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 Location Subsidy Source Yearsort icon Subsidy Value Loan/Bailout Value Type of Subsidy
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $163,851 property tax abatement
Temple-Inland International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $192,974 property tax abatement
Temple-Inland, Inc International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $341,905 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2012 $391,772 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2012 $372,679 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2012 $436,868 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2012 $456,823 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $562,276 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2012 $540,806 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2012 $653,617 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2012 $664,327 property tax abatement
MeadWestvaco Corporation South Carolina, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2012 $668,416 property tax abatement
Temple-Inland International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $730,582 property tax abatement
Plastipak Packaging, Inc. Plastipak Louisiana state 2012 $694,434 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $608,529 property tax abatement
Temple-Inland International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $771,840 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2012 $629,063 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2012 $722,579 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2012 $722,936 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2012 $645,411 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2012 $662,125 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2012 $682,464 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2012 $730,153 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $700,519 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $702,926 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $707,859 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $822,883 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $708,892 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $826,118 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $827,008 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $827,129 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $827,197 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $827,413 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $827,467 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $827,481 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $827,487 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $827,496 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $827,499 property tax abatement
SONOCO PRODUCTS COMPANY Sonoco Products Ohio state 2012 $25,000 grant
Rock-Tenn Converting Company WestRock North Carolina state 2012 $7,338 tax credit/rebate
Pratt Jet Corr, Inc. Pratt Industries North Carolina state 2012 $16,500 tax credit/rebate
Cascades Holding, US, Inc. Cascades Inc. North Carolina state 2012 $25,361 tax credit/rebate
Dart Container Corporation Dart Container North Carolina state 2012 $35,678 tax credit/rebate
Cascades Moulded Pulp, Inc. Cascades Inc. North Carolina state 2012 $38,203 tax credit/rebate
Packaging Corporation of America Packaging Corporation of America North Carolina state 2012 $72,239 tax credit/rebate
AG Industries, Inc. WestRock North Carolina state 2012 $105,826 tax credit/rebate
Silgan Can Company Silgan North Carolina state 2012 $126,400 tax credit/rebate
Packaging Corporation of America Packaging Corporation of America North Carolina state 2012 $137,500 tax credit/rebate
Attends Healthcare Products, Inc. Domtar North Carolina state 2012 $285,000 tax credit/rebate
Pratt Jet Corr, Inc. Pratt Industries North Carolina state 2012 $304,615 tax credit/rebate
Rock-Tenn Converting Company WestRock North Carolina state 2012 $456,164 tax credit/rebate
Attends Healthcare Products, Inc. Domtar North Carolina state 2012 $674,247 tax credit/rebate
Kapstone Kraft Paper Corporation WestRock North Carolina state 2012 $1,214,408 tax credit/rebate
International Paper Company International Paper North Carolina state 2012 $3,310,270 tax credit/rebate
AG Industries, Inc. WestRock North Carolina state 2012 $1,420 tax credit/rebate
MeadWestvaco Corporation WestRock North Carolina state 2012 $14,655 tax credit/rebate
Rexam Beverage Can Company Ball Corp. North Carolina state 2012 $21,358 tax credit/rebate
Domtar Corporation Domtar North Carolina state 2012 $145,403 tax credit/rebate
Sonoco Products Company Sonoco Products Tennessee state 2012 $14,400 training reimbursement
AMB PROPERTY II & INT'L PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2012 $57,381 property tax abatement
AMB PROPERTY II LP-INTERNATIONAL PAPER International Paper Tennessee local 2012 $124,755 property tax abatement
CASCADE TISSUE GROUP Cascades Inc. Tennessee local 2012 $55,484 property tax abatement
CASCADE TISSUE GROUP Cascades Inc. Tennessee local 2012 $7,793 property tax abatement
CASCADES TISSUE GROUP -TENNESSEE INC Cascades Inc. Tennessee local 2012 $8,067 property tax abatement
CASCADES TISSUE GROUP -TENNESSEE INC Cascades Inc. Tennessee local 2012 $4,404 property tax abatement
CASCADES TISSUE GROUP -TENNESSEE INC Cascades Inc. Tennessee local 2012 $85,107 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2012 $45,728 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2012 $19,104 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2012 $9,435 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2012 $1,030 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2012 $4,169 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2012 $101,262 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2012 $16,108 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2012 $3,196 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2012 $6,927 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2012 $448,644 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2012 $1,473 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2012 $108,783 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2012 $18,375 property tax abatement
Silgan Holdings, Inc. Silgan California local 2012 undisclosed enterprise zone
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Indiana local 2012 $5,640 property tax abatement
Appleton Papers Inc. Appvion Wisconsin state 2012 $306,000 grant
AEP Industries, Inc. Berry Global Kentucky state 2012 $25,000 training reimbursement
AEP Industries, Inc. Berry Global Kentucky state 2012 $14,450 training reimbursement
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 Kentucky state 2012 $1,500,000 tax credit/rebate
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO. International Paper Tennessee local 2012 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO. International Paper Tennessee local 2012 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO. International Paper Tennessee local 2012 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO. International Paper Tennessee local 2012 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO. International Paper Tennessee local 2012 undisclosed property tax abatement
Amcor Rigid Plastics USA, Inc. Amcor Iowa state 2012 $1,450,000 tax credit/rebate
Domtar Corporation Domtar North Carolina state 2012 $304,165 tax credit/rebate
Sonoco Recycling, Inc. Sonoco Products North Carolina state 2012 $100,021 tax credit/rebate
Cryovac - Sealed Air Corporation Sealed Air South Carolina state 2012 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp. Ball Corp. Colorado state 2012 $17,280 training reimbursement
Rocky Mountain Metal Container Rocky Mountain Metal Container Colorado state 2012 $43,200 training reimbursement
Amcor Rigid Plastics USA, Inc. Amcor Florida state 2012 $50,600 grant
Amcor Rigid Plastics USA, Inc. Amcor Florida state 2012 $153,510 training reimbursement
Graphic Packaging International, Inc. Graphic Packaging Oregon state 2012 $23,795 tax credit/rebate
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