The field is located in Zelenovskiy district, West Kazakhstan region of the Republic of Kazakhstan. Chinarevskoye field is located approximately 90 km to north-west of Uralsk city. Discovered in 1991, according to geological survey data the reserves are 49 billion m3 of natural gas and 35 million tonnes of oil.
The Chinarevskoye field is the principal producing asset of Nostrum Oil & Gas, the field is operated through its wholly-owned subsidiary Zhaikmunai LLP. In addition, Nostrum Oil & Gas holds a 100% interest in and is the operator of the Rostoshinskoye, Darinskoye and Yuzhno-Gremyachenskoye oil and gas fields. Located in the pre-Caspian basin to the north-west of Uralsk, these exploration and development fields are approximately 60 and 120 kilometres respectively from the Chinarevskoye field.