Subsidy Tracker: Industry Summary Page

Major Industry: 
paper and packaging
Subsidy Total: 
$2,480,653,348
Number of Awards: 
2,792
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$409,545,372409
WestRock$278,281,289306
Stora Enso$277,344,9775
Domtar Corp.$215,052,04683
Cascades Inc.$201,044,448137
Ball Corp.$175,983,409219
Packaging Corporation of America$140,666,195148
Berry Global$91,148,24196
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
NIPPON DYNAWAVE PACKAGING COMPANY, LLC Nippon Paper Washington state 2017 $591,931 tax credit/rebate
WESTROCK CP, LLC WestRock Washington state 2017 $500,237 tax credit/rebate
BOISE WHITE PAPER, L.L.C. Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2017 $414,834 tax credit/rebate
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Washington state 2017 $320,131 tax credit/rebate
PACKAGING CORPORATION OF AMERICA Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2017 $241,990 tax credit/rebate
BOISE PACKAGING & NEWSPRINT, L.L.C. Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2017 $150,083 tax credit/rebate
CARAUSTAR MILL GROUP, INC. Greif Inc. Washington state 2017 $41,809 tax credit/rebate
DOMTAR PAPER COMPANY, LLC Domtar Corp. Washington state 2017 $9,921 tax credit/rebate
NIPPON PAPER INDUSTRIES USA CO., LTD. Nippon Paper Washington state 2017 $8,459 tax credit/rebate
Kendall Packaging Corporation Kendall Packaging Kansas state 2017 undisclosed grant
Graphic Packaging International, Inc. Graphic Packaging Virginia state 2017 $45,000 training reimbursement
Amcor Packaging USA, Inc. Amcor North Carolina state 2017 $227,170 tax credit/rebate
WestRock Converting Company WestRock North Carolina state 2017 $216,717 tax credit/rebate
Ball Metal Beverage Container Corp. Ball Corp. North Carolina state 2017 $198,149 tax credit/rebate
Kapstone Kraft Paper Corporation WestRock North Carolina state 2017 $186,002 tax credit/rebate
Attends Healthcare Products, Inc. Domtar Corp. North Carolina state 2017 $92,257 tax credit/rebate
Packaging Corporation of America Packaging Corporation of America North Carolina state 2017 $86,891 tax credit/rebate
Sonoco Plastics, Inc. Sonoco Products North Carolina state 2017 $83,350 tax credit/rebate
Dart Container Corporation Dart Container North Carolina state 2017 $69,422 tax credit/rebate
AptarGroup, Inc. AptarGroup North Carolina state 2017 $46,360 tax credit/rebate
Rexam Beverage Can Company Ball Corp. North Carolina state 2017 $34,088 tax credit/rebate
Cascades Holding US, Inc. Cascades Inc. North Carolina state 2017 $32,563 tax credit/rebate
Sealed Air Corporation (US) Sealed Air Corp. North Carolina state 2017 $17,688 tax credit/rebate
Silgan Containers Manufacturing Corporation Silgan North Carolina state 2017 $2,062 tax credit/rebate
WestRock RKT Company WestRock North Carolina state 2017 $8,403 tax credit/rebate
Amcor Packaging USA, Inc. Amcor North Carolina state 2017 $6,893 tax credit/rebate
WestRock Company WestRock North Carolina state 2017 $1,583 tax credit/rebate
Cascades Tissue Group Cascades Inc. North Carolina state 2017 $402,000 grant
International Paper Company International Paper North Carolina state 2017 $336,352 tax credit/rebate
Rexam Beverage Can Co. Ball Corp. North Carolina state 2017 $86,019 tax credit/rebate
AEP Industries, Inc. Berry Global North Carolina state 2017 $35,619 tax credit/rebate
Graphic Packaging International, Inc. Graphic Packaging North Carolina state 2017 $26,702 tax credit/rebate
Cascades Holding US, Inc. Cascades Inc. North Carolina state 2017 $16,009 tax credit/rebate
WestRock RKT Company WestRock North Carolina state 2017 $1,681 tax credit/rebate
Amcor Rigid Plastics, USA, LLC Amcor Ohio state 2017 undisclosed Enterprize Zone
Crown Cork & Seal USA, Inc. Crown Holdings Inc. New York state 2017 $8,100,000 tax credit/rebate
Westrock Company WestRock Mississippi state 2017 $320,000 grant
Westrock CP, LLC WestRock Mississippi state 2017 undisclosed grant
Pratt Paper (OH), LLC Pratt Industries Ohio state 2017 $1,250,000 tax credit/rebate
OWENS-ILLINOIS GENERAL INC O-I Glass Ohio state 2017 $65,368 grant
Cascades Holding US Inc. Cascades Inc. Oregon state 2017 $500,000 grant
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 Corp. 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
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