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
Sonoco Protective Solutions Sonoco Products Michigan state 2017 $155,000 tax credit/rebate
WestRock WestRock Mississippi state 2018 $50,000 training reimbursement
OWENS-BROCKWAY GLASS CONTAINER INC. O-I Glass Washington state 2017 $23,569 tax credit/rebate
BOISE WHITE PAPER, L.L.C. Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2017 $428,736 tax credit/rebate
NIPPON DYNAWAVE PACKAGING COMPANY, LLC Nippon Paper Washington state 2017 $310,327 tax credit/rebate
WESTROCK CP, LLC WestRock Washington state 2017 $284,172 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER AND PACKAGING, INC. WestRock Washington state 2017 $279,738 tax credit/rebate
NIPPON PAPER INDUSTRIES USA CO., LTD. Nippon Paper Washington state 2017 $117,861 tax credit/rebate
SILGAN CONTAINERS MANUFACTURING CORPORATION Silgan Washington state 2017 $133,368 tax credit/rebate
P. H. GLATFELTER COMPANY Glatfelter Washington state 2017 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
P. H. GLATFELTER COMPANY Glatfelter Washington state 2015 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
DOMTAR INDUSTRIES LLC Domtar Washington state 2016 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
P. H. GLATFELTER COMPANY Glatfelter Washington state 2016 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER AND PACKAGING, INC. WestRock Washington state 2017 $1,104,400 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER AND PACKAGING, INC. WestRock Washington state 2016 $987,080 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER AND PACKAGING, INC. WestRock Washington state 2015 $954,743 tax credit/rebate
NIPPON DYNAWAVE PACKAGING COMPANY, LLC Nippon Paper Washington state 2017 $591,931 tax credit/rebate
WESTROCK CP, LLC WestRock Washington state 2016 $509,197 tax credit/rebate
WESTROCK CP, LLC WestRock Washington state 2017 $500,237 tax credit/rebate
BOISE WHITE PAPER, L.L.C. Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2015 $445,797 tax credit/rebate
WESTROCK CP, LLC WestRock Washington state 2015 $436,464 tax credit/rebate
BOISE WHITE PAPER, L.L.C. Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2016 $415,532 tax credit/rebate
BOISE WHITE PAPER, L.L.C. Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2017 $414,834 tax credit/rebate
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Washington state 2017 $320,131 tax credit/rebate
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Washington state 2016 $276,248 tax credit/rebate
BOISE PACKAGING & NEWSPRINT, L.L.C. Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2016 $271,285 tax credit/rebate
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Washington state 2015 $260,927 tax credit/rebate
BOISE PACKAGING & NEWSPRINT, L.L.C. Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2015 $260,195 tax credit/rebate
NIPPON DYNAWAVE PACKAGING COMPANY, LLC Nippon Paper Washington state 2016 $250,073 tax credit/rebate
PACKAGING CORPORATION OF AMERICA Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2017 $241,990 tax credit/rebate
BOISE PACKAGING & NEWSPRINT, L.L.C. Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2017 $150,083 tax credit/rebate
NIPPON PAPER INDUSTRIES USA CO., LTD. Nippon Paper Washington state 2015 $59,774 tax credit/rebate
NIPPON PAPER INDUSTRIES USA CO., LTD. Nippon Paper Washington state 2016 $52,373 tax credit/rebate
CARAUSTAR MILL GROUP, INC. Greif Washington state 2015 $42,232 tax credit/rebate
CARAUSTAR MILL GROUP, INC. Greif Washington state 2017 $41,809 tax credit/rebate
CARAUSTAR MILL GROUP, INC. Greif Washington state 2016 $39,059 tax credit/rebate
DOMTAR INDUSTRIES LLC Domtar Washington state 2015 $21,510 tax credit/rebate
DOMTAR PAPER COMPANY, LLC Domtar Washington state 2015 $10,934 tax credit/rebate
DOMTAR PAPER COMPANY, LLC Domtar Washington state 2016 $10,767 tax credit/rebate
DOMTAR PAPER COMPANY, LLC Domtar Washington state 2017 $9,921 tax credit/rebate
NIPPON PAPER INDUSTRIES USA CO., LTD. Nippon Paper Washington state 2017 $8,459 tax credit/rebate
KAPSTONE KRAFT PAPER CORPORATION WestRock Washington state 2016 $4,148 tax credit/rebate
CRYOVAC, INC. Sealed Air Arkansas state $26,292 tax credit/rebate
WESTROCK CONVERTING, LLC WestRock Arkansas state $12,236 tax credit/rebate
Domtar A. W. LLC Domtar Arkansas state $19,695,227 tax credit/rebate
DOMTAR A.W. LLC Domtar Arkansas state $29,874,223 tax credit/rebate
GREEN BAY PACKAGING, INC. Green Bay Packaging Arkansas state $17,098,768 tax credit/rebate
WESTROCK CP LLC WestRock Arkansas state $665,000 tax credit/rebate
WESTROCK CONVERTING, LLC WestRock Arkansas state $490,000 tax credit/rebate
