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 Valuesort icon Type of Subsidy
WestRock Virginia Corporation WestRock Kentucky state 2016 $31,000 training reimbursement
Shield Pack, LLC Amcor Louisiana state 2012 $30,685 property tax abatement
MW Custom Papers, LLC WestRock New York state 2005 $30,654 enterprise zone
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $30,613 property tax abatement
Ball Corporation Ball Corp. New York local 2003 $30,539 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Rexam Beverage Can Company Ball Corp. North Carolina state 2016 $30,524 tax credit/rebate
Caraustar Greif Mississippi state 2009 $30,496 training reimbursement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2011 $30,101 property tax abatement
Grafco Industries, L.P Berry Global New York state 2005 $30,000 enterprise zone
International Paper International Paper New York state 2001 $30,000 enterprise zone
Silgan Containers Manufacturing Corp. Silgan North Carolina state 2019 $29,845 tax credit/rebate
INTERNATIONAL PAPER INC International Paper Tennessee local 2008 $29,820 property tax abatement
Rexam Beverage Can Company Ball Corp. North Carolina state 2016 $29,538 tax credit/rebate
Cascade Tissue Group Cascades Inc. Oregon state 2013 $29,391 tax credit/rebate
Sonoco Crellin, Inc. Sonoco Products North Carolina state 2008 $29,305 tax credit/rebate
Sonoco Plastics, Inc. Sonoco Products North Carolina state 2015 $29,305 tax credit/rebate
Graphic Packaging International, Inc. Graphic Packaging North Carolina state 2016 $29,301 tax credit/rebate
BOISE PACKAGING & NEWSPRINT LLC Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2006 $29,226 tax credit/rebate
AEP Industries, Inc. Berry Global North Carolina state 2014 $29,210 tax credit/rebate
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana local 2014 $29,001 property tax abatement
Meadwestvaco Virginia Corporation WestRock Kentucky state 2014 $29,000 training reimbursement
WestRock Virginia Corporation WestRock Kentucky state 2015 $29,000 training reimbursement
DOMTAR A W CORPORATION Domtar Arkansas state 2010 $28,775 tax credit/rebate
MW Custom Papers LLC WestRock New York state 2006 $28,700 enterprise zone
Kapstone Kraft Paper Corporation WestRock North Carolina state 2013 $28,685 tax credit/rebate
Kapstone Kraft Paper Corporation WestRock North Carolina state 2013 $28,685 tax credit/rebate
Fibermark North America, Inc. Neenah Paper New York state 2014 $28,617 enterprise zone
Fibermark North America, Inc. Neenah Paper New York state 2014 $28,617 enterprise zone
BALL WESTERN CAN COMPANY, LLC Ball Corp. California state 2004 $28,536 training reimbursement
BALL CORPORATION Ball Corp. California state 2007 $28,435 training reimbursement
Silgan Can Company Silgan North Carolina state 2015 $28,432 tax credit/rebate
Pratt Jet Corr, Inc. Pratt Industries North Carolina state 2013 $28,385 tax credit/rebate
Impress USA, Inc. Ardagh Packaging Group New York local 2010 $28,337 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Impress USA, Inc. Ardagh Packaging Group New York local 2010 $28,336 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Virginia state 2015 $28,304 enterprise zone
GRAPHIC PACKAGING INTERNATIONAL INC Graphic Packaging Ohio state 2010 $28,000 grant
Pratt Jet Corr, Inc. Pratt Industries North Carolina state 2014 $27,800 tax credit/rebate
Cryovac Inc. Sealed Air New York local 2008 $27,758 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Indiana local 2011 $27,620 property tax abatement
SEALED AIR CORP-CRYOVAC DIVISION Sealed Air Missouri state 2011 $27,579 tax credit/rebate
Domtar Paper Company, LLC Domtar Kentucky state 2008 $27,506 training reimbursement
Cryovac Inc. Sealed Air New York local 2012 $27,361 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Green Bay Packaging, Inc. Green Bay Packaging Arkansas state 2010 $27,339 training reimbursement
BALL AEROSPACE&TECHNOLOGIES CORP. Ball Corp. United States federal 2011 $27,208 federal grant
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2016 $27,084 property tax abatement
Tin, Inc. International Paper North Carolina state 2015 $27,080 tax credit/rebate
Sonoco Recycling, Inc Sonoco Products North Carolina state 2009 $26,864 tax credit/rebate
Graphic Packaging International, Inc. Graphic Packaging North Carolina state 2017 $26,702 tax credit/rebate
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Kentucky state 2008 $26,639 training reimbursement
Owens Brockway Glass Container Inc. O-I Glass Virginia state 2010 $26,626 training reimbursement
