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 Sourcesort icon Year Subsidy Value Loan/Bailout Value Type of Subsidy
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
NORAMPAC INDUSTRIES INC. Cascades Inc. New York state 2012 $2,214 tax credit/rebate
Graphic Packaging International, Inc. Graphic Packaging California state 2014 $1,150,000 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2012 $6,319 tax credit/rebate
SILGAN CONTAINERS MANUFACTURING CORPORATION Silgan Washington state 2012 $16,671 tax credit/rebate
BOISE PACKAGING & NEWSPRINT LLC Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2012 $242,732 tax credit/rebate
BOISE WHITE PAPER LLC Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2012 $660,736 tax credit/rebate
DOMTAR INDUSTRIES LLC Domtar Washington state 2012 $36,108 tax credit/rebate
DOMTAR PAPER CO LLC Domtar Washington state 2012 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2012 $1,250,704 tax credit/rebate
NIPPON PAPER INDUSTRIES USA CO LTD Nippon Paper Washington state 2012 $188,294 tax credit/rebate
SIMPSON TACOMA KRAFT COMPANY LLC WestRock Washington state 2012 $541,905 tax credit/rebate
Bemis Packaging, LLC Amcor Kentucky state 2014 $500,000 tax credit/rebate
Ardagh Metal Packaging USA Inc. Ardagh Packaging Group Virginia state 2014 $750,000 grant
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
HUHTAMAKI INC Huhtamaki Oyj Maine state 2014 $146,650 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
PRATT INDUSTRIES INC Pratt Industries Ohio state 2014 $3,000,000 loan or bond financing
PH GLATFELTER CO Glatfelter Ohio state 2014 $93,996 grant
OWENS-BROCKWAY GLASS CONTAINER INC O-I Glass Ohio state 2014 $65,140 grant
BERRY PLASTICS CORPORATION Berry Global Ohio state 2014 $23,814 grant
OWENS-ILLINOIS GENERAL INC O-I Glass Ohio state 2014 $1,868 grant
Aptar Group, Inc. AptarGroup Wisconsin state 2012 $2,300,000 tax credit/rebate
Ball Metal Food Container LLC Ball Corp. Wisconsin state 2014 $400,000 tax credit/rebate
Green Bay Packaging Inc - Mill Division Green Bay Packaging Wisconsin state 2013 $105,000 tax credit/rebate
Neenah Paper, Inc. Neenah Paper Wisconsin state 2013 $41,080 tax credit/rebate
Green Bay Packaging Inc - Mill Division Green Bay Packaging Wisconsin state 2013 $1,967,000 tax credit/rebate
Neenah Paper, Inc. Neenah Paper Wisconsin state 2013 $38,026 cost reimbursement
New Page Holdings Inc. Verso Corporation Wisconsin state 2014 $76,720 cost reimbursement
SILGAN CONTAINERS MANUFACTURING CORPORATION Silgan Washington state 2013 $16,671 tax credit/rebate
DOMTAR INDUSTRIES LLC Domtar Washington state 2013 $32,249 tax credit/rebate
CARAUSTAR MILL GROUP INC Greif Washington state 2013 $48,027 tax credit/rebate
NIPPON PAPER INDUSTRIES USA CO LTD Nippon Paper Washington state 2013 $170,963 tax credit/rebate
SIMPSON TACOMA KRAFT COMPANY LLC WestRock Washington state 2013 $229,463 tax credit/rebate
BOISE PACKAGING & NEWSPRINT LLC Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2013 $263,661 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2013 $288,394 tax credit/rebate
BOISE WHITE PAPER LLC Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2013 $373,564 tax credit/rebate
SIMPSON TACOMA KRAFT COMPANY LLC WestRock Washington state 2013 $570,386 tax credit/rebate
BOISE WHITE PAPER LLC Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2013 $647,042 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2013 $1,368,879 tax credit/rebate
P H GLATFELTER COMPANY Glatfelter Washington state 2013 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
