International Insurance Associates (IIA)
International Risk Specialists for Over 50 Years.

International Insurance Associates (IIA)

Cargo & Credit Insurance +

Customs Bonds


Providing Professional Representation & Specialized Coverage since 1968

International Insurance Associates (IIA) is a leading credit, cargo, & customs bonds specialty insurance agency in the United States. In business for over 50 years, IIA is always ready to answer any questions that you may have. With headquarters located in California, and offices in Texas, we are also pleased to service any prospects, customers and or banks as often as desired.

IIA acts as a broker representing the potential insured to the insuring companies. As a broker, we do not work for a single insurance company so we are not limited to which companies we can approach.



➤ Headquarters

California: Los Angeles, CA 90036

➤ Branches

Texas: Montgomery, TX 77356

Florida: St. Augustine, FL 32084

(562) 861-0309


Areas of Service


Transit Insurance also known as Cargo Insurance, covers goods against physical loss and damage while in transit anywhere in the world. When you take control and insure your shipments, you know you will be fully and properly paid in U.S. dollars in the event of a covered loss. Exposures that can be insured include ocean cargo, air cargo, domestic truck, Mexican trucks, etc.


Political Risk Insurance protects foreign investments and contracts against unknown political losses. Confiscation or nationalization of property, contract repudiation or cancellation, and currency blockages are some of the examples of political risks that companies are facing in today’s marketplace. Political risk insurance may be the tool that allows you to enter profitable overseas ventures that you may have been hesitant to approach. IIA also offers insurance to protect international bonds or standby letter of credit against unfair callings.


U.S. Customs Bonds guarantees the U.S. government duty on imports. IIA is a leading supplier of all types of customs bonds at one of the lowest rates available. With quick turn around, usually within hours.


Credit Reports are available through IIA’s contracts with several credit reporting services. IIA can offer individual reports or arrange for volume services.


Foreign & Domestic Credit Insurance protects against nonpayment from your buyer. IIA arranges both foreign and domestic credit insurance. Your foreign receivables are protected against both political and commercial risks. Credit insurance allows you the opportunity of increasing market share. Utilizing your insured receivables as collateral you can increase your eligible borrowing base. Credit insurance also offers you the peace of mind that your largest asset, your receivables are protected.


Policy Administration can be provided by IIA’s in-house policy administration program. We do the paperwork and keep track of your coverage, so you devote your time to increase your sales.



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