Made In The USA: An Export Boom

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Container ships are positioned under cranes at the Port of Oakland in California. U.S. exports are up more than 30 percent from just two years ago, when President Obama set a goal of doubling U.S. exports in five years. i

Container ships are positioned under cranes at the Port of Oakland in California. U.S. exports are up more than 30 percent from just two years ago, when President Obama set a goal of doubling U.S. exports in five years. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images hide caption

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Container ships are positioned under cranes at the Port of Oakland in California. U.S. exports are up more than 30 percent from just two years ago, when President Obama set a goal of doubling U.S. exports in five years.

Container ships are positioned under cranes at the Port of Oakland in California. U.S. exports are up more than 30 percent from just two years ago, when President Obama set a goal of doubling U.S. exports in five years.

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In this week's podcast of weekends on All Things Considered, a look at America's export boom. Also, how a sour economy has made food stamps the new welfare. Plus, where's the real Kobe beef, 3MF stories, what's topping the Billboard Latin charts and why American music follows the 40-year rule.

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