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
Ball Metal Food Container, LLC Ball Corp. Ohio state 2016 $184,000 tax credit/rebate
Ball Packaging, LLC Ball Corp. Colorado state 2018 $45,044 tax credit/rebate
Ball Plastic Container Corp, Ball Corporation Ball Corp. New York local 2005 $40,511 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Ball Plastic Container Corp, Ball Corporation Ball Corp. New York local 2006 $162,667 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Ball Plastic Container Corp, Ball Corporation Ball Corp. New York local 2007 $163,575 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Ball Plastic Container Corp. Ball Corp. New York local 2009 $18,619 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Ball Plastic Container Corp. Ball Corp. New York local 2009 $18,619 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Ball Plastic Container Corp. Ball Corp. New Jersey state 1996 $315,560 grant
Ball Plastic Container Corp. Ball Corp. New York local 2008 $128,539 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
BALL WESTERN CAN COMPANY, LLC Ball Corp. California state 2004 $28,536 training reimbursement
BEMIS (ALCAN PACKAGING/PECHINEY) Amcor Missouri state 2000 $280,000 training reimbursement
Bemis Clysar, Inc. Amcor Iowa state 2004 $102,500 training reimbursement
BEMIS CO, INC Amcor Oklahoma state 2015 $233,488 tax credit/rebate
Bemis Company Amcor Nebraska local 2011 $423,547 tax increment financing
Bemis Company, Inc. Amcor Nebraska state 2006 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Bemis Company, Inc. Amcor Wisconsin state 2007 $3,000,000 tax credit/rebate
Bemis Company, Inc. Amcor Arkansas state 2010 $53,906 tax credit/rebate
BEMIS COMPANY, INC., MILPRINT PACKAGING DIV (ALCAN, PECHINEY) Amcor Missouri state 2012 $590,766 tax credit/rebate
Bemis Healthcare Packaging, Inc. Amcor Wisconsin state 2015 $1,000,000 loan or bond financing
Bemis Healthcare Packaging, Inc. Amcor Wisconsin state 2015 $1,000,000 loan or bond financing
Bemis Packaging, Inc. Amcor Kentucky state 2019 $980,000 tax credit/rebate
Bemis Packaging, LLC Amcor Kentucky state 2014 $500,000 tax credit/rebate
Bemis Packaging, LLC Amcor Kentucky state 2015 $77,500 training reimbursement
Bemis Packaging, LLC Amcor Kentucky state 2016 $92,500 training reimbursement
BEMIS PACKAGING, LLC (CURWOOD/MILPRINT/ALCAN/PECHINEY) Amcor Missouri state 2015 $435,905 training reimbursement
Bemis, Inc. Amcor Pennsylvania state $60,000 grant
Berry Global Group, Inc. Berry Global Maryland state 2019 $8,841 tax credit/rebate
Berry Global Group, Inc. FNA Berry Plastics Group, Inc. Berry Global Maryland state 2018 $10,635 tax credit/rebate
Berry Plastics Berry Global Kentucky state 2007 $150,000 training reimbursement
Berry Plastics Berry Global Kentucky state 2008 $8,010 training reimbursement
Berry Plastics Berry Global Georgia local 2009 $4,000,000 industrial revenue bond
Berry Plastics Closure Division dba Poly-Seal Corporation Berry Global Maryland state 2004 $24,171 training reimbursement
Berry Plastics Corp Berry Global Arizona state 2008 $13,600 training reimbursement
BERRY PLASTICS CORP Berry Global Illinois local 2012 undisclosed property tax abatement
Berry Plastics Corp. Berry Global Arizona state 2007 $8,075 training reimbursement
Berry Plastics Corp. (Pliant, LLC) Berry Global Oklahoma state 2013 $950,000 industrial revenue bond
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Kentucky state 2009 $25,000 training reimbursement
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Kentucky state 2011 $25,000 training reimbursement
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Kentucky state 2008 $26,639 training reimbursement
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Kansas state 2006 $55,000 training reimbursement
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Kansas state 2008 $32,000 training reimbursement
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Kansas state 2009 $55,000 training reimbursement
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Iowa state 2011 $94,500 training reimbursement
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Iowa state 2006 $39,324 training reimbursement
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Indiana state 2013 $11,794,000 tax credit/rebate
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Indiana state 2013 $19,920,015 tax credit/rebate
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Indiana state 2013 $1,123,756 training reimbursement
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Kentucky state 2012 $10,000,000 tax credit/rebate
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Kentucky state 2012 $450,000 tax credit/rebate
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Maryland state 2008 $26,253 training reimbursement
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Maryland state 2013 $25,000 training reimbursement
