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 Locationsort icon Subsidy Source Year Subsidy Value Loan/Bailout Value Type of Subsidy
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2010 $96,541 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2010 $93,889 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2010 $68,754 property tax abatement
Temple-Inland International Paper Louisiana state 2010 $47,929 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2010 $36,362 property tax abatement
Plastipak Packaging, Inc. Plastipak Louisiana state 2010 $20,271 property tax abatement
Shield Pack, LLC Amcor Louisiana state 2010 $17,413 property tax abatement
Temple-Inland International Paper Louisiana state 2010 $12,549 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2008 $2,660,782 tax credit/rebate
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2011 $734,412 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2011 $687,081 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2011 $669,876 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2011 $600,236 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2011 $643,683 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2011 $600,862 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2011 $505,276 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2011 $441,859 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2011 $421,492 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2011 $235,218 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2011 $686,668 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2011 $863,230 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2011 $860,123 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2011 $848,548 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2011 $846,741 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2011 $834,390 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2011 $777,732 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2011 $226,288 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2011 $68,531 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2011 $30,101 property tax abatement
MeadWestvaco Corporation South Carolina, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2011 $609,810 property tax abatement
Plastipak Packaging, Inc. Plastipak Louisiana state 2011 $40,027 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2011 $60,736 property tax abatement
Shield Pack, LLC Amcor Louisiana state 2011 $22,923 property tax abatement
Sonoco Products Company Sonoco Products Louisiana state 2011 $26,459 property tax abatement
Temple-Inland International Paper Louisiana state 2011 $880,784 property tax abatement
Temple-Inland International Paper Louisiana state 2011 $879,789 property tax abatement
Temple-Inland International Paper Louisiana state 2011 $853,447 property tax abatement
Temple-Inland International Paper Louisiana state 2011 $832,905 property tax abatement
Temple-Inland International Paper Louisiana state 2011 $339,555 property tax abatement
Temple-Inland International Paper Louisiana state 2011 $8,410 property tax abatement
Temple-Inland International Paper Louisiana state 2011 $435,157 property tax abatement
Temple-Inland International Paper Louisiana state 2011 $22,151 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2011 $3,147,500 enterprise zone
TIN Inc International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $2,290,000 enterprise zone
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2012 $6,331 property tax abatement
Temple-Inland International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $19,648 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $30,613 property tax abatement
Shield Pack, LLC Amcor Louisiana state 2012 $30,685 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $55,556 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2012 $107,960 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2012 $144,944 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $163,851 property tax abatement
Temple-Inland International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $192,974 property tax abatement
Temple-Inland, Inc International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $341,905 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2012 $391,772 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2012 $372,679 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2012 $436,868 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2012 $456,823 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $562,276 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2012 $540,806 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2012 $653,617 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2012 $664,327 property tax abatement
MeadWestvaco Corporation South Carolina, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2012 $668,416 property tax abatement
Temple-Inland International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $730,582 property tax abatement
Plastipak Packaging, Inc. Plastipak Louisiana state 2012 $694,434 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $608,529 property tax abatement
Temple-Inland International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $771,840 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2012 $629,063 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2012 $722,579 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2012 $722,936 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2012 $645,411 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2012 $662,125 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2012 $682,464 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2012 $730,153 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $700,519 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $702,926 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $707,859 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $822,883 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $708,892 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $826,118 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $827,008 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $827,129 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $827,197 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $827,413 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $827,467 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $827,481 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $827,487 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $827,496 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $827,499 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2013 $267,011 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2013 $812,694 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2013 $601,081 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2013 $791,432 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2013 $803,235 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2013 $651,910 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2013 $691,036 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2013 $409,330 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2013 $52,406 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2013 $391,221 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2013 $621,936 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2013 $451,722 property tax abatement
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