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
Graphic Packaging International, Inc. Graphic Packaging Oregon state 2012 $23,795 tax credit/rebate
Owens Illinois - Brockway Container O-I Glass Oregon state 2012 $114,408 tax credit/rebate
ALCAN PACKAGING P MANN Amcor Illinois local 2012 undisclosed property tax abatement
BERRY PLASTICS CORP Berry Global Illinois local 2012 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Illinois local 2012 undisclosed property tax abatement
SEALED AIR CORPORATION Sealed Air Illinois local 2012 undisclosed property tax abatement
SONOCO PLASTICS, INC Sonoco Products Missouri state 2012 $12,738 tax credit/rebate
Domtar Paper Company, LLC Domtar South Carolina state 2012 $100,000 grant
Alcan Packaging Amcor New York local 2012 $291,416 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Huhtamaki Huhtamaki Oyj New York local 2012 $167,711 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Niagara Sheets LLC WestRock New York local 2012 $58,350 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Cryovac Inc. Sealed Air New York local 2012 $27,361 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
NORAMPAC INDUSTRIES INC. Cascades Inc. New York state 2012 $2,214 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
DOMTAR PAPER COMPANY, LLC Domtar United States federal 2012 $3,825,902 federal grant
NIPPON PAPER INDUSTRIES CO. LTD Nippon Paper United States federal 2012 $250,000 federal grant
BALL AEROSPACE & TECHNOLOGIES CORP. Ball Corp. United States federal 2012 $1,192,798 federal grant
BALL AEROSPACE & TECHNOLOGIES CORP. Ball Corp. United States federal 2012 $884,496 federal grant
BALL AEROSPACE & TECHNOLOGIES CORP. Ball Corp. United States federal 2012 $500,000 federal grant
BALL AEROSPACE & TECHNOLOGIES CORP. Ball Corp. United States federal 2012 $399,515 federal grant
BALL AEROSPACE & TECHNOLOGIES CORP. Ball Corp. United States federal 2012 $390,355 federal grant
BALL AEROSPACE & TECHNOLOGIES CORP. Ball Corp. United States federal 2012 $250,000 federal grant
BALL AEROSPACE & TECHNOLOGIES CORP. Ball Corp. United States federal 2012 $100,000 federal grant
BALL AEROSPACE & TECHNOLOGIES CORP. Ball Corp. United States federal 2012 $48,000 federal grant
BALL AEROSPACE & TECHNOLOGIES CORP. Ball Corp. United States federal 2012 $10,000 federal grant
BALL AEROSPACE & TECHNOLOGIES CORP. Ball Corp. United States federal 2012 $10,000 federal grant
BALL AEROSPACE & TECHNOLOGIES CORP. Ball Corp. United States federal 2012 $444,669 federal grant
BALL AEROSPACE & TECHNOLOGIES CORP. Ball Corp. United States federal 2012 $178,979 federal grant
BALL AEROSPACE & TECHNOLOGIES CORP. Ball Corp. United States federal 2012 $97,490 federal grant
BALL AEROSPACE & TECHNOLOGIES CORP. Ball Corp. United States federal 2012 $24,247 federal grant
Simpson Tacoma Kraft Company, LLC WestRock United States federal 2012 $18,030,340 federal grant
Greif Inc. Greif United States federal 2012 $66,450 federal grant
Packaging Corporation of America Packaging Corporation of America United States federal 2012 $57,398,240 federal grant
Verso Quinnesec LLC Verso Corporation United States federal 2012 $14,675,562 federal grant
Central National-Gottesman Inc. Central National-Gottesman United States federal 2012 $173,435 federal loan or loan guarantee
Central National-Gottesman Inc. Central National-Gottesman United States federal 2012 $408,083 federal loan or loan guarantee
Central National-Gottesman Inc. Central National-Gottesman United States federal 2012 $432,080 federal loan or loan guarantee
Central National-Gottesman Inc. Central National-Gottesman United States federal 2012 $921,805 federal loan or loan guarantee
Heinzel Import-Export, Inc. Heinzel United States federal 2012 $249,852 federal loan or loan guarantee
Heinzel Import-Export, Inc. Heinzel United States federal 2012 $253,483 federal loan or loan guarantee
Heinzel Import-Export, Inc. Heinzel United States federal 2012 $356,001 federal loan or loan guarantee
Heinzel Import-Export, Inc. Heinzel United States federal 2012 $642,342 federal loan or loan guarantee
Heinzel Import-Export, Inc. Heinzel United States federal 2012 $688,026 federal loan or loan guarantee
