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 Year Subsidy Valuesort icon Loan/Bailout Value Type of Subsidy
Appleton Papers Inc. Appvion Pennsylvania state $1,250,000 loan or bond financing
Sonoco Products Company Sonoco Products United States federal 2011 $1,350,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
AEP Industries, Industries Berry Global Pennsylvania state $1,405,831 loan or bond financing
Kendall Packaging Corporation Kendall Packaging United States federal 2010 $1,474,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
Kendall Packaging Corporation Kendall Packaging United States federal 2013 $1,481,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
Heinzel Import-Export, Inc. Heinzel United States federal 2012 $1,525,535 federal loan or loan guarantee
International Paper Company International Paper United States federal 2010 $1,671,650 federal loan or loan guarantee
Pratt Industries, Inc. Pratt Industries Wisconsin state 2015 $1,750,000 loan or bond financing
Heinzel Import-Export, Inc. Heinzel United States federal 2013 $1,876,366 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 2013 $2,531,472 federal loan or loan guarantee
International Paper Company International Paper United States federal 2011 $2,913,398 federal loan or loan guarantee
OWENS-BROCKWAY GLASS CONTAINER INC O-I Glass Ohio state 2011 $3,000,000 loan or bond financing
PRATT INDUSTRIES INC Pratt Industries Ohio state 2014 $3,000,000 loan or bond financing
Appleton Coated LLC Appvion Wisconsin state 2015 $3,000,000 loan or bond financing
OWENS-BROCKWAY GLASS CONTAINER INC O-I Glass Ohio state 2011 $3,000,000 loan or bond financing
International Paper Company International Paper United States federal 2019 $3,000,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
International Paper Company International Paper United States federal 2019 $3,000,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
International Paper Company International Paper United States federal 2021 $3,000,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
International Paper International Paper United States federal 2009 $3,030,000 federal tax-exempt bond
International Paper Company International Paper United States federal 2010 $3,245,608 federal loan or loan guarantee
Appvion, Inc. Appvion United States federal 2009 $3,420,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
Orchids Paper Products Co. Cascades Inc. Oklahoma state 2014 $3,500,000 industrial revenue bond
International Paper International Paper United States federal 2009 $3,625,000 federal tax-exempt bond
International Paper International Paper United States federal 2009 $3,855,000 federal tax-exempt bond
Berry Plastics Berry Global Georgia local 2009 $4,000,000 industrial revenue bond
Appvion, Inc. Appvion United States federal 2012 $4,050,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
Appvion, Inc. Appvion United States federal 2013 $4,050,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
Appvion, Inc. Appvion United States federal 2010 $4,050,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
Appvion, Inc. Appvion United States federal 2014 $4,050,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
International Paper Company International Paper United States federal 2013 $4,050,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
Heinzel Import-Export, Inc. Heinzel United States federal 2012 $4,343,116 federal loan or loan guarantee
International Paper Company International Paper United States federal 2009 $4,500,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
Berry Plastics Usa Inc. Berry Global United States federal 2017 $4,500,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
Pratt Paper (La), Llc Pratt Industries United States federal 2009 $6,000,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
Pratt Paper (La), Llc Pratt Industries United States federal 2010 $6,000,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
International Paper International Paper United States federal 2009 $6,865,000 federal tax-exempt bond
International Paper International Paper United States federal 2009 $7,000,000 federal tax-exempt bond
Kendall Packaging Corporation Kendall Packaging Wisconsin state 2011 $7,500,000 industrial revenue bond
Heinzel Import-Export, Inc. Heinzel United States federal 2009 $7,907,243 federal loan or loan guarantee
Heinzel Import-Export, Inc. Heinzel United States federal 2012 $8,075,474 federal loan or loan guarantee
Heinzel Import-Export, Inc. Heinzel United States federal 2015 $8,789,220 federal loan or loan guarantee
International Paper International Paper Oklahoma state 2014 $12,000,000 industrial revenue bond
Heinzel Import-Export, Inc. Heinzel United States federal 2013 $12,896,876 federal loan or loan guarantee
Heinzel Import-Export, Inc. Heinzel United States federal 2014 $15,083,319 federal loan or loan guarantee
