Obama on Doubling US Exports In 5 Years By Michael McIntee | September 16, 2010 LikeTweet EmailPrint More More on DC Subscribe to DC Follow this author Please note, this video has audio problems. We will repost with audio soon. President Obama notes that the US increased exports by 18% this year. Manufacturing exports are up 20%. That puts the US on track to meet his goal of doubling exports in five years. Support this story and all the stories from The Uptake. Donate.