 2 cents, led by BP, on the back of continuing falls in the commodity price and a small gain in the value of the NZ dollar... Read more

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