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 Rigid Plastics USA, Inc. Amcor North Carolina state 2014 $20,987 tax credit/rebate
Rexam Healthcare Packaging, Inc. Berry Global North Carolina state 2013 $20,942 tax credit/rebate
Berry Plastics SP, Inc. Berry Global Pennsylvania state 2017 $20,919 tax credit/rebate
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2011 $20,881 property tax abatement
Rock-Tenn Company WestRock North Carolina state 2014 $20,803 tax credit/rebate
AptarGroup, Inc. AptarGroup North Carolina state 2015 $20,745 tax credit/rebate
REXAM DELTA INC Berry Global Arkansas state 2013 $20,735 training reimbursement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2009 $20,530 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International, Inc. Graphic Packaging Indiana state 2009 $20,500 training reimbursement
Domtar Corporation Domtar North Carolina state 2013 $20,500 tax credit/rebate
Domtar Corporation Domtar North Carolina state 2014 $20,500 tax credit/rebate
Domtar Corporation Domtar North Carolina state 2015 $20,500 tax credit/rebate
Plastipak Packaging, Inc. Plastipak Louisiana state 2010 $20,271 property tax abatement
DOMTAR INDUSTRIES LLC Domtar Washington state 2014 $20,263 tax credit/rebate
Owens Brockaway ( NHW Auburn LLC Owens Illinois ) Owens-Illinois New York local 2006 $20,033 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Grafco Industries, L.P Berry Global New York state 2006 $20,000 enterprise zone
Grafco Industries, L.P Berry Global New York state 2007 $20,000 enterprise zone
Greif Incorporated Greif Pennsylvania state $20,000 tax credit/rebate
AMCOR PET PACKAGING Amcor United States federal 2006 $20,000 federal grant
AMCOR PET PACKAGING USA INC Amcor United States federal 2007 $20,000 federal grant
ROCK TENN CONVERTING CO WestRock Arkansas state 2010 $19,832 tax credit/rebate
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2013 $19,746 property tax abatement
CASCADES TISSUE GROUP Cascades Inc. Tennessee local 2008 $19,727 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2014 $19,701 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2010 $19,680 property tax abatement
DOMTAR INDUSTRIES INC Domtar Washington state 2008 $19,673 tax credit/rebate
International Paper International Paper Mississippi state 2010 $19,662 training reimbursement
Temple-Inland International Paper Louisiana state 2012 $19,648 property tax abatement
Boise, Inc. Packaging Corporation of America Oregon state 2013 $19,608 tax credit/rebate
Sealed Air Corp. (US) Sealed Air New York state 2006 $19,586 enterprise zone
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2009 $19,517 property tax abatement
International Paper Company International Paper Louisiana local 2014 $19,273 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2012 $19,104 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2011 $19,054 property tax abatement
Rock-Tenn Company WestRock North Carolina state 2016 $19,002 tax credit/rebate
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2013 $18,963 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER International Paper Missouri state 2008 $18,884 tax credit/rebate
Cryovac, Inc. Sealed Air New York state 2014 $18,817 enterprise zone
SONOCO PRODUCTS CO Sonoco Products Maine state 2009 $18,815 property tax abatement
CROWN CORK & SEAL USA INC Crown Holdings Ohio state 2013 $18,754 grant
CROWN CORK & SEAL USA INC Crown Holdings Ohio state 2013 $18,754 training reimbursement
Ball Plastic Container Corp. Ball Corp. New York local 2009 $18,619 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Ball Plastic Container Corp. Ball Corp. New York local 2009 $18,619 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2012 $18,375 property tax abatement
Ball Corporation Ball Corp. New York local 2004 $18,361 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2010 $18,351 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2014 $18,205 property tax abatement
Mead Westvaco (HQ) WestRock Virginia state 2009 $18,082 training reimbursement
CRYOVAC, INC. Sealed Air Arkansas state 2010 $18,067 tax credit/rebate
RTS PACKAGING LLC WestRock Maine state 2013 $17,763 property tax abatement
Sealed Air Corporation (US) Sealed Air North Carolina state 2015 $17,687 tax credit/rebate
INTERNATIONAL PAPER International Paper Tennessee local 2008 $17,501 property tax abatement
