J.O. Alvarez, a licensed customhouse broker, has been transacting customs' import and export business on behalf of the importer since 1956. Committed to quality service and professionalism, the company strives to maintain complete customer satisfaction by assisting importers through the perplexity of Customs clearances. Five in-house licensed customs brokers and an experienced staff of friendly people is always ready to help. The company s account executives are carefully chosen to assist clients according to your specific needs. J.O. Alvarez is respected throughout the United States and Mexico as pioneer/innovators in the import and export fields. Going before U.S. Customs officials and other governmental agency officials - protecting the rights of importers is its duty. Its customs brokerage professionals are well versed in the complex business of importing merchandise to and from the United States. This covers areas of transportation, merchandise classification, duty rates, assists, country of origin, marking and the North American Free Trade Agreement.