AU Optronics Corp. ("AUO" or the "Company") (TAIEX: 2409; NYSE: AUO) today announced its unaudited consolidated revenue of NT$31.41 billion for September 2015(1), up by 3.0% from the previous month, and down by 11.8% compared to the same period in 2014. In the third quarter of 2015, AUO's unaudited consolidated revenues totaled NT$89.30 billion, down by 3.3% quarter-over-quarter and 16.5% year-over-year.
Shipments of large-sized panels(2) for LCD TV, desktop monitor, notebook PC, and other applications were around 9.53 million units in September 2015, an increase of 4.8% from the previous month. As for small-and-medium-sized panels, the shipments exceeded 14.42 million units, down by 14.3% month-over-month.
In the third quarter of 2015, large-sized panel shipments exceeded 26.34 million units, up by 5.8% quarter-over-quarter and down by 10.6% year-over-year. Shipments of small-and-medium-sized panels in the same quarter were around 48.71 million units, an increase of 1.4% quarter-over-quarter and 1.0% year-over-year.
AUO September Revenue Report:
(Unit: NT$ million)
|Jan. to Sep. 2015||276,904|
|Jan. to Sep. 2014||302,730|
(1) All financial information was unaudited and was prepared by the Company in accordance with Taiwan IFRS.
(2) Large size refers to panels that are 10 inches and above.