Subsidy Tracker: Industry Summary Page

Major Industry: 
paper and packaging
Subsidy Total: 
$2,480,653,348
Number of Awards: 
2,792
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$409,545,372409
WestRock$278,281,289306
Stora Enso$277,344,9775
Domtar Corp.$215,052,04683
Cascades Inc.$201,044,448137
Ball Corp.$175,983,409219
Packaging Corporation of America$140,666,195148
Berry Global$91,148,24196
Graphic Packaging$84,638,692119
Verso Corporation$83,268,59030


Individual Subsidy Records:

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Company Parent Location Subsidy Source Year Subsidy Value Loan/Bailout Valuesort icon Type of Subsidy
Domtar Corporation Domtar Corp. North Carolina state 2014 $26,621 tax credit/rebate
Owens Brockway Glass Container Inc. O-I Glass Virginia state 2010 $26,626 training reimbursement
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Kentucky state 2008 $26,639 training reimbursement
Graphic Packaging International, Inc. Graphic Packaging North Carolina state 2017 $26,702 tax credit/rebate
Sonoco Recycling, Inc Sonoco Products North Carolina state 2009 $26,864 tax credit/rebate
Tin, Inc. International Paper North Carolina state 2015 $27,080 tax credit/rebate
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2016 $27,084 property tax abatement
BALL AEROSPACE&TECHNOLOGIES CORP. Ball Corp. United States federal 2011 $27,208 federal grant
Green Bay Packaging, Inc. Green Bay Packaging Arkansas state 2010 $27,339 training reimbursement
Cryovac Inc. Sealed Air Corp. New York local 2012 $27,361 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Domtar Paper Company, LLC Domtar Corp. Kentucky state 2008 $27,506 training reimbursement
SEALED AIR CORP-CRYOVAC DIVISION Sealed Air Corp. Missouri state 2011 $27,579 tax credit/rebate
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Indiana local 2011 $27,620 property tax abatement
Cryovac Inc. Sealed Air Corp. New York local 2008 $27,758 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Pratt Jet Corr, Inc. Pratt Industries North Carolina state 2014 $27,800 tax credit/rebate
GRAPHIC PACKAGING INTERNATIONAL INC Graphic Packaging Ohio state 2010 $28,000 grant
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Virginia state 2015 $28,304 enterprise zone
Impress USA, Inc. Ardagh Packaging Group New York local 2010 $28,336 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Impress USA, Inc. Ardagh Packaging Group New York local 2010 $28,337 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Pratt Jet Corr, Inc. Pratt Industries North Carolina state 2013 $28,385 tax credit/rebate
Silgan Can Company Silgan North Carolina state 2015 $28,432 tax credit/rebate
BALL CORPORATION Ball Corp. California state 2007 $28,435 training reimbursement
BALL WESTERN CAN COMPANY, LLC Ball Corp. California state 2004 $28,536 training reimbursement
Fibermark North America, Inc. Neenah Paper New York state 2014 $28,617 enterprise zone
Fibermark North America, Inc. Neenah Paper New York state 2014 $28,617 enterprise zone
Kapstone Kraft Paper Corporation WestRock North Carolina state 2013 $28,685 tax credit/rebate
Kapstone Kraft Paper Corporation WestRock North Carolina state 2013 $28,685 tax credit/rebate
MW Custom Papers LLC WestRock New York state 2006 $28,700 enterprise zone
DOMTAR A W CORPORATION Domtar Corp. Arkansas state 2010 $28,775 tax credit/rebate
Meadwestvaco Virginia Corporation WestRock Kentucky state 2014 $29,000 training reimbursement
WestRock Virginia Corporation WestRock Kentucky state 2015 $29,000 training reimbursement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana local 2014 $29,001 property tax abatement
AEP Industries, Inc. Berry Global North Carolina state 2014 $29,210 tax credit/rebate
BOISE PACKAGING & NEWSPRINT LLC Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2006 $29,226 tax credit/rebate
Graphic Packaging International, Inc. Graphic Packaging North Carolina state 2016 $29,301 tax credit/rebate
Sonoco Crellin, Inc. Sonoco Products North Carolina state 2008 $29,305 tax credit/rebate
Sonoco Plastics, Inc. Sonoco Products North Carolina state 2015 $29,305 tax credit/rebate
Cascade Tissue Group Cascades Inc. Oregon state 2013 $29,391 tax credit/rebate
Rexam Beverage Can Company Ball Corp. North Carolina state 2016 $29,538 tax credit/rebate
INTERNATIONAL PAPER INC International Paper Tennessee local 2008 $29,820 property tax abatement
Silgan Containers Manufacturing Corp. Silgan North Carolina state 2019 $29,845 tax credit/rebate
Grafco Industries, L.P Berry Global New York state 2005 $30,000 enterprise zone
International Paper International Paper New York state 2001 $30,000 enterprise zone
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2011 $30,101 property tax abatement
Caraustar Greif Inc. Mississippi state 2009 $30,496 training reimbursement
Rexam Beverage Can Company Ball Corp. North Carolina state 2016 $30,524 tax credit/rebate
