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 Locationsort icon Subsidy Source Year Subsidy Value Loan/Bailout Value Type of Subsidy
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 Inc. 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
OWENS-BROCKWAY GLASS CONTAINER INC O-I Glass Ohio state 2013 $3,000,000 grant/loan hybrid program
PH GLATFELTER CO Glatfelter Ohio state 2010 $16,201 grant
OWENS-BROCKWAY GLASS CONTAINER INC O-I Glass Ohio state 2011 $250,000 grant
HUHTAMAKI INC Huhtamaki Oyj Ohio state 2013 $350,000 grant
BALL CORPORATION Ball Corp. Ohio state 2013 $50,000 grant
GREEN BAY PACKAGING INC Green Bay Packaging Ohio state 2013 $14,250 grant
HUHTAMAKI INC Huhtamaki Oyj Ohio state 2013 $150,000 grant
NewPage Corporation Verso Corporation Ohio state 2008 $3,943,485 tax credit/rebate
Curwood, Inc. Amcor Ohio state 2009 $57,329 tax credit/rebate
Owens-Brockway Glass Container Inc. O-I Glass Ohio state 2010 $2,441,465 tax credit/rebate
Silgan Plastics Corporation Silgan Ohio state 2010 $180,536 tax credit/rebate
Owens-Brockway Glass Container Inc. O-I Glass Ohio state 2011 $213,500 tax credit/rebate
Sonoco Plastics, Inc. Sonoco Products Ohio state 2011 $322,391 tax credit/rebate
Great Lakes Corrugated Corp. Greif Inc. Ohio local 1992 undisclosed enterprise zone
Crown, Cork & Seal Co. Crown Holdings Inc. Ohio local 2002 undisclosed enterprise zone
PH GLATFELTER CO Glatfelter Ohio state 2013 $166,694 training reimbursement
NEWPAGE CORPORATION Verso Corporation Ohio state 2013 $59,093 training reimbursement
OWENS-BROCKWAY GLASS CONTAINER INC O-I Glass Ohio state 2013 $38,742 training reimbursement
CROWN CORK & SEAL USA INC Crown Holdings Inc. Ohio state 2013 $18,754 training reimbursement
PLASTIPAK PACKAGING INC Plastipak Ohio state 2013 $8,219 training reimbursement
International Converter, Inc. Novolex Ohio state 1994 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Crown Cork & Seal Company (USA), Inc. Crown Holdings Inc. Ohio state 1994 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Ball Aerosol and Specialty Container Inc. Ball Corp. Ohio state 1995 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Burrows Paper Corporation Novolex Ohio state 1995 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
International Paper Company International Paper Ohio state 1995 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Great Lakes Corrugated Corp. Greif Inc. Ohio state 1995 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
International Paper Company International Paper Ohio state 1997 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
The Mead Corporation WestRock Ohio state 1998 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Greif, Inc. et al. Greif Inc. Ohio state 1999 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Pratt Industries dba Jet Corr, Inc. Pratt Industries Ohio state 1999 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
International Paper Company International Paper Ohio state 2001 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
International Paper Company International Paper Ohio state 2001 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
International Paper Company International Paper Ohio state 2001 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Riverwood International Corporation Graphic Packaging Ohio state 2001 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Huhtamaki, Inc. Huhtamaki Oyj Ohio state 2001 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
International Paper Company International Paper Ohio state 2001 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Burrows Paper Corporation Novolex Ohio state 2002 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Graphic Packaging International, Inc. Graphic Packaging Ohio state 2005 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Sonoco Products Company Sonoco Products Ohio state 2007 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Appleton Papers Inc. Appvion Ohio state 2007 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
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
Ball Metal Food Container, LLC Ball Corp. Ohio state 2015 $434,000 tax credit/rebate
Graphic Packaging International, Inc. Graphic Packaging Ohio state 2014 $15,005 tax credit/rebate
International Paper Company International Paper Ohio state 2014 $436,596 tax credit/rebate
Rexam Beverage Can Company Ball Corp. Ohio state 2013 $154,828 tax credit/rebate
Green Bay Packaging Green Bay Packaging Ohio state 2013 $56,866 tax credit/rebate
OWENS-ILLINOIS GENERAL INC O-I Glass Ohio state 2016 $35,260 grant
Ball Metal Food Container, LLC Ball Corp. Ohio state 2016 $184,000 tax credit/rebate
OWENS-BROCKWAY GLASS CONTAINER INC O-I Glass Ohio state 2011 $3,000,000 loan or bond financing
Ball Metal Food Container LLC Ball Corp. Ohio local 2016 undisclosed property tax abatement
OWENS-ILLINOIS GENERAL INC O-I Glass Ohio state 2017 $65,368 grant
Pratt Industries, Inc. and Pratt Properties, Inc. Pratt Industries Ohio state 2013 $654,579 Enterprize Zone
Sonoco Products Company (Sonoco Plastics, Inc.) Sonoco Products Ohio state 2011 $630,433 Enterprize Zone
OI Levis Park STS, Inc. O-I Glass Ohio state 2012 $57,212 Enterprize Zone
Amcor Rigid Plastics, USA, LLC Amcor Ohio state 2017 undisclosed Enterprize Zone
Huhtamaki, Inc. Huhtamaki Oyj Ohio state 2013 undisclosed enterprise zone
International Paper Company International Paper Ohio state 2014 undisclosed enterprise zone
Ball Metal Food Container, LLC Ball Corp. Ohio state 2015 undisclosed enterprise zone
Ball Metal Food Container, LLC Ball Corp. Ohio state 2016 undisclosed enterprise zone
Ball Metal Food Container, LLC Ball Corp. Ohio state 2016 undisclosed enterprise zone
Ardagh Metal Beverage USA Inc. Ardagh Packaging Group Ohio state 2021 $3,000,000 tax credit/rebate
Pratt Paper (OH), LLC Pratt Industries Ohio state 2017 $1,250,000 tax credit/rebate
OWENS-ILLINOIS GENERAL INC O-I Glass Ohio state 2017 $65,368 grant
OWENS-ILLINOIS GENERAL INC O-I Glass Ohio state 2016 $35,260 grant
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