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


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Company Parent Location Subsidy Source Year Subsidy Valuesort icon Loan/Bailout Value Type of Subsidy
PLASTIPAK PACKAGING INC Plastipak Ohio state 2013 $8,219 grant
PLASTIPAK PACKAGING INC Plastipak Ohio state 2013 $8,219 training reimbursement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2009 $8,206 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2008 $8,171 property tax abatement
Deluxe Packaging Corporation Novolex New York state 2010 $8,126 enterprise zone
INTERNATIONAL PAPER International Paper Tennessee local 2013 $8,088 property tax abatement
Berry Plastics Corp. Berry Global Arizona state 2007 $8,075 training reimbursement
CASCADES TISSUE GROUP -TENNESSEE INC Cascades Inc. Tennessee local 2012 $8,067 property tax abatement
CASCADES TISSUE GROUP - TENNESSEE INC Cascades Inc. Tennessee local 2011 $8,067 property tax abatement
Berry Plastics Berry Global Kentucky state 2008 $8,010 training reimbursement
CASCADE TISSUE GROUP Cascades Inc. Tennessee local 2010 $7,811 property tax abatement
CASCADE TISSUE GROUP Cascades Inc. Tennessee local 2012 $7,793 property tax abatement
CASCADE TISSUE GROUP Cascades Inc. Tennessee local 2011 $7,793 property tax abatement
INLAND PAPERBOARD AND PACKAGING, INC. International Paper California state 2005 $7,755 training reimbursement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2013 $7,556 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER International Paper Missouri state 2006 $7,546 tax credit/rebate
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2014 $7,539 property tax abatement
Cascades Moulded Pulp, Inc. Cascades Inc. North Carolina state 2016 $7,516 tax credit/rebate
GLATFELTER ADVANCED MATERIALS NA INC Glatfelter Arkansas state 2017 $7,500 training reimbursement
Solo Cup Company Dart Container Maryland state 2004 $7,397 training reimbursement
Rock-Tenn Converting Company WestRock North Carolina state 2012 $7,338 tax credit/rebate
Domtar Paper Domtar Mississippi state 2010 $7,274 training reimbursement
Caraustar Custom Packaging Group, Inc. Greif North Carolina state 2016 $7,254 tax credit/rebate
Sealed Air - Cryovac, Inc. Sealed Air Arkansas state 2009 $7,200 training reimbursement
Amcor Rigid Plastics USA, Inc. Amcor North Carolina state 2015 $7,004 tax credit/rebate
AptarGroup, Inc. AptarGroup North Carolina state 2014 $6,988 tax credit/rebate
AptarGroup, Inc. AptarGroup North Carolina state 2014 $6,988 tax credit/rebate
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2009 $6,933 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2012 $6,927 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2010 $6,927 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2011 $6,927 property tax abatement
Silgan Can Company Silgan North Carolina state 2009 $6,809 tax credit/rebate
Amcor Flexibles, Inc. Amcor North Carolina state 2016 $6,732 tax credit/rebate
RTS PACKAGING LLC WestRock Maine state 2010 $6,672 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
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2010 $6,492 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2012 $6,331 property tax abatement
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2012 $6,319 tax credit/rebate
Shorewood Packaging International Paper Oregon state 2007 $6,300 tax credit/rebate
Caraustar Custom Packaging Group, Inc. Greif North Carolina state 2015 $6,261 tax credit/rebate
Deluxe Packaging Corporation Novolex New York state 2008 $6,076 enterprise zone
Southern Container WestRock New York local 2004 $6,045 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
NORAMPAC INDUSTRIES INC. Cascades Inc. New York state 2011 $5,990 tax credit/rebate
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2010 $5,863 property tax abatement
Solo Cup Operating Corp Dart Container Oklahoma state 2016 $5,737 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Indiana local 2012 $5,640 property tax abatement
Packaging Corporation of America Packaging Corporation of America Colorado state 2017 $5,546 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2011 $5,534 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2010 $5,534 tax credit/rebate
CASCADES TISSUE GROUP - TENNESSEE INC Cascades Inc. Tennessee local 2011 $5,510 property tax abatement
