Shahid Karrazi Industries

Also Known As: 

Kharrazi Industry

Weapon Program: 

  • Missile


After Atashneshani Square, Khojir region, southeastern Tehran, Iran

An Iranian defense firm subordinate to Shahid Bagheri Industrial Group (SBIG), which is responsible Iran's solid-fueled ballistic missile program.

Develops and produces guidance and control systems for solid-propellant ballistic missiles.

Reportedly has an aerospace center; has received technical support related to high-pressure compressors; employs PowerMILL software, a 3D computer-aided manufacturing (CAM) program with military applications.

Contracted Sanat Hooshmand JIK to conduct aluminum tube inspections at Parchin; suppliers include Iran's Derakhshesh Electric, an electronics company.

Company officials include Amir Radfar (director) and Vahid Fouladgar (metallurgy expert).


Designated by the U.N. Security Council on June 9, 2010, 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 June 19, 2010, as an entity linked to Iran's proliferation-sensitive nuclear activities or Iran's development of nuclear weapon delivery system; 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.

Added on January 4, 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 13382 which targets proliferators of weapons of mass destruction and their delivery systems; also subject to the Iranian Financial Sanctions Regulations; foreign parties facilitating transactions for the entity or otherwise assisting the entity are subject to U.S. sanctions.

Sanctioned by the governments of Australia, Canada, and the United Kingdom, restricting business and financial transactions with the listed 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.

Mentioned Suspect Entities & Suppliers: 

Date Entered: 

July 8, 2010

Date Last Modified: 

December 20, 2023