TAIPEI Jan 14 Taiwan's Compal Electronics Inc
(2324.TW), the world's No.2 contract laptop PC maker, said on
Friday that it expects notebook shipments to reach 55 million
units this year, 15 percent higher than last year.
Compal President Ray Chen also told a media conference that
the company was targetting tablet PC shipments of 3.8 million in
Analysts have expressed concern over the possibility that
tablet sales this year could cannibalise Campal's notebook
In 2010 the company shipped 48 million notebooks.
The company posted unconsolidated December sales of T$60.29
billion ($2.07 billion), up 14.1 percent from the same month a
year earlier. Full-year sales rose 34.86 percent to T$844.51
(Reporting by Clare Jim and Argin Chang; Editing by Jonathan