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
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $827,481 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $827,487 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $827,496 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $827,499 property tax abatement
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2011 $5,534 tax credit/rebate
SILGAN CONTAINERS MANUFACTURING CORPORATION Silgan Washington state 2011 $16,671 tax credit/rebate
DOMTAR INDUSTRIES LLC Domtar Washington state 2011 $41,081 tax credit/rebate
NIPPON PAPER INDUSTRIES USA CO LTD Nippon Paper Washington state 2011 $193,486 tax credit/rebate
BOISE PACKAGING & NEWSPRINT LLC Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2011 $237,155 tax credit/rebate
SIMPSON TACOMA KRAFT COMPANY LLC WestRock Washington state 2011 $541,539 tax credit/rebate
BOISE WHITE PAPER LLC Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2011 $685,376 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2011 $1,239,968 tax credit/rebate
Continental PET Technologies O-I Glass Arizona state 2003 $92,286 training reimbursement
Cascade Tissue Group-CA Inc Cascades Inc. Arizona state 2004 $282,857 training reimbursement
Amcor Sunclipse North America Business Service Center Amcor Arizona state 2006 $88,973 training reimbursement
Amcor Sunclipse North America Business Service Center Amcor Arizona state 2006 $97,530 training reimbursement
Berry Plastics Corp. Berry Global Arizona state 2007 $8,075 training reimbursement
Cascades Tissue Group- AZ Cascades Inc. Arizona state 2007 $3,641 training reimbursement
Berry Plastics Corp Berry Global Arizona state 2008 $13,600 training reimbursement
LONGVIEW FIBRE CO WestRock Washington state 2004 $445,960 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE CO WestRock Washington state 2005 $39,499 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2006 $114,481 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2008 $58,118 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2009 $50,638 tax credit/rebate
SILGAN CONTAINERS MANUFACTURING CORPORATION Silgan Washington state 2009 $16,671 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2010 $5,534 tax credit/rebate
SILGAN CONTAINERS MANUFACTURING CORPORATION Silgan Washington state 2010 $16,671 tax credit/rebate
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
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
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
NORAMPAC INDUSTRIES INC. Cascades Inc. New York state 2011 $5,990 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
Sonoco Products Company Sonoco Products Tennessee state 2012 $14,400 training reimbursement
Kelly Paper Company Central National-Gottesman Arizona state 2013 undisclosed property tax abatement
Appleton Papers Inc. Appvion Wisconsin state 2012 $306,000 grant
RockTenn CP, LLC and Rock-Tenn Services Inc. WestRock Indiana state 2006 $520,000 tax credit/rebate
Rexam Consumer Plastics Inc. Berry Global Indiana state 2011 $200,000 tax credit/rebate
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Indiana state 2013 $11,794,000 tax credit/rebate
RockTenn CP, LLC and Rock-Tenn Services Inc. WestRock Indiana state 2006 $270,000 tax credit/rebate
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