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
CROWN CORK & SEAL USA INC Crown Holdings Ohio state 2013 $18,754 training reimbursement
PLASTIPAK PACKAGING INC Plastipak Ohio state 2013 $8,219 training reimbursement
International Converter, Inc. Novolex Ohio state 1994 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Crown Cork & Seal Company (USA), Inc. Crown Holdings Ohio state 1994 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Ball Aerosol and Specialty Container Inc. Ball Corp. Ohio state 1995 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
International Paper Company International Paper Ohio state 1995 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Great Lakes Corrugated Corp. Greif Ohio state 1995 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
International Paper Company International Paper Ohio state 1997 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
The Mead Corporation WestRock Ohio state 1998 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Greif, Inc. et al. Greif Ohio state 1999 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Pratt Industries dba Jet Corr, Inc. Pratt Industries Ohio state 1999 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
International Paper Company International Paper Ohio state 2001 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
International Paper Company International Paper Ohio state 2001 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
International Paper Company International Paper Ohio state 2001 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Riverwood International Corporation Graphic Packaging Ohio state 2001 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Huhtamaki, Inc. Huhtamaki Oyj Ohio state 2001 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
International Paper Company International Paper Ohio state 2001 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Graphic Packaging International, Inc. Graphic Packaging Ohio state 2005 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Sonoco Products Company Sonoco Products Ohio state 2007 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Appleton Papers Inc. Appvion Ohio state 2007 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Graphic Packaging International, Inc. Graphic Packaging Oregon state 2012 $23,795 tax credit/rebate
Cascade Tissue Group Cascades Inc. Oregon state 2013 $29,391 tax credit/rebate
Owens Illinois - Brockway Container O-I Glass Oregon state 2012 $114,408 tax credit/rebate
Cascades Tissue Group Cascades Inc. Oregon state 2013 $42,025 tax credit/rebate
Owens Illinois Inc & Subsidiaries O-I Glass Oregon state 2013 $2,588 tax credit/rebate
Boise, Inc. Packaging Corporation of America Oregon state 2013 $19,608 tax credit/rebate
Cascade Tissue Group - Oregon, Inc Cascades Inc. Oregon state 2013 $37,100 tax credit/rebate
Boise Paper Packaging Corporation of America Oregon state 2013 $907,066 tax credit/rebate
Boise White Paper, LLC / Boise Cascade Packaging Corporation of America Oregon state 2013 $51,636 tax credit/rebate
Boise White Paper, LLC. Packaging Corporation of America Oregon state 2013 $239,763 tax credit/rebate
Boise Paper Packaging Corporation of America Oregon state 2013 $72,815 tax credit/rebate
Boise, Inc. Packaging Corporation of America Oregon state 2013 $1,400 tax credit/rebate
Boise Packaging & Newsprint LLC Packaging Corporation of America Oregon state 2013 $15,750 tax credit/rebate
Boise, Inc. Packaging Corporation of America Oregon state 2013 $3,500 tax credit/rebate
Amcor Rigid Plastics USA, Inc Amcor Pennsylvania state $50,000 grant
Covalence Specialty Adhesives Berry Global Rhode Island state 2007 undisclosed training reimbursement
Covalence Specialty Berry Global Rhode Island state 2013 undisclosed grant
Meadwestvaco Virginia Corporation WestRock Kentucky state 2014 $29,000 training reimbursement
SONOCO PLASTICS, INC Sonoco Products Missouri state 2012 $12,738 tax credit/rebate
Domtar Paper Company Domtar South Carolina state 2013 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
KapStone Charleston Kraft, LLC WestRock South Carolina state 2013 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
MeadWestvaco WestRock South Carolina state 2013 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
DOMTAR AW LLC Domtar Arkansas state 2014 $73,221 training reimbursement
CRYOVAC INC (dba. SEALED AIR CORP) Sealed Air Arkansas state 2014 $89,939 tax credit/rebate
DOMTAR AW LLC Domtar Arkansas state 2014 $1,789 training reimbursement
GRAPHIC PACKAGING Graphic Packaging Arkansas state 2014 $11,510 training reimbursement
GREEN BAY PACKAGING INC Green Bay Packaging Arkansas state 2014 $11,680 training reimbursement
REXAM DELTA INC Berry Global Arkansas state 2014 $3,090 training reimbursement
GREEN BAY PACKAGING INC Green Bay Packaging Arkansas state 2015 $1,600 training reimbursement
BALL AEROSPACE & TECHNOLOGIES CORP Ball Corp. New Mexico state 2013 $1,580,871 tax credit/rebate
Sonoco Sonoco Products South Carolina state 2011 $100,000 grant
Domtar Paper Company, LLC Domtar South Carolina state 2012 $100,000 grant
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2013 $267,011 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2013 $812,694 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2013 $601,081 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2013 $791,432 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2013 $803,235 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2013 $651,910 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2013 $691,036 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2013 $409,330 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2013 $52,406 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2013 $391,221 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2013 $621,936 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2013 $451,722 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2013 $534,682 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2013 $378,307 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2013 $36,104 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2013 $670,874 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2013 $766,053 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2013 $317,939 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2013 $636,945 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2013 $315,702 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2013 $694,059 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2013 $311,507 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2013 $565,988 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2013 $530,047 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2013 $423,803 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2013 $54,050 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2013 $25,655 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2013 $14,378 property tax abatement
Plastipak Packaging, Inc. Plastipak Louisiana state 2013 $58,016 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $693,000 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $37,064 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $693,000 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $693,000 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $222,233 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $464,456 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $681,807 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $603,479 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $514,153 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $685,799 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $292,411 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $646,535 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $501,669 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $243,183 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $656,051 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $625,560 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $684,480 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $524,848 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $253,484 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $693,000 property tax abatement
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