Varna, Bulgaria
Han Malamir Str, 3
Phone/fax + 359 52 622 157

Ivan Stratsimir Str, 2
phone. +359 52 607 004


  • The AKE company was established in 1989 by Asen Tasev, a long year competitor in Sport Fishing, honoured with the Master in Sports title in the discipline Draught in Fresh Water. Asen Tasev was also the Bulgarian national team coach in Fishing during the period of 1983-1988.
  • In the beginning, the company started its activity with the production of fishing balsa floats. During the same year, a firm shop for trading fishing and sport goods imported from Russia, was opened in Varna.
  • In 1991 the company started wholesale trading with fishing goods from Czech Republic, later with goods from South Korea and China, countries with which it continues trading up to date.
  • In the middle of 1998 the company started its own production in different fishery items, such as keep nets, shrimp cages, umbrella nets, bombarda, sinkers etc,. targeted at the internal market. At the same time fishing goods with the company’s brand started to be sold. The beginning is difficult as a lot of fishing goods produced by leading companies in the branch are offered to the Bulgaria customers. As a result of the experience of Asen Tasev as competitor and trainer as well as of the on-going control on the quality of the offered by the company goods, the company team successfully won their place on the Bulgarian market having as the company’s main goal the achievement of the ideal price – quality interrelation.
  • In the middle of the year 2000, Hristo Kaludov joined the team and both Asen Tasev and he established the company TASEV & KALUDOV Ltd.
  • During the following year, goods of the Italian companies CARSON and GRUPPO DP were added to the product scale of the company. The GRUPPO DP company is specialized in the production of the high quality fishing lines ASSO, distributed in Bulgaria by TASEV & KALUDOV Ltd.