Large Panel Shipments 7.7% Higher MoM

Taiwan’s four major panel manufacturers shipped a total of 23 million large panels in July, a 7.7% improvement from July and 3.5% higher year on year. Innolux’s large panel shipments increased 11.8% sequentially, while AU Optronic’s rose 3.6% but Chunghwa Picture Tubes and Hannstar both reported month on month declines, dropping 13.8% and 9.7% respectively. For individual company reports, see Company News in this week’s issue.