AU Optronics Corp. ("AUO" or the "Company") (TAIEX: 2409; NYSE: AUO) today announced its unaudited consolidated revenue of NT$31.05 billion for March 2017(1), up by 6.6% month-over-month and 18.2% year-over-year. Consolidated revenues in the first quarter of 2017 were NT$88.56 billion, down by 3.6% quarter-over-quarter and up by 24.5% year-over-year.
Shipments of large-sized panels(2) for LCD TV, desktop monitor, notebook PC, and other applications exceeded 9.84 million units in March 2017, up by 10.4% from the previous month. As for small-and-medium-sized panels, the shipments were around 12.72 million units, up by 8.1% month-over-month.
In the first quarter of 2017, large-sized panel shipments totaled 27.23 million units, down by 3.8% quarter-over-quarter and up by11.5% year-over-year. Shipments of small-and-medium-sized panels in the same quarter were around 36.43 million units, up by 1.9% quarter-over-quarter and down by 3.5% year-over-year.
AUO March Revenue Report:
(Unit: NT$ million)
|Jan. to Mar. 2017||88,557|
|Jan. to Mar. 2016||71,135|
(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.