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
Cascade Tissue Group - Oregon, Inc. Cascades Inc. Oregon state 2010 $491,750 tax credit/rebate
Boise Paper Packaging Corporation of America Oregon state 2010 $4,381 tax credit/rebate
Boise Paper Solutions Packaging Corporation of America Oregon state 2004 $14,550 training reimbursement
Sonoco Products Company Sonoco Products Oregon state 2007 undisclosed training reimbursement
Graphic Packaging International, Inc. Graphic Packaging Oregon state 2012 $23,795 tax credit/rebate
Cascade Tissue Group Cascades Inc. Oregon state 2013 $29,391 tax credit/rebate
Owens Illinois - Brockway Container O-I Glass Oregon state 2012 $114,408 tax credit/rebate
Cascades Tissue Group Cascades Inc. Oregon state 2013 $42,025 tax credit/rebate
Owens Illinois Inc & Subsidiaries O-I Glass Oregon state 2013 $2,588 tax credit/rebate
Boise, Inc. Packaging Corporation of America Oregon state 2013 $19,608 tax credit/rebate
Cascade Tissue Group - Oregon, Inc Cascades Inc. Oregon state 2013 $37,100 tax credit/rebate
Boise Paper Packaging Corporation of America Oregon state 2013 $907,066 tax credit/rebate
Boise White Paper, LLC / Boise Cascade Packaging Corporation of America Oregon state 2013 $51,636 tax credit/rebate
Boise White Paper, LLC. Packaging Corporation of America Oregon state 2013 $239,763 tax credit/rebate
Boise Paper Packaging Corporation of America Oregon state 2013 $72,815 tax credit/rebate
Boise, Inc. Packaging Corporation of America Oregon state 2013 $1,400 tax credit/rebate
Boise Packaging & Newsprint LLC Packaging Corporation of America Oregon state 2013 $15,750 tax credit/rebate
Boise, Inc. Packaging Corporation of America Oregon state 2013 $3,500 tax credit/rebate
Cascade Tissue Group Cascades Inc. Oregon state 2016 $529,324 property tax abatement
CASCADE TISSUE GROUP Cascades Inc. Oregon state 2018 $123,342 property tax abatement
CASCADE TISSUE GROUP Cascades Inc. Oregon state 2018 $428,491 property tax abatement
Cascade Tissue Group Cascades Inc. Oregon state 2017 $603,701 property tax abatement
International Paper International Paper Oregon state 2018 $1,423,989 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
P.H. Glatfelter Company dba Glatfelter Glatfelter Pennsylvania state $670,000 training reimbursement
P. H. Glatfelter Corporation Glatfelter Pennsylvania state $200,000 training reimbursement
Smurfit-Stone Container Corporation WestRock Pennsylvania state $112,500 training reimbursement
Crown Cork and Seal Crown Holdings Pennsylvania state $55,400 training reimbursement
AMCOR Plastube, Inc. Amcor Pennsylvania state $50,000 training reimbursement
Amcor PET Packaging USA, Inc. Amcor Pennsylvania state $25,000 training reimbursement
Bemis, Inc. Amcor Pennsylvania state $60,000 grant
Dart Container Corp Of Pennsylvania Dart Container Pennsylvania state $254,000 tax credit/rebate
Amcor Plastube, Inc. Amcor Pennsylvania state $53,000 tax credit/rebate
Appleton Papers, Inc. Appvion Pennsylvania state $50,000 tax credit/rebate
Rexam Closure Systems, Inc. Berry Global Pennsylvania state $40,000 tax credit/rebate
MeadWestvaco Corporation WestRock Pennsylvania state $25,000 tax credit/rebate
Greif Incorporated Greif Pennsylvania state $20,000 tax credit/rebate
AEP Industries, Industries Berry Global Pennsylvania state $1,000,000 loan or bond financing
Huhtamaki Flexibles Inc Huhtamaki Oyj Pennsylvania state $350,000 grant
Dart Container Corp Of Pennsylvania Dart Container Pennsylvania state $300,000 grant
Rexam Closure Systems, Inc. Berry Global Pennsylvania state $300,000 grant
Smurfit-Stone Container Enterprises, Inc. WestRock Pennsylvania state $300,000 grant
Appleton Papers, Inc. Appvion Pennsylvania state $250,000 grant
Owens-Brockway Glass Container, Inc. O-I Glass Pennsylvania state $200,000 grant
Owens-Brockway Glass Containers, Inc. O-I Glass Pennsylvania state $150,000 grant
MeadWestvaco Corporation WestRock Pennsylvania state $100,000 grant
Amcor Plastube, Inc. Amcor Pennsylvania state $75,000 grant
Meadwestvaco Corporation WestRock Pennsylvania state $75,000 grant
Amcor PET Packaging USA, Inc. Amcor Pennsylvania state $50,000 grant
AEP Industries Inc Berry Global Pennsylvania state $50,000 grant
AEP Industries, Industries Berry Global Pennsylvania state $1,405,831 loan or bond financing
