AU Optronics Corp. ("AUO" or the "Company") (TAIEX: 2409; NYSE: AUO) today announced its unaudited consolidated revenue of NT$35,620 million for September 2014, up by 0.3% month-over-month and declined by 3.5% year-over-year. In the third quarter of 2014, AUO's unaudited consolidated revenues totaled NT$106,889 million, up by 4.8% quarter-over-quarter and slightly down by 0.2% year-over-year.
Shipments of large-sized panels(1) for LCD TV, desktop monitor, notebook PC, and other applications totaled 9.86 million units in September 2014, a decrease of 1.3% from the previous month. As for small-and-medium-sized panels, the shipments were around 15.06 million units, down by 9.5% month-over-month.
In the third quarter of 2014, large-sized panel shipments totaled 29.48 million units, up by 2.2% quarter-over-quarter and 0.5% year-over-year. Shipments of small-and-medium-sized panels in the same quarter were around 48.23 million units, representing a 4.2% increase from the second quarter of 2014 and a 9.4% growth year-over-year.
Sales Report: (Unit: NT$ million)
|Jan. to Sep. 2014||302,733|
|Jan. to Sep. 2013||313,660|
(1) Large size refers to panels that are 10 inches and above in diagonal measurement while small and medium size refers to those below 10 inches.
(2) Unaudited, prepared by AUO based on Taiwan IFRS.