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 Louisiana state 2015 $362,047 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2015 $331,845 property tax abatement
Plastipak Packaging, Inc. Plastipak Louisiana state 2015 $377,190 property tax abatement
Temple Inland, Inc International Paper Louisiana state 2015 $294,022 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2015 $149,582 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2015 $104,495 property tax abatement
Shield Pack, LLC Amcor Louisiana state 2015 $77,084 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2015 $73,412 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2015 $3,610,036 tax credit/rebate
Plastipak Packaging, Inc. Plastipak Louisiana state 2015 $434,791 tax credit/rebate
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Indiana state 2015 $45,000 tax credit/rebate
Domtar Paper Company, LLC Domtar Kentucky state 2015 $100,000 training reimbursement
WestRock Virginia Corporation WestRock Kentucky state 2015 $29,000 training reimbursement
Domtar Corporation Domtar Pennsylvania state 2015 $289,930 tax credit/rebate
Dart Container Corporation of Pennsylvania Dart Container Pennsylvania state 2015 $41,784 tax credit/rebate
MeadWestVaco Corp WestRock Virginia state 2015 $280,000 enterprise zone
International Paper Company International Paper Virginia state 2015 $154,148 enterprise zone
Owens-Brockway Glass Container, Inc. O-I Glass Virginia state 2015 $38,232 enterprise zone
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Virginia state 2015 $28,304 enterprise zone
International Paper Company International Paper Virginia state 2015 $13,664 enterprise zone
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
WESTROCK CP LLC WestRock Washington state 2015 $238,095 tax credit/rebate
SILGAN CONTAINERS MANUFACTURING CORPORATION Silgan Washington state 2015 $16,671 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2015 $954,743 tax credit/rebate
WESTROCK CP LLC WestRock Washington state 2015 $533,066 tax credit/rebate
BOISE WHITE PAPER LLC Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2015 $445,797 tax credit/rebate
BOISE PACKAGING & NEWSPRINT LLC Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2015 $260,195 tax credit/rebate
NIPPON PAPER INDUSTRIES USA CO LTD Nippon Paper Washington state 2015 $59,774 tax credit/rebate
CARAUSTAR MILL GROUP INC Greif Washington state 2015 $39,852 tax credit/rebate
DOMTAR INDUSTRIES LLC Domtar Washington state 2015 $21,510 tax credit/rebate
DOMTAR PAPER CO LLC Domtar Washington state 2015 $10,934 tax credit/rebate
P H GLATFELTER COMPANY Glatfelter Washington state 2015 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Domtar Paper Company LLC Domtar North Carolina local 2015 $1,500,000 grant
Temple-Inland Inc. International Paper Missouri local 2015 undisclosed loan or bond financing
Tim-bar Corporation Packaging Corporation of America United States federal 2015 $28,207 federal loan or loan guarantee
Tim-bar Corporation Packaging Corporation of America United States federal 2015 $17,493 federal loan or loan guarantee
Tim-bar Corporation Packaging Corporation of America United States federal 2015 $34,516 federal loan or loan guarantee
Tim-bar Corporation Packaging Corporation of America United States federal 2015 $90,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
International Paper Company International Paper United States federal 2015 $360,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
International Paper Company International Paper United States federal 2015 $414,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
International Paper Company International Paper United States federal 2015 $270,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
International Paper Company International Paper United States federal 2015 $270,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
International Paper Company International Paper United States federal 2015 $207,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
International Paper Company International Paper United States federal 2015 $126,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
International Paper Company International Paper United States federal 2015 $180,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
International Paper Company International Paper United States federal 2015 $90,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
International Paper Company International Paper United States federal 2015 $103,500 federal loan or loan guarantee
Sonoco Plastics, Inc. Sonoco Products North Carolina state 2015 $140,000 grant
