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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Companysort icon Parent Location Subsidy Source Year Subsidy Value Loan/Bailout Value Type of Subsidy
LONGVIEW FIBRE CO WestRock Washington state 2005 $39,499 tax credit/rebate
Longview Fibre Company WestRock New York state 2004 $13,022 enterprise zone
Longview Fibre Company WestRock New York state 2001 $32,500 enterprise zone
Longview Fibre Company WestRock New York state 2002 $66,250 enterprise zone
Longview Fibre Company WestRock New York state 2003 $97,157 enterprise zone
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2006 $188,914 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2007 $562,459 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2008 $990,513 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2009 $861,792 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2010 $1,083,117 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2011 $5,534 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2011 $1,239,968 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
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2010 $5,534 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2012 $6,319 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2012 $1,250,704 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2013 $288,394 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2013 $1,368,879 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2014 $1,020,835 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2014 $341,107 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2015 $406,942 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2015 $954,743 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER AND PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2016 $304,451 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER AND PACKAGING, INC. WestRock Washington state 2017 $279,738 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER AND PACKAGING, INC. WestRock Washington state 2017 $1,104,400 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER AND PACKAGING, INC. WestRock Washington state 2016 $987,080 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER AND PACKAGING, INC. WestRock Washington state 2015 $954,743 tax credit/rebate
Longview Fibre Paper& Packaging WestRock Washington state 2010 $524,263 training reimbursement
MEAD CORP MEAD CONTAINERS WestRock Georgia local 2013 $484,288 property tax abatement
MEAD CORP MEAD CONTAINERS WestRock Georgia local 2013 $726,432 property tax abatement
MEAD CORPORATION WestRock Michigan local 1993 undisclosed property tax abatement
MEAD CORPORATION WestRock Michigan local 1995 undisclosed property tax abatement
MEAD CORPORATION WestRock Michigan local 1997 undisclosed property tax abatement
Mead Westvaco WestRock Georgia state 2002 $250,000 grant
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
Mead Westvaco (HQ) WestRock Virginia state 2009 $18,082 training reimbursement
Mead Westvaco Corporation WestRock North Carolina state 2006 $6,910,000 grant
MeadWestvac o Corporation South Carolina LLC WestRock Louisiana local 2014 $651,916 property tax abatement
MeadWestvac o Corporation South Carolina LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2015 $726,962 property tax abatement
MeadWestvac o Corporation South Carolina LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2015 $693,934 property tax abatement
MeadWestvac o Corporation South Carolina, LLC WestRock Louisiana local 2014 $671,549 property tax abatement
MeadWestvaco WestRock Virginia state 2008 $2,000,000 grant
MeadWestvaco WestRock Virginia state 2011 $1,000,000 grant
MeadWestvaco WestRock South Carolina state 2013 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Meadwestvaco - Louisa WestRock Virginia state 2009 $21,700 training reimbursement
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
MeadWestvaco Consumer Packaging Group, LLC WestRock Illinois state 2005 $350,000 grant
MeadWestVaco Corp WestRock Virginia state 2011 $280,000 enterprise zone
MeadWestVaco Corp WestRock Virginia state 2012 $280,000 enterprise zone
MeadWestVaco Corp WestRock Virginia state 2013 $280,000 enterprise zone
MeadWestVaco Corp WestRock Virginia state 2014 $280,000 enterprise zone
MeadWestVaco Corp WestRock Virginia state 2015 $280,000 enterprise zone
MeadWestvaco Corp WestRock Virginia state 2012 $200,000 enterprise zone
MeadWestvaco Corporation WestRock Pennsylvania state $25,000 tax credit/rebate
MeadWestvaco Corporation WestRock Pennsylvania state $100,000 grant
Meadwestvaco Corporation WestRock Pennsylvania state $75,000 grant
MeadWestvaco Corporation WestRock North Carolina state 2011 $129,340 tax credit/rebate
MeadWestvaco Corporation WestRock North Carolina state 2012 $14,655 tax credit/rebate
Meadwestvaco Corporation WestRock United States federal 2011 $450,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
MeadWestvaco Corporation WestRock North Carolina state 2012 $14,655 tax credit/rebate
MeadWestvaco Corporation WestRock Virginia state 2012 $133,600 training reimbursement
MeadWestvaco Corporation (Retraining) WestRock Virginia state 2012 $567,621 training reimbursement
MeadWestvaco Corporation South Carolina, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2008 $377,151 property tax abatement
MeadWestvaco Corporation South Carolina, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2009 $509,607 property tax abatement
MeadWestvaco Corporation South Carolina, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2010 $559,236 property tax abatement
MeadWestvaco Corporation South Carolina, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2010 $289,173 property tax abatement
MeadWestvaco Corporation South Carolina, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2011 $609,810 property tax abatement
MeadWestvaco Corporation South Carolina, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2012 $668,416 property tax abatement
MEADWESTVACO TEXAS, L.P. WestRock Texas state 2009 undisclosed enterprise zone
MEADWESTVACO TEXAS, L.P. WestRock Texas state 2009 undisclosed enterprise zone
Meadwestvaco Virginia Corporation WestRock Kentucky state 2014 $29,000 training reimbursement
MeadWestvaco Virginia Corporation WestRock United States federal 2014 $38,881,758 federal grant
MeadWestvaco-Covington WestRock Virginia state 2009 $350,700 training reimbursement
MICHIGAN PACKAGING COMPANY Greif Michigan local 1996 undisclosed property tax abatement
MICHIGAN PACKAGING COMPANY Greif Michigan local 1999 undisclosed property tax abatement
MICHIGAN PACKAGING COMPANY Greif Michigan local 2004 undisclosed property tax abatement
MICHIGAN PACKAGING COMPANY Greif Michigan local 2011 undisclosed property tax abatement
Milprint Packaging, LLC Amcor Kentucky state 2012 $25,000 training reimbursement
Milprint Packaging, LLC Amcor Kentucky state 2011 $100,000 training reimbursement
MW Custom Papers LLC WestRock New York state 2006 $28,700 enterprise zone
MW Custom Papers, LLC WestRock New York state 2007 $70,573 enterprise zone
MW Custom Papers, LLC WestRock New York state 2004 $142,294 enterprise zone
MW Custom Papers, LLC WestRock New York state 2005 $30,654 enterprise zone
MW Custom Papers, LLC WestRock New York state 2001 $1,125,045 enterprise zone
MW Custom Papers, LLC WestRock New York state 2002 $258,388 enterprise zone
Neenah Paper Company Neenah Paper Wisconsin state 2011 $41,080 tax credit/rebate
Neenah Paper Michigan, Inc. Neenah Paper Michigan state 2009 $25,000 training reimbursement
Neenah Paper, Inc. Neenah Paper Wisconsin state 2007 $445,000 tax credit/rebate
Neenah Paper, Inc. Neenah Paper United States federal 2013 $54,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
Neenah Paper, Inc. Neenah Paper United States federal 2011 $58,500 federal loan or loan guarantee
Neenah Paper, Inc. Neenah Paper United States federal 2012 $45,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
Neenah Paper, Inc. Neenah Paper United States federal 2011 $225,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
Neenah Paper, Inc. Neenah Paper United States federal 2012 $225,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
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