In May 2016 – Bitzer opened a subsidiary Bitzer Iranian in Tehran.
"The foundation ceremony for the new subsidiary BITZER Iranian will be held at the Espinas Hotel in Tehran today on Monday, 5 December 2016. BITZER compressors have been well represented in the Iranian market for decades. Now the long-standing company is establishing its own subsidiary that reports to its Middle East site in Dubai." (BITZER Kuhlmascbinenbau GmbH, "BITZER Establishes Subsidiary in Iran," 12/6/2016).