Subsidy Tracker: Industry Summary Page

Major Industry: 
paper and packaging
Subsidy Total: 
$2,480,653,348
Number of Awards: 
2,792
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$409,545,372409
WestRock$278,281,289306
Stora Enso$277,344,9775
Domtar Corp.$215,052,04683
Cascades Inc.$201,044,448137
Ball Corp.$175,983,409219
Packaging Corporation of America$140,666,195148
Berry Global$91,148,24196
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 Value Type of Subsidysort icon
NORAMPAC INDUSTRIES INC. Cascades Inc. New York state 2011 $5,990 tax credit/rebate
Rock-Tenn Converting Company WestRock North Carolina state 2012 $7,338 tax credit/rebate
Pratt Jet Corr, Inc. Pratt Industries North Carolina state 2012 $16,500 tax credit/rebate
Cascades Holding, US, Inc. Cascades Inc. North Carolina state 2012 $25,361 tax credit/rebate
Dart Container Corporation Dart Container North Carolina state 2012 $35,678 tax credit/rebate
Cascades Moulded Pulp, Inc. Cascades Inc. North Carolina state 2012 $38,203 tax credit/rebate
Packaging Corporation of America Packaging Corporation of America North Carolina state 2012 $72,239 tax credit/rebate
AG Industries, Inc. WestRock North Carolina state 2012 $105,826 tax credit/rebate
Silgan Can Company Silgan North Carolina state 2012 $126,400 tax credit/rebate
Packaging Corporation of America Packaging Corporation of America North Carolina state 2012 $137,500 tax credit/rebate
Attends Healthcare Products, Inc. Domtar Corp. North Carolina state 2012 $285,000 tax credit/rebate
Pratt Jet Corr, Inc. Pratt Industries North Carolina state 2012 $304,615 tax credit/rebate
Rock-Tenn Converting Company WestRock North Carolina state 2012 $456,164 tax credit/rebate
Attends Healthcare Products, Inc. Domtar Corp. North Carolina state 2012 $674,247 tax credit/rebate
Kapstone Kraft Paper Corporation WestRock North Carolina state 2012 $1,214,408 tax credit/rebate
International Paper Company International Paper North Carolina state 2012 $3,310,270 tax credit/rebate
AG Industries, Inc. WestRock North Carolina state 2012 $1,420 tax credit/rebate
MeadWestvaco Corporation WestRock North Carolina state 2012 $14,655 tax credit/rebate
Rexam Beverage Can Company Ball Corp. North Carolina state 2012 $21,358 tax credit/rebate
Domtar Corporation Domtar Corp. North Carolina state 2012 $145,403 tax credit/rebate
RockTenn CP, LLC and Rock-Tenn Services Inc. WestRock Indiana state 2006 $520,000 tax credit/rebate
Rexam Consumer Plastics Inc. Berry Global Indiana state 2011 $200,000 tax credit/rebate
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Indiana state 2013 $11,794,000 tax credit/rebate
RockTenn CP, LLC and Rock-Tenn Services Inc. WestRock Indiana state 2006 $270,000 tax credit/rebate
Rexam Consumer Plastics Inc. Berry Global Indiana state 2011 $50,000 tax credit/rebate
Robb Container Corporation Pretium Packaging Indiana state 2011 $100,000 tax credit/rebate
Huhtamaki, Inc. Huhtamaki Oyj Indiana state 2013 $115,000 tax credit/rebate
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Indiana state 2013 $19,920,015 tax credit/rebate
Ball Metal Food Container Corp. Ball Corp. West Virginia state 2007 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Ball Metal Food Container Corp. Ball Corp. West Virginia state 2007 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
GREIF, Inc. Greif Inc. West Virginia state 2007 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Captive Plastics, LLC Berry Global Kentucky state 2013 $200,000 tax credit/rebate
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Kentucky state 2012 $10,000,000 tax credit/rebate
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Kentucky state 2012 $450,000 tax credit/rebate
Sealed Air Corporation (US) Sealed Air Corp. Kentucky state 2012 $1,500,000 tax credit/rebate
Amcor Rigid Plastics USA, Inc. Amcor Iowa state 2012 $1,450,000 tax credit/rebate
Amcor Rigid Plastics USA, Inc Amcor Pennsylvania state $50,000 tax credit/rebate
Domtar Corporation Domtar Corp. North Carolina state 2011 $288,609 tax credit/rebate
Domtar Corporation Domtar Corp. North Carolina state 2012 $304,165 tax credit/rebate
Sonoco Recycling, Inc. Sonoco Products North Carolina state 2012 $100,021 tax credit/rebate
Domtar Corporation Domtar Corp. North Carolina state 2010 $95,071 tax credit/rebate
Sonoco Recycling, Inc Sonoco Products North Carolina state 2009 $26,864 tax credit/rebate
Sonoco Recycling, Inc. Sonoco Products North Carolina state 2008 $68,997 tax credit/rebate
Cryovac - Sealed Air Corporation Sealed Air Corp. South Carolina state 2012 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
GRAPHIC PACKAGING Graphic Packaging Arkansas state 2014 $331,156 tax credit/rebate
CRYOVAC INC Sealed Air Corp. Arkansas state 2014 $259,060 tax credit/rebate
GRAPHIC PACKAGING Graphic Packaging Arkansas state 2013 $315,152 tax credit/rebate
Packging Corporation of America Packaging Corporation of America Colorado state $25,386 tax credit/rebate
International Converter, Inc. Novolex Ohio state 1994 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Crown Cork & Seal Company (USA), Inc. Crown Holdings Inc. Ohio state 1994 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Ball Aerosol and Specialty Container Inc. Ball Corp. Ohio state 1995 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Burrows Paper Corporation Novolex Ohio state 1995 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
International Paper Company International Paper Ohio state 1995 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Great Lakes Corrugated Corp. Greif Inc. Ohio state 1995 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
International Paper Company International Paper Ohio state 1997 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
The Mead Corporation WestRock Ohio state 1998 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Greif, Inc. et al. Greif Inc. Ohio state 1999 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Pratt Industries dba Jet Corr, Inc. Pratt Industries Ohio state 1999 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
International Paper Company International Paper Ohio state 2001 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
International Paper Company International Paper Ohio state 2001 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
International Paper Company International Paper Ohio state 2001 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Riverwood International Corporation Graphic Packaging Ohio state 2001 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Huhtamaki, Inc. Huhtamaki Oyj Ohio state 2001 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
International Paper Company International Paper Ohio state 2001 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Burrows Paper Corporation Novolex Ohio state 2002 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Graphic Packaging International, Inc. Graphic Packaging Ohio state 2005 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Sonoco Products Company Sonoco Products Ohio state 2007 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Appleton Papers Inc. Appvion Ohio state 2007 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
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
SONOCO PLASTICS, INC Sonoco Products Missouri state 2012 $12,738 tax credit/rebate
Domtar Paper Company Domtar Corp. 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
CRYOVAC INC (dba. SEALED AIR CORP) Sealed Air Corp. Arkansas state 2014 $89,939 tax credit/rebate
BALL AEROSPACE & TECHNOLOGIES CORP Ball Corp. New Mexico state 2013 $1,580,871 tax credit/rebate
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 Corp. Washington state 2012 $36,108 tax credit/rebate
DOMTAR PAPER CO LLC Domtar Corp. 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
Aptar Group, Inc. AptarGroup Wisconsin state 2012 $2,300,000 tax credit/rebate
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