Domtar Corporation Domtar North Carolina state 2014 $26,621 tax credit/rebate
Domtar Corporation Domtar North Carolina state 2014 $26,621 tax credit/rebate
Packaging Corporation of America Packaging Corporation of America North Carolina state 2011 $26,459 tax credit/rebate
Sonoco Products Company Sonoco Products Louisiana state 2011 $26,459 property tax abatement
Ball Metal Beverage Container Corporation Ball Corp. North Carolina state 2013 $26,417 tax credit/rebate
CRYOVAC, INC. Sealed Air Arkansas state $26,292 tax credit/rebate
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Maryland state 2008 $26,253 training reimbursement
Fibermark North America, Inc. Neenah Paper New York state 2009 $26,229 enterprise zone
Fibermark North America, Inc. Neenah Paper New York state 2009 $26,229 enterprise zone
AptarGroup, Inc. AptarGroup North Carolina state 2014 $25,717 tax credit/rebate
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2013 $25,655 property tax abatement
Sonoco Plastics, Inc. Sonoco Products North Carolina state 2016 $25,554 tax credit/rebate
Deluxe Packaging Corporation Novolex New York state 2009 $25,537 enterprise zone
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Oklahoma state 2016 $25,494 property tax abatement
Packging Corporation of America Packaging Corporation of America Colorado state $25,386 tax credit/rebate
Cascades Holding, US, Inc. Cascades Inc. North Carolina state 2012 $25,361 tax credit/rebate
SMURFIT-STONE CONTAINER CORPORATION WestRock California state 2009 $25,359 training reimbursement
CASCADES TISSUE GROUP Cascades Inc. Tennessee local 2007 $25,310 property tax abatement
NIPPON PAPER INDUSTRIES USA CO LTD Nippon Paper Washington state 2006 $25,094 tax credit/rebate
Wickliffe Paper Company LLC Verso Corporation Kentucky state 2008 $25,000 training reimbursement
AEP Industries, Inc. Berry Global Kentucky state 2009 $25,000 training reimbursement
Captive Plastics Inc. a subsidiary of Berry Plastics Corp. Berry Global Kentucky state 2009 $25,000 training reimbursement
Rexam Inc. Ball Corp. Kentucky state 2009 $25,000 training reimbursement
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Kentucky state 2009 $25,000 training reimbursement
AEP Industries, Inc. Berry Global Kentucky state 2010 $25,000 training reimbursement
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Kentucky state 2011 $25,000 training reimbursement
Neenah Paper Michigan, Inc. Neenah Paper Michigan state 2009 $25,000 training reimbursement
Verso Paper Verso Corporation Michigan state 2009 $25,000 training reimbursement
Amcor PET Packaging USA, Inc. Amcor Pennsylvania state $25,000 training reimbursement
MeadWestvaco Corporation WestRock Pennsylvania state $25,000 tax credit/rebate
Milprint Packaging, LLC Amcor Kentucky state 2012 $25,000 training reimbursement
PH GLATFELTER CO Glatfelter Ohio state 2010 $25,000 grant
SONOCO PRODUCTS COMPANY Sonoco Products Ohio state 2012 $25,000 grant
AEP Industries, Inc. Berry Global Kentucky state 2012 $25,000 training reimbursement
Domtar Paper Company LLC Domtar Kentucky state 2013 $25,000 training reimbursement
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Maryland state 2013 $25,000 training reimbursement
Sonoco Products Sonoco Products North Carolina state 1994 $25,000 grant
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2008 $24,783 property tax abatement
Berry Plastics Corporation (Poly-Seal Corporation) Berry Global Maryland state 2007 $24,681 training reimbursement
Southern Container WestRock New York local 2003 $24,490 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Amcor Rigid Plastics USA, Inc Amcor Virginia state 2013 $24,400 training reimbursement
DeLuxe Packaging Novolex New York local 2005 $24,370 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
A G Industries, Inc. WestRock North Carolina state 2014 $24,329 tax credit/rebate
BALL AEROSPACE & TECHNOLOGIES CORP. Ball Corp. United States federal 2012 $24,247 federal grant
Berry Plastics Closure Division dba Poly-Seal Corporation Berry Global Maryland state 2004 $24,171 training reimbursement
Sonoco Plastics, Inc. Sonoco Products North Carolina state 2013 $24,164 tax credit/rebate
Pratt Jet Corr, Inc. Pratt Industries North Carolina state 2015 $24,094 tax credit/rebate
Domtar Paper Company LLC Domtar Kentucky state 2011 $24,000 training reimbursement
Sealed Air Sealed Air North Carolina local 2013 $24,000 grant
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2009 $23,996 property tax abatement
Rexam Inc. Ball Corp. Kentucky state 2008 $23,853 training reimbursement
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