Subsidy Tracker: Industry Summary Page

Major Industry: 
paper and packaging
Subsidy Total: 
$2,480,653,348
Number of Awards: 
2,792
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$409,545,372409
WestRock$278,281,289306
Stora Enso$277,344,9775
Domtar Corp.$215,052,04683
Cascades Inc.$201,044,448137
Ball Corp.$175,983,409219
Packaging Corporation of America$140,666,195148
Berry Global$91,148,24196
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
SONOCO PRODUCTS CO Sonoco Products Maine state 2017 $11,568 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Maine state 2017 $56,028 property tax abatement
CASCADES HOLDINGS US INC Cascades Inc. Maine state 2017 $76,925 property tax abatement
HUHTAMAKIINC Huhtamaki Oyj Maine state 2017 $161,603 property tax abatement
VERSO PAPER LLC Verso Corporation Maine state 2017 $1,047,253 property tax abatement
S DWARRENCO Sappi Maine state 2017 $1,463,293 property tax abatement
CASCADE TISSUE GROUP Cascades Inc. Oregon state 2018 $123,342 property tax abatement
CASCADE TISSUE GROUP Cascades Inc. Oregon state 2018 $428,491 property tax abatement
Cascade Tissue Group Cascades Inc. Oregon state 2017 $603,701 property tax abatement
International Paper International Paper Oregon state 2018 $1,423,989 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Indiana local 2018 $1,890,790 property tax abatement
SILGAN CONTAINERS MANUFACTURING CORPORATION Silgan Tennessee local 2017 undisclosed property tax abatement
SILGAN CONTAINERS MANUFACTURING CORPORATION Silgan Tennessee local 2017 undisclosed property tax abatement
PACKAGING CORP OF AMERICA Packaging Corporation of America Tennessee local 2017 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2017 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2017 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2017 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2017 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2017 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2017 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2017 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2017 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2017 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2017 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2017 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2017 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2017 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2017 undisclosed property tax abatement
SILGAN CONTAINERS MANUFACTURING CORPORATION Silgan Tennessee local 2018 undisclosed property tax abatement
SILGAN CONTAINERS MANUFACTURING CORPORATION Silgan Tennessee local 2018 undisclosed property tax abatement
PACKAGING CORP OF AMERICA Packaging Corporation of America Tennessee local 2018 undisclosed property tax abatement
PACKAGING CORP OF AMERICA Packaging Corporation of America Tennessee local 2018 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2018 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2018 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2018 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2018 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2018 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2018 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2018 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2018 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2018 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2018 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2018 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2018 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2018 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2018 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Indiana Local 2019 $1,230,050 Property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Indiana Local 2020 $800,080 Property tax abatement
SAPPI NORTH AMERICA, INC Sappi Maine state 2018 $1,137,983 property tax abatement
SAPPI NORTH AMERICA, INC Sappi Maine state 2019 $1,137,983 property tax abatement
VERSO PAPER LLC Verso Corporation Maine state 2018 $475,928 property tax abatement
VERSO PAPER LLC Verso Corporation Maine state 2019 $475,928 property tax abatement
HUHTAMAKI INC Huhtamaki Oyj Maine state 2018 $361,692 property tax abatement
HUHTAMAKI INC Huhtamaki Oyj Maine state 2019 $361,692 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Maine state 2018 $37,331 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Maine state 2019 $37,331 property tax abatement
International Paper International Paper Oregon local 2019 $1,338,991 property tax abatement
Cascade Tissue Group - Scappoose Cascades Inc. Oregon local 2019 $763,693 property tax abatement
Cascade Tissue Group - St Helens Cascades Inc. Oregon local 2019 $405,049 property tax abatement
International Paper International Paper Oregon local 2019 $166,383 property tax abatement
Cascade Tissue Group - St Helens Cascades Inc. Oregon local 2019 $116,594 property tax abatement
Cascade Tissue Group - St Helens Cascades Inc. Oregon local 2019 $65,142 property tax abatement
SILGAN CONTAINERS MANUFACTURING CORPORATION Silgan Tennessee Local 2019 undisclosed property tax abatement
SILGAN CONTAINERS MANUFACTURING CORPORATION Silgan Tennessee Local 2019 undisclosed property tax abatement
PACKAGING CORP OF AMERICA Packaging Corporation of America Tennessee Local 2019 undisclosed property tax abatement
PACKAGING CORP OF AMERICA Packaging Corporation of America Tennessee Local 2019 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee Local 2019 undisclosed property tax abatement
SILGAN CONTAINERS MANUFACTURING CORP Silgan Tennessee Local 2020 undisclosed property tax abatement
SILGAN CONTAINERS MANUFACTURING CORP Silgan Tennessee Local 2020 undisclosed property tax abatement
PACKAGING CORPORATION OF AMERICA Packaging Corporation of America Tennessee Local 2020 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee Local 2020 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee Local 2020 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee Local 2020 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee Local 2020 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee Local 2020 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee Local 2020 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee Local 2020 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee Local 2020 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee Local 2020 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee Local 2020 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee Local 2020 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee Local 2020 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee Local 2020 undisclosed property tax abatement
Cacade Tissue Group Cascades Inc. Oregon local 2020 $502,566 property tax abatement
Cacade Tissue Group Cascades Inc. Oregon local 2020 $62,759 property tax abatement
Cacade Tissue Group S Cascades Inc. Oregon local 2020 $802,805 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Oregon local 2020 $1,494,018 property tax abatement
Willamette Industries (facility now owned by Domtar Paper) Domtar Corp. Kentucky state 1998 $132,300,000 MEGADEAL
Blue Water Fiber Blue Water Fiber Michigan state 1994 $81,000,000 MEGADEAL
Virdia (formerly HCL Cleantech) Stora Enso Mississippi state 2012 $230,000,000 MEGADEAL
Norampac Industries (owned by Cascades Inc.) Cascades Inc. New York multiple 2011 $141,500,000 MEGADEAL
Shandong Sun Paper Industry Shandong Sun Paper Arkansas multiple 2016 $167,500,000 MEGADEAL
AEP Industries, Industries Berry Global Pennsylvania state $1,000,000 loan or bond financing
AEP Industries, Industries Berry Global Pennsylvania state $1,405,831 loan or bond financing
Appleton Papers Inc. Appvion Pennsylvania state $1,250,000 loan or bond financing
OWENS-BROCKWAY GLASS CONTAINER INC O-I Glass Ohio state 2011 $3,000,000 loan or bond financing
PRATT INDUSTRIES INC Pratt Industries Ohio state 2014 $3,000,000 loan or bond financing
Appleton Coated LLC Appvion Wisconsin state 2015 $3,000,000 loan or bond financing
Appleton Coated LLC Appvion Wisconsin state 2015 $1,000,000 loan or bond financing
Bemis Healthcare Packaging, Inc. Amcor Wisconsin state 2015 $1,000,000 loan or bond financing
Bemis Healthcare Packaging, Inc. Amcor Wisconsin state 2015 $1,000,000 loan or bond financing
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