Appleton Papers Inc. Appvion Pennsylvania state $1,250,000 loan or bond financing
P. H. Glatfelter Company Glatfelter Pennsylvania state 2008 $54,910 tax credit/rebate
PH Glatfelter Company Glatfelter Pennsylvania state 2009 $47,787 tax credit/rebate
Sealed Air Corporation (US) Sealed Air Pennsylvania state 2009 $2,970 tax credit/rebate
PH Glatfelter Company Glatfelter Pennsylvania state 2010 $72,557 tax credit/rebate
Packaging Corporation of America Packaging Corporation of America Pennsylvania state $150,000 tax credit/rebate
Packaging Corporation of America Packaging Corporation of America Pennsylvania state $150,000 grant
Crown Cork & Seal USA, Inc. Crown Holdings Pennsylvania state 2011 $22,148 tax credit/rebate
Crown Cork & Seal USA, Inc. Crown Holdings Pennsylvania state 2012 $4,999 tax credit/rebate
Dart Container Corporation of PA Dart Container Pennsylvania state 2012 $1,953 tax credit/rebate
Amcor Rigid Plastics USA, Inc Amcor Pennsylvania state $50,000 tax credit/rebate
Amcor Rigid Plastics USA, Inc Amcor Pennsylvania state $50,000 grant
Berry Plastics SP, Inc. Berry Global Pennsylvania state 2014 $63,918 tax credit/rebate
Dart Container Corporation of Pennsylvania Dart Container Pennsylvania state 2014 $47,283 tax credit/rebate
Crown Cork & Seal USA, Inc. Crown Holdings Pennsylvania state 2014 $15,379 tax credit/rebate
Domtar Corporation Domtar Pennsylvania state 2015 $289,930 tax credit/rebate
Dart Container Corporation of Pennsylvania Dart Container Pennsylvania state 2015 $41,784 tax credit/rebate
Berry Plastics SP, Inc. Berry Global Pennsylvania state 2016 $23,345 tax credit/rebate
Berry Plastics SP, Inc. Berry Global Pennsylvania state 2016 $23,345 tax credit/rebate
Dart Container Corporation of Pennsylvania Dart Container Pennsylvania state 2016 $92,879 tax credit/rebate
Domtar Corporation Domtar Pennsylvania state 2016 $55,850 tax credit/rebate
Berry Plastics SP, Inc. Berry Global Pennsylvania state 2017 $20,919 tax credit/rebate
Alga Plastics Company Sealed Air Rhode Island state 2009 $43,325 training reimbursement
Covalence Speciality Adhesives,LLC dba Berry Plastics Tapes Coatings Berry Global Rhode Island state 2009 $33,690 training reimbursement
Covalence Specialty Adhesives Berry Global Rhode Island state 2007 undisclosed training reimbursement
Covalence Specialty Berry Global Rhode Island state 2013 undisclosed grant
Cryovac - Sealed Air Corporation Sealed Air South Carolina state 2007 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Cryovac - Sealed Air Corporation Sealed Air South Carolina state 2007 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Sonoco Products Company Sonoco Products South Carolina state 2006 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
International Paper Company International Paper South Carolina state 2005 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Sonoco Products Company Sonoco Products South Carolina state 2011 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Cryovac - Sealed Air Corporation Sealed Air South Carolina state 2012 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Domtar Paper Company Domtar South Carolina state 2013 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
KapStone Charleston Kraft, LLC WestRock South Carolina state 2013 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
MeadWestvaco WestRock South Carolina state 2013 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Sonoco Sonoco Products South Carolina state 2011 $100,000 grant
Domtar Paper Company, LLC Domtar South Carolina state 2012 $100,000 grant
Kapstone WestRock South Carolina local 1998 undisclosed property tax abatement
Kapstone WestRock South Carolina local 2008 undisclosed property tax abatement
Mead Westvaco WestRock South Carolina local 1998 undisclosed property tax abatement
Mead Westvaco WestRock South Carolina local 2008 undisclosed property tax abatement
Mead Westvaco WestRock South Carolina local 2013 undisclosed property tax abatement
Kerr Group, Inc. A Subsidiary of Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Tennessee state 2008 undisclosed training reimbursement
International Paper Co. International Paper Tennessee local 2011 undisclosed property tax abatement
International Paper Co. International Paper Tennessee local 2011 undisclosed property tax abatement
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