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Waitomo Fuel plans to 'disrupt' Timaru's fuel market

News Summed Up 2019-12-03 05:30:00

Waitomo Fuel is looking to open in Washdyke in May/June 2020. A new competitor could soon be joining Timaru's fuel market. Waitomo Fuel has exclusively revealed to Stuff that it is completing due diligence on a property in Washdyke where it hopes to open an unmanned station in May-June 2020. JOHN BISSET/STUFF The announcement that Waitomo is joining Timaru's fuel market comes after residents voiced anger at fuel pricing in the town. According to fuel price comparison app Gaspy, fuel stations across Timaru were retailing 91 fuel at $2.19.9 on Tuesday after the price at NPD was dropped to that amount on Friday afternoon.