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
Impress USA, Inc. Ardagh Packaging Group New York local 2010 $28,337 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Impress USA, Inc. Ardagh Packaging Group New York local 2010 $28,336 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Virginia state 2015 $28,304 enterprise zone
GRAPHIC PACKAGING INTERNATIONAL INC Graphic Packaging Ohio state 2010 $28,000 grant
Cryovac Inc. Sealed Air New York local 2008 $27,758 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Indiana local 2011 $27,620 property tax abatement
SEALED AIR CORP-CRYOVAC DIVISION Sealed Air Missouri state 2011 $27,579 tax credit/rebate
Domtar Paper Company, LLC Domtar Kentucky state 2008 $27,506 training reimbursement
Cryovac Inc. Sealed Air New York local 2012 $27,361 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
BALL AEROSPACE&TECHNOLOGIES CORP. Ball Corp. United States federal 2011 $27,208 federal grant
Graphic Packaging International Inc. Graphic Packaging Louisiana state 2016 $27,084 property tax abatement
Tin, Inc. International Paper North Carolina state 2015 $27,080 tax credit/rebate
Sonoco Recycling, Inc Sonoco Products North Carolina state 2009 $26,864 tax credit/rebate
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Kentucky state 2008 $26,639 training reimbursement
Owens Brockway Glass Container Inc. Owens-Illinois Virginia state 2010 $26,626 training reimbursement
Domtar Corporation Domtar North Carolina state 2014 $26,621 tax credit/rebate
Domtar Corporation Domtar North Carolina state 2014 $26,621 tax credit/rebate
Packaging Corporation of America Packaging Corporation of America North Carolina state 2011 $26,459 tax credit/rebate
Sonoco Products Company Sonoco Products Louisiana state 2011 $26,459 property tax abatement
Ball Metal Beverage Container Corporation Ball Corp. North Carolina state 2013 $26,417 tax credit/rebate
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Maryland state 2008 $26,253 training reimbursement
Fibermark North America, Inc. Neenah Paper New York state 2009 $26,229 enterprise zone
Fibermark North America, Inc. Neenah Paper New York state 2009 $26,229 enterprise zone
AptarGroup, Inc. AptarGroup North Carolina state 2014 $25,717 tax credit/rebate
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2013 $25,655 property tax abatement
Sonoco Plastics, Inc. Sonoco Products North Carolina state 2016 $25,554 tax credit/rebate
Deluxe Packaging Corporation Novolex New York state 2009 $25,537 enterprise zone
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Oklahoma state 2016 $25,494 property tax abatement
Packging Corporation of America Packaging Corporation of America Colorado state $25,386 tax credit/rebate
Cascades Holding, US, Inc. Cascades Inc. North Carolina state 2012 $25,361 tax credit/rebate
SMURFIT-STONE CONTAINER CORPORATION WestRock California state 2009 $25,359 training reimbursement
CASCADES TISSUE GROUP Cascades Inc. Tennessee local 2007 $25,310 property tax abatement
NIPPON PAPER INDUSTRIES USA CO LTD Nippon Paper Washington state 2006 $25,094 tax credit/rebate
Wickliffe Paper Company LLC Verso Corporation Kentucky state 2008 $25,000 training reimbursement
AEP Industries, Inc. Berry Global Kentucky state 2009 $25,000 training reimbursement
Captive Plastics Inc. a subsidiary of Berry Plastics Corp. Berry Global Kentucky state 2009 $25,000 training reimbursement
Rexam Inc. Ball Corp. Kentucky state 2009 $25,000 training reimbursement
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Kentucky state 2009 $25,000 training reimbursement
AEP Industries, Inc. Berry Global Kentucky state 2010 $25,000 training reimbursement
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Kentucky state 2011 $25,000 training reimbursement
Neenah Paper Michigan, Inc. Neenah Paper Michigan state 2009 $25,000 training reimbursement
Verso Paper Verso Corporation Michigan state 2009 $25,000 training reimbursement
Amcor PET Packaging USA, Inc. Amcor Pennsylvania state $25,000 training reimbursement
MeadWestvaco Corporation WestRock Pennsylvania state $25,000 tax credit/rebate
Milprint Packaging, LLC Amcor Kentucky state 2012 $25,000 training reimbursement
PH GLATFELTER CO Glatfelter Ohio state 2010 $25,000 grant
SONOCO PRODUCTS COMPANY Sonoco Products Ohio state 2012 $25,000 grant
AEP Industries, Inc. Berry Global Kentucky state 2012 $25,000 training reimbursement
Domtar Paper Company LLC Domtar Kentucky state 2013 $25,000 training reimbursement
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global Maryland state 2013 $25,000 training reimbursement
Sonoco Products Sonoco Products North Carolina state 1994 $25,000 grant
