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 Source Year Subsidy Value Loan/Bailout Value Type of Subsidysort icon
CARAUSTAR MILL GROUP, INC. Greif Washington state 2015 $42,232 tax credit/rebate
CARAUSTAR MILL GROUP, INC. Greif Washington state 2017 $41,809 tax credit/rebate
CARAUSTAR MILL GROUP, INC. Greif Washington state 2016 $39,059 tax credit/rebate
DOMTAR INDUSTRIES LLC Domtar Washington state 2015 $21,510 tax credit/rebate
DOMTAR PAPER COMPANY, LLC Domtar Washington state 2015 $10,934 tax credit/rebate
DOMTAR PAPER COMPANY, LLC Domtar Washington state 2016 $10,767 tax credit/rebate
DOMTAR PAPER COMPANY, LLC Domtar Washington state 2017 $9,921 tax credit/rebate
NIPPON PAPER INDUSTRIES USA CO., LTD. Nippon Paper Washington state 2017 $8,459 tax credit/rebate
KAPSTONE KRAFT PAPER CORPORATION WestRock Washington state 2016 $4,148 tax credit/rebate
CRYOVAC, INC. Sealed Air Arkansas state $26,292 tax credit/rebate
WESTROCK CONVERTING, LLC WestRock Arkansas state $12,236 tax credit/rebate
Domtar A. W. LLC Domtar Arkansas state $19,695,227 tax credit/rebate
DOMTAR A.W. LLC Domtar Arkansas state $29,874,223 tax credit/rebate
GREEN BAY PACKAGING, INC. Green Bay Packaging Arkansas state $17,098,768 tax credit/rebate
WESTROCK CP LLC WestRock Arkansas state $665,000 tax credit/rebate
WESTROCK CONVERTING, LLC WestRock Arkansas state $490,000 tax credit/rebate
GRAPHIC PACKAGING INTERNATIONAL, LLC. Graphic Packaging Arkansas state $375,055 tax credit/rebate
Cryovac Inc Sealed Air Arkansas state $49,962 tax credit/rebate
International Paper Company International Paper Colorado state 2019 $180,560 tax credit/rebate
Ball Metal Beverage Container Corp. Ball Corp. Colorado state 2018 $176,623 tax credit/rebate
Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp. Ball Corp. Colorado state 2018 $138,434 tax credit/rebate
Ball Packaging, LLC Ball Corp. Colorado state 2018 $45,044 tax credit/rebate
Ball Corporation Ball Corp. Colorado state 2018 $13,668 tax credit/rebate
Packaging Corp of America Packaging Corporation of America Colorado state 2019 $11,254 tax credit/rebate
Packaging Corporation of America Packaging Corporation of America Colorado state 2018 $5,365 tax credit/rebate
Packaging Corporation of America Packaging Corporation of America Colorado state 2018 $5,255 tax credit/rebate
Ball Corp Ball Corp. Colorado state 2019 $173,272 tax credit/rebate
Bemis Packaging, Inc. Amcor Kentucky state 2019 $980,000 tax credit/rebate
Berry Global Group, Inc. FNA Berry Plastics Group, Inc. Berry Global Maryland state 2018 $10,635 tax credit/rebate
Lifoam Industries, LLC Lifoam Industries Massachusetts state 2018 $375,000 tax credit/rebate
Ball Metal Food Container Corp Ball Corp. West Virginia state 2008 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Ball Metal Food Container Corp Ball Corp. West Virginia state 2008 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Greif Inc Greif West Virginia state 2008 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Green Bay Packaging Inc - Mill Division Green Bay Packaging Wisconsin state 2018 $60,000,000 tax credit/rebate
Ball Metal Beverage Container Corporation Ball Corp. Arizona state 2019 $3,400,000 tax credit/rebate
GLATFELTER ADVANCED MATERIALS NA INC Glatfelter Arkansas state 2020 $145,747 tax credit/rebate
Plastipak Packaging, Inc. Plastipak Maryland state 2019 $140,000 tax credit/rebate
Amcor Packaging (USA), Inc. Amcor Maryland state 2019 $14,846 tax credit/rebate
Berry Global Group, Inc. Berry Global Maryland state 2019 $8,841 tax credit/rebate
Crown Holdings Inc. Crown Holdings New York Local 2018 $1,286,998 tax credit/rebate
Alcan Packaging Amcor New York Local 2018 $229,655 tax credit/rebate
Huhtamaki Packaging Huhtamaki Oyj New York Local 2018 $226,449 tax credit/rebate
Rock Tenn-Solvay, LLC. WestRock New York Local 2018 $11,880 tax credit/rebate
Amcor Packaging USA, Inc. Amcor North Carolina state 2017 $227,170 tax credit/rebate
WestRock Converting Company WestRock North Carolina state 2017 $216,717 tax credit/rebate
Ball Metal Beverage Container Corp. Ball Corp. North Carolina state 2017 $198,149 tax credit/rebate
WestRock Converting Company WestRock North Carolina state 2019 $194,246 tax credit/rebate
Kapstone Kraft Paper Corporation WestRock North Carolina state 2017 $186,002 tax credit/rebate
Amcor Packaging USA, Inc. Amcor North Carolina state 2018 $180,660 tax credit/rebate
Kapstone Kraft Paper Corporation WestRock North Carolina state 2018 $178,191 tax credit/rebate
WestRock Converting Company WestRock North Carolina state 2018 $139,427 tax credit/rebate
