LCD panel maker AU Optronics (AUO) has announced its consolidated revenues for 2019 totaled NT$268.79 billion (US$8.98 billion), down 12.6% on year.
The Taiwan-based maker’s consolidated revenues for December 2019 reached NT$20.71 billion, down by 2.7% on month and 16.7% on year. In the fourth quarter of 2019, its consolidated revenues arived at NT$61.97 billion, down by 11.5% quarterly and 19.6% annually.
Shipments of large-sized panels (10-inch and above) for LCD TV, desktop monitor, notebook PC, and other applications totaled around 8.99 million units in December, down by 6.3% on month. As for small- to medium-sized panels, shipments were around 13.40 million units, up by 18.4% month-over-month.
In the fourth quarter of 2019, large-sized panel shipments totaled around 26.53 million units, down by 7.5% on quarter and 6.8% on year. Shipments of small- to medium-size panels in the same quarter reached around 37.46 million units, up by 5.2% on quarter and 16.5% on year.
For the full year of 2019, large-sized panel shipments were around 108.24 million units, a decrease of 5.7% from the previous year. Small- to medium-size panel shipments totaled around 131.02 million units, down by 21.4% year-over-year. Digitimes