Sealed Air Corporation (US) Sealed Air North Carolina state 2015 $1,171 tax credit/rebate
Caraustar Recovered Fiber Group, Inc. Greif North Carolina state 2015 $1,622 tax credit/rebate
Amcor Tobacco Packaging Americas Amcor North Carolina state 2015 $3,739 tax credit/rebate
Amcor Flexibles Inc. Amcor North Carolina state 2015 $4,044 tax credit/rebate
Caraustar Industrial & Consumer Products Group, Inc Greif North Carolina state 2015 $5,856 tax credit/rebate
Caraustar Custom Packaging Group, Inc. Greif North Carolina state 2015 $6,261 tax credit/rebate
Amcor Rigid Plastics USA, Inc. Amcor North Carolina state 2015 $7,004 tax credit/rebate
Amcor Tobacco Packaging Americas Amcor North Carolina state 2015 $10,978 tax credit/rebate
AptarGroup, Inc. AptarGroup North Carolina state 2015 $11,572 tax credit/rebate
Sonoco Plastics, Inc. Sonoco Products North Carolina state 2015 $16,467 tax credit/rebate
Sealed Air Corporation (US) Sealed Air North Carolina state 2015 $17,687 tax credit/rebate
Domtar Corporation Domtar North Carolina state 2015 $20,500 tax credit/rebate
AptarGroup, Inc. AptarGroup North Carolina state 2015 $20,745 tax credit/rebate
Rock-Tenn Company WestRock North Carolina state 2015 $23,610 tax credit/rebate
Pratt Jet Corr, Inc. Pratt Industries North Carolina state 2015 $24,094 tax credit/rebate
Tin, Inc. International Paper North Carolina state 2015 $27,080 tax credit/rebate
Silgan Can Company Silgan North Carolina state 2015 $28,432 tax credit/rebate
Sonoco Plastics, Inc. Sonoco Products North Carolina state 2015 $29,305 tax credit/rebate
AEP Industries, Inc. Berry Global North Carolina state 2015 $38,617 tax credit/rebate
Rexam Beverage Can Company Ball Corp. North Carolina state 2015 $38,963 tax credit/rebate
Dart Container Corporation Dart Container North Carolina state 2015 $43,462 tax credit/rebate
RockTenn In-Store Solutions, Inc. WestRock North Carolina state 2015 $44,369 tax credit/rebate
Ball Metal Beverage Container Corporation Ball Corp. North Carolina state 2015 $51,920 tax credit/rebate
Amcor Rigid Plastics USA, Inc. Amcor North Carolina state 2015 $55,410 tax credit/rebate
Graphic Packaging International, Inc. Graphic Packaging North Carolina state 2015 $64,491 tax credit/rebate
Rexam Beverage Can Company Ball Corp. North Carolina state 2015 $65,314 tax credit/rebate
Rock-Tenn Converting Company WestRock North Carolina state 2015 $66,604 tax credit/rebate
Rexam Beverage Can Company Ball Corp. North Carolina state 2015 $69,170 tax credit/rebate
Kapstone Kraft Paper Corporation WestRock North Carolina state 2015 $96,425 tax credit/rebate
Domtar Corporation Domtar North Carolina state 2015 $118,093 tax credit/rebate
RockTenn In-Store Solutions, Inc. WestRock North Carolina state 2015 $118,889 tax credit/rebate
Dart Container Corporation Dart Container North Carolina state 2015 $122,151 tax credit/rebate
Ball Metal Beverage Container Corporation Ball Corp. North Carolina state 2015 $132,652 tax credit/rebate
Attends Healthcare Products, Inc. Domtar North Carolina state 2015 $161,485 tax credit/rebate
Rock-Tenn Converting Company WestRock North Carolina state 2015 $176,833 tax credit/rebate
Silgan Can Company Silgan North Carolina state 2015 $191,265 tax credit/rebate
Packaging Corporation of America Packaging Corporation of America North Carolina state 2015 $300,553 tax credit/rebate
International Paper Company International Paper North Carolina state 2015 $449,270 tax credit/rebate
Kapstone Kraft Paper Corporation WestRock North Carolina state 2015 $795,695 tax credit/rebate
Rock Tenn Solvay Mill WestRock New York local 2015 $14,144 tax credit/rebate
Niagara Sheets LLC WestRock New York local 2015 $97,409 tax credit/rebate
Huhtamaki Huhtamaki Oyj New York local 2015 $213,293 tax credit/rebate
Alcan Packaging Amcor New York local 2015 $292,225 tax credit/rebate
Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp. Ball Corp. Colorado state 2015 $57,888 training reimbursement
Solo Cup Operating Corporation Dart Container Illinois state 2015 $63,056 tax credit/rebate
Solo Cup Operating Corporation Dart Container Illinois state 2015 $322,163 tax credit/rebate
Rock-Tenn Converting Company WestRock Maryland state 2015 $2,281 tax credit/rebate
Ardagh Metal Packaging USA, Inc. Ardagh Packaging Group New York state 2015 $149,378 enterprise zone
Cascades Tissue Group-New York, Inc. (Halfmoon & W Cascades Inc. New York state 2015 $154,689 enterprise zone
Fibermark North America, Inc. Neenah Paper New York state 2015 $13,722 enterprise zone
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