Z Energy makes the argument in its application to the Commerce Commission for clearance to buy the rival, a public version of which was published today.
Duncan Bridgeman and Harbour Asset Management's Shane Solly discuss the movers and shakers in the New Zealand share market on NBR Radio, and on demand on MyNBR Radio.
The AA's Mark Stockdale — who fears petrol price rises if Z is allowed to take control of 50% of the nation's service stations — talks to NBR Radio, followed by Z boss Mike Bennetts
Z Energy shares soared more than 21% after the company announced plans to buy the Caltex chain of petrol stations and other assets from Chevron for $785 million.
Jenny Ruth talks about Z Energy buying Chevron NZ on NBR Radio and on demand on MyNBR Radio.