Subsidy Tracker: Industry Summary Page

Major Industry: 
paper and packaging
Subsidy Total: 
$2,192,392,237
Number of Awards: 
2,470
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 2011.

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$400,253,329393
Stora Enso$277,344,9775
WestRock$271,265,703278
Cascades Inc.$171,511,954115
Domtar$163,680,75874
Packaging Corporation of America$137,982,372137
Ball Corp.$115,525,765190
Berry Global$91,054,30992
Graphic Packaging$84,191,935116
Verso Corporation$82,316,73428


Individual Subsidy Records:

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Company Parent Location Subsidy Source Year Subsidy Value Loan/Bailout Valuesort icon Type of Subsidy
BALL AEROSPACE & TECHNOLOGIES CORP. Ball Corp. United States federal 2018 $1,914,980 federal grant
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Indiana local 2018 $1,890,790 property tax abatement
SILGAN PLASTIC FOOD CONTAINERS CORP Silgan Arkansas state 2018 $1,880,000 grant
Ardagh Metal Packaging USA, Inc. Ardagh Packaging Group New York state 2012 $1,865,246 enterprise zone
Verso Paper Verso Corporation Michigan state 2010 $1,849,000 tax credit/rebate
Plastipak Packaging, Inc. Plastipak Louisiana local 2017 $1,802,409 property tax abatement
S D WARREN CO Sappi Maine state 2016 $1,704,381 property tax abatement
BALL AEROSPACE & TECHNOLOGIES CORP. Ball Corp. United States federal 2018 $1,675,847 federal grant
STORA ENSO NORTH AMERICA CORP Stora Enso United States federal 2008 $1,654,791 federal grant
STORA ENSO NORTH AMERICA CORP Stora Enso United States federal 2008 $1,654,791 federal grant
BALL AEROSPACE & TECHNOLOGIES CORP. Ball Corp. United States federal 2018 $1,654,747 federal grant
International Paper Company International Paper Oklahoma state 2016 $1,652,438 property tax abatement
Sealed Air Corporation Sealed Air North Carolina local 2014 $1,622,569 grant
Impress USA, Inc. Ardagh Packaging Group New York state 2010 $1,621,084 enterprise zone
VERSO PAPER LLC Verso Corporation Maine state 2016 $1,612,353 property tax abatement
Solvay Paperboard, LLC WestRock New York state 2009 $1,611,677 enterprise zone
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2009 $1,603,035 property tax abatement
Ardagh Metal Packaging USA, Inc. Ardagh Packaging Group New York state 2013 $1,595,542 enterprise zone
BALL AEROSPACE & TECHNOLOGIES CORP Ball Corp. New Mexico state 2013 $1,580,871 tax credit/rebate
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2016 $1,556,941 property tax abatement
Solvay Paperboard, LLC WestRock New York state 2007 $1,521,875 enterprise zone
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2015 $1,512,027 property tax abatement
Sealed Air Corporation (US) Sealed Air Kentucky state 2008 $1,500,000 tax credit/rebate
Sealed Air Corporation (US) Sealed Air Kentucky state 2012 $1,500,000 tax credit/rebate
Domtar Paper Company LLC Domtar North Carolina local 2015 $1,500,000 grant
Berry Plastics Opco, Inc. Berry Global Indiana state 2018 $1,500,000 tax credit/rebate
BALL AEROSPACE & TECHNOLOGIES CORP. Ball Corp. United States federal 2016 $1,497,576 federal grant
S DWARRENCO Sappi Maine state 2017 $1,463,293 property tax abatement
Amcor Rigid Plastics USA, Inc. Amcor Iowa state 2012 $1,450,000 tax credit/rebate
Amcor Rigid Plastics USA, Inc Amcor Iowa state 2012 $1,450,000 grant
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana local 2017 $1,425,090 property tax abatement
International Paper International Paper Oregon state 2018 $1,423,989 property tax abatement
International Paper- Ticonderoga Mill International Paper New York state 2003 $1,420,000 enterprise zone
Silgan Containers Mfg. Corp. 07-EZ-030 Silgan Iowa state 2006 $1,403,750 enterprise zone
BALL AEROSPACE & TECHNOLOGIES CORP. Ball Corp. United States federal 2018 $1,400,000 federal grant
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana local 2014 $1,370,451 property tax abatement
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2013 $1,368,879 tax credit/rebate
Ardagh Metal Packaging USA, Inc. Ardagh Packaging Group New York state 2014 $1,331,811 enterprise zone
Curwood, Inc. Amcor Iowa state 2012 $1,329,625 grant
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2012 $1,250,704 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2011 $1,239,968 tax credit/rebate
Ardagh Glass Inc. Ardagh Packaging Group Louisiana local 2014 $1,219,196 property tax abatement
Kapstone Kraft Paper Corporation WestRock North Carolina state 2012 $1,214,408 tax credit/rebate
Domtar Paper Company, LLC Domtar Kentucky state 1992 $1,200,000 tax credit/rebate
