Shomal Cement Company

Also Known As: 

Siman Shomal
Shemal Cement Company
Shomal Cement Co.

Weapon Program: 

  • Military


- Dr Beheshti Ave., No 289, Tehran 151446, Iran
- 289 Shahid Baheshti Ave., Tehran, Iran
- P.O. Box 15146, Tehran, Iran
- No 269 Dr Beheshti Ave. P.O. Box 15875/4571 Tehran - 15146, Iran


+9821-88731106-7, +98221-2493223-9, +98(21)8731106


+9821-88734996, +98(21)8734996


Entity Web Site:

Controlled by Bank Melli Iran; has also been owned or controlled by Cement Investment and Development Company(CIDCO), which was created to manage the cement interests of Bank Melli Iran Investment Company (BMIIC).


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 its assets under U.S. jurisdiction and prohibiting transactions with U.S. parties, pursuant to Executive Order 13224, which targets terrorists and those providing support to terrorists or acts of terrorism; foreign parties facilitating transactions for the entity or otherwise assisting the entity are subject to U.S. sanctions; also designated pursuant to the Iranian Financial Sanctions Regulations; foreign financial institutions facilitating transactions for the entity may be prohibited from opening or maintaining correspondent or payable-through accounts in the United States.

Previously added to the SDN list on March 3, 2009, 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 July 26, 2010 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.

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: 

May 12, 2009

Date Last Modified: 

December 11, 2018