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
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 Ohio local 1992 undisclosed enterprise zone
Crown, Cork & Seal Co. Crown Holdings 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 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 Ohio state 1994 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Ball Aerosol and Specialty Container Inc. Ball Corp. Ohio state 1995 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
International Paper Company International Paper Ohio state 1995 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Great Lakes Corrugated Corp. Greif 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 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
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
ALCAN PACKAGING Amcor Oklahoma state 2008 $2,626 training reimbursement
WHITLOCK PACKAGING CORPORATION Refresco Group Oklahoma state 2008 $2,163 training reimbursement
ALCAN PACKAGING Amcor Oklahoma state 2009 $2,084 training reimbursement
ORCHIDS PAPER PRODUCTS CO Cascades Inc. Oklahoma state 2010 $60,711 training reimbursement
ORCHIDS PAPER PRODUCTS CO Cascades Inc. Oklahoma state 2011 $34,390 training reimbursement
CURWOOD INC Amcor Oklahoma state 2008 $329,904 tax credit/rebate
CURWOOD INC Amcor Oklahoma state 2007 $467,291 tax credit/rebate
CURWOOD INC Amcor Oklahoma state 2009 $557,953 tax credit/rebate
PACKAGING CORP OF AMERICA Packaging Corporation of America Oklahoma state 2009 $1,500 tax credit/rebate
SONOCO PRODUCTS CO Sonoco Products Oklahoma state 2009 $11,220 tax credit/rebate
SONOCO PRODUCTS CO & SUBS Sonoco Products Oklahoma state 2008 $11,946 tax credit/rebate
SONOCO PRODUCTS CO & SUBS Sonoco Products Oklahoma state 2007 $22,673 tax credit/rebate
Berry Plastics Corp. (Pliant, LLC) Berry Global Oklahoma state 2013 $950,000 industrial revenue bond
International Paper International Paper Oklahoma state 2014 $12,000,000 industrial revenue bond
Orchids Paper Products Co. Cascades Inc. Oklahoma state 2014 $3,500,000 industrial revenue bond
ARDAGH GLASS CO Ardagh Packaging Group Oklahoma state 2016 $91,772 property tax abatement
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Oklahoma state 2016 $25,494 property tax abatement
Curwood INC Amcor Oklahoma state 2016 $87,171 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Oklahoma state 2016 $1,652,438 property tax abatement
Orchids Paper Products Company Cascades Inc. Oklahoma state 2016 $347,692 property tax abatement
Owens Brockway Glass Container O-I Glass Oklahoma state 2016 $376,966 property tax abatement
Solo Cup Operating Corp Dart Container Oklahoma state 2016 $5,737 property tax abatement
CURWOOD INC Amcor Oklahoma state 2011 $195,495 tax credit/rebate
CURWOOD INC Amcor Oklahoma state 2010 $218,262 tax credit/rebate
BEMIS CO, INC Amcor Oklahoma state 2015 $233,488 tax credit/rebate
CURWOOD INC Amcor Oklahoma state 2013 $243,221 tax credit/rebate
OWENS BROCKWAY GLASS CONTAINER INC O-I Glass Oklahoma state 2016 $244,322 tax credit/rebate
CURWOOD INC Amcor Oklahoma state 2012 $304,335 tax credit/rebate
OWENS BROCKWAY GLASS CONTAINER INC O-I Glass Oklahoma state 2014 $336,969 tax credit/rebate
OWENS BROCKWAY GLASS CONTAINER INC O-I Glass Oklahoma state 2015 $546,690 tax credit/rebate
ORCHIDS PAPER PRODUCTS COMPANY Cascades Inc. Oklahoma state 2012 $5,799,714 tax credit/rebate
ORCHIDS PAPER PRODUCTS COMPANY Cascades Inc. Oklahoma state 2014 $6,313,932 tax credit/rebate
ORCHIDS PAPER PRODUCTS COMPANY Cascades Inc. Oklahoma state 2013 $6,349,883 tax credit/rebate
ORCHIDS PAPER PRODUCTS COMPANY Cascades Inc. Oklahoma state 2015 $6,366,029 tax credit/rebate
Boise White Paper LLc Packaging Corporation of America Oregon state 2007 $1,006,610 tax credit/rebate
Shorewood Packaging International Paper Oregon state 2007 $6,300 tax credit/rebate
Tharco Containers Inc Packaging Corporation of America Oregon state 2007 $10,763 tax credit/rebate
Cascade Tissue Group - Oregon, Inc Cascades Inc. Oregon state 2008 $675,770 tax credit/rebate
Shorewood Packaging a Div. of International Paper International Paper Oregon state 2008 $5,313 tax credit/rebate
Boise White Paper LLC Packaging Corporation of America Oregon state 2009 $1,275 tax credit/rebate
Boise White Paper LLC Packaging Corporation of America Oregon state 2009 $1,491 tax credit/rebate
Boise White Paper LLC Packaging Corporation of America Oregon state 2009 $2,080 tax credit/rebate
Cascade Tissue Group - Oregon, Inc. Cascades Inc. Oregon state 2010 $491,750 tax credit/rebate
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