On March 5, 2009 AU Optronics (AUO) announced its preliminary consolidated and unconsolidated February 2009 results. Consolidated revenues for the month of February increased 16.1% M/M and down 63.8% Y/Y to NT$15,381 million. Unconsolidated revenues were NT$15,323 million, up 16.1% M/M but down 63.9% Y/Y.
10-inch and larger LCD shipments geared for LCD monitors, notebook PCs and LCD TVs in February 2009 increased 23.6% M/M to 3.99 million units. Small/medium LCD panels also enjoyed a significant increase of 45.4% M/M to 14.0 million units.