Sayyed Javad Musavi

Weapon Program: 

  • Missile



Commercial director of Shahid Hemmat Industrial Group (SHIG).

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 January 17, 2016, freezing his assets under U.S. jurisdiction and prohibiting transactions with U.S. parties, pursuant to Executive Order 13382, which targets proliferators of weapons of mass destruction (WMD) and their delivery systems.

Has worked with North Korean officials from Korea Mining Development Trading Corporation (KOMID), North Korea's primary arms dealer and exporter of ballistic missile-related equipment; SHIG has arranged for shipments from KOMID to Iran of valves, electronics, and measuring equipment suitable for use in liquid-fueled ballistic missiles and space launch vehicles.

Born August 23, 1972.

Date Entered: 

January 21, 2016

Date Last Modified: 

January 21, 2016