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
Ball Corporation Ball Corp. North Carolina local 2012 $188,292 grant
Ball Corporation Ball Corp. North Carolina local 2012 $184,578 grant
Amcor Amcor North Carolina local 2013 $171,593 grant
Amcor Amcor North Carolina local 2013 $168,209 grant
Sealed Air Sealed Air North Carolina local 2011 $110,000 grant
Sealed Air Sealed Air North Carolina local 2013 $24,000 grant
Amcor Rigid Plastics, Inc. Amcor Florida local 2011 $17,400 grant
Sealed Air Sealed Air North Carolina local 2013 undisclosed grant
Sealed Air Corporation Sealed Air North Carolina local 2014 undisclosed grant
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
Ardagh Metal Packaging, Inc. Ardagh Packaging Group Nevada state 2016 $531,000 grant
Ardagh Metal Packaging Ardagh Packaging Group Virginia state 2014 $750,000 grant
International Paper International Paper Virginia state 2013 $350,000 grant
Pratt Industries Pratt Industries Wisconsin state 2016 $700,000 grant
Pratt Industries, Inc. Pratt Industries Tennessee state 2017 $36,500 grant
SILGAN PLASTIC FOOD CONTAINERS CORP Silgan Arkansas state 2018 $1,880,000 grant
Ball Metal Beverage Corp. Ball Corp. Arizona state 2018 $750,000 grant
OWENS-ILLINOIS GENERAL INC O-I Glass Ohio state 2017 $65,368 grant
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Virginia state 2016 $250,000 grant
Kendall Packaging Corporation Kendall Packaging Kansas state 2017 undisclosed grant
Kendall Packaging Corporation Kendall Packaging Kansas state 2018 undisclosed grant
Sonoco Products Sonoco Products Tennessee state 2019 $94,000 grant
Kendall Packaging Corporation Kendall Packaging Kansas state 2019 undisclosed grant
Kevothermal Sealed Air New Mexico State 2019 $300,000 grant
Cascades Holding US Inc. Cascades Inc. North Carolina state 2018 $468,000 grant
Cascades Tissue Group Cascades Inc. North Carolina state 2017 $402,000 grant
Ardagh Glass Inc. Ardagh Packaging Group North Carolina state 2019 $200,000 grant
International Paper International Paper United States federal 2009 $50,000,000 federal tax-exempt bond
International Paper International Paper United States federal 2010 $50,000,000 federal tax-exempt bond
International Paper International Paper United States federal 2009 $3,030,000 federal tax-exempt bond
International Paper International Paper United States federal 2009 $6,865,000 federal tax-exempt bond
International Paper International Paper United States federal 2009 $7,000,000 federal tax-exempt bond
International Paper International Paper United States federal 2009 $3,625,000 federal tax-exempt bond
International Paper International Paper United States federal 2009 $3,855,000 federal tax-exempt bond
International Paper International Paper United States federal 2010 $20,000,000 federal tax-exempt bond
Central National-Gottesman Inc. Central National-Gottesman United States federal 2012 $173,435 federal loan or loan guarantee
Central National-Gottesman Inc. Central National-Gottesman United States federal 2009 $211,125 federal loan or loan guarantee
Central National-Gottesman Inc. Central National-Gottesman United States federal 2011 $251,567 federal loan or loan guarantee
Central National-Gottesman Inc. Central National-Gottesman United States federal 2011 $389,930 federal loan or loan guarantee
Central National-Gottesman Inc. Central National-Gottesman United States federal 2012 $408,083 federal loan or loan guarantee
Central National-Gottesman Inc. Central National-Gottesman United States federal 2012 $432,080 federal loan or loan guarantee
Central National-Gottesman Inc. Central National-Gottesman United States federal 2009 $530,178 federal loan or loan guarantee
Central National-Gottesman Inc. Central National-Gottesman United States federal 2011 $611,271 federal loan or loan guarantee
Central National-Gottesman Inc. Central National-Gottesman United States federal 2014 $614,003 federal loan or loan guarantee
Central National-Gottesman Inc. Central National-Gottesman United States federal 2013 $625,149 federal loan or loan guarantee
Central National-Gottesman Inc. Central National-Gottesman United States federal 2011 $633,328 federal loan or loan guarantee
Central National-Gottesman Inc. Central National-Gottesman United States federal 2010 $658,976 federal loan or loan guarantee
Central National-Gottesman Inc. Central National-Gottesman United States federal 2009 $725,373 federal loan or loan guarantee
Central National-Gottesman Inc. Central National-Gottesman United States federal 2010 $780,974 federal loan or loan guarantee
Central National-Gottesman Inc. Central National-Gottesman United States federal 2011 $787,841 federal loan or loan guarantee
Central National-Gottesman Inc. Central National-Gottesman United States federal 2010 $907,307 federal loan or loan guarantee
Central National-Gottesman Inc. Central National-Gottesman United States federal 2011 $919,445 federal loan or loan guarantee
Central National-Gottesman Inc. Central National-Gottesman United States federal 2012 $921,805 federal loan or loan guarantee
Central National-Gottesman Inc. Central National-Gottesman United States federal 2013 $1,198,866 federal loan or loan guarantee
