Subsidy Tracker: Industry Summary Page

Major Industry: 
paper and packaging
Subsidy Total: 
$2,192,392,237
Number of Awards: 
2,470
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 2011.

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$400,253,329393
Stora Enso$277,344,9775
WestRock$271,265,703278
Cascades Inc.$171,511,954115
Domtar$163,680,75874
Packaging Corporation of America$137,982,372137
Ball Corp.$115,525,765190
Berry Global$91,054,30992
Graphic Packaging$84,191,935116
Verso Corporation$82,316,73428


Individual Subsidy Records:

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Company Parent Location Subsidy Source Yearsort icon Subsidy Value Loan/Bailout Value Type of Subsidy
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2009 $617,506 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2009 $607,611 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2009 $602,020 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2009 $517,357 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2009 $514,856 property tax abatement
MeadWestvaco Corporation South Carolina, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2009 $509,607 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2009 $508,242 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2009 $497,271 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2009 $470,978 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2009 $459,163 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2009 $456,396 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2009 $393,822 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2009 $364,592 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2009 $308,176 property tax abatement
Temple-Inland International Paper Louisiana state 2009 $236,901 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2009 $200,715 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2009 $197,255 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2009 $176,888 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2009 $176,555 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2009 $169,477 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2009 $160,090 property tax abatement
Temple-Inland International Paper Louisiana state 2009 $132,979 property tax abatement
Plastipak Packaging, Inc. Plastipak Louisiana state 2009 $99,594 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2009 $73,056 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2009 $59,193 property tax abatement
Shield Pack, LLC Amcor Louisiana state 2009 $56,778 property tax abatement
Temple-Inland Forest Products International Paper Louisiana state 2009 $49,500 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2009 $23,996 property tax abatement
Temple-Inland International Paper Louisiana state 2009 $22,200 property tax abatement
Sonoco Products Company Sonoco Products Louisiana state 2009 $21,000 property tax abatement
Sonoco Products Company Sonoco Products Louisiana state 2009 $9,524 property tax abatement
Neenah Paper Michigan, Inc. Neenah Paper Michigan state 2009 $25,000 training reimbursement
Verso Paper Verso Corporation Michigan state 2009 $25,000 training reimbursement
SEALED AIR CORP-CRYOVAC DIVISION Sealed Air Missouri state 2009 $98,394 tax credit/rebate
SILGAN CONTAINERS MANUFACTURING Silgan Missouri state 2009 $54,584 tax credit/rebate
Kapstone Corporation WestRock North Carolina state 2009 $13,408,235 tax credit/rebate
Rexam Beverage Can Company Ball Corp. North Carolina state 2009 $806,861 tax credit/rebate
Rock-Tenn Converting Company WestRock North Carolina state 2009 $326,978 tax credit/rebate
Smurfit Stone Container Enterprises WestRock North Carolina state 2009 $324,933 tax credit/rebate
Rexam Closure Systems, Inc. Berry Global North Carolina state 2009 $216,130 tax credit/rebate
Silgan Can Company Silgan North Carolina state 2009 $6,809 tax credit/rebate
AG Industries, Inc. WestRock North Carolina state 2009 $155,297 tax credit/rebate
Alcan Packaging Amcor New York local 2009 $295,918 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Impress USA, Inc. Ardagh Packaging Group New York local 2009 $183,773 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Impress USA, Inc. Ardagh Packaging Group New York local 2009 $114,073 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Cascades Tissue Cascades Inc. New York local 2009 $74,213 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Owens-Brockway Container Inc Owens-Illinois New York local 2009 $71,961 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
