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 Source Year Subsidy Value Loan/Bailout Value Type of Subsidysort icon
SAPPI NORTH AMERICA, INC Sappi Maine state 2019 $1,137,983 property tax abatement
VERSO PAPER LLC Verso Corporation Maine state 2018 $475,928 property tax abatement
VERSO PAPER LLC Verso Corporation Maine state 2019 $475,928 property tax abatement
HUHTAMAKI INC Huhtamaki Oyj Maine state 2018 $361,692 property tax abatement
HUHTAMAKI INC Huhtamaki Oyj Maine state 2019 $361,692 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Maine state 2018 $37,331 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Maine state 2019 $37,331 property tax abatement
International Paper International Paper Oregon local 2019 $1,338,991 property tax abatement
Cascade Tissue Group - Scappoose Cascades Inc. Oregon local 2019 $763,693 property tax abatement
Cascade Tissue Group - St Helens Cascades Inc. Oregon local 2019 $405,049 property tax abatement
International Paper International Paper Oregon local 2019 $166,383 property tax abatement
Cascade Tissue Group - St Helens Cascades Inc. Oregon local 2019 $116,594 property tax abatement
Cascade Tissue Group - St Helens Cascades Inc. Oregon local 2019 $65,142 property tax abatement
SILGAN CONTAINERS MANUFACTURING CORPORATION Silgan Tennessee Local 2019 undisclosed property tax abatement
SILGAN CONTAINERS MANUFACTURING CORPORATION Silgan Tennessee Local 2019 undisclosed property tax abatement
PACKAGING CORP OF AMERICA Packaging Corporation of America Tennessee Local 2019 undisclosed property tax abatement
PACKAGING CORP OF AMERICA Packaging Corporation of America Tennessee Local 2019 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee Local 2019 undisclosed property tax abatement
SILGAN CONTAINERS MANUFACTURING CORP Silgan Tennessee Local 2020 undisclosed property tax abatement
SILGAN CONTAINERS MANUFACTURING CORP Silgan Tennessee Local 2020 undisclosed property tax abatement
PACKAGING CORPORATION OF AMERICA Packaging Corporation of America Tennessee Local 2020 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee Local 2020 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee Local 2020 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee Local 2020 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee Local 2020 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee Local 2020 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee Local 2020 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee Local 2020 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee Local 2020 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee Local 2020 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee Local 2020 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee Local 2020 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee Local 2020 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee Local 2020 undisclosed property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Iowa state 2020 $644,974 tax credit
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana State 2018 $1,480,138 tax credit
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana State 2020 $493,500 tax credit
MeadWestvaco Consumer Packaging Group, LLC WestRock Illinois state 2004 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
MeadWestvaco Consumer Packaging Group, LLC WestRock Illinois state 2005 $350,000 tax credit/rebate
MeadWestvaco Consumer Packaging Group, LLC WestRock Illinois state 2006 $43,013 tax credit/rebate
MeadWestvaco Consumer Packaging Group, LLC WestRock Illinois state 2007 $43,013 tax credit/rebate
MeadWestvaco Consumer Packaging Group, LLC WestRock Illinois state 2008 $43,013 tax credit/rebate
UPM-RAFLATAC INC UPM Illinois state 2008 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
UPM-RAFLATAC INC UPM Illinois state 2009 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Captive Plastics Inc. (a subsidiary of Berry Plastics Corporation) Berry Global Kentucky state 2010 $200,000 tax credit/rebate
Aptargroup, Inc. AptarGroup Kentucky state 2011 $3,000,000 tax credit/rebate
Alcan Packaging Pharma Center, Inc. Amcor Kentucky state 2006 $487,603 tax credit/rebate
Dart Container Corporation of Kentucky Dart Container Kentucky state 2006 $360,120 tax credit/rebate
Dart Container Corporation of Kentucky Dart Container Kentucky state 2006 $109,140 tax credit/rebate
Alcan Packaging Pharma Center Inc. (R&D portion of project Form#16028) Amcor Kentucky state 2006 $14,220 tax credit/rebate
Dart Container Corporation of Kentucky Dart Container Kentucky state 2007 $619,200 tax credit/rebate
Alcan Global Pharmaceutical Packaging, Inc. ( f/k/a Pharma Center Shelbyville Inc.) Amcor Kentucky state 2002 $4,000,000 tax credit/rebate
Sonoco Products Company Sonoco Products Kentucky state 2003 $170,000 tax credit/rebate
Alcan Packaging Pharma Center, Inc. Amcor Kentucky state 2006 $2,500,000 tax credit/rebate
Dart Container Corporation of Kentucky Dart Container Kentucky state 2006 $475,000 tax credit/rebate
Sealed Air Corporation (US) Sealed Air Kentucky state 2008 $1,500,000 tax credit/rebate
Dart Container Corporation of Kentucky Dart Container Kentucky state 2009 $4,700,000 tax credit/rebate
Kerr Group, LLC (A wholly owned subsidiary of Berry Plastics Corp) Berry Global Kentucky state 2011 $300,000 tax credit/rebate
Berry Plastics Corporation (fka Covalence Specialty Adhesives) Berry Global Kentucky state 2009 $10,000,000 tax credit/rebate
International Paper Company (d/b/a Saalfeld Redistribution) International Paper Kentucky state 2005 $800,000 tax credit/rebate
Domtar Paper Company, LLC Domtar Kentucky state 1992 $1,200,000 tax credit/rebate
International Paper Company International Paper Kentucky state 1995 $103,000,000 tax credit/rebate
Sonoco Products Company Sonoco Products Kentucky state 1997 $750,000 tax credit/rebate
Domtar Paper Company LLC Domtar Kentucky state 1998 $100,000,000 tax credit/rebate
Letica Corporation Letica Kentucky state 2001 $4,701,092 tax credit/rebate
Rexam Closures Kentucky Inc. Berry Global Kentucky state 2002 $13,600,000 tax credit/rebate
Pratt Paper LA (LLC) Pratt Industries Louisiana state 2008 $8,598,883 tax credit/rebate
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2008 $2,660,782 tax credit/rebate
Verso Paper Verso Corporation Michigan state 2010 $211,000 tax credit/rebate
Verso Paper Verso Corporation Michigan state 2010 $1,104,000 tax credit/rebate
Verso Paper Verso Corporation Michigan state 2010 $2,262,000 tax credit/rebate
Verso Paper Verso Corporation Michigan state 2010 $1,849,000 tax credit/rebate
INTERNATIONAL PAPER International Paper Missouri state 2006 $7,546 tax credit/rebate
SEALED AIR CORP-CRYOVAC DIVISION Sealed Air Missouri state 2007 $37,903 tax credit/rebate
INTERNATIONAL PAPER International Paper Missouri state 2007 $16,005 tax credit/rebate
SEALED AIR CORP-CRYOVAC DIVISION Sealed Air Missouri state 2008 $101,571 tax credit/rebate
INTERNATIONAL PAPER International Paper Missouri state 2008 $18,884 tax credit/rebate
SEALED AIR CORP-CRYOVAC DIVISION Sealed Air Missouri state 2009 $98,394 tax credit/rebate
SILGAN CONTAINERS MANUFACTURING Silgan Missouri state 2009 $54,584 tax credit/rebate
SMURFIT-STONE CONTAINER ENTERPRISES, INC. WestRock Missouri state 2006 $658,875 tax credit/rebate
International Paper Company International Paper North Carolina state 2008 $7,692,380 tax credit/rebate
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
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
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