Heinzel Import-Export, Inc. Heinzel United States federal 2012 $781,734 federal loan or loan guarantee
Heinzel Import-Export, Inc. Heinzel United States federal 2012 $1,084,281 federal loan or loan guarantee
Heinzel Import-Export, Inc. Heinzel United States federal 2012 $1,525,535 federal loan or loan guarantee
Heinzel Import-Export, Inc. Heinzel United States federal 2012 $1,970,466 federal loan or loan guarantee
Heinzel Import-Export, Inc. Heinzel United States federal 2012 $4,343,116 federal loan or loan guarantee
Heinzel Import-Export, Inc. Heinzel United States federal 2012 $8,075,474 federal loan or loan guarantee
Appvion, Inc. Appvion United States federal 2012 $4,050,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
Neenah Paper, Inc. Neenah Paper United States federal 2012 $45,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
Neenah Paper, Inc. Neenah Paper United States federal 2012 $225,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
Neenah Paper, Inc. Neenah Paper United States federal 2012 $58,500 federal loan or loan guarantee
Neenah Paper, Inc. Neenah Paper United States federal 2012 $675,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
Neenah Paper, Inc. Neenah Paper United States federal 2012 $67,500 federal loan or loan guarantee
Neenah Paper, Inc. Neenah Paper United States federal 2012 $45,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
Rock-tenn Company WestRock United States federal 2012 $360,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
Tim-bar Corporation Packaging Corporation of America United States federal 2012 $90,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
Aptar Group, Inc. AptarGroup Wisconsin state 2012 $2,300,000 tax credit/rebate
Graphic Packaging International, Inc. Graphic Packaging Georgia state 2012 $200,000 grant
Curwood, Inc. Amcor Iowa state 2012 $1,329,625 grant
Amcor Rigid Plastics USA, Inc Amcor Iowa state 2012 $1,450,000 grant
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
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Texas state 2012 undisclosed enterprise zone
Silgan White Cap LLC Silgan Illinois state 2012 $144,413 tax credit/rebate
International Paper International Paper Illinois state 2012 $949,445 infrastructure assistance
MeadWestVaco Corp WestRock Virginia state 2012 $280,000 enterprise zone
Owens-Brockway Glass Container, Inc. O-I Glass Virginia state 2012 $64,488 enterprise zone
MeadWestvaco Corp WestRock Virginia state 2012 $200,000 enterprise zone
MeadWestvaco Corporation (Retraining) WestRock Virginia state 2012 $567,621 training reimbursement
International Paper Company International Paper Virginia state 2012 $226,002 training reimbursement
MeadWestvaco Corporation WestRock Virginia state 2012 $133,600 training reimbursement
Ball Corporation Ball Corp. North Carolina local 2012 $188,292 grant
Ball Corporation Ball Corp. North Carolina local 2012 $184,578 grant
Ardagh Metal Packaging USA, Inc. Ardagh Packaging Group New York state 2012 $1,865,246 enterprise zone
Cryovac, Inc. Sealed Air New York state 2012 $174,795 enterprise zone
Fibermark North America, Inc. Neenah Paper New York state 2012 $45,945 enterprise zone
Fibermark North America, Inc. Neenah Paper New York state 2012 $45,945 enterprise zone
Huhtamaki, Inc. Huhtamaki Oyj New York state 2012 $87,666 enterprise zone
Norampac Ind., Inc. Cascades Inc. New York state 2012 $112,909 enterprise zone
Solvay Paperboard, LLC WestRock New York state 2012 $879,837 enterprise zone
CURWOOD INC Amcor Oklahoma state 2012 $304,335 tax credit/rebate
ORCHIDS PAPER PRODUCTS COMPANY Cascades Inc. Oklahoma state 2012 $5,799,714 tax credit/rebate
OI Levis Park STS, Inc. O-I Glass Ohio state 2012 $57,212 Enterprize Zone
BALL CORPORATION Ball Corp. Ohio state 2013 $50,000 grant
CROWN CORK & SEAL USA INC Crown Holdings Ohio state 2013 $18,754 grant
NEWPAGE CORPORATION Verso Corporation Ohio state 2013 $59,093 grant
OWENS-BROCKWAY GLASS CONTAINER INC O-I Glass Ohio state 2013 $38,742 grant
PH GLATFELTER CO Glatfelter Ohio state 2013 $166,694 grant
PLASTIPAK PACKAGING INC Plastipak Ohio state 2013 $8,219 grant
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