DOMTAR PAPER CO LLC Domtar Washington state 2013 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Maryland state 2014 $5,000 training reimbursement
Silgan Plastics Corporation Silgan West Virginia state 2013 $5,000,000 grant
Rexam Beverage Can Company Ball Corp. North Carolina state 2013 $42,268 tax credit/rebate
Kapstone Kraft Paper Corporation WestRock North Carolina state 2013 $28,685 tax credit/rebate
Domtar Corporation Domtar North Carolina state 2013 $16,250 tax credit/rebate
Aptargroup, Inc. AptarGroup North Carolina state 2013 $5,371 tax credit/rebate
Kapstone Kraft Paper Corporation WestRock North Carolina state 2013 $410,191 tax credit/rebate
Attends Healthcare Products, Inc. Domtar North Carolina state 2013 $403,145 tax credit/rebate
Rexam Beverage Can Company Ball Corp. North Carolina state 2013 $201,670 tax credit/rebate
Packaging Corporation of America Packaging Corporation of America North Carolina state 2013 $95,445 tax credit/rebate
Silgan Can Company Silgan North Carolina state 2013 $63,142 tax credit/rebate
Cascades Holding, US, Inc. Cascades Inc. North Carolina state 2013 $54,651 tax credit/rebate
Sealed Air Corporation (US) Sealed Air North Carolina state 2013 $47,836 tax credit/rebate
Pratt Jet Corr, Inc. Pratt Industries North Carolina state 2013 $28,385 tax credit/rebate
Ball Metal Beverage Container Corporation Ball Corp. North Carolina state 2013 $26,417 tax credit/rebate
Domtar Corporation Domtar North Carolina state 2013 $20,500 tax credit/rebate
Tin, Inc. International Paper North Carolina state 2013 $13,540 tax credit/rebate
Sonoco Products Sonoco Products North Carolina state 1994 $25,000 grant
UPM-Raflatac, Inc. UPM North Carolina state 2003 $50,000 grant
Graphic Packaging International, Inc Graphic Packaging North Carolina state 2006 $300,000 grant
Alcan Pkg Food & Tob Inc. Amcor North Carolina state 2008 $250,000 grant
Rock-Tenn Converting Company WestRock North Carolina state 2013 $93,750 grant
International Paper Company International Paper North Carolina state 2013 $222,874 tax credit/rebate
Dart Container Corporation Dart Container North Carolina state 2013 $128,015 tax credit/rebate
Ball Metal Beverage Container Corporation Ball Corp. North Carolina state 2013 $66,327 tax credit/rebate
Rexam Beverage Can Company Ball Corp. North Carolina state 2013 $63,575 tax credit/rebate
Cascades Holding, US, Inc. Cascades Inc. North Carolina state 2013 $55,932 tax credit/rebate
AEP Industries, Inc. Berry Global North Carolina state 2013 $33,126 tax credit/rebate
Sonoco Plastics, Inc. Sonoco Products North Carolina state 2013 $24,164 tax credit/rebate
Silgan Can Company Silgan North Carolina state 2013 $22,529 tax credit/rebate
Rexam Healthcare Packaging, Inc. Berry Global North Carolina state 2013 $20,942 tax credit/rebate
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global North Carolina state 2013 $17,405 tax credit/rebate
Attends Healthcare Products, Inc. Domtar North Carolina state 2013 $16,589 tax credit/rebate
Rock-Tenn Company WestRock North Carolina state 2013 $11,271 tax credit/rebate
Rexam Closure Systems, Inc. Berry Global North Carolina state 2013 $3,736 tax credit/rebate
Cascades Moulded Pulp, Inc. Cascades Inc. North Carolina state 2013 $3,604 tax credit/rebate
Sealed Air Corporation (US) Sealed Air North Carolina state 2013 $2,150 tax credit/rebate
International Paper Company International Paper Tennessee state 2014 $2,000,000 grant
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