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
Ardagh Metal Packaging Ardagh Packaging Group Virginia state 2014 $750,000 grant
International Paper International Paper Virginia state 2013 $350,000 grant
International Paper - Petersburg International Paper Virginia state 2016 $10,944 enterprise zone
International Paper Company International Paper Virginia state 2016 $152,432 enterprise zone
Owens-Brockway Glass Container, Inc. O-I Glass Virginia state 2016 $38,648 enterprise zone
WestRock CP, LLC WestRock Virginia state 2016 $31,152 enterprise zone
SMURFIT-STONE CONTAINER ENTRPR WestRock Virginia local 2011 $2,242,200 tax credit/rebate
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Virginia state 2016 $250,000 grant
Graphic Packaging International, Inc. Graphic Packaging Virginia state 2017 $45,000 training reimbursement
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2006 $188,914 tax credit/rebate
BOISE WHITE PAPER LLC Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2006 $90,340 tax credit/rebate
BOISE PACKAGING & NEWSPRINT LLC Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2006 $29,226 tax credit/rebate
NIPPON PAPER INDUSTRIES USA CO LTD Nippon Paper Washington state 2006 $25,094 tax credit/rebate
DOMTAR INDUSTRIES INC Domtar Washington state 2006 $4,843 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2007 $562,459 tax credit/rebate
BOISE WHITE PAPER LLC Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2007 $306,115 tax credit/rebate
SIMPSON TACOMA KRAFT COMPANY LLC WestRock Washington state 2007 $256,405 tax credit/rebate
NIPPON PAPER INDUSTRIES USA CO LTD Nippon Paper Washington state 2007 $110,661 tax credit/rebate
BOISE PACKAGING & NEWSPRINT LLC Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2007 $107,084 tax credit/rebate
DOMTAR INDUSTRIES INC Domtar Washington state 2007 $14,374 tax credit/rebate
P H GLATFELTER COMPANY Glatfelter Washington state 2007 $2,049 tax credit/rebate
P H GLATFELTER COMPANY Glatfelter Washington state 2008 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
DOMTAR PAPER CO LLC Domtar Washington state 2008 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2008 $990,513 tax credit/rebate
BOISE WHITE PAPER LLC Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2008 $593,268 tax credit/rebate
SIMPSON TACOMA KRAFT COMPANY LLC WestRock Washington state 2008 $519,735 tax credit/rebate
BOISE PACKAGING & NEWSPRINT LLC Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2008 $216,461 tax credit/rebate
NIPPON PAPER INDUSTRIES USA CO LTD Nippon Paper Washington state 2008 $214,659 tax credit/rebate
DOMTAR INDUSTRIES INC Domtar Washington state 2008 $19,673 tax credit/rebate
P H GLATFELTER COMPANY Glatfelter Washington state 2009 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
DOMTAR PAPER CO LLC Domtar Washington state 2009 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2009 $861,792 tax credit/rebate
BOISE WHITE PAPER LLC Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2009 $568,488 tax credit/rebate
SIMPSON TACOMA KRAFT COMPANY LLC WestRock Washington state 2009 $406,329 tax credit/rebate
BOISE PACKAGING & NEWSPRINT LLC Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2009 $212,207 tax credit/rebate
NIPPON PAPER INDUSTRIES USA CO LTD Nippon Paper Washington state 2009 $177,722 tax credit/rebate
DOMTAR INDUSTRIES INC Domtar Washington state 2009 $77,589 tax credit/rebate
Longview Fibre Paper& Packaging WestRock Washington state 2010 $524,263 training reimbursement
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2010 $1,083,117 tax credit/rebate
BOISE WHITE PAPER LLC Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2010 $658,044 tax credit/rebate
SIMPSON TACOMA KRAFT COMPANY LLC WestRock Washington state 2010 $503,564 tax credit/rebate
BOISE PACKAGING & NEWSPRINT LLC Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2010 $210,919 tax credit/rebate
NIPPON PAPER INDUSTRIES USA CO LTD Nippon Paper Washington state 2010 $193,832 tax credit/rebate
DOMTAR INDUSTRIES INC Domtar Washington state 2010 $63,891 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2011 $5,534 tax credit/rebate
SILGAN CONTAINERS MANUFACTURING CORPORATION Silgan Washington state 2011 $16,671 tax credit/rebate
DOMTAR INDUSTRIES LLC Domtar Washington state 2011 $41,081 tax credit/rebate
NIPPON PAPER INDUSTRIES USA CO LTD Nippon Paper Washington state 2011 $193,486 tax credit/rebate
BOISE PACKAGING & NEWSPRINT LLC Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2011 $237,155 tax credit/rebate
SIMPSON TACOMA KRAFT COMPANY LLC WestRock Washington state 2011 $541,539 tax credit/rebate
