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 Locationsort icon Subsidy Source Year Subsidy Value Loan/Bailout Value Type of Subsidy
Plastipak Packaging Inc. Plastipak Texas state 2007 undisclosed property tax abatement
Plastipak Packaging Inc. Plastipak Texas state 2008 undisclosed property tax abatement
Temple-Inland Inc. International Paper Texas state 2008 undisclosed property tax abatement
Plastipak Packaging, Inc. Plastipak Texas state 2009 undisclosed training reimbursement
Ball Corporation Ball Corp. Texas state 2009 undisclosed training reimbursement
RockTenn Company of Texas WestRock Texas state 2010 $12,348 training reimbursement
Sealed Air Corporation Sealed Air Texas state 2010 undisclosed training reimbursement
Berry Plastics Holding Corp. & Polymers & Colorants, Inc. Berry Global Texas state 2010 $178,013 training reimbursement
Temple Inland International Paper Texas state 2011 undisclosed training reimbursement
Plastipak Packaging Inc. Plastipak Texas local 2005 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Sealed Air Corporation (US) Sealed Air Texas local 2000 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
TIN Inc (Was Temple Inland Inc) No RZ Info on File International Paper Texas local 2009 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Cryovac, Inc. Sealed Air Texas local 2000 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Cryovac Sealed Air Inc. Sealed Air Texas local 2001 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Pratt Industries (USA), Inc. Pratt Industries Texas local 2010 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Texas state 2007 undisclosed enterprise zone
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Texas state 2007 undisclosed enterprise zone
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Texas state 2008 undisclosed enterprise zone
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Texas state 2012 undisclosed enterprise zone
OWENS-BROCKWAY GLASS CONTAINER INC. O-I Glass Texas state 1997 undisclosed enterprise zone
OWENS-BROCKWAY GLASS CONTAINER INC. O-I Glass Texas state 2009 undisclosed enterprise zone
MEADWESTVACO TEXAS, L.P. WestRock Texas state 2009 undisclosed enterprise zone
MEADWESTVACO TEXAS, L.P. WestRock Texas state 2009 undisclosed enterprise zone
Plastipak Packaging, Inc. Plastipak Texas local 2006 undisclosed property tax abatement
Kerr Group, Inc. A Subsidiary of Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Tennessee state 2008 undisclosed training reimbursement
International Paper Co. International Paper Tennessee local 2011 undisclosed property tax abatement
International Paper Co. International Paper Tennessee local 2011 undisclosed property tax abatement
International Paper Co. International Paper Tennessee local 2011 undisclosed property tax abatement
International Paper Co. International Paper Tennessee local 2011 undisclosed property tax abatement
International Paper Co. International Paper Tennessee local 2011 undisclosed property tax abatement
International Paper Co. International Paper Tennessee local 2011 undisclosed property tax abatement
International Paper Co. International Paper Tennessee local 2011 undisclosed property tax abatement
International Paper Co. International Paper Tennessee local 2011 undisclosed property tax abatement
International Paper Co. International Paper Tennessee local 2011 undisclosed property tax abatement
International Paper Co. International Paper Tennessee local 2011 undisclosed property tax abatement
International Paper Co. International Paper Tennessee local 2011 undisclosed property tax abatement
International Paper Co. International Paper Tennessee local 2011 undisclosed property tax abatement
International Paper Co. International Paper Tennessee local 2011 undisclosed property tax abatement
International Paper Co. International Paper Tennessee local 2011 undisclosed property tax abatement
International Paper Co. International Paper Tennessee local 2011 undisclosed property tax abatement
International Paper Co. International Paper Tennessee local 2011 undisclosed property tax abatement
International Paper Co. International Paper Tennessee local 2011 undisclosed property tax abatement
International Paper Co. International Paper Tennessee local 2011 undisclosed property tax abatement
International Paper Co. International Paper Tennessee local 2011 undisclosed property tax abatement
International Paper Co. International Paper Tennessee local 2011 undisclosed property tax abatement
Packaging Corp. of America Packaging Corporation of America Tennessee local 2011 undisclosed property tax abatement
Packaging Corp. of America Packaging Corporation of America Tennessee local 2011 undisclosed property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Tennessee state 2012 $44,400 training reimbursement
Sonoco Products Company Sonoco Products Tennessee state 2012 $14,400 training reimbursement
AMB PROPERTY II & INT'L PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2012 $57,381 property tax abatement
AMB PROPERTY II LP-INTERNATIONAL PAPER International Paper Tennessee local 2012 $124,755 property tax abatement
CASCADE TISSUE GROUP Cascades Inc. Tennessee local 2012 $55,484 property tax abatement
CASCADE TISSUE GROUP Cascades Inc. Tennessee local 2012 $7,793 property tax abatement
CASCADES TISSUE GROUP -TENNESSEE INC Cascades Inc. Tennessee local 2012 $8,067 property tax abatement
CASCADES TISSUE GROUP -TENNESSEE INC Cascades Inc. Tennessee local 2012 $4,404 property tax abatement
CASCADES TISSUE GROUP -TENNESSEE INC Cascades Inc. Tennessee local 2012 $85,107 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2012 $45,728 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2012 $19,104 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2012 $9,435 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2012 $1,030 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2012 $4,169 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2012 $101,262 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2012 $16,108 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2012 $3,196 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2012 $6,927 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2012 $448,644 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2012 $1,473 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2012 $108,783 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2012 $18,375 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO. International Paper Tennessee local 2012 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO. International Paper Tennessee local 2012 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO. International Paper Tennessee local 2012 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO. International Paper Tennessee local 2012 undisclosed property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO. International Paper Tennessee local 2012 undisclosed property tax abatement
Rock Tenn Converting Co. WestRock Tennessee state 2013 $36,000 training reimbursement
Rock Tenn Converting Co. WestRock Tennessee state 2013 $53,900 training reimbursement
International Paper Company International Paper Tennessee local 2013 undisclosed property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Tennessee local 2013 undisclosed property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Tennessee local 2013 undisclosed property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Tennessee local 2013 undisclosed property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Tennessee local 2013 undisclosed property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Tennessee local 2013 undisclosed property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Tennessee local 2013 undisclosed property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Tennessee local 2013 undisclosed property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Tennessee local 2013 undisclosed property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Tennessee local 2013 undisclosed property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Tennessee local 2013 undisclosed property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Tennessee local 2013 undisclosed property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Tennessee local 2013 undisclosed property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Tennessee local 2013 undisclosed property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Tennessee local 2013 undisclosed property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Tennessee local 2013 undisclosed property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Tennessee local 2013 undisclosed property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Tennessee local 2013 undisclosed property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Tennessee local 2013 undisclosed property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Tennessee local 2013 undisclosed property tax abatement
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
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