BALL AEROSPACE & TECHNOLOGIES CORP. Ball Corp. United States federal 2012 $1,192,798 federal grant
Temple Inland Inc. International Paper Louisiana state 2016 $1,179,309 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 California state 2014 $1,150,000 tax credit/rebate
MW Custom Papers, LLC WestRock New York state 2001 $1,125,045 enterprise zone
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Indiana state 2013 $1,123,756 training reimbursement
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER AND PACKAGING, INC. WestRock Washington state 2017 $1,104,400 tax credit/rebate
Verso Paper Verso Corporation Michigan state 2010 $1,104,000 tax credit/rebate
International Paper- Ticonderoga Mill International Paper New York state 2004 $1,100,000 enterprise zone
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana local 2014 $1,090,211 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Missouri state 2011 $1,085,202 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2010 $1,083,117 tax credit/rebate
NEWPAGE WISCONSIN SYSTEM INC. Verso Corporation United States federal 2017 $1,077,899 federal grant
Smurfit-Stone Container WestRock Louisiana state 2009 $1,077,680 property tax abatement
VERSO PAPER LLC Verso Corporation Maine state 2017 $1,047,253 property tax abatement
BALL AEROSPACE & TECHNOLOGIES CORP. Ball Corp. United States federal 2018 $1,040,004 federal grant
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana local 2017 $1,029,023 property tax abatement
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2014 $1,020,835 tax credit/rebate
Continental PET Tech, Inc. Owens-Illinois Nevada state 2000 $1,007,982 tax credit/rebate
Boise White Paper LLc Packaging Corporation of America Oregon state 2007 $1,006,610 tax credit/rebate
AptarGroup, Inc. AptarGroup North Carolina state 2011 $1,006,400 grant
MeadWestvaco WestRock Virginia state 2011 $1,000,000 grant
Ardagh Glass Inc. Ardagh Packaging Group Indiana state 2015 $1,000,000 tax credit/rebate
Domtar Paper Company, LLC Domtar Kentucky state 2018 $1,000,000 tax credit/rebate
Dart Container Corporation Dart Container Michigan state 2018 $1,000,000 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2008 $990,513 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER AND PACKAGING, INC. WestRock Washington state 2016 $987,080 tax credit/rebate
Captive Plastics LLC dba Berry Plastics Berry Global New York state 2015 $979,002 tax credit/rebate
BALL AEROSPACE & TECHNOLOGIES CORP. Ball Corp. United States federal 2018 $977,565 federal grant
DOMTAR MAINE CORP Domtar Maine state 2009 $963,224 property tax abatement
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2015 $954,743 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER AND PACKAGING, INC. WestRock Washington state 2015 $954,743 tax credit/rebate
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2016 $950,233 property tax abatement
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
BALL AEROSPACE & TECHNOLOGIES CORP. Ball Corp. United States federal 2018 $948,325 federal grant
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana local 2017 $943,176 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2009 $921,053 property tax abatement
Greif, Inc. Greif Louisiana state 2009 $912,243 property tax abatement
Boise Paper Packaging Corporation of America Oregon state 2013 $907,066 tax credit/rebate
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2008 $900,013 property tax abatement
Sonoco Protective Solutions, Inc. Sonoco Products Kentucky state 2016 $900,000 tax credit/rebate
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2015 $897,413 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2009 $896,201 property tax abatement
BALL AEROSPACE & TECHNOLOGIES CORP. Ball Corp. United States federal 2012 $884,496 federal grant
Temple-Inland International Paper Louisiana state 2011 $880,784 property tax abatement
Solvay Paperboard, LLC WestRock New York state 2012 $879,837 enterprise zone
DOMTAR MAINE CORP Domtar Maine state 2010 $879,828 property tax abatement
Temple-Inland International Paper Louisiana state 2011 $879,789 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana local 2014 $872,537 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana local 2014 $869,797 property tax abatement
Temple Inland Inc. International Paper Louisiana state 2016 $869,619 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
Temple Inland Inc. International Paper Louisiana state 2015 $868,813 property tax abatement
Temple Inland Inc. International Paper Louisiana state 2015 $866,292 property tax abatement
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