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
Curwood, Inc. Amcor Ohio state 2009 $57,329 tax credit/rebate
Owens-Brockway Glass Container Inc. O-I Glass Ohio state 2010 $2,441,465 tax credit/rebate
Silgan Plastics Corporation Silgan Ohio state 2010 $180,536 tax credit/rebate
Owens-Brockway Glass Container Inc. O-I Glass Ohio state 2011 $213,500 tax credit/rebate
Sonoco Plastics, Inc. Sonoco Products Ohio state 2011 $322,391 tax credit/rebate
CURWOOD INC Amcor Oklahoma state 2008 $329,904 tax credit/rebate
CURWOOD INC Amcor Oklahoma state 2007 $467,291 tax credit/rebate
CURWOOD INC Amcor Oklahoma state 2009 $557,953 tax credit/rebate
PACKAGING CORP OF AMERICA Packaging Corporation of America Oklahoma state 2009 $1,500 tax credit/rebate
SONOCO PRODUCTS CO Sonoco Products Oklahoma state 2009 $11,220 tax credit/rebate
SONOCO PRODUCTS CO & SUBS Sonoco Products Oklahoma state 2008 $11,946 tax credit/rebate
SONOCO PRODUCTS CO & SUBS Sonoco Products Oklahoma state 2007 $22,673 tax credit/rebate
NORAMPAC INDUSTRIES INC. Cascades Inc. New York state 2011 $5,990 tax credit/rebate
Rock-Tenn Converting Company WestRock North Carolina state 2012 $7,338 tax credit/rebate
Pratt Jet Corr, Inc. Pratt Industries North Carolina state 2012 $16,500 tax credit/rebate
Cascades Holding, US, Inc. Cascades Inc. North Carolina state 2012 $25,361 tax credit/rebate
Dart Container Corporation Dart Container North Carolina state 2012 $35,678 tax credit/rebate
Cascades Moulded Pulp, Inc. Cascades Inc. North Carolina state 2012 $38,203 tax credit/rebate
Packaging Corporation of America Packaging Corporation of America North Carolina state 2012 $72,239 tax credit/rebate
AG Industries, Inc. WestRock North Carolina state 2012 $105,826 tax credit/rebate
Silgan Can Company Silgan North Carolina state 2012 $126,400 tax credit/rebate
Packaging Corporation of America Packaging Corporation of America North Carolina state 2012 $137,500 tax credit/rebate
Attends Healthcare Products, Inc. Domtar North Carolina state 2012 $285,000 tax credit/rebate
Pratt Jet Corr, Inc. Pratt Industries North Carolina state 2012 $304,615 tax credit/rebate
Rock-Tenn Converting Company WestRock North Carolina state 2012 $456,164 tax credit/rebate
Attends Healthcare Products, Inc. Domtar North Carolina state 2012 $674,247 tax credit/rebate
Kapstone Kraft Paper Corporation WestRock North Carolina state 2012 $1,214,408 tax credit/rebate
International Paper Company International Paper North Carolina state 2012 $3,310,270 tax credit/rebate
AG Industries, Inc. WestRock North Carolina state 2012 $1,420 tax credit/rebate
MeadWestvaco Corporation WestRock North Carolina state 2012 $14,655 tax credit/rebate
Rexam Beverage Can Company Ball Corp. North Carolina state 2012 $21,358 tax credit/rebate
Domtar Corporation Domtar North Carolina state 2012 $145,403 tax credit/rebate
Sonoco Products Company Sonoco Products Tennessee state 2012 $14,400 training reimbursement
Kelly Paper Company Central National-Gottesman Arizona state 2013 undisclosed property tax abatement
Appleton Papers Inc. Appvion Wisconsin state 2012 $306,000 grant
RockTenn CP, LLC and Rock-Tenn Services Inc. WestRock Indiana state 2006 $520,000 tax credit/rebate
Rexam Consumer Plastics Inc. Berry Global Indiana state 2011 $200,000 tax credit/rebate
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Indiana state 2013 $11,794,000 tax credit/rebate
RockTenn CP, LLC and Rock-Tenn Services Inc. WestRock Indiana state 2006 $270,000 tax credit/rebate
Rexam Consumer Plastics Inc. Berry Global Indiana state 2011 $50,000 tax credit/rebate
Robb Container Corporation Pretium Packaging Indiana state 2011 $100,000 tax credit/rebate
Huhtamaki, Inc. Huhtamaki Oyj Indiana state 2013 $115,000 tax credit/rebate
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Indiana state 2013 $19,920,015 tax credit/rebate
Berry Plastics Opco, Inc. Berry Global Indiana state 2013 $400,000 grant
Graphic Packaging International, Inc. Graphic Packaging Indiana state 2007 $32,500 training reimbursement
RockTenn CP, LLC and Rock-Tenn Services Inc. WestRock Indiana state 2008 $21,150 training reimbursement
Rexam Closures & Containers, Inc. Berry Global Indiana state 2009 $165,450 training reimbursement
Graphic Packaging International, Inc. Graphic Packaging Indiana state 2009 $20,500 training reimbursement
Rexam Consumer Plastics Inc. Berry Global Indiana state 2011 $48,000 training reimbursement
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Indiana state 2013 $1,123,756 training reimbursement