Kapstone Kraft Paper Corporation WestRock North Carolina state 2019 $132,367 tax credit/rebate
International Paper Company International Paper North Carolina state 2019 $110,644 tax credit/rebate
Attends Healthcare Products, Inc. Domtar North Carolina state 2017 $92,257 tax credit/rebate
Packaging Corporation of America Packaging Corporation of America North Carolina state 2017 $86,891 tax credit/rebate
Sonoco Plastics, Inc. Sonoco Products North Carolina state 2017 $83,350 tax credit/rebate
Dart Container Corporation Dart Container North Carolina state 2017 $69,422 tax credit/rebate
Dart Container Corporation Dart Container North Carolina state 2018 $57,272 tax credit/rebate
Attends Healthcare Products, Inc. Domtar North Carolina state 2018 $56,808 tax credit/rebate
Attends Healthcare Products, Inc. Domtar North Carolina state 2019 $51,846 tax credit/rebate
Ball Metal Beverage Container Corp. Ball Corp. North Carolina state 2018 $47,705 tax credit/rebate
AptarGroup, Inc. AptarGroup North Carolina state 2017 $46,360 tax credit/rebate
Packaging Corporation of America Packaging Corporation of America North Carolina state 2018 $41,097 tax credit/rebate
Ball Metal Beverage Container Corp. Ball Corp. North Carolina state 2019 $39,935 tax credit/rebate
AptarGroup, Inc. AptarGroup North Carolina state 2019 $39,762 tax credit/rebate
Rexam Beverage Can Company Ball Corp. North Carolina state 2017 $34,088 tax credit/rebate
Cascades Holding US, Inc. Cascades Inc. North Carolina state 2017 $32,563 tax credit/rebate
AptarGroup, Inc. AptarGroup North Carolina state 2018 $32,128 tax credit/rebate
Silgan Containers Manufacturing Corp. Silgan North Carolina state 2019 $29,845 tax credit/rebate
Sealed Air Corporation (US) Sealed Air North Carolina state 2017 $17,688 tax credit/rebate
Cascades Holding US, Inc. Cascades Inc. North Carolina state 2018 $12,073 tax credit/rebate
Silgan Containers Manufacturing Corporation Silgan North Carolina state 2018 $4,941 tax credit/rebate
Silgan Containers Manufacturing Corporation Silgan North Carolina state 2017 $2,062 tax credit/rebate
Cascades Holding US, Inc. Cascades Inc. North Carolina state 2019 $60,890 tax credit/rebate
AG Industries, Inc. WestRock North Carolina state 2010 $15,830 tax credit/rebate
WestRock RKT Company WestRock North Carolina state 2017 $8,403 tax credit/rebate
Amcor Packaging USA, Inc. Amcor North Carolina state 2017 $6,893 tax credit/rebate
WestRock Company WestRock North Carolina state 2017 $1,583 tax credit/rebate
International Paper Company International Paper North Carolina state 2018 $369,133 tax credit/rebate
International Paper Company International Paper North Carolina state 2017 $336,352 tax credit/rebate
International Paper Company International Paper North Carolina state 2019 $247,048 tax credit/rebate
Rexam Beverage Can Co. Ball Corp. North Carolina state 2017 $86,019 tax credit/rebate
Ardagh Glass, Inc. Ardagh Packaging Group North Carolina state 2019 $85,815 tax credit/rebate
Ardagh Glass, Inc. Ardagh Packaging Group North Carolina state 2018 $85,209 tax credit/rebate
AEP Industries, Inc. Berry Global North Carolina state 2017 $35,619 tax credit/rebate
Graphic Packaging International, Inc. Graphic Packaging North Carolina state 2017 $26,702 tax credit/rebate
Rexam Beverage Can Company Ball Corp. North Carolina state 2018 $21,276 tax credit/rebate
Cascades Holding US, Inc. Cascades Inc. North Carolina state 2017 $16,009 tax credit/rebate
WestRock RKT Company WestRock North Carolina state 2017 $1,681 tax credit/rebate
OWENS-BROCKWAY GLASS CONTAINER INC. O-I Glass Washington state 2019 $23,569 tax credit/rebate
OWENS-BROCKWAY GLASS CONTAINER INC. O-I Glass Washington state 2018 $23,569 tax credit/rebate
BOISE WHITE PAPER, L.L.C. Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2018 $442,829 tax credit/rebate
BOISE WHITE PAPER, L.L.C. Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2019 $430,189 tax credit/rebate
WESTROCK LONGVIEW, LLC WestRock Washington state 2018 $294,498 tax credit/rebate
WESTROCK LONGVIEW, LLC WestRock Washington state 2019 $293,667 tax credit/rebate
NIPPON DYNAWAVE PACKAGING COMPANY, LLC Nippon Paper Washington state 2019 $285,689 tax credit/rebate
NIPPON DYNAWAVE PACKAGING COMPANY, LLC Nippon Paper Washington state 2018 $237,830 tax credit/rebate
WESTROCK CP, LLC WestRock Washington state 2019 $194,718 tax credit/rebate
WESTROCK CP, LLC WestRock Washington state 2018 $194,718 tax credit/rebate
WESTROCK LONGVIEW, LLC WestRock Washington state 2018 $1,126,590 tax credit/rebate
WESTROCK LONGVIEW, LLC WestRock Washington state 2019 $1,068,528 tax credit/rebate
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