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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Company Parent Location Subsidy Source Year Subsidy Value Loan/Bailout Valuesort icon Type of Subsidy
Amcor PET Packaging USA Inc. Amcor New York state 2006 $73,015 enterprise zone
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY DBA KIRK PAPER International Paper California state 2011 $72,900 training reimbursement
Boise Paper Packaging Corporation of America Oregon state 2013 $72,815 tax credit/rebate
PH Glatfelter Company Glatfelter Pennsylvania state 2010 $72,557 tax credit/rebate
SONOCO PLASTICS (FORMERLY MATRIX PACKAGING) Sonoco Products Missouri state 2010 $72,400 enterprise zone
Packaging Corporation of America Packaging Corporation of America North Carolina state 2012 $72,239 tax credit/rebate
Ball Corporation (Mr. Michael Mochringer) Ball Corp. New York local 2004 $72,144 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Owens-Brockway Container Inc O-I Glass New York local 2009 $71,961 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Owens-Brockway Container Inc O-I Glass New York local 2010 $71,961 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Owens-Brockway Container Inc O-I Glass New York local 2011 $71,961 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2013 $71,387 property tax abatement
MW Custom Papers, LLC WestRock New York state 2007 $70,573 enterprise zone
Sealed Air Corporation (US) Sealed Air New York state 2004 $70,311 enterprise zone
GRAPHIC PACKAGING INTERNATIONAL INC Graphic Packaging Indiana local 2010 $70,220 property tax abatement
Dart Container Corporation Dart Container North Carolina state 2017 $69,422 tax credit/rebate
Cascades Holding US, Inc. Cascades Inc. North Carolina state 2016 $69,294 tax credit/rebate
Rexam Beverage Can Company Ball Corp. North Carolina state 2015 $69,170 tax credit/rebate
Sonoco Recycling, Inc. Sonoco Products North Carolina state 2008 $68,997 tax credit/rebate
Huhtamaki Packaging Huhtamaki Oyj New York local 2004 $68,921 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2010 $68,754 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2011 $68,531 property tax abatement
Huhtamaki Consumer Packaging Co.--Fulton, Inc. Huhtamaki Oyj New York state 2003 $67,645 enterprise zone
Valois of America, Inc. AptarGroup New York local 2003 $67,304 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Maine state 2016 $66,709 property tax abatement
Rock-Tenn Converting Company WestRock North Carolina state 2015 $66,604 tax credit/rebate
CASCADES AUBURN FIBER INC Cascades Inc. Maine state 2015 $66,452 property tax abatement
Greif Inc. Greif United States federal 2012 $66,450 federal grant
CASCADES TISSUE GROUP - TENNESSEE INC Cascades Inc. Tennessee local 2013 $66,357 property tax abatement
Ball Metal Beverage Container Corporation Ball Corp. North Carolina state 2013 $66,327 tax credit/rebate
Longview Fibre Company WestRock New York state 2002 $66,250 enterprise zone
Niagara Sheets LLC WestRock New York local 2010 $65,480 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
OWENS-ILLINOIS GENERAL INC O-I Glass Ohio state 2017 $65,368 grant
Greif Inc Greif Illinois state 2017 $65,359 tax credit/rebate
Rexam Beverage Can Company Ball Corp. North Carolina state 2015 $65,314 tax credit/rebate
Cascade Tissue Group - St Helens Cascades Inc. Oregon local 2019 $65,142 property tax abatement
OWENS-BROCKWAY GLASS CONTAINER INC O-I Glass Ohio state 2014 $65,140 grant
Temple Inland, Inc International Paper Louisiana state 2013 $65,070 property tax abatement
AMB PROPERTY II S INTL PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2009 $64,883 property tax abatement
AMB PROPERTY II & INT'L PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2010 $64,883 property tax abatement
Niagara Sheets LLC WestRock New York local 2011 $64,738 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Huhtamaki Consumer Packaging Co.--Fulton Inc. Huhtamaki Oyj New York state 2006 $64,671 enterprise zone
Owens-Brockway Glass Container, Inc. O-I Glass Virginia state 2013 $64,592 enterprise zone
Graphic Packaging International, Inc. Graphic Packaging North Carolina state 2015 $64,491 tax credit/rebate
Owens-Brockway Glass Container, Inc. O-I Glass Virginia state 2012 $64,488 enterprise zone
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Maine state 2015 $64,013 property tax abatement
Berry Plastics SP, Inc. Berry Global Pennsylvania state 2014 $63,918 tax credit/rebate
DOMTAR INDUSTRIES INC Domtar Washington state 2010 $63,891 tax credit/rebate
Rexam Beverage Can Company Ball Corp. North Carolina state 2013 $63,575 tax credit/rebate
