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
Rexam Beverage Can Company Ball Corp. North Carolina state 2015 $69,170 tax credit/rebate
Cascades Holding US, Inc. Cascades Inc. North Carolina state 2016 $69,294 tax credit/rebate
Domtar Corporation Domtar North Carolina state 2016 $84,639 tax credit/rebate
Cascades Holding US, Inc. Cascades Inc. North Carolina state 2016 $86,817 tax credit/rebate
Kapstone Kraft Paper Corporation WestRock North Carolina state 2015 $96,425 tax credit/rebate
Kapstone Kraft Paper Corporation WestRock North Carolina state 2016 $107,787 tax credit/rebate
Domtar Corporation Domtar North Carolina state 2015 $118,093 tax credit/rebate
RockTenn In-Store Solutions, Inc. WestRock North Carolina state 2015 $118,889 tax credit/rebate
Dart Container Corporation Dart Container North Carolina state 2015 $122,151 tax credit/rebate
Ball Metal Beverage Container Corporation Ball Corp. North Carolina state 2015 $132,652 tax credit/rebate
Attends Healthcare Products, Inc. Domtar North Carolina state 2016 $135,859 tax credit/rebate
Packaging Corporation of America Packaging Corporation of America North Carolina state 2016 $154,951 tax credit/rebate
Attends Healthcare Products, Inc. Domtar North Carolina state 2015 $161,485 tax credit/rebate
Sealed Air Corporation (US) Sealed Air North Carolina state 2016 $171,493 tax credit/rebate
Rock-Tenn Converting Company WestRock North Carolina state 2015 $176,833 tax credit/rebate
Amcor Packaging USA, Inc. Amcor North Carolina state 2016 $189,713 tax credit/rebate
Silgan Can Company Silgan North Carolina state 2015 $191,265 tax credit/rebate
Rock-Tenn Converting Company WestRock North Carolina state 2016 $198,541 tax credit/rebate
International Paper Company International Paper North Carolina state 2016 $226,542 tax credit/rebate
Domtar Corporation Domtar North Carolina state 2016 $288,036 tax credit/rebate
Packaging Corporation of America Packaging Corporation of America North Carolina state 2015 $300,553 tax credit/rebate
Ball Metal Beverage Container Corporation Ball Corp. North Carolina state 2016 $422,258 tax credit/rebate
International Paper Company International Paper North Carolina state 2015 $449,270 tax credit/rebate
Kapstone Kraft Paper Corporation WestRock North Carolina state 2015 $795,695 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 2018 $468,000 grant
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
Cascades Tissue Group Cascades Inc. North Carolina state 2017 $402,000 grant
Ardagh Glass Inc. Ardagh Packaging Group North Carolina state 2019 $200,000 grant
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
OI LEVIS PARK STS INC. O-I Glass Ohio state 2005 $416,622 enterprise zone
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Ohio state 2008 $250,000 grant
CURWOOD INC Amcor Ohio state 2009 $40,000 grant
OWENS-BROCKWAY GLASS CONTAINER INC O-I Glass Ohio state 2011 $100,000 grant
OWENS-BROCKWAY GLASS CONTAINER INC O-I Glass Ohio state 2011 $300,000 grant
SILGAN PLASTICS CORPORATION Silgan Ohio state 2011 $75,000 grant
BALL CORPORATION Ball Corp. Ohio state 2013 $50,000 grant
OWENS-BROCKWAY GLASS CONTAINER INC O-I Glass Ohio state 2011 $3,000,000 loan or bond financing
APPLETON PAPERS Appvion Ohio state 2008 $35,000 grant
INTERNATIONAL CONVERTER INC Novolex Ohio state 2008 $15,000 grant
PH GLATFELTER CO Glatfelter Ohio state 2008 $83,799 grant
REXAM BEVERAGE CAN COMPANY NORTH AMERICA Ball Corp. Ohio state 2008 $49,900 grant
SMURFIT-STONE CONTAINER WestRock Ohio state 2008 $50,000 grant
TIN INC International Paper Ohio state 2008 $11,500 grant
CURWOOD INC Amcor Ohio state 2009 $11,925 grant
NEWPAGE CORPORATION Verso Corporation Ohio state 2009 $150,000 grant
REXAM BEVERAGE CAN COMPANY NORTH AMERICA Ball Corp. Ohio state 2009 $37,500 grant
GRAPHIC PACKAGING INTERNATIONAL INC Graphic Packaging Ohio state 2010 $28,000 grant
INTERNATIONAL CONVERTER INC Novolex Ohio state 2010 $3,750 grant
NEWPAGE CORPORATION Verso Corporation Ohio state 2010 $50,000 grant
PH GLATFELTER CO Glatfelter Ohio state 2010 $25,000 grant
PH GLATFELTER CO Glatfelter Ohio state 2011 $75,000 grant
SONOCO PRODUCTS COMPANY Sonoco Products Ohio state 2012 $25,000 grant
CROWN CORK & SEAL USA INC Crown Holdings Ohio state 2013 $18,754 grant
NEWPAGE CORPORATION Verso Corporation Ohio state 2013 $59,093 grant
OWENS-BROCKWAY GLASS CONTAINER INC O-I Glass Ohio state 2013 $38,742 grant
PH GLATFELTER CO Glatfelter Ohio state 2013 $166,694 grant
PLASTIPAK PACKAGING INC Plastipak Ohio state 2013 $8,219 grant
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