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 Yearsort icon Subsidy Value Loan/Bailout Value Type of Subsidy
NIPPON PAPER INDUSTRIES USA CO LTD Nippon Paper Washington state 2007 $110,661 tax credit/rebate
BOISE PACKAGING & NEWSPRINT LLC Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2007 $107,084 tax credit/rebate
DOMTAR INDUSTRIES INC Domtar Washington state 2007 $14,374 tax credit/rebate
P H GLATFELTER COMPANY Glatfelter Washington state 2007 $2,049 tax credit/rebate
Neenah Paper, Inc. Neenah Paper Wisconsin state 2007 $445,000 tax credit/rebate
Bemis Company, Inc. Amcor Wisconsin state 2007 $3,000,000 tax credit/rebate
Sonoco Products Company Sonoco Products Oregon state 2007 undisclosed training reimbursement
Cryovac - Sealed Air Corporation Sealed Air South Carolina state 2007 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Cryovac - Sealed Air Corporation Sealed Air South Carolina state 2007 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Silgan Containers Manufacturing Corporation Silgan Iowa state 2007 $193,401 training reimbursement
DART CONTAINER OF MICHIGAN LLC Dart Container Michigan local 2007 undisclosed property tax abatement
GRAPHIC PACKAGING INTERNATIONAL INC Graphic Packaging Michigan local 2007 undisclosed property tax abatement
GREEN BAY PACKAGING INC Green Bay Packaging Michigan local 2007 undisclosed property tax abatement
CARAUSTAR INDUSTRIES INC Greif Michigan local 2007 undisclosed property tax abatement
CLEAN TECH INC Plastipak Michigan local 2007 undisclosed property tax abatement
DOMTAR INDUSTRIES INC Domtar Michigan local 2007 undisclosed property tax abatement
Berry Plastics Corp. Berry Global Arizona state 2007 $8,075 training reimbursement
Cascades Tissue Group- AZ Cascades Inc. Arizona state 2007 $3,641 training reimbursement
CURWOOD INC Amcor Oklahoma state 2007 $467,291 tax credit/rebate
SONOCO PRODUCTS CO & SUBS Sonoco Products Oklahoma state 2007 $22,673 tax credit/rebate
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Indiana local 2007 $82,010 property tax abatement
ALTIVITY PACKAGING LLC Graphic Packaging Indiana local 2007 $219,440 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International, Inc. Graphic Packaging Indiana state 2007 $32,500 training reimbursement
Ball Metal Food Container Corp. Ball Corp. West Virginia state 2007 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Ball Metal Food Container Corp. Ball Corp. West Virginia state 2007 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
GREIF, Inc. Greif West Virginia state 2007 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Berry Plastics Corporation (Poly-Seal Corporation) Berry Global Maryland state 2007 $24,681 training reimbursement
Sonoco Products Company Sonoco Products Ohio state 2007 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Appleton Papers Inc. Appvion Ohio state 2007 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Covalence Specialty Adhesives Berry Global Rhode Island state 2007 undisclosed training reimbursement
CASCADES TISSUE GROUP Cascades Inc. Tennessee local 2007 $52,900 property tax abatement
CASCADES TISSUE GROUP Cascades Inc. Tennessee local 2007 $255,991 property tax abatement
CASCADES TISSUE GROUP Cascades Inc. Tennessee local 2007 $16,712 property tax abatement
CASCADES TISSUE GROUP Cascades Inc. Tennessee local 2007 $25,310 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER International Paper Tennessee local 2007 $9,935 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2007 $9,935 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2007 $11,249 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER INC International Paper Tennessee local 2007 $33,866 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER INC International Paper Tennessee local 2007 $11,275 property tax abatement
BALL AEROSPACE AND TECHNOLOGIES CORPORATION Ball Corp. United States federal 2007 $150,000 federal grant
AMCOR PET PACKAGING USA INC Amcor United States federal 2007 $40,540 federal grant
AMCOR PET PACKAGING USA INC Amcor United States federal 2007 $20,000 federal grant
Boise White Paper Llc Packaging Corporation of America United States federal 2007 $270,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Texas state 2007 undisclosed enterprise zone
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Texas state 2007 undisclosed enterprise zone
Alcan Packaging Amcor Wisconsin state 2007 $390,000 grant