GRAPHIC PACKAGING INTERNATIONAL, LLC. Graphic Packaging Arkansas state $375,055 tax credit/rebate
Cryovac Inc Sealed Air Arkansas state $49,962 tax credit/rebate
International Paper Company International Paper Colorado state 2019 $180,560 tax credit/rebate
Ball Metal Beverage Container Corp. Ball Corp. Colorado state 2018 $176,623 tax credit/rebate
Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp. Ball Corp. Colorado state 2018 $138,434 tax credit/rebate
Ball Packaging, LLC Ball Corp. Colorado state 2018 $45,044 tax credit/rebate
Ball Corporation Ball Corp. Colorado state 2018 $13,668 tax credit/rebate
Packaging Corp of America Packaging Corporation of America Colorado state 2019 $11,254 tax credit/rebate
Packaging Corporation of America Packaging Corporation of America Colorado state 2018 $5,365 tax credit/rebate
Packaging Corporation of America Packaging Corporation of America Colorado state 2018 $5,255 tax credit/rebate
Ball Corp Ball Corp. Colorado state 2019 $173,272 tax credit/rebate
Kendall Packaging Corporation Kendall Packaging Kansas state 2017 undisclosed grant
Kendall Packaging Corporation Kendall Packaging Kansas state 2018 undisclosed grant
Bemis Packaging, Inc. Amcor Kentucky state 2019 $980,000 tax credit/rebate
Sealed Air Corporation (US) Sealed Air Kentucky state 2020 $61,736 training reimbursement
Berry Global Group, Inc. FNA Berry Plastics Group, Inc. Berry Global Maryland state 2018 $10,635 tax credit/rebate
Lifoam Industries, LLC Lifoam Industries Massachusetts state 2018 $375,000 tax credit/rebate
Sonoco Products Sonoco Products Tennessee state 2019 $94,000 grant
Graphic Packaging International, Inc. Graphic Packaging Virginia state 2017 $45,000 training reimbursement
Ardagh Metal Packaging USA Ardagh Packaging Group West Virginia state 2015 $6,825 training reimbursement
Ball Metal Food Container Corp Ball Corp. West Virginia state 2008 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Ball Metal Food Container Corp Ball Corp. West Virginia state 2008 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Greif Inc Greif West Virginia state 2008 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Green Bay Packaging Inc - Mill Division Green Bay Packaging Wisconsin state 2018 $60,000,000 tax credit/rebate
Green Bay Packaging Inc - Mill Division Green Bay Packaging Wisconsin state 2019 $150,000,000 loan or bond financing
Ball Metal Beverage Container Corporation Ball Corp. Arizona state 2019 $3,400,000 tax credit/rebate
GLATFELTER ADVANCED MATERIALS NA INC Glatfelter Arkansas state 2020 $145,747 tax credit/rebate
International Paper Company International Paper Iowa state 2020 $644,974 tax credit
Kendall Packaging Corporation Kendall Packaging Kansas state 2019 undisclosed grant
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana State 2018 $1,480,138 tax credit
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana State 2020 $493,500 tax credit
SAPPI NORTH AMERICA, INC Sappi Maine state 2018 $1,137,983 property tax abatement
SAPPI NORTH AMERICA, INC Sappi Maine state 2019 $1,137,983 property tax abatement
VERSO PAPER LLC Verso Corporation Maine state 2018 $475,928 property tax abatement
VERSO PAPER LLC Verso Corporation Maine state 2019 $475,928 property tax abatement
HUHTAMAKI INC Huhtamaki Oyj Maine state 2018 $361,692 property tax abatement
HUHTAMAKI INC Huhtamaki Oyj Maine state 2019 $361,692 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Maine state 2018 $37,331 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Maine state 2019 $37,331 property tax abatement
Plastipak Packaging, Inc. Plastipak Maryland state 2019 $140,000 tax credit/rebate
Amcor Packaging (USA), Inc. Amcor Maryland state 2019 $14,846 tax credit/rebate
Berry Global Group, Inc. Berry Global Maryland state 2019 $8,841 tax credit/rebate
Kevothermal Sealed Air New Mexico State 2019 $300,000 grant
Amcor Packaging USA, Inc. Amcor North Carolina state 2017 $227,170 tax credit/rebate
WestRock Converting Company WestRock North Carolina state 2017 $216,717 tax credit/rebate
Ball Metal Beverage Container Corp. Ball Corp. North Carolina state 2017 $198,149 tax credit/rebate
WestRock Converting Company WestRock North Carolina state 2019 $194,246 tax credit/rebate
Kapstone Kraft Paper Corporation WestRock North Carolina state 2017 $186,002 tax credit/rebate
Amcor Packaging USA, Inc. Amcor North Carolina state 2018 $180,660 tax credit/rebate
Kapstone Kraft Paper Corporation WestRock North Carolina state 2018 $178,191 tax credit/rebate
WestRock Converting Company WestRock North Carolina state 2018 $139,427 tax credit/rebate
Kapstone Kraft Paper Corporation WestRock North Carolina state 2019 $132,367 tax credit/rebate
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