Panel Makers Have Mixed Results

Hannstar saw October turnover of NT$2.4 billion ($80 million), up 12.9% MoM but down 24.7% YoY. 41.806 million small and medium panels were shipped, up 16.4% MoM but down 0.1% YoY.

Chunghwa Picture Tubes announced October sales of NT$3.07 billion ($102 million), down 6.6% MoM and 8.7% YoY. This resulted in year-to-date revenue of NT$28.99 billion ($961 million), up 14.2% YoY. Small and medium panel shipments were 20.1 million, down 22.4% MoM and 44.1% YoY.

AU Optronics posted October revenue of NT$27.43 billion ($909 million), down 5.6% MoM and 9.9% YoY. This brought turnover for the year to date to NT$287.8 billion ($9.5 billion), up 7.5% from NT$267.7 billion ($8.9 billion). Shipments of small and medium panels numbered 15.42 million, down 5.6% MoM and but up 33.1% YoY.

Innolux reported sales for October of NT$24.7 billion ($819 million), a decrease of 8.1% MoM and 11.9% YoY. The company shipped 24.14 million small and medium panels, a drop of 9.1% MoM but up 29.4% YoY.