Aptargroup, Inc. AptarGroup North Carolina state 2013 $5,371 tax credit/rebate
Aptargroup, Inc. AptarGroup North Carolina state 2013 $5,371 tax credit/rebate
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
Shorewood Packaging a Div. of International Paper International Paper Oregon state 2008 $5,313 tax credit/rebate
INTERNATIONAL PAPER - WILLOW LAKE International Paper Tennessee local 2013 $5,197 property tax abatement
Crown Cork and Seal Crown Holdings Mississippi state 2010 $5,082 training reimbursement
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Maryland state 2014 $5,000 training reimbursement
Crown Cork & Seal USA, Inc. Crown Holdings Pennsylvania state 2012 $4,999 tax credit/rebate
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2011 $4,982 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2011 $4,910 property tax abatement
Impress USA Incorporated Ardagh Packaging Group West Virginia state 2008 $4,850 training reimbursement
DOMTAR INDUSTRIES INC Domtar Washington state 2006 $4,843 tax credit/rebate
CASCADES TISSUE GROUP - TENNESSEE INC Cascades Inc. Tennessee local 2013 $4,807 property tax abatement
Crown Cork and Seal Crown Holdings Mississippi state 2009 $4,781 training reimbursement
Amcor Tobacco Packaging Americas Amcor North Carolina state 2014 $4,507 tax credit/rebate
Amcor Tobacco Packaging Americas Amcor North Carolina state 2014 $4,507 tax credit/rebate
CASCADES TISSUE GROUP -TENNESSEE INC Cascades Inc. Tennessee local 2012 $4,404 property tax abatement
Boise Paper Packaging Corporation of America Oregon state 2010 $4,381 tax credit/rebate
Southern Container WestRock New York local 2005 $4,352 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Tharco Containers, Inc Packaging Corporation of America Colorado state 2014 $4,285 tax credit/rebate
Impress USA, Inc. Ardagh Packaging Group New York local 2011 $4,280 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Impress USA, Inc. Ardagh Packaging Group New York local 2011 $4,280 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Kendall Packaging Corporation Kendall Packaging Kansas state 2008 $4,250 training reimbursement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2012 $4,169 property tax abatement
RTS PACKAGING LLC WestRock Maine state 2014 $4,160 property tax abatement
KAPSTONE KRAFT PAPER CORPORATION WestRock Washington state 2016 $4,148 tax credit/rebate
Amcor Flexibles Inc. Amcor North Carolina state 2015 $4,044 tax credit/rebate
BALL CORPORATION Ball Corp. California state 2010 $4,032 training reimbursement
INTERNATIONAL CONVERTER INC Novolex Ohio state 2010 $3,750 grant
Amcor Tobacco Packaging Americas Amcor North Carolina state 2015 $3,739 tax credit/rebate
Rexam Closure Systems, Inc. Berry Global North Carolina state 2013 $3,736 tax credit/rebate
Rexam Closure Systems, Inc. Berry Global North Carolina state 2014 $3,728 tax credit/rebate
Rexam Closure Systems, Inc. Berry Global North Carolina state 2014 $3,728 tax credit/rebate
Cascades Tissue Group- AZ Cascades Inc. Arizona state 2007 $3,641 training reimbursement
Crown Cork and Seal Crown Holdings Mississippi state 2011 $3,630 training reimbursement
Cascades Moulded Pulp, Inc. Cascades Inc. North Carolina state 2013 $3,604 tax credit/rebate
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2013 $3,592 property tax abatement
Boise, Inc. Packaging Corporation of America Oregon state 2013 $3,500 tax credit/rebate
Cascades Moulded Pulp, Inc. Cascades Inc. North Carolina state 2014 $3,409 tax credit/rebate
Packaging Corporation of America Packaging Corporation of America Colorado state 2013 $3,269 tax credit/rebate
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2012 $3,196 property tax abatement
REXAM DELTA INC Berry Global Arkansas state 2014 $3,090 training reimbursement
SMURFIT STONE CONTAINER CORP. WestRock California state 2008 $3,030 training reimbursement
Impress USA, Inc. Ardagh Packaging Group New York local 2016 $3,016 tax credit/rebate
Impress USA, Inc. Ardagh Packaging Group New York local 2016 $3,016 tax credit/rebate
Fibermark - DSI Inc. Neenah Paper New York state 2002 $3,000 enterprise zone
Sealed Air Corporation (US) Sealed Air Pennsylvania state 2009 $2,970 tax credit/rebate
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