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:

Download results as CSV or XML (maximum 10,000; for access to larger downloads contact Kasia Tarczynska)
Company Parent Location Subsidy Sourcesort icon Year Subsidy Value Loan/Bailout Value Type of Subsidy
SONOCO PLASTICS, INC Sonoco Products Missouri state 2012 $12,738 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
DOMTAR AW LLC Domtar Arkansas state 2014 $73,221 training reimbursement
CRYOVAC INC (dba. SEALED AIR CORP) Sealed Air Arkansas state 2014 $89,939 tax credit/rebate
DOMTAR AW LLC Domtar Arkansas state 2014 $1,789 training reimbursement
GRAPHIC PACKAGING Graphic Packaging Arkansas state 2014 $11,510 training reimbursement
GREEN BAY PACKAGING INC Green Bay Packaging Arkansas state 2014 $11,680 training reimbursement
REXAM DELTA INC Berry Global Arkansas state 2014 $3,090 training reimbursement
GREEN BAY PACKAGING INC Green Bay Packaging Arkansas state 2015 $1,600 training reimbursement
BALL AEROSPACE & TECHNOLOGIES CORP Ball Corp. New Mexico state 2013 $1,580,871 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
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2013 $267,011 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2013 $812,694 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2013 $601,081 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2013 $791,432 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2013 $803,235 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2013 $651,910 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2013 $691,036 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2013 $409,330 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2013 $52,406 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2013 $391,221 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2013 $621,936 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2013 $451,722 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2013 $534,682 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2013 $378,307 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2013 $36,104 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2013 $670,874 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2013 $766,053 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2013 $317,939 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2013 $636,945 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2013 $315,702 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2013 $694,059 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2013 $311,507 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2013 $565,988 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2013 $530,047 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2013 $423,803 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2013 $54,050 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2013 $25,655 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2013 $14,378 property tax abatement
Plastipak Packaging, Inc. Plastipak Louisiana state 2013 $58,016 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $693,000 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $37,064 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $693,000 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $693,000 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $222,233 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $464,456 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $681,807 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $603,479 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $514,153 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $685,799 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $292,411 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $646,535 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $501,669 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $243,183 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $656,051 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $625,560 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $684,480 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $524,848 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $253,484 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $693,000 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $687,812 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $471,301 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $641,340 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $692,944 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $625,560 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $609,397 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $557,325 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $680,686 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $679,942 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $693,000 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $681,059 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $261,249 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $509,863 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $580,333 property tax abatement
Shield Pack, LLC Amcor Louisiana state 2013 $36,215 property tax abatement
Temple Inland Inc. International Paper Louisiana state 2013 $8,452,552 property tax abatement
Temple Inland, Inc International Paper Louisiana state 2013 $65,070 property tax abatement
NORAMPAC INDUSTRIES INC. Cascades Inc. New York state 2012 $2,214 tax credit/rebate
Graphic Packaging International, Inc. Graphic Packaging California state 2014 $1,150,000 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2012 $6,319 tax credit/rebate
SILGAN CONTAINERS MANUFACTURING CORPORATION Silgan Washington state 2012 $16,671 tax credit/rebate
BOISE PACKAGING & NEWSPRINT LLC Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2012 $242,732 tax credit/rebate
BOISE WHITE PAPER LLC Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2012 $660,736 tax credit/rebate
DOMTAR INDUSTRIES LLC Domtar Washington state 2012 $36,108 tax credit/rebate
DOMTAR PAPER CO LLC Domtar Washington state 2012 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2012 $1,250,704 tax credit/rebate
NIPPON PAPER INDUSTRIES USA CO LTD Nippon Paper Washington state 2012 $188,294 tax credit/rebate
SIMPSON TACOMA KRAFT COMPANY LLC WestRock Washington state 2012 $541,905 tax credit/rebate
Bemis Packaging, LLC Amcor Kentucky state 2014 $500,000 tax credit/rebate
Ardagh Metal Packaging USA Inc. Ardagh Packaging Group Virginia state 2014 $750,000 grant
VERSO PAPER LLC Verso Corporation Maine state 2014 $3,212,244 property tax abatement
SDWARREN CO Sappi Maine state 2014 $2,029,358 property tax abatement
HUHTAMAKI INC Huhtamaki Oyj Maine state 2014 $146,650 property tax abatement
CASCADES AUBURN FIBER INC Cascades Inc. Maine state 2014 $79,726 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Maine state 2014 $77,578 property tax abatement
SONOCO PRODUCTS CO Sonoco Products Maine state 2014 $15,270 property tax abatement
RTS PACKAGING LLC WestRock Maine state 2014 $4,160 property tax abatement
PRATT INDUSTRIES INC Pratt Industries Ohio state 2014 $3,000,000 loan or bond financing
Download results as CSV or XML (maximum 10,000; for access to larger downloads contact Kasia Tarczynska)