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 Locationsort icon Subsidy Source Year Subsidy Value Loan/Bailout Value Type of Subsidy
Dart Container Corporation Of Georgia Dart Container North Carolina state 2008 $321,486 tax credit/rebate
Rexam Beverage Can Company Ball Corp. North Carolina state 2008 $90,995 tax credit/rebate
Kapstone Corporation WestRock North Carolina state 2009 $13,408,235 tax credit/rebate
Rexam Beverage Can Company Ball Corp. North Carolina state 2009 $806,861 tax credit/rebate
Rock-Tenn Converting Company WestRock North Carolina state 2009 $326,978 tax credit/rebate
Smurfit Stone Container Enterprises WestRock North Carolina state 2009 $324,933 tax credit/rebate
Rexam Closure Systems, Inc. Berry Global North Carolina state 2009 $216,130 tax credit/rebate
Silgan Can Company Silgan North Carolina state 2009 $6,809 tax credit/rebate
AEP Industries, Inc. Berry Global North Carolina state 2010 $284,374 tax credit/rebate
Packaging Corporation of America Packaging Corporation of America North Carolina state 2010 $204,586 tax credit/rebate
Attends Healthcare Products, Inc. Domtar North Carolina state 2010 $43,247 tax credit/rebate
Rexam Healthcare Packaging, Inc. Berry Global North Carolina state 2010 $17,420 tax credit/rebate
Cascades Moulded Pulp, Inc. Cascades Inc. North Carolina state 2010 $12,864 tax credit/rebate
Smurfit Stone Container Enterprises WestRock North Carolina state 2010 $2,582 tax credit/rebate
Mead Westvaco Corporation WestRock North Carolina state 2006 $6,910,000 grant
International Paper Company International Paper North Carolina state 2008 $10,096,158 tax credit/rebate
Rexam Beverage Can Company Ball Corp. North Carolina state 2008 $663,742 tax credit/rebate
Smurfit Stone Container Enterprises WestRock North Carolina state 2008 $529,502 tax credit/rebate
Ball Metal Beverage Container Ball Corp. North Carolina state 2008 $464,293 tax credit/rebate
Cascades Moulded Pulp, Inc. Cascades Inc. North Carolina state 2008 $104,842 tax credit/rebate
Silgan Can Company Silgan North Carolina state 2008 $63,558 tax credit/rebate
AEP Industries, Inc. Berry Global North Carolina state 2008 $40,718 tax credit/rebate
Sonoco Crellin, Inc. Sonoco Products North Carolina state 2008 $29,305 tax credit/rebate
Packaging Corporation of America Packaging Corporation of America North Carolina state 2008 $10,757 tax credit/rebate
AG Industries, Inc. WestRock North Carolina state 2009 $155,297 tax credit/rebate
Packaging Corporation of America Packaging Corporation of America North Carolina state 2011 $62,500 tax credit/rebate
Attends Healthcare Products, Inc. Domtar North Carolina state 2011 $130,000 tax credit/rebate
Ball Metal Beverage Container Ball Corp. North Carolina state 2011 $105,668 tax credit/rebate
Cascade Tissue Group - North Carolina, Inc. Cascades Inc. North Carolina state 2011 $14,507 tax credit/rebate
Domtar Corporation Domtar North Carolina state 2011 $164,002 tax credit/rebate
International Paper Company International Paper North Carolina state 2011 $2,246,893 tax credit/rebate
Packaging Corporation of America Packaging Corporation of America North Carolina state 2011 $26,459 tax credit/rebate
Rock-Tenn Converting Company WestRock North Carolina state 2011 $22,511 tax credit/rebate
Attends Healthcare Products, Inc. Domtar North Carolina state 2011 $568,376 tax credit/rebate
Dart Container Corporation Dart Container North Carolina state 2011 $56,935 tax credit/rebate
Rock-Tenn Converting Company WestRock North Carolina state 2011 $35,570 tax credit/rebate
Rock-Tenn Converting Company WestRock North Carolina state 2011 $122,679 tax credit/rebate
AptarGroup, Inc. AptarGroup North Carolina state 2011 $1,006,400 grant
Domtar Paper Company LLC Domtar North Carolina state 2012 $7,000,000 grant
MeadWestvaco Corporation WestRock North Carolina state 2011 $129,340 tax credit/rebate
Rock-Tenn Converting Company WestRock North Carolina state 2012 $7,338 tax credit/rebate
Pratt Jet Corr, Inc. Pratt Industries North Carolina state 2012 $16,500 tax credit/rebate
Cascades Holding, US, Inc. Cascades Inc. North Carolina state 2012 $25,361 tax credit/rebate
Dart Container Corporation Dart Container North Carolina state 2012 $35,678 tax credit/rebate
Cascades Moulded Pulp, Inc. Cascades Inc. North Carolina state 2012 $38,203 tax credit/rebate
Packaging Corporation of America Packaging Corporation of America North Carolina state 2012 $72,239 tax credit/rebate
AG Industries, Inc. WestRock North Carolina state 2012 $105,826 tax credit/rebate
Silgan Can Company Silgan North Carolina state 2012 $126,400 tax credit/rebate
Packaging Corporation of America Packaging Corporation of America North Carolina state 2012 $137,500 tax credit/rebate
Attends Healthcare Products, Inc. Domtar North Carolina state 2012 $285,000 tax credit/rebate
Pratt Jet Corr, Inc. Pratt Industries North Carolina state 2012 $304,615 tax credit/rebate
Rock-Tenn Converting Company WestRock North Carolina state 2012 $456,164 tax credit/rebate
Attends Healthcare Products, Inc. Domtar North Carolina state 2012 $674,247 tax credit/rebate
Kapstone Kraft Paper Corporation WestRock North Carolina state 2012 $1,214,408 tax credit/rebate
International Paper Company International Paper North Carolina state 2012 $3,310,270 tax credit/rebate
AG Industries, Inc. WestRock North Carolina state 2012 $1,420 tax credit/rebate
MeadWestvaco Corporation WestRock North Carolina state 2012 $14,655 tax credit/rebate
Rexam Beverage Can Company Ball Corp. North Carolina state 2012 $21,358 tax credit/rebate
Domtar Corporation Domtar North Carolina state 2012 $145,403 tax credit/rebate
Domtar Corporation Domtar North Carolina state 2011 $288,609 tax credit/rebate
Domtar Corporation Domtar North Carolina state 2012 $304,165 tax credit/rebate
Sonoco Recycling, Inc. Sonoco Products North Carolina state 2012 $100,021 tax credit/rebate
Domtar Corporation Domtar North Carolina state 2010 $95,071 tax credit/rebate
Sonoco Recycling, Inc Sonoco Products North Carolina state 2009 $26,864 tax credit/rebate
Sonoco Recycling, Inc. Sonoco Products North Carolina state 2008 $68,997 tax credit/rebate
Cascades Moulded Pulp Cascades Inc. North Carolina state 1996 $14,400 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
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