Silgan Can Company Silgan North Carolina state 2008 $63,558 tax credit/rebate
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Indiana local 2010 $63,290 property tax abatement
Silgan Can Company Silgan North Carolina state 2013 $63,142 tax credit/rebate
Huhtamaki Consumer Packaging, Inc. Huhtamaki Oyj New York state 2008 $63,142 enterprise zone
Solo Cup Operating Corporation Dart Container Illinois state 2015 $63,056 tax credit/rebate
Cypress Cryovac, Inc. Sealed Air New York local 2003 $62,710 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
AMB PROPERTY II & INT'L PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2013 $62,520 property tax abatement
Packaging Corporation of America Packaging Corporation of America North Carolina state 2011 $62,500 tax credit/rebate
AMCOR PET PACKAGING, USA, INC. Amcor California state 2010 $61,938 training reimbursement
Sealed Air Corporation (US) Sealed Air Kentucky state 2020 $61,736 training reimbursement
Valois of America, Inc. AptarGroup New York local 2004 $61,629 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Silgan Containers Manufacturing Corporation Silgan North Carolina state 2016 $61,462 tax credit/rebate
Huhtamaki Consumer Packaging Co.--Fulton Inc. Huhtamaki Oyj New York state 2007 $61,075 enterprise zone
Cascades Holding US, Inc. Cascades Inc. North Carolina state 2019 $60,890 tax credit/rebate
Solo Cup Operating Corporation Dart Container Illinois state 2014 $60,741 tax credit/rebate
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2011 $60,736 property tax abatement
ORCHIDS PAPER PRODUCTS CO Cascades Inc. Oklahoma state 2010 $60,711 training reimbursement
Bemis, Inc. Amcor Pennsylvania state $60,000 grant
NIPPON PAPER INDUSTRIES USA CO LTD Nippon Paper Washington state 2015 $59,774 tax credit/rebate
NIPPON PAPER INDUSTRIES USA CO., LTD. Nippon Paper Washington state 2015 $59,774 tax credit/rebate
INTERNATIONAL PAPER INC International Paper Tennessee local 2008 $59,365 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2009 $59,193 property tax abatement
NEWPAGE CORPORATION Verso Corporation Ohio state 2013 $59,093 grant
NEWPAGE CORPORATION Verso Corporation Ohio state 2013 $59,093 training reimbursement
BALL AEROSPACE & TECHNOLOGIES CORP. Ball Corp. United States federal 2010 $58,627 federal grant
Niagara Sheets LLC WestRock New York local 2012 $58,350 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2008 $58,118 tax credit/rebate
Plastipak Packaging, Inc. Plastipak Louisiana state 2013 $58,016 property tax abatement
Amcor PET Packaging USA, Inc. Amcor New York state 2003 $57,979 enterprise zone
Niagara Sheets LLC WestRock New York local 2013 $57,950 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp. Ball Corp. Colorado state 2015 $57,888 training reimbursement
Sealed Air Corporation (US) Sealed Air New York state 2003 $57,521 enterprise zone
AMB PROPERTY II & INT'L PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2012 $57,381 property tax abatement
AMB PROPERTY II & INT'L PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2011 $57,381 property tax abatement
Curwood, Inc. Amcor Ohio state 2009 $57,329 tax credit/rebate
Dart Container Corporation Dart Container North Carolina state 2018 $57,272 tax credit/rebate
OI Levis Park STS, Inc. O-I Glass Ohio state 2012 $57,212 Enterprize Zone
American Flange & Mfg. Inc. Co. Greif United States federal 2010 $57,000 federal grant
Dart Container Corporation Dart Container North Carolina state 2011 $56,935 tax credit/rebate
Green Bay Packaging Green Bay Packaging Ohio state 2013 $56,866 tax credit/rebate
Attends Healthcare Products, Inc. Domtar North Carolina state 2018 $56,808 tax credit/rebate
Shield Pack, LLC Amcor Louisiana state 2009 $56,778 property tax abatement
AMB PROPERTY II & INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2008 $56,101 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Maine state 2017 $56,028 property tax abatement
Cascades Holding, US, Inc. Cascades Inc. North Carolina state 2013 $55,932 tax credit/rebate
Domtar Corporation Domtar Pennsylvania state 2016 $55,850 tax credit/rebate
Cypress Cryovac, Inc. Sealed Air New York local 2004 $55,823 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $55,556 property tax abatement
CASCADE TISSUE GROUP Cascades Inc. Tennessee local 2012 $55,484 property tax abatement
CASCADE TISSUE GROUP Cascades Inc. Tennessee local 2009 $55,484 property tax abatement
CASCADE TISSUE GROUP Cascades Inc. Tennessee local 2010 $55,484 property tax abatement
CASCADE TISSUE GROUP Cascades Inc. Tennessee local 2011 $55,484 property tax abatement
Greif Inc. Greif Illinois state 2016 $55,422 tax credit/rebate
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