Overseen by Beijing Electronics Holding Co., Ltd. (BEHC); listed by the Japanese government in 2009 as an entity of concern for proliferation relating to missiles; added to the Specially Designated National (SDN) list maintained by the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) on June 13, 2006, 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 (WMD) and their delivery systems; according to the Treasury Department, the designation was made in response to the company’s “continued efforts to provide Iranian missile organizations with missile-related and dual-use components” during the preceding year; sanctioned (along with all successors, sub-units, and subsidiaries) on December 27, 2004 under the Iran Nonproliferation Act of 2000 for the transfer to Iran since January 1, 1999 of equipment and/or technology of proliferation significance.

Supplies electronic components, equipment, and assemblies; products include ceramic capacitors, tantalum capacitors, electron tubes, crystal oscillators, semiconductors, integrated circuits, resistors, inductors, batteries, bearings, pneumatic tools, magnetic material, wire, cable, TV and broadcast transmitters, laser medical equipment, power supplies, testing equipment, oscillographs, and multimeters; contains a General Management Department, 1st Business Department (instrument business department) and 2nd Business Department (foreign trade department); company officials and employees reportedly have included Wingel Zhang, Wu Bo, Li Songping, Yansen Wang, Han Bo, Zhang Li Na, Huang Weimin, and Zhang Zixi; established in 1988.


Source: / Iranwatch /