Subsidy Tracker: Industry Summary Page

Major Industry: 
paper and packaging
Subsidy Total: 
$2,414,895,277
Number of Awards: 
2,734
Time Period: 

Earliest year of data: 1992. Availability of data for earlier years varies greatly from program to program. The majority of the listings for this industry are for the period since 2012.

Notes: 

The dollar total above adjusts for the fact that there is an overlap between the amounts in one or more Megadeal entries and those of one or more of the other entries. The total includes only those entries matched to a parent company. The industry designation is the primary one for the parent's operations overall. Dollar totals do not include awards for which no subsidy value is disclosed.


Top 10 Parent CompaniesTotal Subsidy $Number of Awards
International Paper$408,051,354408
WestRock$277,738,625302
Stora Enso$277,344,9775
Domtar$213,477,04681
Cascades Inc.$199,176,318133
Ball Corp.$156,212,269211
Packaging Corporation of America$140,666,195148
Berry Global$91,109,40495
Graphic Packaging$84,638,692119
Verso Corporation$83,268,59030


Individual Subsidy Records:

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Companysort icon Parent Location Subsidy Source Year Subsidy Value Loan/Bailout Value Type of Subsidy
WestRock CP LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2016 $420,714 property tax abatement
WESTROCK CP LLC WestRock Washington state 2016 $242,671 tax credit/rebate
WestRock CP LLC WestRock Louisiana local 2017 $83,254 property tax abatement
WestRock CP LLC WestRock Louisiana local 2017 $103,688 property tax abatement
WestRock CP LLC WestRock Louisiana local 2017 $280,900 property tax abatement
WestRock CP LLC WestRock Louisiana local 2017 $393,189 property tax abatement
WestRock CP LLC WestRock Louisiana local 2017 $862,706 property tax abatement
WestRock CP LLC WestRock Louisiana local 2017 $24,637,500 property tax abatement
WESTROCK CP LLC WestRock Arkansas state $665,000 tax credit/rebate
WESTROCK CP, LLC WestRock Washington state 2014 $275,497 tax credit/rebate
WESTROCK CP, LLC WestRock Washington state 2014 $204,821 tax credit/rebate
WestRock CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2016 $533,444 property tax abatement
WestRock CP, LLC WestRock Virginia state 2016 $31,152 enterprise zone
WESTROCK CP, LLC WestRock Washington state 2017 $284,172 tax credit/rebate
WESTROCK CP, LLC WestRock Washington state 2016 $509,197 tax credit/rebate
WESTROCK CP, LLC WestRock Washington state 2017 $500,237 tax credit/rebate
WESTROCK CP, LLC WestRock Washington state 2015 $436,464 tax credit/rebate
WESTROCK CP, LLC WestRock Washington state 2019 $194,718 tax credit/rebate
WESTROCK CP, LLC WestRock Washington state 2018 $194,718 tax credit/rebate
WESTROCK CP, LLC WestRock Washington state 2019 $527,072 tax credit/rebate
WESTROCK CP, LLC WestRock Washington state 2018 $512,138 tax credit/rebate
WESTROCK KRAFT PAPER, LLC WestRock Washington state 2018 $4,178 tax credit/rebate
WESTROCK KRAFT PAPER, LLC WestRock Washington state 2019 $3,252 tax credit/rebate
WESTROCK LONGVIEW, LLC WestRock Washington state 2018 $294,498 tax credit/rebate
WESTROCK LONGVIEW, LLC WestRock Washington state 2019 $293,667 tax credit/rebate
WESTROCK LONGVIEW, LLC WestRock Washington state 2018 $1,126,590 tax credit/rebate
WESTROCK LONGVIEW, LLC WestRock Washington state 2019 $1,068,528 tax credit/rebate
WestRock RKT Company WestRock North Carolina state 2017 $8,403 tax credit/rebate
WestRock RKT Company WestRock North Carolina state 2017 $1,681 tax credit/rebate
WestRock Virginia Corporation WestRock Kentucky state 2016 $31,000 training reimbursement
WestRock Virginia Corporation WestRock Kentucky state 2015 $29,000 training reimbursement
WHITLOCK PACKAGING CORPORATION Refresco Group Oklahoma state 2008 $2,163 training reimbursement
Wickliffe Paper Company LLC Verso Corporation Kentucky state 2008 $25,000 training reimbursement
Willamette Industries (facility now owned by Domtar Paper) Domtar Kentucky state 1998 $132,300,000 MEGADEAL
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