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 Yearsort icon Subsidy Value Loan/Bailout Value Type of Subsidy
Fibermark North America, Inc. Neenah Paper New York state 2015 $13,722 enterprise zone
Fibermark North America, Inc. Neenah Paper New York state 2015 $13,722 enterprise zone
Plastipak Packaging, Inc/PAK Realty, LLC Plastipak Iowa state 2015 $848,835 tax credit/rebate
Silgan Containers Manufacturing Corporation Silgan Iowa state 2015 $4,300,000 grant/loan hybrid program
Silgan White Cap LLC Silgan Illinois state 2015 $127,750 tax credit/rebate
KapStone Container Corporation WestRock Illinois state 2015 $180,240 tax credit/rebate
Greif Inc. Greif Illinois state 2015 $47,503 tax credit/rebate
BEMIS CO, INC Amcor Oklahoma state 2015 $233,488 tax credit/rebate
OWENS BROCKWAY GLASS CONTAINER INC O-I Glass Oklahoma state 2015 $546,690 tax credit/rebate
ORCHIDS PAPER PRODUCTS COMPANY Cascades Inc. Oklahoma state 2015 $6,366,029 tax credit/rebate
P. H. GLATFELTER COMPANY Glatfelter Washington state 2015 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER AND PACKAGING, INC. WestRock Washington state 2015 $954,743 tax credit/rebate
BOISE WHITE PAPER, L.L.C. Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2015 $445,797 tax credit/rebate
WESTROCK CP, LLC WestRock Washington state 2015 $436,464 tax credit/rebate
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Washington state 2015 $260,927 tax credit/rebate
BOISE PACKAGING & NEWSPRINT, L.L.C. Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2015 $260,195 tax credit/rebate
NIPPON PAPER INDUSTRIES USA CO., LTD. Nippon Paper Washington state 2015 $59,774 tax credit/rebate
CARAUSTAR MILL GROUP, INC. Greif Washington state 2015 $42,232 tax credit/rebate
DOMTAR INDUSTRIES LLC Domtar Washington state 2015 $21,510 tax credit/rebate
DOMTAR PAPER COMPANY, LLC Domtar Washington state 2015 $10,934 tax credit/rebate
Ardagh Metal Packaging USA Ardagh Packaging Group West Virginia state 2015 $6,825 training reimbursement
BALL AEROSPACE & TECHNOLOGIES CORP. Ball Corp. United States federal 2016 $81,602 federal grant
BALL AEROSPACE & TECHNOLOGIES CORP. Ball Corp. United States federal 2016 $311,088 federal grant
BALL AEROSPACE & TECHNOLOGIES CORP. Ball Corp. United States federal 2016 $454,101 federal grant
BALL AEROSPACE & TECHNOLOGIES CORP. Ball Corp. United States federal 2016 $553,684 federal grant
BALL AEROSPACE & TECHNOLOGIES CORP. Ball Corp. United States federal 2016 $1,497,576 federal grant
GLATFELTER ADVANCED MATERIALS NA INC Glatfelter Arkansas state 2016 $2,000,000 grant
Shandong Sun Paper Industry Shandong Sun Paper Arkansas multiple 2016 $167,500,000 MEGADEAL
BALL AEROSPACE & TECHNOLOGIES CORP. Ball Corp. United States federal 2016 $20,891,885 federal grant
BALL AEROSPACE & TECHNOLOGIES CORP. Ball Corp. United States federal 2016 $235,583 federal grant
BALL AEROSPACE & TECHNOLOGIES CORP. Ball Corp. United States federal 2016 $400,000 federal grant
BALL AEROSPACE & TECHNOLOGIES CORP. Ball Corp. United States federal 2016 $32,452 federal grant
BALL AEROSPACE & TECHNOLOGIES CORP. Ball Corp. United States federal 2016 $300,000 federal grant
BALL AEROSPACE & TECHNOLOGIES CORP. Ball Corp. United States federal 2016 $196,000 federal grant
BALL AEROSPACE & TECHNOLOGIES CORP. Ball Corp. United States federal 2016 $607,840 federal grant
Owens-Brockway Glass Container Inc. O-I Glass Indiana state 2016 $50,000 training reimbursement
AEP Industries Inc. Berry Global Kentucky state 2016 $11,295 training reimbursement
Sonoco Protective Solutions, Inc. Sonoco Products Kentucky state 2016 $900,000 tax credit/rebate
Dart Container Corporation of Kentucky Dart Container Kentucky state 2016 $300,000 tax credit/rebate
Bemis Packaging, LLC Amcor Kentucky state 2016 $92,500 training reimbursement
WestRock Virginia Corporation WestRock Kentucky state 2016 $31,000 training reimbursement
OWENS-ILLINOIS GENERAL INC O-I Glass Ohio state 2016 $35,260 grant
Ball Metal Food Container, LLC Ball Corp. Ohio state 2016 $184,000 tax credit/rebate
Neenah Paper, Inc. Neenah Paper Wisconsin state 2016 $500,000 tax credit/rebate
Neenah Paper, Inc. Neenah Paper Wisconsin state 2016 $200,000 training reimbursement
Ball Metal Food Container LLC Ball Corp. Ohio local 2016 undisclosed property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper United States federal 2016 $299,700 federal loan or loan guarantee
International Paper Company International Paper United States federal 2016 $225,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
International Paper Company International Paper United States federal 2016 $126,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
International Paper Company International Paper United States federal 2016 $90,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
International Paper Company International Paper United States federal 2016 $90,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
International Paper Company International Paper United States federal 2016 $90,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
International Paper International Paper Louisiana state 2016 $3,187,000 enterprise zone
Sealed Air Corporation Sealed Air North Carolina state 2016 $2,500,000 grant
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2016 $262,901 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2016 $424,073 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2016 $437,981 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2016 $475,514 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2016 $479,068 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2016 $494,030 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2016 $540,232 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2016 $546,894 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2016 $550,809 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2016 $623,243 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2016 $624,043 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2016 $624,781 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2016 $730,693 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2016 $782,449 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2016 $496,589 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2016 $819,954 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2016 $823,386 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2016 $841,119 property tax abatement
WestRock CP LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2016 $182,892 property tax abatement
WestRock CP LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2016 $310,601 property tax abatement
WestRock CP LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2016 $420,714 property tax abatement
WestRock CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2016 $533,444 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2016 $42,157 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2016 $497,823 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2016 $675,704 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2016 $676,386 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2016 $677,064 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2016 $27,084 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2016 $165,984 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2016 $227,145 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2016 $362,905 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2016 $470,399 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2016 $542,275 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2016 $554,602 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2016 $595,476 property tax abatement
Shield Pack, LLC Amcor Louisiana state 2016 $710,329 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2016 $950,233 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2016 $1,556,941 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2016 $2,389,541 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2016 $5,464,288 property tax abatement
Temple Inland Inc. International Paper Louisiana state 2016 $575,062 property tax abatement
Temple Inland Inc. International Paper Louisiana state 2016 $671,019 property tax abatement
Temple Inland Inc. International Paper Louisiana state 2016 $681,257 property tax abatement
Temple Inland Inc. International Paper Louisiana state 2016 $749,330 property tax abatement
Temple Inland Inc. International Paper Louisiana state 2016 $789,042 property tax abatement
Temple Inland Inc. International Paper Louisiana state 2016 $789,449 property tax abatement
Temple Inland Inc. International Paper Louisiana state 2016 $797,914 property tax abatement
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