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 Sourcesort icon Year Subsidy Value Loan/Bailout Value Type of Subsidy
S D WARREN CO Sappi Maine state 2016 $1,704,381 property tax abatement
HUHTAMAKI INC Huhtamaki Oyj Maine state 2016 $171,252 property tax abatement
SONOCO PRODUCTS CO Sonoco Products Maine state 2016 $12,205 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Maine state 2016 $66,709 property tax abatement
VERSO PAPER LLC Verso Corporation Maine state 2016 $1,612,353 property tax abatement
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
Cascades Moulded Pulp, Inc. Cascades Inc. North Carolina state 2016 $2,123 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 Flexibles, Inc. Amcor North Carolina state 2016 $6,732 tax credit/rebate
Amcor Rigid Plastics USA, Inc. Amcor North Carolina state 2015 $7,004 tax credit/rebate
Caraustar Custom Packaging Group, Inc. Greif North Carolina state 2016 $7,254 tax credit/rebate
Cascades Moulded Pulp, Inc. Cascades Inc. North Carolina state 2016 $7,516 tax credit/rebate
Dart Container Corporation Dart Container North Carolina state 2016 $9,499 tax credit/rebate
Caraustar Industrial And Consumer Products Group, Inc. Greif North Carolina state 2016 $10,646 tax credit/rebate
Packaging Corporation of America Packaging Corporation of America North Carolina state 2016 $10,751 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
Tin, Inc. International Paper North Carolina state 2016 $13,540 tax credit/rebate
Amcor Packaging USA, Inc. Amcor North Carolina state 2016 $14,671 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
Rock-Tenn Company WestRock North Carolina state 2016 $19,002 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
AptarGroup, Inc. AptarGroup North Carolina state 2016 $22,855 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
Sonoco Plastics, Inc. Sonoco Products North Carolina state 2016 $25,554 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
Graphic Packaging International, Inc. Graphic Packaging North Carolina state 2016 $29,301 tax credit/rebate
Sonoco Plastics, Inc. Sonoco Products North Carolina state 2015 $29,305 tax credit/rebate
Rexam Beverage Can Company Ball Corp. North Carolina state 2016 $29,538 tax credit/rebate
Rexam Beverage Can Company Ball Corp. North Carolina state 2016 $30,524 tax credit/rebate
AptarGroup, Inc. AptarGroup North Carolina state 2016 $33,279 tax credit/rebate
Rexam Beverage Can Company Ball Corp. North Carolina state 2016 $34,088 tax credit/rebate
AEP Industries, Inc. Berry Global North Carolina state 2016 $36,100 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 2016 $43,145 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
Kapstone Kraft Paper Corporation WestRock North Carolina state 2016 $53,467 tax credit/rebate
Amcor Rigid Plastics USA, Inc. Amcor North Carolina state 2015 $55,410 tax credit/rebate
Silgan Containers Manufacturing Corporation Silgan North Carolina state 2016 $61,462 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
Cascades Holding US, Inc. Cascades Inc. North Carolina state 2016 $69,294 tax credit/rebate
Domtar Corporation Domtar North Carolina state 2016 $84,639 tax credit/rebate
Cascades Holding US, Inc. Cascades Inc. North Carolina state 2016 $86,817 tax credit/rebate
Kapstone Kraft Paper Corporation WestRock North Carolina state 2015 $96,425 tax credit/rebate
Kapstone Kraft Paper Corporation WestRock North Carolina state 2016 $107,787 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 2016 $135,859 tax credit/rebate
Packaging Corporation of America Packaging Corporation of America North Carolina state 2016 $154,951 tax credit/rebate
Attends Healthcare Products, Inc. Domtar North Carolina state 2015 $161,485 tax credit/rebate
Sealed Air Corporation (US) Sealed Air North Carolina state 2016 $171,493 tax credit/rebate
Rock-Tenn Converting Company WestRock North Carolina state 2015 $176,833 tax credit/rebate
Amcor Packaging USA, Inc. Amcor North Carolina state 2016 $189,713 tax credit/rebate
Silgan Can Company Silgan North Carolina state 2015 $191,265 tax credit/rebate
Rock-Tenn Converting Company WestRock North Carolina state 2016 $198,541 tax credit/rebate
International Paper Company International Paper North Carolina state 2016 $226,542 tax credit/rebate
Domtar Corporation Domtar North Carolina state 2016 $288,036 tax credit/rebate
Packaging Corporation of America Packaging Corporation of America North Carolina state 2015 $300,553 tax credit/rebate
Ball Metal Beverage Container Corporation Ball Corp. North Carolina state 2016 $422,258 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
GLATFELTER ADVANCED MATERIALS NA INC Glatfelter Arkansas state 2017 $7,500 training reimbursement
Huhtamaki, Inc. Huhtamaki Oyj California state 2016 $310,000 tax credit/rebate
Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp. Ball Corp. Colorado state 2015 $57,888 training reimbursement
Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp. Ball Corp. Colorado state 2014 $108,000 training reimbursement
Solo Cup Operating Corporation Dart Container Illinois state 2014 $321,053 tax credit/rebate
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
Solo Cup Operating Corporation Dart Container Illinois state 2016 $36,987 tax credit/rebate
Solo Cup Operating Corporation Dart Container Illinois state 2016 $342,022 tax credit/rebate
Graphic Packaging International, Inc. Graphic Packaging Indiana state 2017 $200,000 training reimbursement
Berry Plastics Group, Inc. Berry Global Maryland state 2016 $15,265 tax credit/rebate
Rock-Tenn Converting Company WestRock Maryland state 2015 $2,281 tax credit/rebate
Cascades Holding US Inc. Cascades Inc. New Jersey state 2016 $18,200,000 tax credit/rebate
Ardagh Metal Packaging, Inc. Ardagh Packaging Group Nevada state 2016 $531,000 grant
Ardagh Metal Packaging USA Ardagh Packaging Group Nevada state 2014 $170,000 training reimbursement
Amcor PET Packaging USA, Inc. Amcor New York state 2004 $169,941 enterprise zone
Amcor PET Packaging USA, Inc. Amcor New York state 2004 $663,000 enterprise zone
Amcor PET Packaging USA, Inc. Amcor New York state 2005 $172,642 enterprise zone
Amcor PET Packaging USA, Inc. Amcor New York state 2005 $730,500 enterprise zone
Amcor PET Packaging USA, Inc. Amcor New York state 2008 $154,325 enterprise zone
Amcor PET Packaging USA, Inc. Amcor New York state 2009 $125,000 enterprise zone
Amcor PET Packaging USA, Inc. Amcor New York state 2010 $142,978 enterprise zone
Amcor PET Packaging USA, Inc. Amcor New York state 2001 $274,499 enterprise zone
Amcor PET Packaging USA, Inc. Amcor New York state 2002 $373,855 enterprise zone
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