LONDON, Sept 28 (Reuters) - British tobacco group Imperial Brands said on Thursday it would meet profit expectations for the year ended on Sept. 30 after its volumes outperformed the industry in the second half.

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The company, which makes West and Davidoff cigarettes, also said it was working with other stakeholders on a rescue deal for British wholesaler Palmer & Harvey.

(Reporting by Paul Sandle; editing by Kate Holton)