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The 15 Tallest Buildings In The World

Once the United States dominated this list, but these days, you would have to travel halfway across the world to visit all the tallest buildings in it. However, in less than a decade, the tallest building on this list is going to be much, much larger.

15. CITIC Plaza

City: Guangzhou
Country: China
Height: 1283ft (391m)
Floors: 80
Built: 1997

14. 23 Marina

City: Dubai
Country: UAE
Height: 1296ft (395m)
Floors: 89
Built: 2011

13. Al Hamra Tower

City: Kuwait City
Country: Kuwait
Height: 1352ft (412m)
Floors: 77
Built: 2010

12. Two International Finance Centre

City: Hong Kong Island
Country: Hong Kong
Height: 1368ft (417m)
Floors: 88
Built: 2003

11. Jin Mao Tower

City: Shanghai
Country: China
Height: 1380ft (421m)
Floors: 88
Built: 1999

10. Trump International Hotel and Tower

City: Chicago
Country: USA
Height: 1389ft (423m)
Floors: 98
Built: 2009

9. Guangzhou West Tower

City: Guangzhou
Country: China
Height: 1435ft (438m)
Floors: 103
Built: 2010

8. Kingkey 100

City: Shenzhen
Country: China
Height: 1449ft (442m)
Floors: 98
Built: 2011

7. Willis Tower

City: Chicago
Country: USA
Height: 1451ft (442m)
Floors: 108
Built: 1974

6. Nanjing Greenland Financial Tower

City: Nanjing
Country: China
Height: 1476ft (450m)
Floors: 89
Built: 2010

5. Petronas Towers

City: Kuala Lumpur
Country: Malaysia
Height: 1483ft (452m)
Floors: 88
Built: 1998

4. International Commerce Centre

City: Kowloon
Country: Hong Kong
Height: 1588ft (484m)
Floors: 118
Built: 2010

3. Shanghai World Finance Center

City: Shanghai
Country: China
Height: 1614ft (492m)
Floors: 101
Built: 2008

2. Taipei 101

City: Taipei
Country: Taiwan
Height: 1670ft (509m)
Floors: 101
Built: 2004

1. Burj Khalifa

City: Dubai
Country: UAE
Height: 2717ft (828m)
Floors: 163
Built: 2010

BONUS: Kingdom Tower

City: Jeddah
Country: Saudi Arabia
Height: 3280ft (1000m)
Floors: 200
Built: 2016-2017

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