AU Optronics Corp. ("AUO" or the "Company") (TAIEX: 2409; NYSE: AUO) today announced its unaudited consolidated revenue of NT$30.22 billion for September 2016(1), up by 4.4% month-over-month and down by 3.8% year-over-year. Consolidated revenues in the third quarter of 2016 were NT$86.02 billion, up by 7.4% from the previous quarter and down by 3.7% year-over-year.
Shipments of large-sized panels(2) for LCD TV, desktop monitor, notebook PC, and other applications were around 9.87 million units in September 2016, down by 4.9% from the previous month. As for small-and-medium-sized panels, the shipments were over 13.01 million units, up by 7.3% month-over-month.
In the third quarter of 2016, large-sized panel shipments totaled 29.27 million units, representing an increase of 2.8% quarter-over-quarter and 11.1% year-over-year. Shipments of small-and-medium-sized panels in the same quarter exceeded 37.97 million units, down by 10.6% quarter-over-quarter and 22.0% year-over-year.
AUO September Revenue Report:
(Unit: NT$ million)
|Jan. to Sep. 2016||237,243|
|Jan. to Sep. 2015||276,904|
(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.