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 Location Subsidy Source Year Subsidy Valuesort icon Loan/Bailout Value Type of Subsidy
Amcor Tobacco Packaging Americas Amcor North Carolina state 2014 $4,507 tax credit/rebate
Amcor Tobacco Packaging Americas Amcor North Carolina state 2014 $4,507 tax credit/rebate
Crown Cork and Seal Crown Holdings Mississippi state 2009 $4,781 training reimbursement
CASCADES TISSUE GROUP - TENNESSEE INC Cascades Inc. Tennessee local 2013 $4,807 property tax abatement
DOMTAR INDUSTRIES INC Domtar Washington state 2006 $4,843 tax credit/rebate
Impress USA Incorporated Ardagh Packaging Group West Virginia state 2008 $4,850 training reimbursement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2011 $4,910 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2011 $4,982 property tax abatement
Crown Cork & Seal USA, Inc. Crown Holdings Pennsylvania state 2012 $4,999 tax credit/rebate
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Maryland state 2014 $5,000 training reimbursement
Crown Cork and Seal Crown Holdings Mississippi state 2010 $5,082 training reimbursement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER - WILLOW LAKE International Paper Tennessee local 2013 $5,197 property tax abatement
Shorewood Packaging a Div. of International Paper International Paper Oregon state 2008 $5,313 tax credit/rebate
Southern Container WestRock New York local 2009 $5,314 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Southern Container WestRock New York local 2009 $5,314 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Aptargroup, Inc. AptarGroup North Carolina state 2013 $5,371 tax credit/rebate
Aptargroup, Inc. AptarGroup North Carolina state 2013 $5,371 tax credit/rebate
CASCADES TISSUE GROUP - TENNESSEE INC Cascades Inc. Tennessee local 2011 $5,510 property tax abatement
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2011 $5,534 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2010 $5,534 tax credit/rebate
Packaging Corporation of America Packaging Corporation of America Colorado state 2017 $5,546 tax credit/rebate
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Indiana local 2012 $5,640 property tax abatement
Solo Cup Operating Corp Dart Container Oklahoma state 2016 $5,737 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2010 $5,863 property tax abatement
NORAMPAC INDUSTRIES INC. Cascades Inc. New York state 2011 $5,990 tax credit/rebate
Southern Container WestRock New York local 2004 $6,045 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Deluxe Packaging Corporation Novolex New York state 2008 $6,076 enterprise zone
Caraustar Custom Packaging Group, Inc. Greif North Carolina state 2015 $6,261 tax credit/rebate
Shorewood Packaging International Paper Oregon state 2007 $6,300 tax credit/rebate
LONGVIEW FIBRE PAPER & PACKAGING INC WestRock Washington state 2012 $6,319 tax credit/rebate
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2012 $6,331 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2010 $6,492 property tax abatement
Fibermark/Coated Paper Neenah Paper New York local 2009 $6,531 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Solvay Paperboard WestRock New York local 2009 $6,565 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Solvay Paperboard WestRock New York local 2009 $6,565 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Solvay Paperboard WestRock New York local 2009 $6,565 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
RTS PACKAGING LLC WestRock Maine state 2010 $6,672 property tax abatement
Amcor Flexibles, Inc. Amcor North Carolina state 2016 $6,732 tax credit/rebate
Silgan Can Company Silgan North Carolina state 2009 $6,809 tax credit/rebate
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2012 $6,927 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2010 $6,927 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2011 $6,927 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2009 $6,933 property tax abatement
AptarGroup, Inc. AptarGroup North Carolina state 2014 $6,988 tax credit/rebate
AptarGroup, Inc. AptarGroup North Carolina state 2014 $6,988 tax credit/rebate
Amcor Rigid Plastics USA, Inc. Amcor North Carolina state 2015 $7,004 tax credit/rebate
Sealed Air - Cryovac, Inc. Sealed Air Arkansas state 2009 $7,200 training reimbursement
Caraustar Custom Packaging Group, Inc. Greif North Carolina state 2016 $7,254 tax credit/rebate
Domtar Paper Domtar Mississippi state 2010 $7,274 training reimbursement
Rock-Tenn Converting Company WestRock North Carolina state 2012 $7,338 tax credit/rebate
