Subsidy Tracker: Industry Summary Page

Major Industry: 
paper and packaging
Subsidy Total: 
$2,192,392,237
Number of Awards: 
2,470
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 2011.

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$400,253,329393
Stora Enso$277,344,9775
WestRock$271,265,703278
Cascades Inc.$171,511,954115
Domtar$163,680,75874
Packaging Corporation of America$137,982,372137
Ball Corp.$115,525,765190
Berry Global$91,054,30992
Graphic Packaging$84,191,935116
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
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2011 $226,288 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2011 $68,531 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2011 $30,101 property tax abatement
MeadWestvaco Corporation South Carolina, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2011 $609,810 property tax abatement
Plastipak Packaging, Inc. Plastipak Louisiana state 2011 $40,027 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2011 $60,736 property tax abatement
Shield Pack, LLC Amcor Louisiana state 2011 $22,923 property tax abatement
Sonoco Products Company Sonoco Products Louisiana state 2011 $26,459 property tax abatement
Temple-Inland International Paper Louisiana state 2011 $880,784 property tax abatement
Temple-Inland International Paper Louisiana state 2011 $879,789 property tax abatement
Temple-Inland International Paper Louisiana state 2011 $853,447 property tax abatement
Temple-Inland International Paper Louisiana state 2011 $832,905 property tax abatement
Temple-Inland International Paper Louisiana state 2011 $339,555 property tax abatement
Temple-Inland International Paper Louisiana state 2011 $8,410 property tax abatement
Temple-Inland International Paper Louisiana state 2011 $435,157 property tax abatement
Temple-Inland International Paper Louisiana state 2011 $22,151 property tax abatement
CASCADES AUBURN FIBER INC Cascades Inc. Maine state 2012 $101,563 property tax abatement
RTS PACKAGING LLC WestRock Maine state 2012 $11,748 property tax abatement
S D WARREN CO Sappi Maine state 2012 $2,879,843 property tax abatement
SONOCO PRODUCTS CO Sonoco Products Maine state 2012 $16,071 property tax abatement
VERSO PAPER LLC Verso Corporation Maine state 2012 $4,062,513 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Maine state 2012 $109,751 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2012 $6,331 property tax abatement
Temple-Inland International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $19,648 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $30,613 property tax abatement
Shield Pack, LLC Amcor Louisiana state 2012 $30,685 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $55,556 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2012 $107,960 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2012 $144,944 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $163,851 property tax abatement
Temple-Inland International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $192,974 property tax abatement
Temple-Inland, Inc International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $341,905 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2012 $391,772 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2012 $372,679 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2012 $436,868 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2012 $456,823 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $562,276 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2012 $540,806 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2012 $653,617 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2012 $664,327 property tax abatement
MeadWestvaco Corporation South Carolina, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2012 $668,416 property tax abatement
Temple-Inland International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $730,582 property tax abatement
Plastipak Packaging, Inc. Plastipak Louisiana state 2012 $694,434 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $608,529 property tax abatement
Temple-Inland International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $771,840 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2012 $629,063 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2012 $722,579 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2012 $722,936 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2012 $645,411 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2012 $662,125 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2012 $682,464 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2012 $730,153 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $700,519 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $702,926 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $707,859 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $822,883 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $708,892 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $826,118 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $827,008 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $827,129 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $827,197 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $827,413 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $827,467 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $827,481 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $827,487 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $827,496 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $827,499 property tax abatement
AMB PROPERTY II & INT'L PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2012 $57,381 property tax abatement
AMB PROPERTY II LP-INTERNATIONAL PAPER International Paper Tennessee local 2012 $124,755 property tax abatement
CASCADE TISSUE GROUP Cascades Inc. Tennessee local 2012 $55,484 property tax abatement
CASCADE TISSUE GROUP Cascades Inc. Tennessee local 2012 $7,793 property tax abatement
CASCADES TISSUE GROUP -TENNESSEE INC Cascades Inc. Tennessee local 2012 $8,067 property tax abatement
CASCADES TISSUE GROUP -TENNESSEE INC Cascades Inc. Tennessee local 2012 $4,404 property tax abatement
CASCADES TISSUE GROUP -TENNESSEE INC Cascades Inc. Tennessee local 2012 $85,107 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2012 $45,728 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2012 $19,104 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2012 $9,435 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2012 $1,030 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2012 $4,169 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2012 $101,262 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2012 $16,108 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2012 $3,196 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2012 $6,927 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2012 $448,644 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2012 $1,473 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2012 $108,783 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2012 $18,375 property tax abatement
Kelly Paper Company Central National-Gottesman Arizona state 2013 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Indiana local 2012 $5,640 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Indiana local 2011 $27,620 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Indiana local 2010 $63,290 property tax abatement
GRAPHIC PACKAGING INTERNATIONAL INC Graphic Packaging Indiana local 2010 $70,220 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Indiana local 2009 $120,110 property tax abatement
GRAPHIC PACKAGING INTERNATIONAL INC Graphic Packaging Indiana local 2009 $138,250 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Indiana local 2008 $149,503 property tax abatement
MEAD CORP MEAD CONTAINERS WestRock Georgia local 2013 $484,288 property tax abatement
MEAD CORP MEAD CONTAINERS WestRock Georgia local 2013 $726,432 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Indiana local 2007 $82,010 property tax abatement
ALTIVITY PACKAGING LLC Graphic Packaging Indiana local 2007 $219,440 property tax abatement
SMURFIT-STONE CONTAINER ENTERPRISES WestRock Indiana local 2006 $79,510 property tax abatement
SMURFIT STONE CONTAINER ENTERPRISES WestRock Indiana local 2005 $252,210 property tax abatement
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