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2008 $24,783 property tax abatement
Berry Plastics Corporation (Poly-Seal Corporation) Berry Global Maryland state 2007 $24,681 training reimbursement
Southern Container WestRock New York local 2003 $24,490 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Amcor Rigid Plastics USA, Inc Amcor Virginia state 2013 $24,400 training reimbursement
DeLuxe Packaging Novolex New York local 2005 $24,370 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
A G Industries, Inc. WestRock North Carolina state 2014 $24,329 tax credit/rebate
BALL AEROSPACE & TECHNOLOGIES CORP. Ball Corp. United States federal 2012 $24,247 federal grant
Berry Plastics Closure Division dba Poly-Seal Corporation Berry Global Maryland state 2004 $24,171 training reimbursement
Sonoco Plastics, Inc. Sonoco Products North Carolina state 2013 $24,164 tax credit/rebate
Domtar Paper Company LLC Domtar Kentucky state 2011 $24,000 training reimbursement
Sealed Air Sealed Air North Carolina local 2013 $24,000 grant
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2009 $23,996 property tax abatement
Rexam Inc. Ball Corp. Kentucky state 2008 $23,853 training reimbursement
BERRY PLASTICS CORPORATION Berry Global Ohio state 2014 $23,814 grant
Graphic Packaging International, Inc. Graphic Packaging Oregon state 2012 $23,795 tax credit/rebate
INLAND PAPERBOARD AND PACKAGING, INC.- ONTARIO International Paper California state 2003 $23,660 training reimbursement
Rock-Tenn Company WestRock North Carolina state 2015 $23,610 tax credit/rebate
OWENS-BROCKWAY GLASS CONTAINER INC. Owens-Illinois Washington state 2017 $23,569 tax credit/rebate
Berry Plastics SP, Inc. Berry Global Pennsylvania state 2016 $23,345 tax credit/rebate
Berry Plastics SP, Inc. Berry Global Pennsylvania state 2016 $23,345 tax credit/rebate
Valois of America Inc AptarGroup New York local 2007 $23,275 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
INLAND PAPERBOARD AND PACKAGING, INC.- SANTA FE SPRINGS International Paper California state 2003 $23,140 training reimbursement
Boise, Inc. Packaging Corporation of America Colorado state 2017 $23,007 tax credit/rebate
Shield Pack, LLC Amcor Louisiana state 2011 $22,923 property tax abatement
AptarGroup, Inc. AptarGroup North Carolina state 2016 $22,855 tax credit/rebate
SONOCO PRODUCTS CO & SUBS Sonoco Products Oklahoma state 2007 $22,673 tax credit/rebate
RockTenn CP, LLC WestRock Virginia state 2014 $22,640 enterprise zone
Silgan Can Company Silgan North Carolina state 2013 $22,529 tax credit/rebate
Rock-Tenn Converting Company WestRock North Carolina state 2011 $22,511 tax credit/rebate
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2010 $22,390 property tax abatement
Southern Container (Mr. Steven Hill) WestRock New York local 2005 $22,376 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
AIM Corrugated Container Corp. (Norampac) Cascades Inc. New York local 2011 $22,216 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Temple-Inland International Paper Louisiana state 2009 $22,200 property tax abatement
Temple-Inland International Paper Louisiana state 2011 $22,151 property tax abatement
Crown Cork & Seal USA, Inc. Crown Holdings Pennsylvania state 2011 $22,148 tax credit/rebate
BALL AEROSPACE & TECHNOLOGIES CORP. Ball Corp. United States federal 2014 $21,968 federal grant
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana state 2008 $21,721 property tax abatement
Meadwestvaco - Louisa WestRock Virginia state 2009 $21,700 training reimbursement
UPM-RAFLATAC INC UPM Illinois state 2007 $21,639 grant
DOMTAR INDUSTRIES LLC Domtar Washington state 2015 $21,510 tax credit/rebate
DOMTAR INDUSTRIES LLC Domtar Washington state 2015 $21,510 tax credit/rebate
Rexam Beverage Can Company Ball Corp. North Carolina state 2012 $21,358 tax credit/rebate
Rexam Beverage Can Company Ball Corp. North Carolina state 2012 $21,358 tax credit/rebate
RockTenn CP, LLC and Rock-Tenn Services Inc. WestRock Indiana state 2008 $21,150 training reimbursement
Sonoco Protective Solutions Sonoco Products Michigan state 2014 $21,150 training reimbursement
Cryovac Inc. Sealed Air New York local 2007 $21,124 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Norampac Industries, Inc. Cascades Inc. New York state 2010 $21,043 tax credit/rebate
Sonoco Products Company Sonoco Products Louisiana state 2009 $21,000 property tax abatement
Amcor Rigid Plastics USA, Inc. Amcor North Carolina state 2014 $20,987 tax credit/rebate
Amcor Rigid Plastics USA, Inc. Amcor North Carolina state 2014 $20,987 tax credit/rebate
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