Mohammad Hossein Dajmar

Also Known As: 

Mohhammad Hossein Dajmar
Mohammad-Hossein Dajmar
M. H. Dajmar

Weapon Program: 

  • Military

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

Has also served as chairman of Soroush Sarzamin Asatir Ship Management Company (SSA)Safiran Payam Darya Shipping Company (SAPID), and Hafiz Darya Shipping Company (HDS), all of which are IRISL affiliates.

An Iranian national; passport No.: K13644698 (expires May 16, 2013); born on February 19, 1956.


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 the person's 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 person or otherwise assisting the person are subject to U.S. sanctions.

Previously added to the SDN list on November 30, 2010, 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 May 23, 2011 as an entity linked to Iran's proliferation-sensitive nuclear activities or Iran's development of nuclear weapon delivery systems; removed from the E.U. list in January 2016 as part of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.

Mentioned Suspect Entities & Suppliers: 

Date Entered: 

November 1, 2011

Date Last Modified: 

December 10, 2018