Facts

Population

Source: Dynamic Busan: Busan Metropolitan City

3,590,101 (2012)

Area

767 km²

296 mi²

# of 150m+ buildings

62 Completed • 12 Under Construction

First 150m+ Building

Tallest Building

Rankings

by no. of 150m+ completed buildings

#

19

Tallest City in

the World
#

15

Tallest City in

Asia
#

2

Tallest City in

South Korea

Buildings

Rank
Name
Status

Completed

Architecturally Topped Out

Structurally Topped Out

Under Construction

On Hold

Never Completed

Proposed

Vision

Demolished

Competition Entry

Canceled

Proposed Renovation

Under Renovation

Renovated

Under Demolition

Height

1

LCT The Sharp Landmark Tower

411.6 m / 1,350 ft

2

LCT The Sharp Residential Tower A

339.1 m / 1,113 ft

3

LCT The Sharp Residential Tower B

333.1 m / 1,093 ft

4

Doosan Haeundae We've the Zenith Tower A

300 m / 984 ft

5

Haeundae I Park Marina Tower 2

292.1 m / 958 ft

6

Busan International Finance Center Landmark Tower

289 m / 948 ft

7

Doosan Haeundae We've the Zenith Tower B

281.5 m / 924 ft

8

Haeundae I Park Marina Tower 1

272.9 m / 895 ft

9

Doosan Haeundae We've the Zenith Tower C

265 m / 869 ft

10

WBC The Palace 1

265 m / 869 ft

CTBUH People & Events

2018 China-Korea-Japan Tall Building Forum

15 June 2018

Vertical Transportation: Ascent & Acceleration

12 September 2017

Videos

27 October 2015

SKYSCRAPER Driven From Inside Out Towards Nature

An essential element of skyscraper architecture lies in its adaptability to an existing environment. For its massiveness in height and size, a skyscraper, while becoming...

Research

12 December 2018

Year in Review: Tall Trends of 2018

The astronomical growth in tall building construction observed over the past decade continued in 2018, though the total number of completed buildings of 200 meters’...

Global News

27 March 2019

Structural Work Begins on Busan High-Rise

POSCO Engineering & Construction has completed the structural work for Haeundae LCT The Sharp, a high-rise apartment complex in Busan, three-and-one-half years after the buildings’...