Compal Electronics May sales the highest in three years: data
June 11, 2014, 12:01 am TWN
TAIPEI -- Compal Electronics Inc.(仁寶) , one of Taiwan's leading contract notebook computer makers, saw its sales in May rise to their highest monthly level in three years.
Compal's sales in May rose 18.9 percent from the previous month and 28.3 percent from May 2013 to NT$68 billion (US$2.27 billion) on rapid growth in the notebook computer and smartphone markets, the company said Tuesday.
Compal shipped 3.5 million notebook computers during the month, 30 percent more than in April.
The strong performance in the company's sale of hand-held smart devices in the first quarter also continued in May and June.
In the first five months of the year, the company's consolidated sales were up 6.6 percent from a year earlier to NT$295.74 billion.