Jam Petrochemical

Also Known As: 

Jam Petrochemical Company
Jam Petrochemical Complex

Weapon Program: 

  • Nuclear


- 767 Avenue Enghelab, College Cross, corner of Shahid Saedi, Tehran, Iran
- P.O. Box 14155-6589, Tehran, Iran
- No. 676, Hafez St., Engheleb St., Tehran, Iran
- P.O Box 14155/6589/6591, Tehran, Iran
- 767 Enghelab Avenue, 15996, Iran

-Pars Special Economic Zone, Assaluyeh, Boushehr Province, Iran


(+9821) 883 908 04, (+9821) 888 908 73


(+9821) 888 082 65

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Serves as a project implementing company for National Petrochemical Company, which owns about half  of Jam shares.

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 May 31, 2013, pursuant to Executive Order 13622; removed from the SDN list in January 2016 as part of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action; listed by the British government in 2015 as an entity of potential concern for WMD-related procurement.

Intended recipient of air-cooled screw chillers, the procurement of which was denied on November 6, 2006, by a member state of the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG).

Reportedly produces ethylene, propylene, HDPE, olefin and butanediol; reported Managing Director is Hassan Beigi, as of November 2007; reportedly the largest manufacturer of ethylene in the world; reportedly its Olefin Unit is set to become operational in the Pars Special Economic Energy Zone in March 2008 and will be the largest in the world, according to Beigi; according to a statement reportedly made by Beigi in April 2007, 90 percent of Jam's total production is exported, and it aims to expand export of polymer products.

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Date Entered: 

April 30, 2008

Date Last Modified: 

January 16, 2016