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
MeadWestvac o Corporation South Carolina LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2015 $693,934 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2015 $686,586 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2015 $552,155 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2015 $666,896 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2015 $496,449 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2015 $539,389 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2015 $521,833 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2015 $515,359 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2015 $422,101 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2015 $418,334 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2015 $500,072 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2015 $384,244 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2015 $362,047 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2015 $331,845 property tax abatement
Plastipak Packaging, Inc. Plastipak Louisiana state 2015 $377,190 property tax abatement
Temple Inland, Inc International Paper Louisiana state 2015 $294,022 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2015 $149,582 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2015 $104,495 property tax abatement
Shield Pack, LLC Amcor Louisiana state 2015 $77,084 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2015 $73,412 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2015 $3,610,036 tax credit/rebate
Plastipak Packaging, Inc. Plastipak Louisiana state 2015 $434,791 tax credit/rebate
International Paper International Paper Louisiana state 2016 $3,187,000 enterprise zone
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2016 $262,901 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2016 $424,073 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2016 $437,981 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2016 $475,514 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2016 $479,068 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2016 $494,030 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2016 $540,232 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2016 $546,894 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2016 $550,809 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2016 $623,243 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2016 $624,043 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2016 $624,781 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2016 $730,693 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2016 $782,449 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2016 $496,589 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2016 $819,954 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2016 $823,386 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2016 $841,119 property tax abatement
WestRock CP LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2016 $182,892 property tax abatement
WestRock CP LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2016 $310,601 property tax abatement
WestRock CP LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2016 $420,714 property tax abatement
WestRock CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2016 $533,444 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2016 $42,157 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2016 $497,823 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2016 $675,704 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2016 $676,386 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2016 $677,064 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2016 $27,084 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2016 $165,984 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2016 $227,145 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2016 $362,905 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2016 $470,399 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2016 $542,275 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2016 $554,602 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2016 $595,476 property tax abatement
Shield Pack, LLC Amcor Louisiana state 2016 $710,329 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2016 $950,233 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2016 $1,556,941 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2016 $2,389,541 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2016 $5,464,288 property tax abatement
Temple Inland Inc. International Paper Louisiana state 2016 $575,062 property tax abatement
Temple Inland Inc. International Paper Louisiana state 2016 $671,019 property tax abatement
Temple Inland Inc. International Paper Louisiana state 2016 $681,257 property tax abatement
Temple Inland Inc. International Paper Louisiana state 2016 $749,330 property tax abatement
Temple Inland Inc. International Paper Louisiana state 2016 $789,042 property tax abatement
Temple Inland Inc. International Paper Louisiana state 2016 $789,449 property tax abatement
Temple Inland Inc. International Paper Louisiana state 2016 $797,914 property tax abatement
Temple Inland Inc. International Paper Louisiana state 2016 $799,198 property tax abatement
Temple Inland Inc. International Paper Louisiana state 2016 $803,335 property tax abatement
Temple Inland Inc. International Paper Louisiana state 2016 $817,494 property tax abatement
Temple Inland Inc. International Paper Louisiana state 2016 $818,719 property tax abatement
Temple Inland Inc. International Paper Louisiana state 2016 $833,448 property tax abatement
Temple Inland Inc. International Paper Louisiana state 2016 $847,524 property tax abatement
Temple Inland Inc. International Paper Louisiana state 2016 $869,619 property tax abatement
Temple Inland Inc. International Paper Louisiana state 2016 $1,179,309 property tax abatement
Temple Inland Inc. International Paper Louisiana state 2016 $2,224,662 property tax abatement
Temple Inland Inc. International Paper Louisiana state 2016 $2,989,478 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2016 $76,146 property tax abatement
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
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana local 2017 $943,176 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana local 2017 $1,029,023 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana local 2017 $1,425,090 property tax abatement
Plastipak Packaging, Inc. Plastipak Louisiana local 2017 $1,802,409 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana local 2017 $4,897,871 property tax abatement
WestRock CP LLC WestRock Louisiana local 2017 $24,637,500 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana State 2018 $1,480,138 tax credit
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana State 2020 $493,500 tax credit
Berry Plastics Berry Global Kentucky state 2007 $150,000 training reimbursement
Wickliffe Paper Company LLC Verso Corporation Kentucky state 2008 $25,000 training reimbursement
Rexam Inc. Ball Corp. Kentucky state 2008 $23,853 training reimbursement
Berry Plastics Berry Global Kentucky state 2008 $8,010 training reimbursement
AEP Industries, Inc. Berry Global Kentucky state 2009 $25,000 training reimbursement
Captive Plastics Inc. a subsidiary of Berry Plastics Corp. Berry Global Kentucky state 2009 $25,000 training reimbursement
Rexam Inc. Ball Corp. Kentucky state 2009 $25,000 training reimbursement
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