Subsidy Tracker Parent Company Summary

Parent Company Name: 
Westlake Chemical
Ownership Structure: 
publicly traded (ticker symbol WLK)
Headquartered in: 
Texas
Major Industry: 
chemicals
Specific Industry: 
chemicals
Subsidy SummarySubsidy ValueNumber of Awards
State/Local$421,655,830227
Federal (grants and allocated tax credits)$755,3411
TOTAL$422,411,171228
Loan / Bailout SummaryTotal Face ValueNumber of Awards
State/Local loans, bond financing and venture capital$00
Federal loans, loan guarantees and bailout assistance (not including repayments)$438,556,4403
TOTAL$438,556,4403
Time Period for State and Local Awards: 

Earliest year of data: 1998. Availability of data for earlier years varies greatly from program to program. The majority of the listings for this parent company are for the period since 2013.

Time Period for Federal Awards: 

FY2000 to the present

Notes: 

Dollar totals do not include awards for which no subsidy value is disclosed.

Links: 

For a summary of this company's regulatory violations see its Violation Tracker summary page here.

For an overview of political contributions associated with this company, see its Follow the Money page.


Top 5 States for state/local awardsTotal Subsidy $Number of Awards
Louisiana$343,833,582193
Kentucky$70,339,43813
Washington$5,420,2618
Nevada$1,120,3753
Tennessee$500,0001
All other$442,1749

Individual Subsidy Records:

