AU Optronics Corp. ("AUO" or the "Company") (TAIEX: 2409; NYSE: AUO) today announced its preliminary consolidated and unconsolidated June 2009 revenue of NT$30,396 million and NT$29,952 million, up 9.6% and 9.2% respectively from May 2009. In terms of Y-o-Y comparison, they were down by 17.3% and 17.7% respectively.
In the second quarter of 2009, AUO’s unaudited consolidated and unconsolidated revenues totaled NT$82,483 million and NT$81,446 million. It represented a significant 62.6% and 61.4% Q-o-Q increase, but a 33.2% and 33.4% decline from the year-ago quarter.
Constrained by limited glass supply, large-sized panel(a) shipments for June 2009, with applications on desktop monitor, notebook PC, LCD TV and other applications, were close to 7.78 million units, which was equivalent to May. As to small- and -medium-sized panels, the shipments reached over 19.12 million units, slightly down 0.9% sequentially.
In the second quarter of 2009, large-sized panel shipments were close to 22.41 million units, a 70.4% Q-o-Q and a 2.6 %Y-o-Y increase. Shipments of small- and -medium-sized panels in the same quarter totaled 60.82 million units, up 41.7% from last quarter, also a 45.2% Y-o-Y increase.
(a) Large size refers to panels that are 10 inches and above in diagonal measurement while small and medium size refers to those below 10 inches
Sales Report:(Unit: NT$ million)
|Net Sales(1) (2)||Consolidated(3)||Unconsolidated|
|Jan to June 2009||133,224||131,915|
|Jan to June 2008||260,106||258,612|
(2) Monthly figures are unaudited, prepared by AU Optronics Corp.
(3) Consolidated numbers include AU Optronics Corp., AU Optronics (L) Corporation, AU Optronics (Suzhou) Corporation, AU Optronics (Shanghai) Corporation, Tech - Well (Shanghai) Display Co., AU Optronics (Xiamen) Corp., Darwin Precisions (L) Corp., Toppan CFI (Taiwan) Co, Ltd., AU Optronics (Czech) s.r.o., Lextar Electronics Corp., Darwin Precision Corp., BriView Technology Corp., BriView Electronics Corp. and AUO Energy Taiwan Corp.