Finland stocks were lower after the close on Wednesday, as losses in the Healthcare, Basic Materials and Technology sectors led shares lower.
U.S. stocks slid on Wednesday, led by industrial shares, after Washington's threat to impose tariffs on an additional $200 billion worth of Chinese goods raised fears of an escalating trade war.
West Texas Intermediate oil extended losses in North American trade on Wednesday, as data showed that oil supplies in the U.S. fell more than expected.
Two Wall Street firms have already warned about the possibility
of $100 a barrel oil in 2019.
Now another says prices could surpass $150 in the years ahead.
The dollar rose Wednesday as data showing U.S. wholesale prices increased at a faster pace than anticipated last month raised investor expectations for stronger inflation, increasing the prospect of further Fed rate hikes.