Shahriyari has leveraged the Republic of Korea-based Turkoca Import Export Transit Co., Ltd. as a pass-through entity to facilitate the transfer of millions of dollars by falsifying invoices with the assistance of Celik and Turkey-based Abdulaziz Kaskariy who is Turkoca’s sole principal;
Iranian official Behnam Shahriyari was designated for acting for or on behalf of Liner Transport Kish (LTK), an IRGC-linked shipping company that was designated by Treasury pursuant to E.O. 13224 in December 2010 for providing material support, including weapons, to Hizballah on behalf of the IRGC. Shahriyari acted as LTK’s business and marketing manager. Additionally, Shahriyari operates the Behnam Shahriyari Trading Company;
Turkoca Import Export Transit Co., Ltd. is being designated pursuant to E.O. 13224, as amended, for having materially assisted, sponsored, or provided financial, material, or technological support for, or goods or services to or in support of, the IRGC-QF;
Also Known As:
Turkoca Import Export Transit Co., Ltd.
Turkoca Import Export Transit Co.
Turkoca Import Export Transit Company
Organization Established Date:
18 Nov 2019
Rm 401, 4/F, Rishu Bldg, 25 Hangang-daero 48-gil, Yongan-gu, Seoul 04382, Korea, South
Daekyong building, Ground floor 9-79, 59-1 Duteopbawi-ro, Huam-dong, Yongsan-gu, Seoul, Korea, South
Business Registration Number:
3858701478 (Korea, South)
1101117294773 (Korea, South)
Reason for the color:
» 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 May 25, 2022 pursuant to Executive Order 13224, as amended, for having materially assisted, sponsored, or provided financial, material, or technological support for, or goods or services to or in support of, the IRGC-QF;