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Company Location Subsidy Source Year Subsidy Value Loan/Bailout Value Type of Subsidysort icon
Westlake Styrene, LP Louisiana state 2008 $317,500 Enterprise Zone
Georgia Gulf Chemicals & Vinyls, LLC Louisiana state 2009 $2,412,500 Enterprise zone
Georgia Gulf Chemicals & Vinyls, LLC Louisiana state 2011 $1,512,500 enterprise zone
Westlake Polymers, LP Louisiana state 2016 $59,481 enterprise zone
Axiall, LLC Louisiana state 2016 $159,500 enterprise zone
AXIALL LLC United States federal 2016 $755,341 federal grant
Westlake Chemical Corporation United States federal 2007 $250,000,000 federal tax-exempt bond
Westlake Chemical Corporation United States federal 2008 $100,000,000 federal tax-exempt bond
Westlake Chemical Corporation United States federal 2010 $88,556,440 federal tax-exempt bond
RBS USA Limited Tennessee state 2014 $500,000 grant
Westlake Vinyls Company, LP Louisiana multiple 2014 $82,291,884 MEGADEAL
Georgia Gulf Chemicals & Vinyls, LLC Louisiana state 2008 $11,263,911 property tax abatement
Georgia Gulf Chemicals & Vinyls, LLC Louisiana state 2008 $1,668,412 property tax abatement
Westlake Polymers, LLC Louisiana state 2008 $917,867 property tax abatement
Westlake Petrochemical, LLC Louisiana state 2008 $884,095 property tax abatement
Westlake Petrochemical, LLC Louisiana state 2008 $814,190 property tax abatement
Westlake Petrochemical, LLC Louisiana state 2008 $790,482 property tax abatement
Westlake Vinyls Company, LP Louisiana state 2008 $716,651 property tax abatement
Westlake Styrene, LP Louisiana state 2008 $652,282 property tax abatement
Westlake Vinyls Company, LP Louisiana state 2008 $577,682 property tax abatement
Georgia Gulf Chemicals & Vinyls, LLC Louisiana state 2008 $570,951 property tax abatement
Westlake Vinyls Company, LP Louisiana state 2008 $570,494 property tax abatement
Georgia Gulf Chemicals & Vinyls, LLC Louisiana state 2008 $523,170 property tax abatement
Westlake Petrochemical, LLC Louisiana state 2008 $519,192 property tax abatement
Westlake Polymers, LLC Louisiana state 2008 $373,693 property tax abatement
Westlake Styrene, LP Louisiana state 2008 $301,016 property tax abatement
Georgia Gulf Lake Charles, LLC Louisiana state 2008 $124,177 property tax abatement
Westlake Petrochemical, LLC Louisiana state 2009 $651,400 property tax abatement
Westlake Styrene, LP Louisiana state 2009 $617,954 property tax abatement
Georgia Gulf Chemicals & Vinyls, LLC Louisiana state 2009 $562,321 property tax abatement
Westlake Petrochemical, LLC Louisiana state 2009 $551,971 property tax abatement
Georgia Gulf Chemicals & Vinyls, LLC Louisiana state 2009 $549,748 property tax abatement
Georgia Gulf Chemicals & Vinyls, LLC Louisiana state 2009 $528,395 property tax abatement
Westlake Vinyls Company, LP Louisiana state 2009 $524,814 property tax abatement
Westlake Petrochemical, LLC Louisiana state 2009 $450,734 property tax abatement
Georgia Gulf Chemicals & Vinyls, LLC Louisiana state 2009 $407,789 property tax abatement
Georgia Gulf Lake Charles, LLC Louisiana state 2009 $405,291 property tax abatement
Westlake Polymers, LLC Louisiana state 2009 $337,867 property tax abatement
PHH Monomers, LLC Louisiana state 2009 $14,978 property tax abatement
Westlake Styrene, LP Louisiana state 2010 $6,601,945 property tax abatement
Westlake Petrochemical, LLC Louisiana state 2010 $1,843,760 property tax abatement
Westlake Vinyls Company, LP Louisiana state 2010 $1,166,610 property tax abatement
Westlake Petrochemical, LLC Louisiana state 2010 $735,808 property tax abatement
Georgia Gulf Chemicals & Vinyls, LLC Louisiana state 2010 $735,215 property tax abatement
Westlake Petrochemical, LLC Louisiana state 2010 $704,225 property tax abatement
Westlake Petrochemical, LLC Louisiana state 2010 $668,875 property tax abatement
Westlake Vinyls Company, LP Louisiana state 2010 $657,216 property tax abatement
Georgia Gulf Chemicals & Vinyls, LLC Louisiana state 2010 $460,509 property tax abatement
Westlake Polymers, LLC Louisiana state 2010 $458,739 property tax abatement
Georgia Gulf Chemicals & Vinyls, LLC Louisiana state 2010 $441,197 property tax abatement
Westlake Petrochemical, LLC Louisiana state 2010 $331,851 property tax abatement
Westlake Petrochemical, LLC Louisiana state 2010 $295,153 property tax abatement
Westlake Petrochemical, LLC Louisiana state 2010 $270,381 property tax abatement
Westlake Styrene, LP Louisiana state 2010 $254,271 property tax abatement
Westlake Petrochemical, LLC Louisiana state 2010 $217,851 property tax abatement
Georgia Gulf Chemicals & Vinyls, LLC Louisiana state 2010 $154,671 property tax abatement
Georgia Gulf Chemicals & Vinyls, LLC Louisiana state 2010 $142,318 property tax abatement
Georgia Gulf Lake Charles, LLC Louisiana state 2010 $70,639 property tax abatement
PHH Monomers, LLC Louisiana state 2010 $61,254 property tax abatement
PLASTIC TRENDS INC. Michigan local 1998 undisclosed property tax abatement
PLASTIC TRENDS, INC Michigan local 2000 undisclosed property tax abatement
Georgia Gulf Chemicals & Vinyls, LLC Louisiana state 2011 $1,227,806 property tax abatement
Georgia Gulf Lake Charles, LLC Louisiana state 2011 $100,840 property tax abatement
PHH Monomers, LLC Louisiana state 2011 $37,580 property tax abatement
Westlake Petrochemical, LLC Louisiana state 2011 $594,829 property tax abatement
Westlake Petrochemical, LLC Louisiana state 2011 $501,341 property tax abatement
Westlake Petrochemical, LLC Louisiana state 2011 $203,875 property tax abatement
Westlake Polymers, LLC Louisiana state 2011 $319,764 property tax abatement
Westlake Styrene, LP Louisiana state 2011 $150,853 property tax abatement
Westlake Vinyls Company, LP Louisiana state 2011 $3,198,866 property tax abatement
Westlake Vinyls Company, LP Louisiana state 2011 $619,278 property tax abatement
Westlake Vinyls Company, LP Louisiana state 2011 $348,273 property tax abatement
Westlake Vinyls Company, LP Louisiana state 2011 $228,204 property tax abatement
Georgia Gulf Lake Charles, LLC Louisiana state 2012 $224,084 property tax abatement
Westlake Styrene, LP Louisiana state 2012 $271,777 property tax abatement
Westlake Petrochemical, LLC Louisiana state 2012 $344,797 property tax abatement
Westlake Petrochemical LLC Louisiana state 2012 $356,606 property tax abatement
Westlake Polymers, LLC Louisiana state 2012 $470,044 property tax abatement
Westlake Polymers, LLC Louisiana state 2012 $603,355 property tax abatement
Westlake Petrochemical, LLC Louisiana state 2012 $722,074 property tax abatement
Westlake Petrochemical, LLC Louisiana state 2012 $789,721 property tax abatement
Westlake Petrochemical, LLC Louisiana state 2012 $820,369 property tax abatement
Georgia Gulf Chemicals & Vinyls, LLC Louisiana state 2012 $3,602,518 property tax abatement
ROYAL MOULDINGS LTD. Tennessee local 2012 undisclosed property tax abatement
ROYAL MOULDINGS LTD. Tennessee local 2012 undisclosed property tax abatement
Royal Mouldings, Ltd. Tennessee local 2013 undisclosed property tax abatement
Royal Mouldings, Ltd. Tennessee local 2013 undisclosed property tax abatement
Royal Mouldings, Ltd. Tennessee local 2013 undisclosed property tax abatement
Royal Mouldings, Ltd. Tennessee local 2013 undisclosed property tax abatement
Royal Mouldings, Ltd. Tennessee local 2013 undisclosed property tax abatement
Royal Mouldings, Ltd. Tennessee local 2013 undisclosed property tax abatement
Royal Mouldings, Ltd. Tennessee local 2013 undisclosed property tax abatement
Royal Mouldings, Ltd. Tennessee local 2013 undisclosed property tax abatement
Royal Mouldings, Ltd. Tennessee local 2013 undisclosed property tax abatement
Royal Mouldings, Ltd. Tennessee local 2013 undisclosed property tax abatement
Royal Mouldings, Ltd. Tennessee local 2013 undisclosed property tax abatement
Royal Mouldings, Ltd. Tennessee local 2013 undisclosed property tax abatement
Royal Mouldings, Ltd. Tennessee local 2013 undisclosed property tax abatement
Royal Mouldings, Ltd. Tennessee local 2013 undisclosed property tax abatement
Axiall, LLC Louisiana state 2013 $5,889,409 property tax abatement
Georgia Gulf Lake Charles, LLC Louisiana state 2013 $129,661 property tax abatement
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