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 Value Type of Subsidysort icon
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2017 undisclosed property tax abatement
SILGAN CONTAINERS MANUFACTURING CORPORATION Silgan Tennessee local 2018 undisclosed property tax abatement
SILGAN CONTAINERS MANUFACTURING CORPORATION Silgan Tennessee local 2018 undisclosed property tax abatement
PACKAGING CORP OF AMERICA Packaging Corporation of America Tennessee local 2018 undisclosed property tax abatement
PACKAGING CORP OF AMERICA Packaging Corporation of America Tennessee local 2018 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2018 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2018 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2018 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2018 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2018 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2018 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2018 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2018 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2018 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2018 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2018 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2018 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2018 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2018 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Indiana Local 2019 $1,230,050 Property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Indiana Local 2020 $800,080 Property tax abatement
SAPPI NORTH AMERICA, INC Sappi Maine state 2018 $1,137,983 property tax abatement
SAPPI NORTH AMERICA, INC Sappi Maine state 2019 $1,137,983 property tax abatement
VERSO PAPER LLC Verso Corporation Maine state 2018 $475,928 property tax abatement
VERSO PAPER LLC Verso Corporation Maine state 2019 $475,928 property tax abatement
HUHTAMAKI INC Huhtamaki Oyj Maine state 2018 $361,692 property tax abatement
HUHTAMAKI INC Huhtamaki Oyj Maine state 2019 $361,692 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Maine state 2018 $37,331 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Maine state 2019 $37,331 property tax abatement
International Paper International Paper Oregon local 2019 $1,338,991 property tax abatement
Cascade Tissue Group - Scappoose Cascades Inc. Oregon local 2019 $763,693 property tax abatement
Cascade Tissue Group - St Helens Cascades Inc. Oregon local 2019 $405,049 property tax abatement
International Paper International Paper Oregon local 2019 $166,383 property tax abatement
Cascade Tissue Group - St Helens Cascades Inc. Oregon local 2019 $116,594 property tax abatement
Cascade Tissue Group - St Helens Cascades Inc. Oregon local 2019 $65,142 property tax abatement
SILGAN CONTAINERS MANUFACTURING CORPORATION Silgan Tennessee Local 2019 undisclosed property tax abatement
SILGAN CONTAINERS MANUFACTURING CORPORATION Silgan Tennessee Local 2019 undisclosed property tax abatement
PACKAGING CORP OF AMERICA Packaging Corporation of America Tennessee Local 2019 undisclosed property tax abatement
PACKAGING CORP OF AMERICA Packaging Corporation of America Tennessee Local 2019 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee Local 2019 undisclosed property tax abatement
SILGAN CONTAINERS MANUFACTURING CORP Silgan Tennessee Local 2020 undisclosed property tax abatement
SILGAN CONTAINERS MANUFACTURING CORP Silgan Tennessee Local 2020 undisclosed property tax abatement
PACKAGING CORPORATION OF AMERICA Packaging Corporation of America Tennessee Local 2020 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee Local 2020 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee Local 2020 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee Local 2020 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee Local 2020 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee Local 2020 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee Local 2020 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee Local 2020 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee Local 2020 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee Local 2020 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee Local 2020 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee Local 2020 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee Local 2020 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee Local 2020 undisclosed property tax abatement
Willamette Industries (facility now owned by Domtar Paper) Domtar Kentucky state 1998 $132,300,000 MEGADEAL
Blue Water Fiber Blue Water Fiber Michigan state 1994 $81,000,000 MEGADEAL
Virdia (formerly HCL Cleantech) Stora Enso Mississippi state 2012 $230,000,000 MEGADEAL
Norampac Industries (owned by Cascades Inc.) Cascades Inc. New York multiple 2011 $141,500,000 MEGADEAL
Shandong Sun Paper Industry Shandong Sun Paper Arkansas multiple 2016 $167,500,000 MEGADEAL
AEP Industries, Industries Berry Global Pennsylvania state $1,000,000 loan or bond financing
AEP Industries, Industries Berry Global Pennsylvania state $1,405,831 loan or bond financing
Appleton Papers Inc. Appvion Pennsylvania state $1,250,000 loan or bond financing
OWENS-BROCKWAY GLASS CONTAINER INC O-I Glass Ohio state 2011 $3,000,000 loan or bond financing
PRATT INDUSTRIES INC Pratt Industries Ohio state 2014 $3,000,000 loan or bond financing
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
OWENS-BROCKWAY GLASS CONTAINER INC O-I Glass Ohio state 2011 $3,000,000 loan or bond financing
Temple-Inland Inc. International Paper Missouri local 2015 undisclosed loan or bond financing
Green Bay Packaging Inc - Mill Division Green Bay Packaging Wisconsin state 2019 $150,000,000 loan or bond financing
International Paper International Paper Illinois state 2009 $949,445 infrastructure assistance
International Paper International Paper Illinois state 2012 $949,445 infrastructure assistance
International Paper International Paper Illinois state 2013 $949,445 infrastructure assistance
Kendall Packaging Corporation Kendall Packaging Wisconsin state 2011 $7,500,000 industrial revenue bond
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
Berry Plastics Berry Global Georgia local 2009 $4,000,000 industrial revenue bond
Silgan Containers Manufacturing Corporation Silgan Iowa state 2006 $200,000 grant/loan hybrid program
NewPage Corporation Verso Corporation Maryland state 2011 $92,000 grant/loan hybrid program
International Converter Novolex Mississippi state 2011 $300,000 grant/loan hybrid program
OWENS-BROCKWAY GLASS CONTAINER INC O-I Glass Ohio state 2013 $3,000,000 grant/loan hybrid program
Dart Container Corporation Dart Container Michigan state 2013 $3,000,000 grant/loan hybrid program
Silgan Containers Manufacturing Corporation Silgan Iowa state 2015 $4,300,000 grant/loan hybrid program
Central National-Gottesman, Inc dba A.T. Clayton Central National-Gottesman Connecticut state 2017 $100,000 grant/loan hybrid program
Owens-Brockway Glass Container, Inc. O-I Glass Colorado state 2003 $500,000 grant
Mead Westvaco WestRock Georgia state 2002 $250,000 grant
Graphic Packaging Corporation Graphic Packaging Georgia state 2004 $749,100 grant
UPM-RAFLATAC INC UPM Illinois state 2007 $21,639 grant
MeadWestvaco Consumer Packaging Group, LLC WestRock Illinois state 2005 $350,000 grant
Silgan Containers Mfg. Corp. Silgan Illinois state 2005 $750,000 grant
Mead Westvaco Corporation WestRock North Carolina state 2006 $6,910,000 grant
Bemis, Inc. Amcor Pennsylvania state $60,000 grant
Huhtamaki Flexibles Inc Huhtamaki Oyj Pennsylvania state $350,000 grant
Dart Container Corp Of Pennsylvania Dart Container Pennsylvania state $300,000 grant
Rexam Closure Systems, Inc. Berry Global Pennsylvania state $300,000 grant
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