Solo Cup Company Dart Container Maryland state 2004 $7,397 training reimbursement
GLATFELTER ADVANCED MATERIALS NA INC Glatfelter Arkansas state 2017 $7,500 training reimbursement
Cascades Moulded Pulp, Inc. Cascades Inc. North Carolina state 2016 $7,516 tax credit/rebate
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2014 $7,539 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER International Paper Missouri state 2006 $7,546 tax credit/rebate
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2013 $7,556 property tax abatement
INLAND PAPERBOARD AND PACKAGING, INC. International Paper California state 2005 $7,755 training reimbursement
CASCADE TISSUE GROUP Cascades Inc. Tennessee local 2012 $7,793 property tax abatement
CASCADE TISSUE GROUP Cascades Inc. Tennessee local 2011 $7,793 property tax abatement
CASCADE TISSUE GROUP Cascades Inc. Tennessee local 2010 $7,811 property tax abatement
Berry Plastics Berry Global Kentucky state 2008 $8,010 training reimbursement
CASCADES TISSUE GROUP -TENNESSEE INC Cascades Inc. Tennessee local 2012 $8,067 property tax abatement
CASCADES TISSUE GROUP - TENNESSEE INC Cascades Inc. Tennessee local 2011 $8,067 property tax abatement
Berry Plastics Corp. Berry Global Arizona state 2007 $8,075 training reimbursement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER International Paper Tennessee local 2013 $8,088 property tax abatement
Deluxe Packaging Corporation Novolex New York state 2010 $8,126 enterprise zone
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2008 $8,171 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2009 $8,206 property tax abatement
PLASTIPAK PACKAGING INC Plastipak Ohio state 2013 $8,219 grant
PLASTIPAK PACKAGING INC Plastipak Ohio state 2013 $8,219 training reimbursement
CASCADES TISSUE GROUP -TENNESSEE INC Cascades Inc. Tennessee local 2010 $8,388 property tax abatement
Temple-Inland International Paper Louisiana state 2011 $8,410 property tax abatement
DeLuxe Packaging Novolex New York local 2006 $8,416 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
NIPPON PAPER INDUSTRIES USA CO., LTD. Nippon Paper Washington state 2017 $8,459 tax credit/rebate
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2014 $8,497 property tax abatement
CASCADES TISSUE GROUP - TENNESSEE INC Cascades Inc. Tennessee local 2013 $8,798 property tax abatement
BALL AEROSPACE & TECHNOLOGIES CORP. Ball Corp. United States federal 2015 $9,000 federal grant
Deluxe Packaging Corporation Novolex New York state 2011 $9,374 enterprise zone
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2012 $9,435 property tax abatement
Dart Container Corporation Dart Container North Carolina state 2016 $9,499 tax credit/rebate
Sonoco Products Company Sonoco Products Louisiana state 2009 $9,524 property tax abatement
Packaging Corporation of America Packaging Corporation of America Colorado state 2017 $9,529 tax credit/rebate
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2011 $9,537 property tax abatement
INLAND PAPERBOARD AND PACKAGING, INC.- TRACY International Paper California state 2003 $9,620 training reimbursement
Caraustar Greif Mississippi state 2011 $9,660 training reimbursement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2008 $9,802 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging Graphic Packaging Arkansas state 2009 $9,830 training reimbursement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER INC International Paper Tennessee local 2008 $9,837 property tax abatement
DOMTAR PAPER COMPANY, LLC Domtar Washington state 2017 $9,921 tax credit/rebate
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
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2008 $9,996 property tax abatement
BALL AEROSPACE & TECHNOLOGIES CORP. Ball Corp. United States federal 2012 $10,000 federal grant
BALL AEROSPACE & TECHNOLOGIES CORP. Ball Corp. United States federal 2012 $10,000 federal grant
BALL AEROSPACE&TECHNOLOGIES CORP. Ball Corp. United States federal 2011 $10,000 federal grant
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2014 $10,052 property tax abatement
CASCADES TISSUE GROUP -TENNESSEE INC Cascades Inc. Tennessee local 2010 $10,057 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2013 $10,187 property tax abatement
Packaging Corporation of America Packaging Corporation of America Colorado state 2016 $10,368 tax credit/rebate
International Paper International Paper New York state 2002 $10,500 enterprise zone
Packaging Corporation of America Packaging Corporation of America North Carolina state 2016 $10,751 tax credit/rebate
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