Iran o Misr Shipping Company

Also Known As: 

Iranmisr Shipping Company
Iran & Egypt Shipping Lines
Irano-Misr Navigation Company
Iran & Egypt Shipping Co.
Irano-Misr Shipping Co.

Weapon Program: 

  • Military

Related Country: 

  • Egypt


- El Nahda Building, Elnahda St., 4th Floor, Port Said, Egypt
- No. 41, 3rd Floor, Corner of 6th Alley, Sanaei St., Karim Khan Zand Ave., Tehran, Iran
- 6 El Horreya Ave., Alexandria, Egypt
- No. 41, 3rd Floor, 6th Alley, Sanaei Ave., 15856 Tehran, Iran
- P.O. Box 1016, Alexandria, Egypt


(98)-21-8843503, (20)-66-3325892 (Port Said, Egypt)



A subsidiary of Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Lines (IRISL); according to the U.S. Department of the Treasury, IRISL and its affiliates have provided logistical services to Iran's Ministry of Defense and Armed Forces Logistics (MODAFL).

Responsible for providing marine and related services at Egyptian ports; Abbas Jalili Khamaneh has served as managing director.


As part of the re-imposition of U.S. sanctions on Iran, added on November 5, 2018 to the Specially Designated Nationals (SDN) list maintained by the U.S. Department of the Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC), freezing its assets under U.S. jurisdiction and prohibiting transactions with U.S. parties, pursuant to Executive Order 13599, which targets entities controlled by the Government of Iran and Iranian financial institutions; foreign parties facilitating transactions for the entity or otherwise assisting the entity are subject to U.S. sanctions.

Previously added to the SDN list on September 10, 2008, pursuant to Executive Order 13382, which targets proliferators of weapons of mass destruction and their delivery systems; removed from the SDN list in January 2016 as part of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.

Listed by the European Union on July 26, 2010 as an entity acting on behalf of IRISL; removed from the E.U. list in January 2016 as part of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.

Mentioned Suspect Entities & Suppliers: 

Date Entered: 

February 5, 2009

Date Last Modified: 

December 10, 2018