Electro Sanam Company

Also Known As: 

E. S. Co.
E. X. Co.
Electro Sanam Co.
Electro Sanam

Weapon Program: 

  • Missile


No. 24, 3rd Floor, Sink St., after Beheshti St., Northern Sohrevardi Ave. 15779 Tehran, Iran


+98 21 8757587, +98 21 7863352, +98 21 88757587


+98 21 8757588, +98 21 7867810, +98 21 88757588


A front company for the Aerospace Industries Organization (AIO); involved in Iran's ballistic missile program; allegedly shares an address with Aban Commercial and Industrial Co.

Reportedly established in 1992.


Designated by the U.N. Security Council on March 3, 2008, pursuant to resolution 1737 (2006), as an entity involved in Iran's proliferation sensitive nuclear activities or development of nuclear weapon delivery systems; subsequently designated by U.N. Security Council resolution 2231 (2015); removed from the U.N. list on October 18, 2023, following the expiration of targeted sanctions contained in resolution 2231.

Listed by the European Union on March 12, 2008, as an entity linked to Iran's proliferation-sensitive nuclear activities or Iran's development of nuclear weapon delivery systems; with some exceptions, E.U. member states must freeze assets owned or controlled by the entity, directly or indirectly, and prevent assets from being made available to it.

Sanctioned by the governments of Australia and the United Kingdom, restricting business and financial transactions with the entity and/or freezing its assets in those countries.

Listed by the Japanese government in 2022 as an entity of concern for proliferation relating to missiles. 

Listed by the British government in 2015 as an entity of potential concern for WMD-related procurement, but removed in 2017 after the U.K. withdrew its Iran list.

Date Entered: 

August 27, 2008

Date Last Modified: 

December 20, 2023