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 Year Subsidy Valuesort icon Loan/Bailout Value Type of Subsidy
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2010 $445,588 property tax abatement
BOISE WHITE PAPER LLC Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2015 $445,797 tax credit/rebate
BOISE WHITE PAPER, L.L.C. Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2015 $445,797 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE CO WestRock Washington state 2004 $445,960 tax credit/rebate
INTERNATiONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2011 $446,644 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana local 2014 $448,353 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2012 $448,644 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper North Carolina state 2015 $449,270 tax credit/rebate
Gaylord Container Corp. International Paper Florida state 1996 $450,000 tax credit/rebate
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Kentucky state 2012 $450,000 tax credit/rebate
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2013 $451,722 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2010 $451,772 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2014 $451,837 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2013 $452,871 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana local 2014 $454,037 property tax abatement
BALL AEROSPACE & TECHNOLOGIES CORP. Ball Corp. United States federal 2016 $454,101 federal grant
Rock-Tenn Converting Company WestRock North Carolina state 2012 $456,164 tax credit/rebate
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2009 $456,396 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2012 $456,823 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2009 $459,163 property tax abatement
Ball Metal Beverage Container Ball Corp. North Carolina state 2008 $464,293 tax credit/rebate
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $464,456 property tax abatement
CURWOOD INC Amcor Oklahoma state 2007 $467,291 tax credit/rebate
Cascades Holding US Inc. Cascades Inc. North Carolina state 2018 $468,000 grant
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2016 $470,399 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2009 $470,978 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $471,301 property tax abatement
BALL AEROSPACE & TECHNOLOG Ball Corp. United States federal 2008 $471,909 federal grant
BOISE WHITE PAPER LLC Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2014 $474,894 tax credit/rebate
Dart Container Corporation of Kentucky Dart Container Kentucky state 2006 $475,000 tax credit/rebate
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2016 $475,514 property tax abatement
VERSO PAPER LLC Verso Corporation Maine state 2018 $475,928 property tax abatement
VERSO PAPER LLC Verso Corporation Maine state 2019 $475,928 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2016 $479,068 property tax abatement
MEAD CORP MEAD CONTAINERS WestRock Georgia local 2013 $484,288 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2010 $487,500 Enterprise zone
Alcan Packaging Pharma Center, Inc. Amcor Kentucky state 2006 $487,603 tax credit/rebate
WESTROCK CONVERTING, LLC WestRock Arkansas state $490,000 tax credit/rebate
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2010 $491,099 property tax abatement
Cascade Tissue Group - Oregon, Inc. Cascades Inc. Oregon state 2010 $491,750 tax credit/rebate
NIPPON PAPER INDUSTRIES USA CO LTD Nippon Paper Washington state 2015 $492,830 tax credit/rebate
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana State 2020 $493,500 tax credit
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2016 $494,030 property tax abatement
GRAPHIC PACKAGING INTERNATIONAL INC Graphic Packaging Arkansas state 2010 $494,980 tax credit/rebate
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2015 $496,449 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2016 $496,589 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2009 $497,271 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2016 $497,823 property tax abatement
Deluxe Packaging Corporation Novolex New York state 2004 $497,847 enterprise zone
Owens-Brockway Glass Container, Inc. O-I Glass Colorado state 2003 $500,000 grant
AEP Industries, Inc. Berry Global Kentucky state 2012 $500,000 tax credit/rebate
Bemis Packaging, LLC Amcor Kentucky state 2014 $500,000 tax credit/rebate
BALL AEROSPACE & TECHNOLOGIES CORP. Ball Corp. United States federal 2012 $500,000 federal grant
BALL AEROSPACE&TECHNOLOGIES CORP. Ball Corp. United States federal 2011 $500,000 federal grant
BALL AEROSPACE & TECHNOLOG Ball Corp. United States federal 2008 $500,000 federal grant
BALL AEROSPACE & TECHNOLOG Ball Corp. United States federal 2008 $500,000 federal grant
BALL AEROSPACE & TECHNOLOGIES CORPORATION Ball Corp. United States federal 2010 $500,000 federal grant
AEP Industries, Inc. Berry Global Kentucky state 2014 $500,000 tax credit/rebate
International Paper Company International Paper Virginia state 2014 $500,000 grant
Neenah Paper, Inc. Neenah Paper Wisconsin state 2016 $500,000 tax credit/rebate
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2015 $500,072 property tax abatement
WESTROCK CP, LLC WestRock Washington state 2017 $500,237 tax credit/rebate
Pratt Paper (NY), Inc. Pratt Industries New York state 2002 $500,405 enterprise zone
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $501,669 property tax abatement
SIMPSON TACOMA KRAFT COMPANY LLC WestRock Washington state 2010 $503,564 tax credit/rebate
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2010 $504,804 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2008 $505,226 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 2009 $508,242 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana local 2014 $509,050 property tax abatement
WESTROCK CP, LLC WestRock Washington state 2016 $509,197 tax credit/rebate
MeadWestvaco Corporation South Carolina, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2009 $509,607 property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $509,863 property tax abatement
WESTROCK CP, LLC WestRock Washington state 2018 $512,138 tax credit/rebate
Norampac Ind., Inc. Cascades Inc. New York state 2013 $512,567 enterprise zone
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $514,153 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2009 $514,856 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2015 $515,359 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2009 $517,357 property tax abatement
SIMPSON TACOMA KRAFT COMPANY LLC WestRock Washington state 2008 $519,735 tax credit/rebate
RockTenn CP, LLC and Rock-Tenn Services Inc. WestRock Indiana state 2006 $520,000 tax credit/rebate
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2015 $521,833 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana local 2014 $523,092 property tax abatement
Longview Fibre Paper& Packaging WestRock Washington state 2010 $524,263 training reimbursement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2013 $524,848 property tax abatement
BOISE WHITE PAPER LLC Packaging Corporation of America Washington state 2014 $526,491 tax credit/rebate
WESTROCK CP, LLC WestRock Washington state 2019 $527,072 tax credit/rebate
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2010 $527,466 property tax abatement
Cascade Tissue Group Cascades Inc. Oregon state 2016 $529,324 property tax abatement
Smurfit Stone Container Enterprises WestRock North Carolina state 2008 $529,502 tax credit/rebate
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2013 $530,047 property tax abatement
Ardagh Metal Packaging, Inc. Ardagh Packaging Group Nevada state 2016 $531,000 grant
WESTROCK CP LLC WestRock Washington state 2015 $533,066 tax credit/rebate
WestRock CP, LLC WestRock Louisiana state 2016 $533,444 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2013 $534,682 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2008 $535,068 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2010 $535,309 property tax abatement
Temple-Inland International Paper Louisiana state 2010 $538,802 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2015 $539,389 property tax abatement
Boise Packaging & Newsprint, LLC Packaging Corporation of America Louisiana state 2016 $540,232 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2012 $540,806 property tax abatement
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