Shakhes Behbood Sanaat Company

Also Known As: 

Indicator of Improvement of Industry Company
Shakhese Behbud Sanat
Shakhes Behbood Sanaat

Weapon Program: 

  • Nuclear


Roshan Dasht Road, kilometer 20, Isfahan, Iran

Listed by the European Union on July 26, 2010 as an entity linked to Iran's proliferation-sensitive nuclear activities or Iran's development of nuclear weapon delivery systems; with some exceptions, European Union member states must freeze all funds and economic resources owned, held or controlled by the listed entity, and prevent funds or economic resources from being made available to it; designated by the Japanese government in 2010 as an entity that could contribute to Iran's nuclear activities, freezing its assets; sanctioned by the Australian government in July 2010 as an entity with links to Iran's nuclear and/or ballistic missile programs, prohibiting Australian parties from conducting business with or transferring funds to the entity without prior approval; listed by the British government in 2010 as an entity of potential concern for WMD-related procurement.

Involved in the manufacture of equipment and parts for the nuclear fuel cycle; according to the National Council of Resistance of Iran (NCRI), the head of the company is Reza Aghazadeh, who is also head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI); according to the NCRI, the company's Executive Director Samani is a mechanical engineer who also heads the Uranium Conversion Facility (UCF) at Isfahan.

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Date Entered: 

June 18, 2007

Date Last Modified: 

November 1, 2010