BOISE WHITE PAPER LLC Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2011 $685,376 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2011 $1,239,968 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE CO WestRock Washington state 2004 $445,960 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE CO WestRock Washington state 2005 $39,499 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2006 $114,481 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2008 $58,118 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2009 $50,638 tax credit/rebate
SILGAN CONTAINERS MANUFACTURING CORPORATION Silgan Washington state 2009 $16,671 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2010 $5,534 tax credit/rebate
SILGAN CONTAINERS MANUFACTURING CORPORATION Silgan Washington state 2010 $16,671 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2012 $6,319 tax credit/rebate
SILGAN CONTAINERS MANUFACTURING CORPORATION Silgan Washington state 2012 $16,671 tax credit/rebate
BOISE PACKAGING & NEWSPRINT LLC Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2012 $242,732 tax credit/rebate
BOISE WHITE PAPER LLC Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2012 $660,736 tax credit/rebate
DOMTAR INDUSTRIES LLC Domtar Washington state 2012 $36,108 tax credit/rebate
DOMTAR PAPER CO LLC Domtar Washington state 2012 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2012 $1,250,704 tax credit/rebate
NIPPON PAPER INDUSTRIES USA CO LTD Nippon Paper Washington state 2012 $188,294 tax credit/rebate
SIMPSON TACOMA KRAFT COMPANY LLC WestRock Washington state 2012 $541,905 tax credit/rebate
SILGAN CONTAINERS MANUFACTURING CORPORATION Silgan Washington state 2013 $16,671 tax credit/rebate
DOMTAR INDUSTRIES LLC Domtar Washington state 2013 $32,249 tax credit/rebate
CARAUSTAR MILL GROUP INC Greif Washington state 2013 $48,027 tax credit/rebate
NIPPON PAPER INDUSTRIES USA CO LTD Nippon Paper Washington state 2013 $170,963 tax credit/rebate
SIMPSON TACOMA KRAFT COMPANY LLC WestRock Washington state 2013 $229,463 tax credit/rebate
BOISE PACKAGING & NEWSPRINT LLC Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2013 $263,661 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2013 $288,394 tax credit/rebate
BOISE WHITE PAPER LLC Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2013 $373,564 tax credit/rebate
SIMPSON TACOMA KRAFT COMPANY LLC WestRock Washington state 2013 $570,386 tax credit/rebate
BOISE WHITE PAPER LLC Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2013 $647,042 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2013 $1,368,879 tax credit/rebate
P H GLATFELTER COMPANY Glatfelter Washington state 2013 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
DOMTAR PAPER CO LLC Domtar Washington state 2013 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
SILGAN CONTAINERS MANUFACTURING CORPORATION Silgan Washington state 2014 $16,671 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2014 $1,020,835 tax credit/rebate
BOISE WHITE PAPER LLC Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2014 $474,894 tax credit/rebate
WESTROCK CP, LLC WestRock Washington state 2014 $275,497 tax credit/rebate
BOISE PACKAGING & NEWSPRINT LLC Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2014 $231,403 tax credit/rebate
SIMPSON TACOMA KRAFT COMPANY LLC WestRock Washington state 2014 $176,183 tax credit/rebate
NIPPON PAPER INDUSTRIES USA CO LTD Nippon Paper Washington state 2014 $98,858 tax credit/rebate
CARAUSTAR MILL GROUP INC Greif Washington state 2014 $38,101 tax credit/rebate
DOMTAR INDUSTRIES LLC Domtar Washington state 2014 $20,263 tax credit/rebate
DOMTAR PAPER CO LLC Domtar Washington state 2014 $11,818 tax credit/rebate
SIMPSON TACOMA KRAFT COMPANY LLC WestRock Washington state 2014 $91,785 tax credit/rebate
BOISE WHITE PAPER LLC Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2014 $526,491 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2014 $341,107 tax credit/rebate
WESTROCK CP, LLC WestRock Washington state 2014 $204,821 tax credit/rebate
P H GLATFELTER COMPANY Glatfelter Washington state 2014 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
OWENS BROCKWAY GLASS CONTAINER INC O-I Glass Washington state 2015 $2,946 tax credit/rebate
NIPPON PAPER INDUSTRIES USA CO LTD Nippon Paper Washington state 2015 $492,830 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2015 $406,942 tax credit/rebate
BOISE WHITE PAPER LLC Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2015 $378,835 tax credit/rebate
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