Ball Corporation Ball Corp. New York local 2003 $30,539 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $30,613 property tax abatement
MW Custom Papers, LLC WestRock New York state 2005 $30,654 enterprise zone
Shield Pack, LLC Amcor Louisiana state 2012 $30,685 property tax abatement
WestRock Virginia Corporation WestRock Kentucky state 2016 $31,000 training reimbursement
WestRock CP, LLC WestRock Virginia state 2016 $31,152 enterprise zone
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2009 $31,319 property tax abatement
Cryovac Inc. Sealed Air Corp. New York local 2011 $31,477 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Norampac Ind., Inc. Cascades Inc. New York state 2010 $31,915 enterprise zone
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Kansas state 2008 $32,000 training reimbursement
Huhtamaki, Inc. Huhtamaki Oyj Alabama state 2010 $32,000 grant
Caraustar Greif Inc. Mississippi state 2010 $32,043 training reimbursement
AptarGroup, Inc. AptarGroup North Carolina state 2018 $32,128 tax credit/rebate
DOMTAR INDUSTRIES LLC Domtar Corp. Washington state 2013 $32,249 tax credit/rebate
Fibermark/Coated Paper Neenah Paper New York local 2008 $32,351 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
BALL AEROSPACE & TECHNOLOGIES CORP. Ball Corp. United States federal 2016 $32,452 federal grant
Southern Container (Mr. Steven Hill) WestRock New York local 2006 $32,462 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International, Inc. Graphic Packaging Indiana state 2007 $32,500 training reimbursement
Longview Fibre Company WestRock New York state 2001 $32,500 enterprise zone
Cascades Tissues Group Cascades Inc. Nevada state 2003 $32,553 tax credit/rebate
Cascades Holding US, Inc. Cascades Inc. North Carolina state 2017 $32,563 tax credit/rebate
GREEN BAY PACKAGING INC Green Bay Packaging Arkansas state 2015 $32,686 training reimbursement
AEP Industries, Inc. Berry Global North Carolina state 2013 $33,126 tax credit/rebate
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2009 $33,204 property tax abatement
AptarGroup, Inc. AptarGroup North Carolina state 2016 $33,279 tax credit/rebate
Norampac Schenectady Inc. Cascades Inc. New York state 2011 $33,470 enterprise zone
AIM Corrugated Container Corp. Cascades Inc. New York local 2005 $33,602 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Covalence Speciality Adhesives,LLC dba Berry Plastics Tapes Coatings Berry Global Rhode Island state 2009 $33,690 training reimbursement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER INC International Paper Tennessee local 2007 $33,866 property tax abatement
Rexam Beverage Can Company Ball Corp. North Carolina state 2016 $34,088 tax credit/rebate
Rexam Beverage Can Company Ball Corp. North Carolina state 2017 $34,088 tax credit/rebate
ORCHIDS PAPER PRODUCTS CO Cascades Inc. Oklahoma state 2011 $34,390 training reimbursement
Fibermark North America, Inc. Neenah Paper New York state 2013 $34,716 enterprise zone
Fibermark North America, Inc. Neenah Paper New York state 2013 $34,716 enterprise zone
APPLETON PAPERS Appvion Ohio state 2008 $35,000 grant
OWENS-ILLINOIS GENERAL INC O-I Glass Ohio state 2016 $35,260 grant
OWENS-ILLINOIS GENERAL INC O-I Glass Ohio state 2016 $35,260 grant
Rock-Tenn Converting Company WestRock North Carolina state 2011 $35,570 tax credit/rebate
Valois of America, Inc. AptarGroup New York local 2006 $35,587 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
AEP Industries, Inc. Berry Global North Carolina state 2017 $35,619 tax credit/rebate
Sealed Air Corporation (US) Sealed Air Corp. New York state 2001 $35,640 enterprise zone
Dart Container Corporation Dart Container North Carolina state 2012 $35,678 tax credit/rebate
Cryovac Inc. Sealed Air Corp. New York local 2010 $35,682 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Rock Tenn Converting Co. WestRock Tennessee state 2013 $36,000 training reimbursement
Fibermark North America, Inc. Neenah Paper New York state 2010 $36,077 enterprise zone
Fibermark North America, Inc. Neenah Paper New York state 2010 $36,077 enterprise zone
AEP Industries, Inc. Berry Global North Carolina state 2016 $36,100 tax credit/rebate
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2013 $36,104 property tax abatement
DOMTAR INDUSTRIES LLC Domtar Corp. Washington state 2012 $36,108 tax credit/rebate
Shield Pack, LLC Amcor Louisiana state 2013 $36,215 property tax abatement
Sealed Air Corporation Sealed Air Corp. Mississippi state 2012 $36,320 grant
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2010 $36,362 property tax abatement
Pratt Industries, Inc. Pratt Industries Tennessee state 2017 $36,500 grant
Solo Cup Operating Corporation Dart Container Illinois state 2016 $36,987 tax credit/rebate
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $37,064 property tax abatement
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