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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.

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14. 23 Marina

en.wikipedia.org / Via skyscrapercity.com

City: Dubai

Country: UAE

Height: 1296ft (395m)

Floors: 89

Built: 2011

13. Al Hamra Tower

Via coursesite.uhcl.edu

City: Kuwait City

Country: Kuwait

Height: 1352ft (412m)

Floors: 77

Built: 2010

12. Two International Finance Centre

Via phombo.com

City: Hong Kong Island

Country: Hong Kong

Height: 1368ft (417m)

Floors: 88

Built: 2003

11. Jin Mao Tower

en.wikipedia.org / Via chinese-architecture.info

City: Shanghai

Country: China

Height: 1380ft (421m)

Floors: 88

Built: 1999

10. Trump International Hotel and Tower

en.wikipedia.org / Via yochicago.com

City: Chicago

Country: USA

Height: 1389ft (423m)

Floors: 98

Built: 2009

9. Guangzhou West Tower

Via sciencekids.co.nz

City: Guangzhou

Country: China

Height: 1435ft (438m)

Floors: 103

Built: 2010

8. Kingkey 100

en.wikipedia.org / Via wanniealwayswannie.blogspot.com

City: Shenzhen

Country: China

Height: 1449ft (442m)

Floors: 98

Built: 2011

7. Willis Tower

en.wikipedia.org / Via chitowndining.com

City: Chicago

Country: USA

Height: 1451ft (442m)

Floors: 108

Built: 1974

6. Nanjing Greenland Financial Tower

Via e-architect.co.uk

City: Nanjing

Country: China

Height: 1476ft (450m)

Floors: 89

Built: 2010

5. Petronas Towers

en.wikipedia.org / Via thepetronastowers.com

City: Kuala Lumpur

Country: Malaysia

Height: 1483ft (452m)

Floors: 88

Built: 1998

4. International Commerce Centre

Via thewondrous.com

City: Kowloon

Country: Hong Kong

Height: 1588ft (484m)

Floors: 118

Built: 2010

3. Shanghai World Finance Center

Via rxplanet.blogspot.com

City: Shanghai

Country: China

Height: 1614ft (492m)

Floors: 101

Built: 2008

2. Taipei 101

en.wikipedia.org / Via Flickr: 93291046@N00

City: Taipei

Country: Taiwan

Height: 1670ft (509m)

Floors: 101

Built: 2004

1. Burj Khalifa

en.wikipedia.org / Via yeinjee.com

City: Dubai

Country: UAE

Height: 2717ft (828m)

Floors: 163

Built: 2010

BONUS: Kingdom Tower

Via en.wikipedia.org

City: Jeddah

Country: Saudi Arabia

Height: 3280ft (1000m)

Floors: 200

Built: 2016-2017

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