Subsidy Tracker: Industry Summary Page

Major Industry: 
paper and packaging
Subsidy Total: 
$2,333,645,091
Number of Awards: 
2,566
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$400,433,889394
Stora Enso$277,344,9775
WestRock$272,432,939281
Domtar$213,250,20876
Cascades Inc.$196,834,305123
Packaging Corporation of America$138,004,246140
Ball Corp.$116,072,806195
Berry Global$91,064,94493
Graphic Packaging$84,611,990118
Verso Corporation$82,316,73428


Individual Subsidy Records:

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Company Parent Location Subsidy Source Year Subsidy Value Loan/Bailout Value Type of Subsidysort icon
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
Rock Tenn Solvay Mill WestRock New York local 2015 $14,144 tax credit/rebate
Niagara Sheets LLC WestRock New York local 2015 $97,409 tax credit/rebate
Huhtamaki Huhtamaki Oyj New York local 2015 $213,293 tax credit/rebate
Alcan Packaging Amcor New York local 2015 $292,225 tax credit/rebate
Huhtamaki, Inc. Huhtamaki Oyj California state 2016 $310,000 tax credit/rebate
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
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
Berry Plastics SP, Inc. Berry Global Pennsylvania state 2016 $23,345 tax credit/rebate
Berry Plastics SP, Inc. Berry Global Pennsylvania state 2016 $23,345 tax credit/rebate
Dart Container Corporation of Pennsylvania Dart Container Pennsylvania state 2016 $92,879 tax credit/rebate
Domtar Corporation Domtar Pennsylvania state 2016 $55,850 tax credit/rebate
SMURFIT-STONE CONTAINER ENTRPR WestRock Virginia local 2011 $2,242,200 tax credit/rebate
OWENS-BROCKWAY GLASS CONTAINER INC Owens-Illinois Washington state 2016 $2,946 tax credit/rebate
BOISE WHITE PAPER LLC Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2016 $268,228 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER AND PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2016 $304,451 tax credit/rebate
NIPPON DYNAWAVE PACKAGING CO Nippon Paper Washington state 2016 $89,145 tax credit/rebate
NIPPON PAPER INDUSTRIES USA CO LTD Nippon Paper Washington state 2016 $415,844 tax credit/rebate
WESTROCK CP LLC WestRock Washington state 2016 $242,671 tax credit/rebate
SILGAN CONTAINERS MANUFACTURING CORPORATION Silgan Washington state 2016 $16,671 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
Ball Corporation Ball Corp. West Virginia state 2010 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Silgan Containters Manufacturing Corp Silgan West Virginia state 2010 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Silgan Containters Manufacturing Corp Silgan West Virginia state 2010 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Silgan Containters Manufacturing Corp Silgan West Virginia state 2010 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Silgan Containters Manufacturing Corp Silgan West Virginia state 2010 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Crown Cork & Seal USA, Inc. Crown Holdings New York local 2016 $793,214 tax credit/rebate
Alcan Packaging Amcor New York local 2016 $301,568 tax credit/rebate
Huhtamaki Huhtamaki Oyj New York local 2016 $226,393 tax credit/rebate
Niagara Sheets LLC WestRock New York local 2016 $97,986 tax credit/rebate
Rock Tenn Solvay Mill WestRock New York local 2016 $15,331 tax credit/rebate
Impress USA, Inc. Ardagh Packaging Group New York local 2016 $3,016 tax credit/rebate
Impress USA, Inc. Ardagh Packaging Group New York local 2016 $3,016 tax credit/rebate
Plastipak Packaging, Inc/PAK Realty, LLC Plastipak Iowa state 2015 $848,835 tax credit/rebate
Silgan White Cap LLC Silgan Illinois state 2015 $127,750 tax credit/rebate
KapStone Container Corporation WestRock Illinois state 2015 $180,240 tax credit/rebate
Greif Inc. Greif Illinois state 2015 $47,503 tax credit/rebate
Silgan White Cap LLC Silgan Illinois state 2016 $129,956 tax credit/rebate
AptarGroup, Inc. AptarGroup Illinois state 2016 $629,000 tax credit/rebate
KapStone Container Corporation WestRock Illinois state 2016 $235,299 tax credit/rebate
Greif Inc. Greif Illinois state 2016 $55,422 tax credit/rebate
Greif Inc Greif Illinois state 2017 $65,359 tax credit/rebate
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