Subsidy Tracker: Industry Summary Page

Major Industry: 
paper and packaging
Subsidy Total: 
$2,480,653,348
Number of Awards: 
2,792
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$409,545,372409
WestRock$278,281,289306
Stora Enso$277,344,9775
Domtar Corp.$215,052,04683
Cascades Inc.$201,044,448137
Ball Corp.$175,983,409219
Packaging Corporation of America$140,666,195148
Berry Global$91,148,24196
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
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
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Kentucky state 2009 $25,000 training reimbursement
AEP Industries, Inc. Berry Global Kentucky state 2010 $25,000 training reimbursement
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Kentucky state 2011 $25,000 training reimbursement
Domtar Paper Company LLC Domtar Corp. Kentucky state 2011 $24,000 training reimbursement
AEP Industries, Inc. Berry Global Kentucky state 2011 $11,350 training reimbursement
Captive Plastics Inc. (a subsidiary of Berry Plastics Corporation) Berry Global Kentucky state 2010 $200,000 tax credit/rebate
Aptargroup, Inc. AptarGroup Kentucky state 2011 $3,000,000 tax credit/rebate
Alcan Packaging Pharma Center, Inc. Amcor Kentucky state 2006 $487,603 tax credit/rebate
Dart Container Corporation of Kentucky Dart Container Kentucky state 2006 $360,120 tax credit/rebate
Dart Container Corporation of Kentucky Dart Container Kentucky state 2006 $109,140 tax credit/rebate
Alcan Packaging Pharma Center Inc. (R&D portion of project Form#16028) Amcor Kentucky state 2006 $14,220 tax credit/rebate
Dart Container Corporation of Kentucky Dart Container Kentucky state 2007 $619,200 tax credit/rebate
Alcan Global Pharmaceutical Packaging, Inc. ( f/k/a Pharma Center Shelbyville Inc.) Amcor Kentucky state 2002 $4,000,000 tax credit/rebate
Sonoco Products Company Sonoco Products Kentucky state 2003 $170,000 tax credit/rebate
Alcan Packaging Pharma Center, Inc. Amcor Kentucky state 2006 $2,500,000 tax credit/rebate
Dart Container Corporation of Kentucky Dart Container Kentucky state 2006 $475,000 tax credit/rebate
Sealed Air Corporation (US) Sealed Air Corp. Kentucky state 2008 $1,500,000 tax credit/rebate
Dart Container Corporation of Kentucky Dart Container Kentucky state 2009 $4,700,000 tax credit/rebate
Kerr Group, LLC (A wholly owned subsidiary of Berry Plastics Corp) Berry Global Kentucky state 2011 $300,000 tax credit/rebate
Berry Plastics Corporation (fka Covalence Specialty Adhesives) Berry Global Kentucky state 2009 $10,000,000 tax credit/rebate
International Paper Company (d/b/a Saalfeld Redistribution) International Paper Kentucky state 2005 $800,000 tax credit/rebate
Domtar Paper Company, LLC Domtar Corp. Kentucky state 1992 $1,200,000 tax credit/rebate
International Paper Company International Paper Kentucky state 1995 $103,000,000 tax credit/rebate
Sonoco Products Company Sonoco Products Kentucky state 1997 $750,000 tax credit/rebate
Domtar Paper Company LLC Domtar Corp. Kentucky state 1998 $100,000,000 tax credit/rebate
Letica Corporation Letica Kentucky state 2001 $4,701,092 tax credit/rebate
Rexam Closures Kentucky Inc. Berry Global Kentucky state 2002 $13,600,000 tax credit/rebate
Alcan Packaging Food and Tobacco, Inc. Amcor Kentucky state 2006 $100,000 training reimbursement
Covalence Adhesives - Div. of Berry Plastics Berry Global Kentucky state 2007 $99,993 training reimbursement
Rexam, Inc. Ball Corp. Kentucky state 2008 $43,000 training reimbursement
Domtar Paper Company, LLC Domtar Corp. Kentucky state 2008 $27,506 training reimbursement
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Kentucky state 2008 $26,639 training reimbursement
Domtar Paper Company, LLC Domtar Corp. Kentucky state 2010 $100,000 training reimbursement
Milprint Packaging, LLC Amcor Kentucky state 2012 $25,000 training reimbursement
Milprint Packaging, LLC Amcor Kentucky state 2011 $100,000 training reimbursement
AEP Industries, Inc. Berry Global Kentucky state 2012 $500,000 tax credit/rebate
Domtar Paper Company LLC Domtar Corp. Kentucky state 2012 $290,000 tax credit/rebate
Willamette Industries (facility now owned by Domtar Paper) Domtar Corp. Kentucky state 1998 $132,300,000 MEGADEAL
AEP Industries, Inc. Berry Global Kentucky state 2012 $25,000 training reimbursement
AEP Industries, Inc. Berry Global Kentucky state 2012 $14,450 training reimbursement
Domtar Paper Company LLC Domtar Corp. Kentucky state 2013 $25,000 training reimbursement
Captive Plastics, LLC Berry Global Kentucky state 2013 $200,000 tax credit/rebate
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Kentucky state 2012 $10,000,000 tax credit/rebate
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Kentucky state 2012 $450,000 tax credit/rebate
Sealed Air Corporation (US) Sealed Air Corp. Kentucky state 2012 $1,500,000 tax credit/rebate
Meadwestvaco Virginia Corporation WestRock Kentucky state 2014 $29,000 training reimbursement
Bemis Packaging, LLC Amcor Kentucky state 2014 $500,000 tax credit/rebate
AEP Industries, Inc. Berry Global Kentucky state 2014 $500,000 tax credit/rebate
Dart Container Corporation of Kentucky Dart Container Kentucky state 2014 $600,000 tax credit/rebate
Domtar Paper Company LLC Domtar Corp. Kentucky state 2015 $290,000 tax credit/rebate
Bemis Packaging, LLC Amcor Kentucky state 2015 $77,500 training reimbursement
Domtar Paper Company, LLC Domtar Corp. Kentucky state 2015 $100,000 training reimbursement
Amcor Rigid Plastics USA, LLC Amcor Kentucky state 2015 $250,000 tax credit/rebate
AEP Industries Inc. Berry Global Kentucky state 2016 $11,295 training reimbursement
Sonoco Protective Solutions, Inc. Sonoco Products Kentucky state 2016 $900,000 tax credit/rebate
Dart Container Corporation of Kentucky Dart Container Kentucky state 2016 $300,000 tax credit/rebate
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