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
HUHTAMAKI Huhtamaki Oyj Michigan local 1999 undisclosed property tax abatement
OWENS-ILLINOIS CLOSURE INC. O-I Glass Michigan local 1999 undisclosed property tax abatement
MICHIGAN PACKAGING COMPANY Greif Michigan local 1999 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Michigan local 1999 undisclosed property tax abatement
OWENS-BROCKWAY GLASS CONTAINER INC O-I Glass Michigan local 1999 undisclosed property tax abatement
S D WARREN/SAPPI Sappi Michigan local 1999 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Michigan local 2000 undisclosed property tax abatement
PACKAGING CORPORATION OF AMERICA Packaging Corporation of America Michigan local 2000 undisclosed property tax abatement
GREEN BAY PACKAGING, INC. Green Bay Packaging Michigan local 2000 undisclosed property tax abatement
SAPPI FINE PAPER Sappi Michigan local 2000 undisclosed property tax abatement
OWENS-ILLINOIS CLOSURE INC. O-I Glass Michigan local 2000 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Michigan local 2001 undisclosed property tax abatement
ROCK-TENN COMPANY WestRock Michigan local 2001 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER International Paper Michigan local 2001 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER International Paper Michigan local 2001 undisclosed property tax abatement
SAPPI FINE PAPER NORTH AMERICA Sappi Michigan local 2001 undisclosed property tax abatement
DOMTAR INDUSTRIES INC. Domtar Michigan local 2001 undisclosed property tax abatement
PACKAGING CORPORATION OF AMERICA Packaging Corporation of America Michigan local 2002 undisclosed property tax abatement
HUHTAMAKI Huhtamaki Oyj Michigan local 2002 undisclosed property tax abatement
CLEAN TECH INC Plastipak Michigan local 2002 undisclosed property tax abatement
DOMTAR INDUSTRIES INC Domtar Michigan local 2003 undisclosed property tax abatement
LIQUID MOLDING SYSTEMS INC AptarGroup Michigan local 2003 undisclosed property tax abatement
CARAUSTAR INDUSTRIES INC Greif Michigan local 2003 undisclosed property tax abatement
PLASTIPAK PACKAGING INC Plastipak Michigan local 2003 undisclosed property tax abatement
OWENS-ILLINOIS CLOSURE INC O-I Glass Michigan local 2003 undisclosed property tax abatement
PACKAGING CORPORATION OF AMERICA Packaging Corporation of America Michigan local 2003 undisclosed property tax abatement
DOMTAR INDUSTRIES INC Domtar Michigan local 2004 undisclosed property tax abatement
GREEN BAY PACKAGING INC Green Bay Packaging Michigan local 2004 undisclosed property tax abatement
SAPPI FINE PAPER NORTH AMERICA Sappi Michigan local 2004 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Michigan local 2004 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Michigan local 2004 undisclosed property tax abatement
MICHIGAN PACKAGING COMPANY Greif Michigan local 2004 undisclosed property tax abatement
DOMTAR INDUSTRIES INC Domtar Michigan local 2004 undisclosed property tax abatement
PACKAGING CORPORATION OF AMERICA Packaging Corporation of America Michigan local 2005 undisclosed property tax abatement
PLASTIPAK PACKAGING INC Plastipak Michigan local 2005 undisclosed property tax abatement
PACKAGING CORPORATION OF AMERICA Packaging Corporation of America Michigan local 2005 undisclosed property tax abatement
DOMTAR INDUSTRIES INC Domtar Michigan local 2006 undisclosed property tax abatement
Verso Paper Verso Corporation Michigan state 2010 $211,000 tax credit/rebate
Verso Paper Verso Corporation Michigan state 2010 $2,525,000 property tax abatement
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
DART CONTAINER OF MICHIGAN LLC Dart Container Michigan local 2007 undisclosed property tax abatement
GRAPHIC PACKAGING INTERNATIONAL INC Graphic Packaging Michigan local 2007 undisclosed property tax abatement
GREEN BAY PACKAGING INC Green Bay Packaging Michigan local 2007 undisclosed property tax abatement
CARAUSTAR INDUSTRIES INC Greif Michigan local 2007 undisclosed property tax abatement
CLEAN TECH INC Plastipak Michigan local 2007 undisclosed property tax abatement
DOMTAR INDUSTRIES INC Domtar Michigan local 2007 undisclosed property tax abatement
GRAPHIC PACKAGING INTERNATINAL INC Graphic Packaging Michigan local 2008 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Michigan local 2008 undisclosed property tax abatement
GREEN BAY PACKAGING INC Green Bay Packaging Michigan local 2008 undisclosed property tax abatement
PACKAGING CORPORATION OF AMERICA Packaging Corporation of America Michigan local 2008 undisclosed property tax abatement
PACKAGING CORPORATION OF AMERICA Packaging Corporation of America Michigan local 2008 undisclosed property tax abatement
