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 Locationsort icon Subsidy Source Year Subsidy Value Loan/Bailout Value Type of Subsidy
CASCADES AUBURN FIBER INC Cascades Inc. Maine state 2010 $127,313 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Maine state 2010 $116,890 property tax abatement
SONOCO PRODUCTS CO Sonoco Products Maine state 2010 $15,698 property tax abatement
RTS PACKAGING LLC WestRock Maine state 2010 $6,672 property tax abatement
Sappi Fine Paper Sappi Maine state 2008 $17,000 training reimbursement
Huhtamaki f/k/a Chinet Company Huhtamaki Oyj Maine state 2007 undisclosed enterprise zone
VERSO PAPER LLC Verso Corporation Maine state 2009 $5,533,062 property tax abatement
S D WARREN CO Sappi Maine state 2009 $2,872,095 property tax abatement
DOMTAR MAINE CORP Domtar Maine state 2009 $963,224 property tax abatement
HUHTAMAKI COMPANY MANUFACTURIN Huhtamaki Oyj Maine state 2009 $284,718 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Maine state 2009 $150,060 property tax abatement
CASCADES AUBURN FIBER INC Cascades Inc. Maine state 2009 $141,459 property tax abatement
SONOCO PRODUCTS CO Sonoco Products Maine state 2009 $18,815 property tax abatement
RTS PACKAGING LLC WestRock Maine state 2009 $17,292 property tax abatement
CRYOVAC INC Sealed Air Maine state 2009 $1,534 property tax abatement
CASCADES AUBURN FIBER INC Cascades Inc. Maine state 2011 $95,170 property tax abatement
HUHTAMAKI INC Huhtamaki Oyj Maine state 2011 $219,288 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Maine state 2011 $106,085 property tax abatement
S D WARREN CO Sappi Maine state 2011 $2,773,909 property tax abatement
SONOCO PRODUCTS CO Sonoco Products Maine state 2011 $15,158 property tax abatement
VERSO PAPER LLC Verso Corporation Maine state 2011 $4,302,379 property tax abatement
CASCADES AUBURN FIBER INC Cascades Inc. Maine state 2012 $101,563 property tax abatement
RTS PACKAGING LLC WestRock Maine state 2012 $11,748 property tax abatement
HUHTAMAKI INC Huhtamaki Oyj Maine state 2012 $192,821 property tax abatement
S D WARREN CO Sappi Maine state 2012 $2,879,843 property tax abatement
SONOCO PRODUCTS CO Sonoco Products Maine state 2012 $16,071 property tax abatement
VERSO PAPER LLC Verso Corporation Maine state 2012 $4,062,513 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Maine state 2012 $109,751 property tax abatement
SONOCO PRODUCTS CO Sonoco Products Maine state 2013 $15,187 property tax abatement
RTS PACKAGING LLC WestRock Maine state 2013 $17,763 property tax abatement
CASCADES AUBURN FIBER INC Cascades Inc. Maine state 2013 $95,427 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Maine state 2013 $97,609 property tax abatement
HUHTAMAKI INC Huhtamaki Oyj Maine state 2013 $192,402 property tax abatement
S D WARREN CO Sappi Maine state 2013 $2,532,513 property tax abatement
VERSO PAPER LLC Verso Corporation Maine state 2013 $3,833,961 property tax abatement
VERSO PAPER LLC Verso Corporation Maine state 2014 $3,212,244 property tax abatement
SDWARREN CO Sappi Maine state 2014 $2,029,358 property tax abatement
HUHTAMAKI INC Huhtamaki Oyj Maine state 2014 $146,650 property tax abatement
CASCADES AUBURN FIBER INC Cascades Inc. Maine state 2014 $79,726 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Maine state 2014 $77,578 property tax abatement
SONOCO PRODUCTS CO Sonoco Products Maine state 2014 $15,270 property tax abatement
RTS PACKAGING LLC WestRock Maine state 2014 $4,160 property tax abatement
VERSO BUCKSPORT POWER LLC Verso Corporation Maine state 2015 $228,966 property tax abatement
CASCADES AUBURN FIBER INC Cascades Inc. Maine state 2015 $66,452 property tax abatement
HUHTAMAKI INC Huhtamaki Oyj Maine state 2015 $137,494 property tax abatement
SONOCO PRODUCTS CO Sonoco Products Maine state 2015 $12,367 property tax abatement
VERSO PAPER LLC Verso Corporation Maine state 2015 $2,464,498 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Maine state 2015 $64,013 property tax abatement
CASCADES AUBURN FIBER INC Cascades Inc. Maine state 2016 $77,037 property tax abatement
S D WARREN CO Sappi Maine state 2016 $1,704,381 property tax abatement
HUHTAMAKI INC Huhtamaki Oyj Maine state 2016 $171,252 property tax abatement
SONOCO PRODUCTS CO Sonoco Products Maine state 2016 $12,205 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Maine state 2016 $66,709 property tax abatement
VERSO PAPER LLC Verso Corporation Maine state 2016 $1,612,353 property tax abatement
SONOCO PRODUCTS CO Sonoco Products Maine state 2017 $11,568 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Maine state 2017 $56,028 property tax abatement
CASCADES HOLDINGS US INC Cascades Inc. Maine state 2017 $76,925 property tax abatement
HUHTAMAKIINC Huhtamaki Oyj Maine state 2017 $161,603 property tax abatement
VERSO PAPER LLC Verso Corporation Maine state 2017 $1,047,253 property tax abatement
S DWARRENCO Sappi Maine state 2017 $1,463,293 property tax abatement
SAPPI NORTH AMERICA, INC Sappi Maine state 2018 $1,137,983 property tax abatement
SAPPI NORTH AMERICA, INC Sappi Maine state 2019 $1,137,983 property tax abatement
VERSO PAPER LLC Verso Corporation Maine state 2018 $475,928 property tax abatement
VERSO PAPER LLC Verso Corporation Maine state 2019 $475,928 property tax abatement
HUHTAMAKI INC Huhtamaki Oyj Maine state 2018 $361,692 property tax abatement
HUHTAMAKI INC Huhtamaki Oyj Maine state 2019 $361,692 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Maine state 2018 $37,331 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Maine state 2019 $37,331 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2009 $3,780,000 Enterprise zone
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2009 $2,475,000 Enterprise zone
TIN Inc dba Temple Inland International Paper Louisiana state 2009 $2,144,300 Enterprise zone
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2010 $487,500 Enterprise zone
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2008 $2,592,045 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2008 $900,013 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2008 $850,314 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2008 $765,002 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2008 $622,591 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2008 $622,314 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2008 $614,380 property tax abatement
Temple-Inland International Paper Louisiana state 2008 $614,007 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2008 $610,419 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2008 $558,730 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2008 $550,209 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2008 $535,068 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2008 $505,226 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2008 $437,966 property tax abatement
Temple-Inland International Paper Louisiana state 2008 $428,430 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2008 $404,465 property tax abatement
MeadWestvaco Corporation South Carolina, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2008 $377,151 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2008 $360,371 property tax abatement
Plastipak Packaging, Inc. Plastipak Louisiana state 2008 $360,369 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2008 $357,280 property tax abatement
Temple-Inland International Paper Louisiana state 2008 $322,629 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2008 $293,113 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2008 $254,681 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2008 $136,641 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2008 $114,958 property tax abatement
Smurfit-Stone Container WestRock Louisiana state 2008 $97,323 property tax abatement
Shield Pack, LLC Amcor Louisiana state 2008 $81,221 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2008 $21,721 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2008 $9,996 property tax abatement
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