Green Bay Packaging Green Bay Packaging Wisconsin state 2007 $615,000 grant
SMURFIT STONE CONTAINER CORP. WestRock California state 2008 $3,030 training reimbursement
AMCOR PET PACKAGING USA, INC. Amcor California state 2008 $135,592 training reimbursement
Ball Metal Food Container, LLC Ball Corp. California state 2008 undisclosed training reimbursement
MeadWestvaco Consumer Packaging Group, LLC WestRock Illinois state 2008 $43,013 tax credit/rebate
UPM-RAFLATAC INC UPM Illinois state 2008 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Wickliffe Paper Company LLC Verso Corporation Kentucky state 2008 $25,000 training reimbursement
Rexam Inc. Ball Corp. Kentucky state 2008 $23,853 training reimbursement
Berry Plastics Berry Global Kentucky state 2008 $8,010 training reimbursement
Sealed Air Corporation (US) Sealed Air Kentucky state 2008 $1,500,000 tax credit/rebate
Rexam, Inc. Ball Corp. Kentucky state 2008 $43,000 training reimbursement
Domtar Paper Company, LLC Domtar Kentucky state 2008 $27,506 training reimbursement
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Kentucky state 2008 $26,639 training reimbursement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2008 $2,592,045 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2008 $900,013 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2008 $850,314 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2008 $765,002 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2008 $622,591 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2008 $622,314 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2008 $614,380 property tax abatement
Temple-Inland International Paper Louisiana state 2008 $614,007 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2008 $610,419 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2008 $558,730 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2008 $550,209 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2008 $535,068 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2008 $505,226 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2008 $437,966 property tax abatement
Temple-Inland International Paper Louisiana state 2008 $428,430 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2008 $404,465 property tax abatement
MeadWestvaco Corporation South Carolina, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2008 $377,151 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2008 $360,371 property tax abatement
Plastipak Packaging, Inc. Plastipak Louisiana state 2008 $360,369 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2008 $357,280 property tax abatement
Temple-Inland International Paper Louisiana state 2008 $322,629 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2008 $293,113 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2008 $254,681 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2008 $136,641 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2008 $114,958 property tax abatement
Smurfit-Stone Container WestRock Louisiana state 2008 $97,323 property tax abatement
Shield Pack, LLC Amcor Louisiana state 2008 $81,221 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2008 $21,721 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2008 $9,996 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2008 $9,802 property tax abatement
Pratt Paper LA (LLC) Pratt Industries Louisiana state 2008 $8,598,883 tax credit/rebate
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2008 $2,660,782 tax credit/rebate
Sappi Fine Paper Sappi Maine state 2008 $17,000 training reimbursement
SEALED AIR CORP-CRYOVAC DIVISION Sealed Air Missouri state 2008 $101,571 tax credit/rebate
INTERNATIONAL PAPER International Paper Missouri state 2008 $18,884 tax credit/rebate
International Paper Company International Paper North Carolina state 2008 $7,692,380 tax credit/rebate
Dart Container Corporation Of Georgia Dart Container North Carolina state 2008 $321,486 tax credit/rebate
Rexam Beverage Can Company Ball Corp. North Carolina state 2008 $90,995 tax credit/rebate
International Paper Company International Paper North Carolina state 2008 $10,096,158 tax credit/rebate
Rexam Beverage Can Company Ball Corp. North Carolina state 2008 $663,742 tax credit/rebate
Smurfit Stone Container Enterprises WestRock North Carolina state 2008 $529,502 tax credit/rebate
Ball Metal Beverage Container Ball Corp. North Carolina state 2008 $464,293 tax credit/rebate
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