Ningbo

China

Facts

Density

0 people per km²

0 people per mi²

# of 150m+ buildings

27 Completed • 9 Under Construction

First 150m+ Building

Tallest Building

Most Common Function*

Office (42%)

Most Common Material*

Composite (60%)

Rankings

by no. of 150m+ completed buildings

#

47

Tallest City in

the World
#

33

Tallest City in

Asia
#

22

Tallest City in

China

Buildings

Rank
Name
Status

Completed

Architecturally Topped Out

Structurally Topped Out

Under Construction

On Hold

Proposed

Vision

Never Completed

Demolished

Competition Entry

Canceled

Proposed Renovation

Under Renovation

Renovated

Under Demolition

Height

1

Evergrande City Light

453.5 m / 1,488 ft

2

Ningbo Central Plaza Tower 1

409 m / 1,342 ft

3

Manhattan Tower

270 m / 886 ft

4

Ningbo Global Shipping Plaza

262.4 m / 861 ft

5

Ningbo New World Plaza 1

249.7 m / 819 ft

6

Ningbo Bank of China Headquarters

246.2 m / 808 ft

7

Greenland Center Tower 5

240 m / 787 ft

8

Ningbo International Trade Center

228 m / 748 ft

9

Ningbo Guohua Financial Tower

206.5 m / 677 ft

10

World Trade Center West District 1

190 m / 623 ft

Research

17 October 2016

Climate-Responsive Exterior Enclosure Design

In this paper, three different solutions in three different regions of China illustrate best practices for the design and execution of optimized building enclosure systems....

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Global News

02 June 2021

Luxury Hotel Coming to Ningbo

A new Ritz-Carlton is expected to open in Ningbo in 2025. The hotel is slated to occupy the 62nd to 80th floors of the 409-meter-tall...

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Global News

02 April 2019

Police Called on Ningbo Couple for Keeping Thousands of Bees in High-Rise

Police were called to a high-rise residential building in eastern China after a couple ignored repeated complaints from neighbors about their thousands of pet bees....

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