BERRY PLASTICS CORPORATION Berry Global Ohio state 2014 $23,814 grant
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Maryland state 2014 $5,000 training reimbursement
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global North Carolina state 2013 $17,405 tax credit/rebate
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Indiana state 2015 $300,000 training reimbursement
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Indiana state 2015 $2,350,000 tax credit/rebate
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Indiana state 2015 $45,000 tax credit/rebate
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Oklahoma state 2016 $25,494 property tax abatement
Berry Plastics Corporation (fka Covalence Specialty Adhesives) Berry Global Kentucky state 2009 $10,000,000 tax credit/rebate
Berry Plastics Corporation (Poly-Seal Corporation) Berry Global Maryland state 2007 $24,681 training reimbursement
Berry Plastics Group, Inc. Berry Global Maryland state 2016 $15,265 tax credit/rebate
Berry Plastics Group, Inc. Berry Global Maryland state 2017 $14,597 tax credit/rebate
Berry Plastics Holding Corp. & Polymers & Colorants, Inc. Berry Global Texas state 2010 $178,013 training reimbursement
BERRY PLASTICS HOLDING CORPORATION Berry Global New Jersey state undisclosed tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Berry Plastics IK, LLC Berry Global Kentucky state 2017 $10,000,000 tax credit/rebate
Berry Plastics Opco, Inc. Berry Global Indiana state 2013 $400,000 grant
Berry Plastics Opco, Inc. Berry Global Indiana state 2018 $1,500,000 tax credit/rebate
Berry Plastics Opco, Inc. Berry Global Indiana state 2018 $100,000 training reimbursement
Berry Plastics SP, Inc. Berry Global Pennsylvania state 2014 $63,918 tax credit/rebate
Berry Plastics SP, Inc. Berry Global Pennsylvania state 2016 $23,345 tax credit/rebate
Berry Plastics SP, Inc. Berry Global Pennsylvania state 2016 $23,345 tax credit/rebate
Berry Plastics SP, Inc. Berry Global Pennsylvania state 2017 $20,919 tax credit/rebate
Berry Plastics Usa Inc. Berry Global United States federal 2017 $4,500,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
Berry Plastics, Inc. Berry Global Iowa state 2012 $266,000 tax credit/rebate
Blue Water Fiber Blue Water Fiber Michigan state 1994 $81,000,000 MEGADEAL
BLUE WATER FIBER LIMITED PARTNERSHIP Blue Water Fiber Michigan local 1994 undisclosed property tax abatement
BOISE PACKAGING & NEWSPRINT LLC Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2006 $29,226 tax credit/rebate
BOISE PACKAGING & NEWSPRINT LLC Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2007 $107,084 tax credit/rebate
BOISE PACKAGING & NEWSPRINT LLC Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2008 $216,461 tax credit/rebate
BOISE PACKAGING & NEWSPRINT LLC Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2009 $212,207 tax credit/rebate
BOISE PACKAGING & NEWSPRINT LLC Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2010 $210,919 tax credit/rebate
BOISE PACKAGING & NEWSPRINT LLC Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2011 $237,155 tax credit/rebate
Boise Packaging & Newsprint LLC Packaging Corporation of America Oregon state 2013 $15,750 tax credit/rebate
BOISE PACKAGING & NEWSPRINT LLC Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2012 $242,732 tax credit/rebate
BOISE PACKAGING & NEWSPRINT LLC Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2013 $263,661 tax credit/rebate
BOISE PACKAGING & NEWSPRINT LLC Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2014 $231,403 tax credit/rebate
BOISE PACKAGING & NEWSPRINT LLC Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2015 $260,195 tax credit/rebate
BOISE PACKAGING & NEWSPRINT, L.L.C. Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2016 $271,285 tax credit/rebate
BOISE PACKAGING & NEWSPRINT, L.L.C. Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2015 $260,195 tax credit/rebate
BOISE PACKAGING & NEWSPRINT, L.L.C. Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2017 $150,083 tax credit/rebate
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2008 $2,592,045 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2008 $622,591 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2008 $550,209 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2008 $357,280 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2009 $646,343 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2009 $628,359 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2009 $617,506 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2009 $602,020 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2009 $514,856 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2009 $497,271 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2009 $456,396 property tax abatement
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