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
Polymer Group Berry Global Virginia state 2010 $750,000 grant
Polymer Group Berry Global Virginia state 2010 $750,000 grant
Smurfit-Stone Container WestRock Virginia state 2010 $300,000 grant
Smurfit-Stone Container Corporation WestRock Virginia state 2010 $300,000 grant
Polymer Group, Inc. Berry Global Virginia state 2010 $750,000 grant
MeadWestvaco WestRock Virginia state 2011 $1,000,000 grant
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2006 $188,914 tax credit/rebate
BOISE WHITE PAPER LLC Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2006 $90,340 tax credit/rebate
BOISE PACKAGING & NEWSPRINT LLC Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2006 $29,226 tax credit/rebate
NIPPON PAPER INDUSTRIES USA CO LTD Nippon Paper Washington state 2006 $25,094 tax credit/rebate
DOMTAR INDUSTRIES INC Domtar Washington state 2006 $4,843 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2007 $562,459 tax credit/rebate
BOISE WHITE PAPER LLC Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2007 $306,115 tax credit/rebate
SIMPSON TACOMA KRAFT COMPANY LLC WestRock Washington state 2007 $256,405 tax credit/rebate
NIPPON PAPER INDUSTRIES USA CO LTD Nippon Paper Washington state 2007 $110,661 tax credit/rebate
BOISE PACKAGING & NEWSPRINT LLC Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2007 $107,084 tax credit/rebate
DOMTAR INDUSTRIES INC Domtar Washington state 2007 $14,374 tax credit/rebate
P H GLATFELTER COMPANY Glatfelter Washington state 2007 $2,049 tax credit/rebate
P H GLATFELTER COMPANY Glatfelter Washington state 2008 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
DOMTAR PAPER CO LLC Domtar Washington state 2008 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2008 $990,513 tax credit/rebate
BOISE WHITE PAPER LLC Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2008 $593,268 tax credit/rebate
SIMPSON TACOMA KRAFT COMPANY LLC WestRock Washington state 2008 $519,735 tax credit/rebate
BOISE PACKAGING & NEWSPRINT LLC Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2008 $216,461 tax credit/rebate
NIPPON PAPER INDUSTRIES USA CO LTD Nippon Paper Washington state 2008 $214,659 tax credit/rebate
DOMTAR INDUSTRIES INC Domtar Washington state 2008 $19,673 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
Appleton Papers Inc. Appvion Wisconsin state 2008 $85,088 training reimbursement
Kendall Packaging Corporation Kendall Packaging Wisconsin state 2010 $249,000 tax credit/rebate
Neenah Paper, Inc. Neenah Paper Wisconsin state 2007 $445,000 tax credit/rebate
Bemis Company, Inc. Amcor Wisconsin state 2007 $3,000,000 tax credit/rebate
Green Bay Packaging, Inc. Green Bay Packaging Wisconsin state 2008 $615,000 grant
Impress USA Incorporated Ardagh Packaging Group West Virginia state 2008 $4,850 training reimbursement
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
HUHTAMAKI COMPANY MANUFACTURIN Huhtamaki Oyj Maine state 2009 $284,718 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
Neenah Paper Company Neenah Paper Wisconsin state 2011 $41,080 tax credit/rebate
Sonoco Plastics, Inc. Sonoco Products Wisconsin state 2011 $100,000 tax credit/rebate
Kendall Packaging Corporation Kendall Packaging Wisconsin state 2011 $7,500,000 industrial revenue bond
Boise Paper Solutions Packaging Corporation of America Oregon state 2004 $14,550 training reimbursement
Sonoco Products Company Sonoco Products Oregon state 2007 undisclosed training reimbursement
Bagcraft Papercon Novolex Kansas state 2008 $96,800 training reimbursement
Kendall Packaging Corporation Kendall Packaging Kansas state 2008 $4,250 training reimbursement
