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 Sourcesort icon Year Subsidy Value Loan/Bailout Value Type of Subsidy
Cascades Moulded Pulp, Inc. Cascades Inc. North Carolina state 2014 $3,409 tax credit/rebate
Rexam Closure Systems, Inc. Berry Global North Carolina state 2014 $3,728 tax credit/rebate
Rexam Healthcare Packaging, Inc. Berry Global North Carolina state 2014 $12,023 tax credit/rebate
Attends Healthcare Products, Inc. Domtar North Carolina state 2014 $13,871 tax credit/rebate
A G Industries, Inc. WestRock North Carolina state 2014 $24,329 tax credit/rebate
AEP Industries, Inc. Berry Global North Carolina state 2014 $29,210 tax credit/rebate
Cascades Holding, US, Inc. Cascades Inc. North Carolina state 2014 $54,169 tax credit/rebate
Ardagh Metal Packaging USA Ardagh Packaging Group Nevada state 2013 $74,108 tax credit/rebate
Ardagh Metal Packaging, Inc. Ardagh Packaging Group Nevada state 2013 $630,000 grant
Ardagh Metal Packaging USA Ardagh Packaging Group Nevada state 2013 $2,225,511 tax credit/rebate
Ardagh Metal Packaging USA Ardagh Packaging Group Nevada state 2013 $3,381,357 tax credit/rebate
Berry Plastics Corp. (Pliant, LLC) Berry Global Oklahoma state 2013 $950,000 industrial revenue bond
International Paper International Paper Oklahoma state 2014 $12,000,000 industrial revenue bond
Orchids Paper Products Co. Cascades Inc. Oklahoma state 2014 $3,500,000 industrial revenue bond
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Texas state 2007 undisclosed enterprise zone
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Texas state 2007 undisclosed enterprise zone
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Texas state 2008 undisclosed enterprise zone
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Texas state 2012 undisclosed enterprise zone
OWENS-BROCKWAY GLASS CONTAINER INC. O-I Glass Texas state 1997 undisclosed enterprise zone
OWENS-BROCKWAY GLASS CONTAINER INC. O-I Glass Texas state 2009 undisclosed enterprise zone
MEADWESTVACO TEXAS, L.P. WestRock Texas state 2009 undisclosed enterprise zone
MEADWESTVACO TEXAS, L.P. WestRock Texas state 2009 undisclosed enterprise zone
Sealed Air Corporation Sealed Air North Carolina state 2014 $48,956,000 grant
GREEN BAY PACKAGING INC Green Bay Packaging Arkansas state 2015 $32,686 training reimbursement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper California state 2014 $134,412 training reimbursement
BALL METAL FOOD CONTAINER, LLC Ball Corp. California state 2014 $309,232 training reimbursement
AMCOR PACKAGING DISTRIBUTION Amcor California state 2014 $122,178 training reimbursement
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Indiana state 2015 $2,350,000 tax credit/rebate
Ardagh Glass Inc. Ardagh Packaging Group Indiana state 2015 $3,175,000 tax credit/rebate
Amcor Rigid Plastics USA, LLC Amcor Kentucky state 2015 $250,000 tax credit/rebate
VERSO BUCKSPORT POWER LLC Verso Corporation Maine state 2015 $228,966 property tax abatement
CASCADES AUBURN FIBER INC Cascades Inc. Maine state 2015 $66,452 property tax abatement
HUHTAMAKI INC Huhtamaki Oyj Maine state 2015 $137,494 property tax abatement
SONOCO PRODUCTS CO Sonoco Products Maine state 2015 $12,367 property tax abatement
VERSO PAPER LLC Verso Corporation Maine state 2015 $2,464,498 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Maine state 2015 $64,013 property tax abatement
Captive Plastics LLC dba Berry Plastics Berry Global New York state 2015 $979,002 tax credit/rebate
Attends Healthcare Products, Inc. Domtar North Carolina state 2014 $38,933 tax credit/rebate
Domtar Corporation Domtar North Carolina state 2014 $26,621 tax credit/rebate
Amcor Rigid Plastics USA, Inc. Amcor North Carolina state 2014 $20,987 tax credit/rebate
AptarGroup, Inc. AptarGroup North Carolina state 2014 $6,988 tax credit/rebate
Amcor Tobacco Packaging Americas Amcor North Carolina state 2014 $4,507 tax credit/rebate
Ball Metal Food Container, LLC Ball Corp. Ohio state 2015 $434,000 tax credit/rebate
Graphic Packaging International, Inc. Graphic Packaging Ohio state 2014 $15,005 tax credit/rebate
International Paper Company International Paper Ohio state 2014 $436,596 tax credit/rebate
Rexam Beverage Can Company Ball Corp. Ohio state 2013 $154,828 tax credit/rebate
Green Bay Packaging Green Bay Packaging Ohio state 2013 $56,866 tax credit/rebate
Berry Plastics SP, Inc. Berry Global Pennsylvania state 2014 $63,918 tax credit/rebate
Dart Container Corporation of Pennsylvania Dart Container Pennsylvania state 2014 $47,283 tax credit/rebate
