Iranian Entities

The site of a heavy water production plant and a 40 megawatt heavy water reactor; overseen by the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI). Heavy water production plant (HWPP) Construction confirmed to the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) in 2003; commissioning underway in March 2005, according to IAEA inspectors; designed to produce...
Gas centrifuge enrichment plant for the production of uranium hexafluoride (UF6) enriched up to 20% U-235 and the production of UF6 enriched up to 5% U-235; designed to contain up to 2,976 gas centrifuges in 16 cascades divided between two units; all of the installed centrifuges are IR-1 machines; was developed covertly by Iran and first publicly...


Nuclear, Missile, Military
Principal and commercial manager of LIMMT Economic and Trade Company, Ltd. (LIMMT); supplies goods to entities involved in Iran's ballistic missile program; sanctioned by the United States on December 19, 2014 under the Iran, North Korea, and Syria Nonproliferation Act; Has reportedly worked through the Iranian embassy in Beijing to sell missile-...
Added to the Specially Designated Nationals (SDN) list maintained by the U.S. Department of the Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) on July 12, 2012, freezing his assets under U.S. jurisdiction and prohibiting transactions with U.S.

Our Publications

Nuclear Iran Weekly
April 21, 2015
The Justice Department has charged four companies and five individuals for participating in an international network that illegally procured $24 million in controlled goods for the Iranian military and for nuclear end-users.
Nuclear Iran Weekly
April 15, 2015
The Senate Foreign Relations Committee unanimously approved a compromise bill yesterday that would allow Congress to review and vote on any nuclear agreement with Iran.
Nuclear Iran Weekly
April 2, 2015
In a Joint Statement on April 2, negotiators announced that Iran and the P5+1 countries have “taken a decisive step” and “reached solutions on key parameters” of a nuclear agreement.

Unconventional Weapon Programs

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