AU Optronics releases April sales figures

AU Optronics, a provider of thin-film transistor LCD panels, has announced its preliminary consolidated April 2010 revenue of TWD41,154m (£866m) – up by 1.2 per cent from March and 68.9 per cent from April 2009.

Large-sized panel shipments for April 2010, with applications on desktop monitor, notebook PC and LCD TV, amounted to approximately 9.66 million units, decreasing by 1.1 per cent from the previous month.

For small- and medium-sized panels the shipments reached 21.1 million units, down by 1.3 per cent from March.