NARRATIVE SUMMARIES OF REASONS FOR LISTING

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KOREA RYONHA MACHINERY JOINT VENTURE CORPORATION
Date on which the narrative summary became available on the Committee's website: 
29 October 2014
Reason for listing: 

Korea Ryonha Machinery Joint Venture Corporation was listed on 22 January 2013 (amended on 7 January 2014 and 2 April 2014) “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: 

“Korea Ryonbong General Corporation is the parent company of Korea Ryonha Machinery Joint Venture Corporation. Korea Ryonbong General Corporation was designated by the Committee in April 2009 and is a defense conglomerate specializing in acquisition for DPRK defense industries and support to that
country’s military-related sales."