Central National-Gottesman Inc. Central National-Gottesman United States federal 2011 $1,210,008 federal loan or loan guarantee
Heinzel Import-Export Inc. Heinzel United States federal 2009 $611,473 federal loan or loan guarantee
Heinzel Import-Export Inc. Heinzel United States federal 2009 $789,888 federal loan or loan guarantee
Heinzel Import-Export, Inc. Heinzel United States federal 2009 $124,907 federal loan or loan guarantee
Heinzel Import-Export, Inc. Heinzel United States federal 2010 $217,974 federal loan or loan guarantee
Heinzel Import-Export, Inc. Heinzel United States federal 2012 $249,852 federal loan or loan guarantee
Heinzel Import-Export, Inc. Heinzel United States federal 2012 $253,483 federal loan or loan guarantee
Heinzel Import-Export, Inc. Heinzel United States federal 2009 $349,800 federal loan or loan guarantee
Heinzel Import-Export, Inc. Heinzel United States federal 2011 $351,852 federal loan or loan guarantee
Heinzel Import-Export, Inc. Heinzel United States federal 2012 $356,001 federal loan or loan guarantee
Heinzel Import-Export, Inc. Heinzel United States federal 2012 $642,342 federal loan or loan guarantee
Heinzel Import-Export, Inc. Heinzel United States federal 2013 $673,710 federal loan or loan guarantee
Heinzel Import-Export, Inc. Heinzel United States federal 2012 $688,026 federal loan or loan guarantee
Heinzel Import-Export, Inc. Heinzel United States federal 2011 $691,317 federal loan or loan guarantee
Heinzel Import-Export, Inc. Heinzel United States federal 2011 $741,489 federal loan or loan guarantee
Heinzel Import-Export, Inc. Heinzel United States federal 2012 $781,734 federal loan or loan guarantee
Heinzel Import-Export, Inc. Heinzel United States federal 2010 $936,353 federal loan or loan guarantee
Heinzel Import-Export, Inc. Heinzel United States federal 2009 $955,157 federal loan or loan guarantee
Heinzel Import-Export, Inc. Heinzel United States federal 2012 $1,084,281 federal loan or loan guarantee
Heinzel Import-Export, Inc. Heinzel United States federal 2012 $1,525,535 federal loan or loan guarantee
Heinzel Import-Export, Inc. Heinzel United States federal 2013 $1,876,366 federal loan or loan guarantee
Heinzel Import-Export, Inc. Heinzel United States federal 2012 $1,970,466 federal loan or loan guarantee
Heinzel Import-Export, Inc. Heinzel United States federal 2013 $2,531,472 federal loan or loan guarantee
Heinzel Import-Export, Inc. Heinzel United States federal 2012 $4,343,116 federal loan or loan guarantee
Heinzel Import-Export, Inc. Heinzel United States federal 2009 $7,907,243 federal loan or loan guarantee
Heinzel Import-Export, Inc. Heinzel United States federal 2012 $8,075,474 federal loan or loan guarantee
Heinzel Import-Export, Inc. Heinzel United States federal 2013 $12,896,876 federal loan or loan guarantee
Heinzel Import-Export, Inc. Heinzel United States federal 2014 $15,083,319 federal loan or loan guarantee
International Paper Company International Paper United States federal 2010 $1,671,650 federal loan or loan guarantee
International Paper Company International Paper United States federal 2011 $2,913,398 federal loan or loan guarantee
International Paper Company International Paper United States federal 2010 $3,245,608 federal loan or loan guarantee
Appvion, Inc. Appvion United States federal 2009 $3,420,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
Appvion, Inc. Appvion United States federal 2012 $4,050,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
Appvion, Inc. Appvion United States federal 2013 $4,050,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
Appvion, Inc. Appvion United States federal 2010 $4,050,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
Appvion, Inc. Appvion United States federal 2014 $4,050,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
Boise White Paper Llc Packaging Corporation of America United States federal 2007 $270,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
Caraustar Industries, Inc. Greif United States federal 2014 $675,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
International Paper Company International Paper United States federal 2013 $4,050,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
International Paper Company International Paper United States federal 2013 $135,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
International Paper Company International Paper United States federal 2013 $180,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
International Paper Company International Paper United States federal 2013 $270,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
International Paper Company International Paper United States federal 2014 $270,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
International Paper Company International Paper United States federal 2014 $270,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
International Paper Company International Paper United States federal 2009 $4,500,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
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