NARRATIVE SUMMARIES OF REASONS FOR LISTING

KPe.010
GREEN PINE ASSOCIATED CORPORATION
Date on which the narrative summary became available on the Committee's website: 
29 October 2014
Reason for listing: 

Green Pine Associated Corporation was listed on 2 May 2012 “as being engaged in or providing support for, including through other illicit means, DPRK’s nuclear-related, other weapons of mass destruction-related and ballistic missile-related programmes.”

Additional information: 

Green Pine Associated Corporation (“Green Pine”) “has taken over many of the activities of the Korea Mining Development Trading Corporation (KOMID). KOMID was designated by the Committee in April 2009 and is the DPRK's primary arms dealer and main exporter of goods and equipment related to ballistic missiles and conventional weapons. Green Pine is also responsible for approximately half of the arms and related materiel exported by the DPRK. Green Pine has been identified for sanctions for exporting arms or related material from North Korea. Green Pine specializes in the production of maritime military craft and armaments, such as submarines, military boats and missile systems, and has exported torpedoes and technical assistance to Iranian defence-related firms.”