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AU Optronics Corp. Reports May 2009 Consolidated Revenue (2009.06.08)
Hsinchu, Taiwan,

AU Optronics Corp. ("AUO" or the "Company") (TAIEX: 2409; NYSE: AUO) today announced its preliminary consolidated and unconsolidated May 2009 revenue of NT$27,728 million and NT$27,421 million, up 13.8% and 13.9% respectively from April 2009. In terms of Y-o-Y comparison, they were down by 37.5% and 37.6% respectively. 

Large-sized panel(a) shipments for May 2009, with applications on desktop monitor, notebook PC, LCD TV and other applications, exceeded 7.77 million units, representing a 13.3% M-o-M increase. As to small- and medium-sized panels, the shipments were close to 19.29 million units, a 13.9% sequential decrease. 

(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
May 2009 27,728 27,421
April 2009 24,359  24,073
M-o-M Growth 13.8% 13.9%
May 2008 44,339 43,914
Y-o-Y Growth (37.5%) (37.6%)
Jan to May 2009 102,828 101,963
Jan to May 2008 223,370 222,224
Y-o-Y Growth (54.0%) (54.1%)

(1) All figures are prepared in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles in Taiwan. 
(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. and BriView Electronics Corp.