Iran-based Hoda Trading, a subsidiary of ICI since 2017, has sought U.S.-origin electronic components from China on behalf of ICI since October 2008. Since January 2017, Hoda Trading has been involved in the procurement of electronic components from China on behalf of ICI, including shipments from China of high frequency Near Vertical Incidence Skywave antennas — products that have an application in military communications — for end use by the ICI. Since June 2016, Hong Kong-based Proma Industry Co., Ltd. helped facilitate shipments to Hoda Trading. Proma Industry also helped facilitate the sale and shipment of tens of thousands of U.S. dollars’ worth of goods purchased by Hoda Trading.
Hoda Trading purchased electronic components through businesses in Iran and the United Arab Emirates. One of these businesses is DES International Co., Ltd., a company that claims to have offices in the UAE, Singapore, Taiwan, and China. DES International is majority-owned and managed by dual Iran-U.K. national Mohammad Soltanmohammadi, utilizing the alias Chung Lung Wang. Soltanmohammadi is also the owner of China-based company Naz Technology Co., Ltd. and serves as a Director of Brunei-based Soltech Industry Co., Ltd. As of July 2016, Hoda Trading had paid tens of thousands of U.S. dollars to Soltech Industry for the purchase of electronic components, and Soltech Industry offered to deliver goods to Hoda Trading through a forwarder.
Representation of Hoda Trading in Afghanistan is MagtaGroup according to their official website. Seyed Sadegh Najafi is the Managing director & Member of the Board;
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Hoda Trading Co.
Hoda Trading Company
Sustainable Electronic Development
Sustainable Electronics Development
Sustainable Electronics Development Company
No. 34, Shahid Hesari (Southern Razan) St., Mirdamad Avenue, Tehran, Iran
Langari Street, Nobonyad Square, Pasdaran Avenue, Tehran, Iran
No. 225 Teymori St., Langari – Nobonyad Ave., Tehran, Iran
No.31, Across Nikan Hospital, Araj, Artesh Highway, Tehran, Iran
+98 21 2295 0577
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» 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 November 10, 2020 pursuant to Executive Order 13224 for acting or purporting to act for or on behalf of, directly or indirectly, Iran Communication Industries;