Ball Metal Food Container Corp. Ball Corp. West Virginia state 2007 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Ball Metal Food Container Corp. Ball Corp. West Virginia state 2007 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
GREIF, Inc. Greif West Virginia state 2007 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
AEP Industries, Inc. Berry Global Kentucky state 2012 $25,000 training reimbursement
AEP Industries, Inc. Berry Global Kentucky state 2012 $14,450 training reimbursement
Domtar Paper Company LLC Domtar Kentucky state 2013 $25,000 training reimbursement
Captive Plastics, LLC Berry Global Kentucky state 2013 $200,000 tax credit/rebate
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Kentucky state 2012 $10,000,000 tax credit/rebate
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Kentucky state 2012 $450,000 tax credit/rebate
Sealed Air Corporation (US) Sealed Air Kentucky state 2012 $1,500,000 tax credit/rebate
Amcor Rigid Plastics USA, Inc. Amcor Iowa state 2012 $1,450,000 tax credit/rebate
Amcor Rigid Plastics USA, Inc Amcor Pennsylvania state $50,000 tax credit/rebate
Domtar Corporation Domtar North Carolina state 2011 $288,609 tax credit/rebate
Domtar Corporation Domtar North Carolina state 2012 $304,165 tax credit/rebate
Sonoco Recycling, Inc. Sonoco Products North Carolina state 2012 $100,021 tax credit/rebate
Domtar Corporation Domtar North Carolina state 2010 $95,071 tax credit/rebate
Sonoco Recycling, Inc Sonoco Products North Carolina state 2009 $26,864 tax credit/rebate
Sonoco Recycling, Inc. Sonoco Products North Carolina state 2008 $68,997 tax credit/rebate
Cryovac - Sealed Air Corporation Sealed Air South Carolina state 2012 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
GRAPHIC PACKAGING Graphic Packaging Arkansas state 2014 $331,156 tax credit/rebate
CRYOVAC INC Sealed Air Arkansas state 2014 $259,060 tax credit/rebate
GRAPHIC PACKAGING Graphic Packaging Arkansas state 2013 $315,152 tax credit/rebate
GREEN BAY PACKAGING INC Green Bay Packaging Arkansas state 2013 $10,520 training reimbursement
GREEN BAY PACKAGING INC Green Bay Packaging Arkansas state 2014 $6,260 training reimbursement
REXAM DELTA INC Berry Global Arkansas state 2013 $20,735 training reimbursement
GREEN BAY PACKAGING INC Green Bay Packaging Arkansas state 2013 $10,478 training reimbursement
Cascades Moulded Pulp Cascades Inc. North Carolina state 1996 $14,400 grant
Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp. Ball Corp. Colorado state 2012 $17,280 training reimbursement
Rocky Mountain Metal Container Rocky Mountain Metal Container Colorado state 2012 $43,200 training reimbursement
Packging Corporation of America Packaging Corporation of America Colorado state $25,386 tax credit/rebate
SONOCO PRODUCTS CO Sonoco Products Maine state 2013 $15,187 property tax abatement
RTS PACKAGING LLC WestRock Maine state 2013 $17,763 property tax abatement
CASCADES AUBURN FIBER INC Cascades Inc. Maine state 2013 $95,427 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Maine state 2013 $97,609 property tax abatement
HUHTAMAKI INC Huhtamaki Oyj Maine state 2013 $192,402 property tax abatement
S D WARREN CO Sappi Maine state 2013 $2,532,513 property tax abatement
VERSO PAPER LLC Verso Corporation Maine state 2013 $3,833,961 property tax abatement
Rock Tenn Converting Co. WestRock Tennessee state 2013 $36,000 training reimbursement
Rock Tenn Converting Co. WestRock Tennessee state 2013 $53,900 training reimbursement
Amcor Rigid Plastics USA, Inc. Amcor Florida state 2012 $50,600 grant
Amcor Rigid Plastics USA, Inc. Amcor Florida state 2012 $153,510 training reimbursement
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Maryland state 2008 $26,253 training reimbursement
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Maryland state 2013 $25,000 training reimbursement
Berry Plastics Corporation (Poly-Seal Corporation) Berry Global Maryland state 2007 $24,681 training reimbursement
Berry Plastics Closure Division dba Poly-Seal Corporation Berry Global Maryland state 2004 $24,171 training reimbursement
Solo Cup Company Dart Container Maryland state 2004 $7,397 training reimbursement
Dart Container Corporation Dart Container Michigan state 2013 $3,000,000 grant/loan hybrid program
PH GLATFELTER CO Glatfelter Ohio state 2013 $166,694 training reimbursement
NEWPAGE CORPORATION Verso Corporation Ohio state 2013 $59,093 training reimbursement
OWENS-BROCKWAY GLASS CONTAINER INC O-I Glass Ohio state 2013 $38,742 training reimbursement
CROWN CORK & SEAL USA INC Crown Holdings Ohio state 2013 $18,754 training reimbursement
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