Crown Cork & Seal USA, Inc. Crown Holdings Pennsylvania state 2014 $15,379 tax credit/rebate
SILGAN CONTAINERS MANUFACTURING CORPORATION Silgan Washington state 2014 $16,671 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2014 $1,020,835 tax credit/rebate
BOISE WHITE PAPER LLC Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2014 $474,894 tax credit/rebate
WESTROCK CP, LLC WestRock Washington state 2014 $275,497 tax credit/rebate
BOISE PACKAGING & NEWSPRINT LLC Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2014 $231,403 tax credit/rebate
SIMPSON TACOMA KRAFT COMPANY LLC WestRock Washington state 2014 $176,183 tax credit/rebate
NIPPON PAPER INDUSTRIES USA CO LTD Nippon Paper Washington state 2014 $98,858 tax credit/rebate
CARAUSTAR MILL GROUP INC Greif Washington state 2014 $38,101 tax credit/rebate
DOMTAR INDUSTRIES LLC Domtar Washington state 2014 $20,263 tax credit/rebate
DOMTAR PAPER CO LLC Domtar Washington state 2014 $11,818 tax credit/rebate
SIMPSON TACOMA KRAFT COMPANY LLC WestRock Washington state 2014 $91,785 tax credit/rebate
BOISE WHITE PAPER LLC Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2014 $526,491 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2014 $341,107 tax credit/rebate
WESTROCK CP, LLC WestRock Washington state 2014 $204,821 tax credit/rebate
P H GLATFELTER COMPANY Glatfelter Washington state 2014 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Ardagh Metal Packaging Ardagh Packaging Group West Virginia state 2014 $1,960 training reimbursement
Alcan Packaging Amcor Wisconsin state 2007 $390,000 grant
Green Bay Packaging Green Bay Packaging Wisconsin state 2007 $615,000 grant
Appleton Coated LLC Appvion Wisconsin state 2015 $3,000,000 loan or bond financing
Appleton Coated LLC Appvion Wisconsin state 2015 $1,000,000 loan or bond financing
Bemis Healthcare Packaging, Inc. Amcor Wisconsin state 2015 $1,000,000 loan or bond financing
Bemis Healthcare Packaging, Inc. Amcor Wisconsin state 2015 $1,000,000 loan or bond financing
Captive Plastics, LLC Berry Global Wisconsin state 2015 $350,000 loan or bond financing
Pratt Industries, Inc. Pratt Industries Wisconsin state 2015 $1,750,000 loan or bond financing
Pratt Industries, Inc. Pratt Industries Wisconsin state 2015 $2,400,000 tax credit/rebate
Silgan White Cap LLC Silgan Illinois state 2012 $144,413 tax credit/rebate
Solo Cup Operating Corporation Dart Container Illinois state 2014 $60,741 tax credit/rebate
International Paper International Paper Illinois state 2012 $949,445 infrastructure assistance
International Paper International Paper Illinois state 2013 $949,445 infrastructure assistance
Sonoco Protective Solutions Sonoco Products Michigan state 2014 $21,150 training reimbursement
GLATFELTER ADVANCED MATERIALS NA INC Glatfelter Arkansas state 2016 $2,000,000 grant
International Paper Company International Paper Colorado state 2015 $44,910 tax credit/rebate
Packaging Corporation of America Packaging Corporation of America Colorado state 2014 $14,237 tax credit/rebate
International Paper Company International Paper Colorado state 2014 $13,161 tax credit/rebate
Tharco Containers, Inc. Packaging Corporation of America Colorado state 2013 $11,133 tax credit/rebate
Tharco Containers, Inc Packaging Corporation of America Colorado state 2014 $4,285 tax credit/rebate
Packaging Corporation of America Packaging Corporation of America Colorado state 2013 $3,269 tax credit/rebate
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2015 $16,463,820 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2015 $5,242,494 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2015 $2,976,985 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2015 $1,512,027 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2015 $1,177,168 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2015 $897,413 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2015 $845,604 property tax abatement
Temple Inland Inc. International Paper Louisiana state 2015 $869,474 property tax abatement
Temple Inland Inc. International Paper Louisiana state 2015 $869,430 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2015 $844,956 property tax abatement
Temple Inland Inc. International Paper Louisiana state 2015 $868,813 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2015 $675,573 property tax abatement
Temple Inland Inc. International Paper Louisiana state 2015 $866,292 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2015 $841,326 property tax abatement
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