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Kansas state 2006 $55,000 training reimbursement
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Kansas state 2008 $32,000 training reimbursement
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
Bemis Company, Inc. Amcor Arkansas state 2010 $53,906 tax credit/rebate
Cryovac, Inc. Sealed Air Arkansas state 2010 $86,152 tax credit/rebate
CRYOVAC INC Sealed Air Arkansas state 2010 $116,471 tax credit/rebate
Graphic Packaging International, Inc. Graphic Packaging Arkansas state 2010 $175,315 tax credit/rebate
CRYOVAC, INC Sealed Air Arkansas state 2010 $825,376 tax credit/rebate
GRAPHIC PACKAGING INTL INC Graphic Packaging Arkansas state 2010 $835,424 tax credit/rebate
ROCK TENN CONVERTING CO WestRock Arkansas state 2010 $19,832 tax credit/rebate
DOMTAR A W CORPORATION Domtar Arkansas state 2010 $28,775 tax credit/rebate
ROCKTENN CP LLC WestRock Arkansas state 2010 $259,200 tax credit/rebate
CRYOVAC, INC. Sealed Air Arkansas state 2010 $18,067 tax credit/rebate
GRAPHIC PACKAGING INTERNATIONAL INC Graphic Packaging Arkansas state 2010 $217,160 tax credit/rebate
CRYOVAC, INC. Sealed Air Arkansas state 2010 $330,616 tax credit/rebate
GRAPHIC PACKAGING INTERNATIONAL INC Graphic Packaging Arkansas state 2010 $494,980 tax credit/rebate
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Arkansas state 2010 $729,615 tax credit/rebate
DOMTAR A W CORPORATION Domtar Arkansas state 2010 $2,395,664 tax credit/rebate
DOMTAR A W CORPORATION Domtar Arkansas state 2010 $2,694,822 tax credit/rebate
CRYOVAC, INC. Sealed Air Arkansas state 2010 $2,853 tax credit/rebate
GRAPHIC PACKAGING INTERNATIONAL INC Graphic Packaging Arkansas state 2010 $305,201 tax credit/rebate
Meadwestvaco - Louisa WestRock Virginia state 2009 $21,700 training reimbursement
Mead Westvaco (HQ) WestRock Virginia state 2009 $18,082 training reimbursement
Owens Brockway Glass Container Inc. O-I Glass Virginia state 2010 $26,626 training reimbursement
Alcan Packaging Amcor Virginia state 2010 $47,520 training reimbursement
Greif Packaging, LLC Greif Virginia state 2010 $112,800 training reimbursement
MeadWestvaco-Covington WestRock Virginia state 2009 $350,700 training reimbursement
CASCADES AUBURN FIBER INC Cascades Inc. Maine state 2011 $95,170 property tax abatement
HUHTAMAKI INC Huhtamaki Oyj Maine state 2011 $219,288 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Maine state 2011 $106,085 property tax abatement
S D WARREN CO Sappi Maine state 2011 $2,773,909 property tax abatement
SONOCO PRODUCTS CO Sonoco Products Maine state 2011 $15,158 property tax abatement
VERSO PAPER LLC Verso Corporation Maine state 2011 $4,302,379 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Missouri state 2011 $3,521,737 tax credit/rebate
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Missouri state 2011 $1,085,202 tax credit/rebate
SMURFIT-STONE CONTAINER ENTERPRISES, INC. WestRock Missouri state 2011 $3,643,390 tax credit/rebate
Longview Fibre Paper& Packaging WestRock Washington state 2010 $524,263 training reimbursement
Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp. Ball Corp. Colorado state 2011 $54,000 training reimbursement
Cryovac - Sealed Air Corporation Sealed Air South Carolina state 2007 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Cryovac - Sealed Air Corporation Sealed Air South Carolina state 2007 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Sonoco Products Company Sonoco Products South Carolina state 2006 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
International Paper Company International Paper South Carolina state 2005 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
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