International Paper International Paper United States federal 2010 $20,000,000 federal tax-exempt bond
Owens-Brockway Glass Container, Inc. O-I Glass Georgia local 2009 $30,000,000 bond
International Paper International Paper United States federal 2009 $50,000,000 federal tax-exempt bond
International Paper International Paper United States federal 2010 $50,000,000 federal tax-exempt bond
Green Bay Packaging Inc - Mill Division Green Bay Packaging Wisconsin state 2019 $150,000,000 loan or bond financing
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2012 $1,030 property tax abatement
DeLuxe Packaging Novolex New York local 2009 $1,056 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2011 $1,134 property tax abatement
Sealed Air Corporation (US) Sealed Air North Carolina state 2015 $1,171 tax credit/rebate
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2011 $1,173 property tax abatement
P. H. GLATFELTER COMPANY Glatfelter Washington state 2018 $1,173 tax credit/rebate
Boise White Paper LLC Packaging Corporation of America Oregon state 2009 $1,275 tax credit/rebate
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2011 $1,293 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2011 $1,324 property tax abatement
Boise, Inc. Packaging Corporation of America Oregon state 2013 $1,400 tax credit/rebate
International Paper Company International Paper Colorado state 2016 $1,403 tax credit/rebate
AG Industries, Inc. WestRock North Carolina state 2012 $1,420 tax credit/rebate
AG Industries, Inc. WestRock North Carolina state 2012 $1,420 tax credit/rebate
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2010 $1,455 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2012 $1,473 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2009 $1,473 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2010 $1,473 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2011 $1,473 property tax abatement
Valois of America Inc AptarGroup New York local 2008 $1,476 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Boise White Paper LLC Packaging Corporation of America Oregon state 2009 $1,491 tax credit/rebate
PACKAGING CORP OF AMERICA Packaging Corporation of America Oklahoma state 2009 $1,500 tax credit/rebate
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2010 $1,504 property tax abatement
CRYOVAC INC Sealed Air Maine state 2009 $1,534 property tax abatement
Ball Corporation (Mr. Michael Mochringer) Ball Corp. New York local 2003 $1,578 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
WestRock Company WestRock North Carolina state 2017 $1,583 tax credit/rebate
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2010 $1,595 property tax abatement
GREEN BAY PACKAGING INC Green Bay Packaging Arkansas state 2015 $1,600 training reimbursement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2014 $1,610 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2013 $1,614 property tax abatement
Caraustar Recovered Fiber Group, Inc. Greif North Carolina state 2015 $1,622 tax credit/rebate
CASCADE TISSUE GROUP Cascades Inc. Tennessee local 2013 $1,630 property tax abatement
WestRock RKT Company WestRock North Carolina state 2017 $1,681 tax credit/rebate
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2009 $1,751 property tax abatement
DOMTAR AW LLC Domtar Arkansas state 2014 $1,789 training reimbursement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2009 $1,809 property tax abatement
OWENS-ILLINOIS GENERAL INC O-I Glass Ohio state 2014 $1,868 grant
Captive Plastics, Inc. Berry Global New York state 2009 $1,876 enterprise zone
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2009 $1,889 property tax abatement
Curwood Arkansas,Inc Amcor Arkansas state 2011 $1,920 training reimbursement
Dart Container Corporation of PA Dart Container Pennsylvania state 2012 $1,953 tax credit/rebate
Ardagh Metal Packaging Ardagh Packaging Group West Virginia state 2014 $1,960 training reimbursement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2009 $1,989 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2010 $1,989 property tax abatement
P H GLATFELTER COMPANY Glatfelter Washington state 2007 $2,049 tax credit/rebate
Silgan Containers Manufacturing Corporation Silgan North Carolina state 2017 $2,062 tax credit/rebate
Captive Plastics, Inc. Berry Global New York state 2010 $2,064 enterprise zone
Boise White Paper LLC Packaging Corporation of America Oregon state 2009 $2,080 tax credit/rebate
INTERNATIONAL PAPER INC International Paper Tennessee local 2008 $2,082 property tax abatement
ALCAN PACKAGING Amcor Oklahoma state 2009 $2,084 training reimbursement
CASCADES TISSUE GROUP Cascades Inc. Tennessee local 2008 $2,109 property tax abatement
Cascades Moulded Pulp, Inc. Cascades Inc. North Carolina state 2016 $2,123 tax credit/rebate
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