Compal ships 3.6 million notebooks in March
Compal Electronics shipped 3.6 million notebooks in March, and consequently 9.3 million units in the first quarter of 2015, according to the company.
Compal reported consolidated revenues of NT$74.956 billion (US$2.39 billion) for March, rising 37.26% on month and 10.91% on year, and NT$198.305 billion for January-March, increasing 16.26% on year.
Compal expects shipments and revenues to slip in April, but to grow significantly overall in the second quarter. The company expects shipments of notebooks, smartphones, LCD TVs and other hand-held devices to increase from 76 million units in total in 2014 to 100 million units in 2015.