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 USA Ardagh Packaging Group West Virginia state 2015 $6,825 training reimbursement
Ball Metal Food Container Corp Ball Corp. West Virginia state 2008 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Ball Metal Food Container Corp Ball Corp. West Virginia state 2008 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Greif Inc Greif West Virginia state 2008 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Appleton Papers Inc. Appvion Wisconsin state 2008 $85,088 training reimbursement
Kendall Packaging Corporation Kendall Packaging Wisconsin state 2010 $249,000 tax credit/rebate
Neenah Paper, Inc. Neenah Paper Wisconsin state 2007 $445,000 tax credit/rebate
Bemis Company, Inc. Amcor Wisconsin state 2007 $3,000,000 tax credit/rebate
Green Bay Packaging, Inc. Green Bay Packaging Wisconsin state 2008 $615,000 grant
Neenah Paper Company Neenah Paper Wisconsin state 2011 $41,080 tax credit/rebate
Sonoco Plastics, Inc. Sonoco Products Wisconsin state 2011 $100,000 tax credit/rebate
Kendall Packaging Corporation Kendall Packaging Wisconsin state 2011 $7,500,000 industrial revenue bond
Appleton Papers Inc. Appvion Wisconsin state 2012 $306,000 grant
Aptar Group, Inc. AptarGroup Wisconsin state 2012 $2,300,000 tax credit/rebate
Ball Metal Food Container LLC Ball Corp. Wisconsin state 2014 $400,000 tax credit/rebate
Green Bay Packaging Inc - Mill Division Green Bay Packaging Wisconsin state 2013 $105,000 tax credit/rebate
Neenah Paper, Inc. Neenah Paper Wisconsin state 2013 $41,080 tax credit/rebate
Green Bay Packaging Inc - Mill Division Green Bay Packaging Wisconsin state 2013 $1,967,000 tax credit/rebate
Neenah Paper, Inc. Neenah Paper Wisconsin state 2013 $38,026 cost reimbursement
New Page Holdings Inc. Verso Corporation Wisconsin state 2014 $76,720 cost reimbursement
Alcan Packaging Amcor Wisconsin state 2007 $390,000 grant
Green Bay Packaging Green Bay Packaging Wisconsin state 2007 $615,000 grant
Appleton Coated LLC Appvion Wisconsin state 2015 $3,000,000 loan or bond financing
Appleton Coated LLC Appvion Wisconsin state 2015 $1,000,000 loan or bond financing
Bemis Healthcare Packaging, Inc. Amcor Wisconsin state 2015 $1,000,000 loan or bond financing
Bemis Healthcare Packaging, Inc. Amcor Wisconsin state 2015 $1,000,000 loan or bond financing
Captive Plastics, LLC Berry Global Wisconsin state 2015 $350,000 loan or bond financing
Pratt Industries, Inc. Pratt Industries Wisconsin state 2015 $1,750,000 loan or bond financing
Pratt Industries, Inc. Pratt Industries Wisconsin state 2015 $2,400,000 tax credit/rebate
Neenah Paper, Inc. Neenah Paper Wisconsin state 2016 $500,000 tax credit/rebate
Neenah Paper, Inc. Neenah Paper Wisconsin state 2016 $200,000 training reimbursement
Pratt Industries Pratt Industries Wisconsin state 2016 $700,000 grant
Green Bay Packaging Inc - Mill Division Green Bay Packaging Wisconsin state 2018 $60,000,000 tax credit/rebate
Green Bay Packaging Inc - Mill Division Green Bay Packaging Wisconsin state 2019 $150,000,000 loan or bond financing
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