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
Sonoco Plastics, Inc. Sonoco Products North Carolina state 2015 $140,000 grant
Sealed Air Corporation Sealed Air North Carolina state 2016 $2,500,000 grant
Orchids Paper Products Cascades Inc. Tennessee state 2017 $50,000 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
Temple Inland Inc. International Paper Louisiana state 2016 $799,198 property tax abatement
Temple Inland Inc. International Paper Louisiana state 2016 $803,335 property tax abatement
Temple Inland Inc. International Paper Louisiana state 2016 $817,494 property tax abatement
Temple Inland Inc. International Paper Louisiana state 2016 $818,719 property tax abatement
Temple Inland Inc. International Paper Louisiana state 2016 $833,448 property tax abatement
Temple Inland Inc. International Paper Louisiana state 2016 $847,524 property tax abatement
Temple Inland Inc. International Paper Louisiana state 2016 $869,619 property tax abatement
Temple Inland Inc. International Paper Louisiana state 2016 $1,179,309 property tax abatement
Temple Inland Inc. International Paper Louisiana state 2016 $2,224,662 property tax abatement
Temple Inland Inc. International Paper Louisiana state 2016 $2,989,478 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2016 $76,146 property tax abatement
CASCADES AUBURN FIBER INC Cascades Inc. Maine state 2016 $77,037 property tax abatement
S D WARREN CO Sappi Maine state 2016 $1,704,381 property tax abatement
HUHTAMAKI INC Huhtamaki Oyj Maine state 2016 $171,252 property tax abatement
SONOCO PRODUCTS CO Sonoco Products Maine state 2016 $12,205 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Maine state 2016 $66,709 property tax abatement
VERSO PAPER LLC Verso Corporation Maine state 2016 $1,612,353 property tax abatement
Sealed Air Corporation (US) Sealed Air North Carolina state 2015 $1,171 tax credit/rebate
Caraustar Recovered Fiber Group, Inc. Greif North Carolina state 2015 $1,622 tax credit/rebate
Cascades Moulded Pulp, Inc. Cascades Inc. North Carolina state 2016 $2,123 tax credit/rebate
Amcor Tobacco Packaging Americas Amcor North Carolina state 2015 $3,739 tax credit/rebate
Amcor Flexibles Inc. Amcor North Carolina state 2015 $4,044 tax credit/rebate
Caraustar Industrial & Consumer Products Group, Inc Greif North Carolina state 2015 $5,856 tax credit/rebate
Caraustar Custom Packaging Group, Inc. Greif North Carolina state 2015 $6,261 tax credit/rebate
Amcor Flexibles, Inc. Amcor North Carolina state 2016 $6,732 tax credit/rebate
Amcor Rigid Plastics USA, Inc. Amcor North Carolina state 2015 $7,004 tax credit/rebate
Caraustar Custom Packaging Group, Inc. Greif North Carolina state 2016 $7,254 tax credit/rebate
Cascades Moulded Pulp, Inc. Cascades Inc. North Carolina state 2016 $7,516 tax credit/rebate
Dart Container Corporation Dart Container North Carolina state 2016 $9,499 tax credit/rebate
Caraustar Industrial And Consumer Products Group, Inc. Greif North Carolina state 2016 $10,646 tax credit/rebate
Packaging Corporation of America Packaging Corporation of America North Carolina state 2016 $10,751 tax credit/rebate
Amcor Tobacco Packaging Americas Amcor North Carolina state 2015 $10,978 tax credit/rebate
AptarGroup, Inc. AptarGroup North Carolina state 2015 $11,572 tax credit/rebate
Tin, Inc. International Paper North Carolina state 2016 $13,540 tax credit/rebate
Amcor Packaging USA, Inc. Amcor North Carolina state 2016 $14,671 tax credit/rebate
Sonoco Plastics, Inc. Sonoco Products North Carolina state 2015 $16,467 tax credit/rebate
Sealed Air Corporation (US) Sealed Air North Carolina state 2015 $17,687 tax credit/rebate
Rock-Tenn Company WestRock North Carolina state 2016 $19,002 tax credit/rebate
Domtar Corporation Domtar North Carolina state 2015 $20,500 tax credit/rebate
AptarGroup, Inc. AptarGroup North Carolina state 2015 $20,745 tax credit/rebate
AptarGroup, Inc. AptarGroup North Carolina state 2016 $22,855 tax credit/rebate
Rock-Tenn Company WestRock North Carolina state 2015 $23,610 tax credit/rebate
Pratt Jet Corr, Inc. Pratt Industries North Carolina state 2015 $24,094 tax credit/rebate
Sonoco Plastics, Inc. Sonoco Products North Carolina state 2016 $25,554 tax credit/rebate
Tin, Inc. International Paper North Carolina state 2015 $27,080 tax credit/rebate
Silgan Can Company Silgan North Carolina state 2015 $28,432 tax credit/rebate
Graphic Packaging International, Inc. Graphic Packaging North Carolina state 2016 $29,301 tax credit/rebate
Sonoco Plastics, Inc. Sonoco Products North Carolina state 2015 $29,305 tax credit/rebate
Rexam Beverage Can Company Ball Corp. North Carolina state 2016 $29,538 tax credit/rebate
Rexam Beverage Can Company Ball Corp. North Carolina state 2016 $30,524 tax credit/rebate
AptarGroup, Inc. AptarGroup North Carolina state 2016 $33,279 tax credit/rebate
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