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
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
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $687,812 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $471,301 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $641,340 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $692,944 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $625,560 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $609,397 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $557,325 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $680,686 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $679,942 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $693,000 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $681,059 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $261,249 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $509,863 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $580,333 property tax abatement
Shield Pack, LLC Amcor Louisiana state 2013 $36,215 property tax abatement
Temple Inland Inc. International Paper Louisiana state 2013 $8,452,552 property tax abatement
Temple Inland, Inc International Paper Louisiana state 2013 $65,070 property tax abatement
Kapstone WestRock South Carolina local 1998 undisclosed property tax abatement
Kapstone WestRock South Carolina local 2008 undisclosed property tax abatement
Mead Westvaco WestRock South Carolina local 1998 undisclosed property tax abatement
Mead Westvaco WestRock South Carolina local 2008 undisclosed property tax abatement
Mead Westvaco WestRock South Carolina local 2013 undisclosed property tax abatement
VERSO PAPER LLC Verso Corporation Maine state 2014 $3,212,244 property tax abatement
SDWARREN CO Sappi Maine state 2014 $2,029,358 property tax abatement
CASCADES AUBURN FIBER INC Cascades Inc. Maine state 2014 $79,726 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Maine state 2014 $77,578 property tax abatement
SONOCO PRODUCTS CO Sonoco Products Maine state 2014 $15,270 property tax abatement
RTS PACKAGING LLC WestRock Maine state 2014 $4,160 property tax abatement
Ardagh Glass Inc. Ardagh Packaging Group Louisiana local 2014 $1,219,196 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana local 2014 $592,692 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana local 2014 $625,857 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana local 2014 $584,017 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana local 2014 $687,264 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana local 2014 $415,988 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana local 2014 $172,787 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana local 2014 $559,386 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana local 2014 $523,092 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana local 2014 $610,723 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana local 2014 $643,863 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana local 2014 $403,142 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana local 2014 $400,192 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana local 2014 $182,039 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana local 2014 $1,090,211 property tax abatement
Greif Inc /dba Greif Packaging LLC Greif Louisiana local 2014 $396,411 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana local 2014 $771,320 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana local 2014 $454,037 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana local 2014 $866,098 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana local 2014 $869,797 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana local 2014 $509,050 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana local 2014 $627,044 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana local 2014 $847,429 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana local 2014 $872,537 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana local 2014 $164,329 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana local 2014 $1,370,451 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana local 2014 $19,273 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana local 2014 $100,166 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana local 2014 $29,001 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana local 2014 $448,353 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana local 2014 $269,216 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana local 2014 $678,017 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana local 2014 $427,010 property tax abatement
MeadWestvac o Corporation South Carolina LLC WestRock Louisiana local 2014 $651,916 property tax abatement
MeadWestvac o Corporation South Carolina, LLC WestRock Louisiana local 2014 $671,549 property tax abatement
Plastipak Packaging, Inc. Plastipak Louisiana local 2014 $176,317 property tax abatement
Shield Pack, LLC Amcor Louisiana local 2014 $181,483 property tax abatement
Temple Inland Inc. International Paper Louisiana local 2014 $8,245,472 property tax abatement
Temple Inland, Inc International Paper Louisiana local 2014 $73,705 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Indiana local 2014 $3,250,780 property tax abatement
Rocktenn WestRock Tennessee local 2014 undisclosed property tax abatement
Packaging Corporation of American Packaging Corporation of America Tennessee local 2014 undisclosed property tax abatement
Packaging Corporation of American Packaging Corporation of America Tennessee local 2014 undisclosed property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Tennessee local 2015 undisclosed property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Tennessee local 2014 undisclosed property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Tennessee local 2014 undisclosed property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Tennessee local 2014 undisclosed property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Tennessee local 2014 undisclosed property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Tennessee local 2014 undisclosed property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Tennessee local 2014 undisclosed property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Tennessee local 2014 undisclosed property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Tennessee local 2014 undisclosed property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Tennessee local 2014 undisclosed property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Tennessee local 2014 undisclosed property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Tennessee local 2014 undisclosed property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Tennessee local 2014 undisclosed property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Tennessee local 2014 undisclosed property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Tennessee local 2014 undisclosed property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Tennessee local 2014 undisclosed property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Tennessee local 2014 undisclosed property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Tennessee local 2014 undisclosed property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Tennessee local 2014 undisclosed property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Tennessee local 2014 undisclosed property tax abatement
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