BALL AEROSPACE & TECHNOLOGIES Ball Corp. United States federal 2001 $17,500 federal grant
Rexam Healthcare Packaging, Inc. Berry Global North Carolina state 2010 $17,420 tax credit/rebate
Shield Pack, LLC Amcor Louisiana state 2010 $17,413 property tax abatement
Berry Plastics Corporation Berry Global North Carolina state 2013 $17,405 tax credit/rebate
Amcor Rigid Plastics, Inc. Amcor Florida local 2011 $17,400 grant
RTS PACKAGING LLC WestRock Maine state 2009 $17,292 property tax abatement
Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp. Ball Corp. Colorado state 2012 $17,280 training reimbursement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2011 $17,275 property tax abatement
Cascades Tissue Group-New York, Inc. (Halfmoon & W Cascades Inc. New York state 2011 $17,119 enterprise zone
AMB PROPERTY II LP-INTERNATIONAL PAPER International Paper Tennessee local 2013 $17,110 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2013 $17,071 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2014 $17,032 property tax abatement
Sappi Fine Paper Sappi Maine state 2008 $17,000 training reimbursement
Owens-Brockway Container Inc Owens-Illinois New York local 2007 $16,944 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Rock Tenn Solvay Mill WestRock New York local 2014 $16,843 tax credit/rebate
CASCADES TISSUE GROUP Cascades Inc. Tennessee local 2007 $16,712 property tax abatement
SILGAN CONTAINERS MANUFACTURING CORPORATION Silgan Washington state 2011 $16,671 tax credit/rebate
SILGAN CONTAINERS MANUFACTURING CORPORATION Silgan Washington state 2009 $16,671 tax credit/rebate
SILGAN CONTAINERS MANUFACTURING CORPORATION Silgan Washington state 2010 $16,671 tax credit/rebate
SILGAN CONTAINERS MANUFACTURING CORPORATION Silgan Washington state 2012 $16,671 tax credit/rebate
SILGAN CONTAINERS MANUFACTURING CORPORATION Silgan Washington state 2013 $16,671 tax credit/rebate
SILGAN CONTAINERS MANUFACTURING CORPORATION Silgan Washington state 2014 $16,671 tax credit/rebate
SILGAN CONTAINERS MANUFACTURING CORPORATION Silgan Washington state 2015 $16,671 tax credit/rebate
SILGAN CONTAINERS MANUFACTURING CORPORATION Silgan Washington state 2016 $16,671 tax credit/rebate
Niagara Sheets LLC WestRock New York local 2009 $16,640 tax credit/rebate; property tax abatement
Attends Healthcare Products, Inc. Domtar North Carolina state 2013 $16,589 tax credit/rebate
Sonoco Plastics, Inc. Sonoco Products North Carolina state 2015 $16,467 tax credit/rebate
Domtar Corporation Domtar North Carolina state 2013 $16,250 tax credit/rebate
Domtar Corporation Domtar North Carolina state 2013 $16,250 tax credit/rebate
PH GLATFELTER CO Glatfelter Ohio state 2010 $16,201 grant
INTERNATIONAL PAPER CO International Paper Tennessee local 2012 $16,108 property tax abatement
SONOCO PRODUCTS CO Sonoco Products Maine state 2012 $16,071 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER International Paper Missouri state 2007 $16,005 tax credit/rebate
Boise Packaging & Newsprint LLC Packaging Corporation of America Oregon state 2013 $15,750 tax credit/rebate
SONOCO PRODUCTS CO Sonoco Products Maine state 2010 $15,698 property tax abatement
INTERNATIONAL PAPER COMPANY International Paper Tennessee local 2010 $15,574 property tax abatement
Crown Cork & Seal USA, Inc. Crown Holdings Pennsylvania state 2014 $15,379 tax credit/rebate
Graphic Packaging Graphic Packaging Arkansas state 2010 $15,360 training reimbursement
Graphic Packaging Graphic Packaging Arkansas state 2011 $15,360 training reimbursement
Rock Tenn Solvay Mill WestRock New York local 2016 $15,331 tax credit/rebate
SONOCO PRODUCTS CO Sonoco Products Maine state 2014 $15,270 property tax abatement
Berry Plastics Group, Inc. Berry Global Maryland state 2016 $15,265 tax credit/rebate
International Paper International Paper Mississippi state 2011 $15,254 training reimbursement
CASCADES TISSUE GROUP - TENNESSEE INC Cascades Inc. Tennessee local 2009 $15,232 property tax abatement
Continental PET Tech, Inc. Owens-Illinois Nevada state 2000 $15,200 tax credit/rebate
SONOCO PRODUCTS CO Sonoco Products Maine state 2013 $15,187 property tax abatement
SONOCO PRODUCTS CO Sonoco Products Maine state 2011 $15,158 property tax abatement
Graphic Packaging International, Inc. Graphic Packaging Ohio state 2014 $15,005 tax credit/rebate
INTERNATIONAL CONVERTER INC Novolex Ohio state 2008 $15,000 grant
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