AIM Corrugated Container Corp. (Norampac) Cascades Inc. New York local 2009 $42,151 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Cryovac Inc. Sealed Air New York local 2009 $40,587 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Ball Plastic Container Corp. Ball Corp. New York local 2009 $18,619 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Ball Plastic Container Corp. Ball Corp. New York local 2009 $18,619 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Niagara Sheets LLC WestRock New York local 2009 $16,640 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Cryovac Inc. Sealed Air New York local 2009 $13,890 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Solvay Paperboard WestRock New York local 2009 $6,565 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Solvay Paperboard WestRock New York local 2009 $6,565 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Solvay Paperboard WestRock New York local 2009 $6,565 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Fibermark/Coated Paper Neenah Paper New York local 2009 $6,531 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Southern Container WestRock New York local 2009 $5,314 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Southern Container WestRock New York local 2009 $5,314 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
NoramPac Industries, Inc. (Niagara Industries, Inc.) Cascades Inc. New York local 2009 $2,702 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
DeLuxe Packaging Novolex New York local 2009 $1,056 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Boise White Paper LLC Packaging Corporation of America Oregon state 2009 $1,275 tax credit/rebate
Boise White Paper LLC Packaging Corporation of America Oregon state 2009 $1,491 tax credit/rebate
Boise White Paper LLC Packaging Corporation of America Oregon state 2009 $2,080 tax credit/rebate
PH Glatfelter Company Glatfelter Pennsylvania state 2009 $47,787 tax credit/rebate
Sealed Air Corporation (US) Sealed Air Pennsylvania state 2009 $2,970 tax credit/rebate
P H GLATFELTER COMPANY Glatfelter Washington state 2009 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
DOMTAR PAPER CO LLC Domtar Washington state 2009 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2009 $861,792 tax credit/rebate
BOISE WHITE PAPER LLC Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2009 $568,488 tax credit/rebate
SIMPSON TACOMA KRAFT COMPANY LLC WestRock Washington state 2009 $406,329 tax credit/rebate
BOISE PACKAGING & NEWSPRINT LLC Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2009 $212,207 tax credit/rebate
NIPPON PAPER INDUSTRIES USA CO LTD Nippon Paper Washington state 2009 $177,722 tax credit/rebate
DOMTAR INDUSTRIES INC Domtar Washington state 2009 $77,589 tax credit/rebate
Ball Corporation Ball Corp. West Virginia state 2009 $39,200 training reimbursement
VERSO PAPER LLC Verso Corporation Maine state 2009 $5,533,062 property tax abatement
S D WARREN CO Sappi Maine state 2009 $2,872,095 property tax abatement
DOMTAR MAINE CORP Domtar Maine state 2009 $963,224 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Maine state 2009 $150,060 property tax abatement
CASCADES AUBURN FIBER INC Cascades Inc. Maine state 2009 $141,459 property tax abatement
SONOCO PRODUCTS CO Sonoco Products Maine state 2009 $18,815 property tax abatement
RTS PACKAGING LLC WestRock Maine state 2009 $17,292 property tax abatement
CRYOVAC INC Sealed Air Maine state 2009 $1,534 property tax abatement
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Kansas state 2009 $55,000 training reimbursement
Alga Plastics Company Sealed Air Rhode Island state 2009 $43,325 training reimbursement
Covalence Speciality Adhesives,LLC dba Berry Plastics Tapes Coatings Berry Global Rhode Island state 2009 $33,690 training reimbursement
Meadwestvaco - Louisa WestRock Virginia state 2009 $21,700 training reimbursement
Mead Westvaco (HQ) WestRock Virginia state 2009 $18,082 training reimbursement
MeadWestvaco-Covington WestRock Virginia state 2009 $350,700 training reimbursement
Domtar Domtar Mississippi state 2009 $11,861 training reimbursement
Caraustar Greif Mississippi state 2009 $30,496 training reimbursement
Crown Cork and Seal Crown Holdings Mississippi state 2009 $4,781 training reimbursement
ALCAN PACKAGING Amcor Oklahoma state 2009 $2,084 training reimbursement
Plastipak Packaging, Inc. Plastipak Texas state 2009 undisclosed training reimbursement
Ball Corporation Ball Corp. Texas state 2009 undisclosed training reimbursement
Rock-Tenn Converting Company WestRock Iowa state 2009 $267,475 training reimbursement
Sealed Air - Cryovac, Inc. Sealed Air Arkansas state 2009 $7,200 training reimbursement
Graphic Packaging Graphic Packaging Arkansas state 2009 $9,830 training reimbursement
TIN Inc (Was Temple Inland Inc) No RZ Info on File International Paper Texas local 2009 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
DART CONTAINER OF MICHIGAN LLC Dart Container Michigan local 2009 undisclosed property tax abatement
DOMTAR INDUSTRIES INC Domtar Michigan local 2009 undisclosed property tax abatement
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