PACKAGING CORPORATION OF AMERICA Packaging Corporation of America Michigan local 2008 undisclosed property tax abatement
SAPPI FINE PAPER NORTH AMERICA Sappi Michigan local 2008 undisclosed property tax abatement
DOMTAR INDUSTRIES INC Domtar Michigan local 2008 undisclosed property tax abatement
AMCOR PET PACKAGING NORTH AMERICA Amcor Michigan local 2008 undisclosed property tax abatement
PACKAGING CORPORATION OF AMERICA Packaging Corporation of America Michigan local 2008 undisclosed property tax abatement
PACKAGING CORPORATION OF AMERICA Packaging Corporation of America Michigan local 2008 undisclosed property tax abatement
DART CONTAINER OF MICHIGAN LLC Dart Container Michigan local 2009 undisclosed property tax abatement
DOMTAR INDUSTRIES INC Domtar Michigan local 2009 undisclosed property tax abatement
GREEN BAY PACKAGING INC Green Bay Packaging Michigan local 2010 undisclosed property tax abatement
HUHTAMAKI PLASTICS,INC Huhtamaki Oyj Michigan local 2010 undisclosed property tax abatement
DOMTAR INDUSTRIES INC Domtar Michigan local 2010 undisclosed property tax abatement
MICHIGAN PACKAGING COMPANY Greif Michigan local 2011 undisclosed property tax abatement
PACKAGING CORPORATION OF AMERICA Packaging Corporation of America Michigan local 2011 undisclosed property tax abatement
CLEAN TECH,INC. Plastipak Michigan local 2011 undisclosed property tax abatement
DOMTAR INDUSTRIES INC Domtar Michigan local 2011 undisclosed property tax abatement
AMCOR RIGID PLASTICS USA,INC Amcor Michigan local 2011 undisclosed property tax abatement
AMCOR RIGID PLASTICS USA,INC Amcor Michigan local 2011 undisclosed property tax abatement
Blue Water Fiber Blue Water Fiber Michigan state 1994 $81,000,000 MEGADEAL
Dart Container Corporation Dart Container Michigan state 2013 $3,000,000 grant/loan hybrid program
Sonoco Protective Solutions Sonoco Products Michigan state 2014 $21,150 training reimbursement
Dart Container Corporation Dart Container Michigan state 2018 $1,000,000 tax credit/rebate
Sonoco Protective Solutions Sonoco Products Michigan state 2017 $155,000 tax credit/rebate
Kanzaki Specialty Papers Oji Group Massachusetts state 2005 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
New England Extrusion, Inc. Appvion Massachusetts state 1999 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Sealed Air Corp. Sealed Air Massachusetts state 1998 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Southern Container WestRock Massachusetts state 2000 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
The Butcher Company Sealed Air Massachusetts state 1999 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Sealed Air Corporation (US) Sealed Air Massachusetts state 2011 $177,264 tax credit/rebate
Lifoam Industries, LLC Lifoam Industries Massachusetts state 2018 $375,000 tax credit/rebate
NewPage Corporation Verso Corporation Maryland state 2011 $92,000 grant/loan hybrid program
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Maryland state 2008 $26,253 training reimbursement
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Maryland state 2013 $25,000 training reimbursement
Berry Plastics Corporation (Poly-Seal Corporation) Berry Global Maryland state 2007 $24,681 training reimbursement
Berry Plastics Closure Division dba Poly-Seal Corporation Berry Global Maryland state 2004 $24,171 training reimbursement
Solo Cup Company Dart Container Maryland state 2004 $7,397 training reimbursement
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Maryland state 2014 $5,000 training reimbursement
Berry Plastics Group, Inc. Berry Global Maryland state 2016 $15,265 tax credit/rebate
Rock-Tenn Converting Company WestRock Maryland state 2015 $2,281 tax credit/rebate
Berry Plastics Group, Inc. Berry Global Maryland state 2017 $14,597 tax credit/rebate
Berry Global Group, Inc. FNA Berry Plastics Group, Inc. Berry Global Maryland state 2018 $10,635 tax credit/rebate
Plastipak Packaging, Inc. Plastipak Maryland state 2019 $140,000 tax credit/rebate
Amcor Packaging (USA), Inc. Amcor Maryland state 2019 $14,846 tax credit/rebate
Berry Global Group, Inc. Berry Global Maryland state 2019 $8,841 tax credit/rebate
VERSO PAPER LLC Verso Corporation Maine state 2010 $4,825,455 property tax abatement
S D WARREN CO Sappi Maine state 2010 $2,770,268 property tax abatement
DOMTAR MAINE CORP Domtar Maine state 2010 $879,828 property tax abatement
HUHTAMAKI COMPANY MANUFACTURING Huhtamaki Oyj Maine state 2010 $235,715 property tax abatement
CASCADES AUBURN FIBER INC Cascades Inc. Maine state 2010 $127,313 property tax abatement
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